Category: Summer Holidays

watermelon strawberry slush
All Vegan Recipes, Drinks, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Fruit, Gluten Free, Smoothies, Summer Holidays

Watermelon Strawberry Slush

Cool off with this yummy, refreshing watermelon strawberry slush, a perfect summer drink. Made with frozen watermelon, strawberries, coconut yogurt, and splashes of lime juice and orange juice (or any fruit juice), this slushie is tangy, sweet and very cold. When freezing your fruit for the drink, remember that you need one cup of each […]

curtido salvadoran slaw
All Vegan Recipes, Cuban Cuisine, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Game Day, Gluten Free, Lunch & Dinner, One Pot Dishes, Salads, Sides, Summer Holidays, Vegetables

Curtido Salvadoran Slaw

The first time I made curtido Salvadoran slaw, I was using a not-so-hot recipe and the results were very vinegar-y. For Honduran, Cuban and Salvadoran recipes, you will find many versions online of the most used recipes. You have to eat each food (prepared by someone else) a few times, then try several recipes until […]

easy homemade ketchup
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Kitchen Basics: Easy Homemade Ketchup

This easy homemade ketchup is so full of flavor – I don’t think I’ll ever use store bought ketchup again! And you can make this ketchup just the way you like it. Making it at home, you control the levels of sweetness and saltiness. After you’ve made it once or twice, you can see how […]

vegan sloppy joes
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Vegan Sloppy Joes

In my family, we love these vegan sloppy joes! Add this childhood dream meal to your casual dinner rotation and keep the recipe handy for summer holidays, too! There are only a few core ingredients in this recipe – olive oil, onion, vegan beef crumbles, lentils – the rest are spices and herbs, plus broth […]

summer radish salad
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Summer Radish Salad

This summer radish salad is so fresh, crispy and bright – perfect for lunch or dinner at home or for taking to a cookout or potluck. I prefer English cucumbers in salads (and just to eat sliced) – the skin is thinner and the flavor and aromas are stronger than other cucumber varieties. I also […]

peanut butter chocolate blondies
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Peanut Butter Chocolate Blondies

If you need a quick dessert to take to a cookout or picnic this weekend, these peanut butter chocolate blondies are the greatest! Non-vegans will love them, too. This recipe from Baker by Nature is so easy to make, vegan (of course!) and very delicious. I made slight alterations to the original recipe. If you […]