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how to cut tomatillos
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Kitchen Basics: How to Cut & Cook Tomatillos

If you like Mexican food, you’ve probably eaten tomatillos, or Mexican husk tomatoes, many times. And if you love salsa verde (green salsa), you have absolutely eaten tomatillos. While most people have had tomatillos in their Mexican dishes, many still haven’t cooked with them. I bought my first fresh tomatillos to make salsa verde, took […]

3 simple grilled fruits
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3 Simple Grilled Fruits

These 3 simple grilled fruits are a super fun addition to any cookout! Prepare them ahead and have them ready to go on the indoor or outdoor grill with your meal or as a fresh summer dessert. Usually I am working with recipes making not-so-healthy foods a little healthier. This time, I’m afraid, adding brown […]

quick soup for two
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Quick Soup for Two

Enjoy this quick soup for two on a night you don’t want to spend in the kitchen, but aren’t in the mood for frozen or canned foods. The recipe makes two servings – perfect for you and a friend, or you can have a second bowl! Though the recipe is straightforward and simple, it’s loaded […]

vegan baked beans
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Summer Potluck Baked Beans

These flavorful summer potluck baked beans will be a welcome addition to your summer picnics and gatherings. You only have to make sure to use vegan Worchestershire sauce. Easy peasy! I like the sweetness added by the brown sugar, but if you want to omit it, the beans are still delicious! For mine, I reduce […]

avocado spinach artichoke dip
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Spicy Avocado Spinach Artichoke Dip

Summer is the best time for a classic, fresh, avocado spinach artichoke dip. This dip is good with pita chips, tortilla chips, crusty bread and veggies. I eat mine with fresh carrot chips. I had to try my hand at making my own version of this dip!  Mine is a little more spicy, but with […]

peach crisp vegan ice cream
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Peach Crisp Vegan Ice Cream

Vegan ice creams are my favorite recipes to develop and when you taste this vegan peach crisp ice cream, you’ll see why. Vegan ice creams are delicious! So many recipes feature peaches while they’re in season. I love a good fruit crisp, and when I was testing this ice cream, I kept thinking “This needs […]