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smoky roasted chickpeas
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Smoky Roasted Chickpeas

When we have family coming from out of state, we like to get plenty of snacks ready, especially snacks and finger foods we can take to the beach. These smoky roasted chickpeas are perfect for having on hand in a nice jar or other airtight container. We only have about a block to walk, so […]

All Vegan Recipes, Christmas Winter Holidays, Game Day, Gluten Free Option, Snacks

Roasted Mixed Nuts

These roasted mixed nuts are so fantastic for snacking on the go. Maple syrup holds the coating together, but the sweetness is minimal and nothing is processed. An improvement on an old recipe! I used double the nuts from the original recipe, to cut the sweetness even farther. I also cut the salt by a […]

fresh raspberry hand pies
All Vegan Recipes, Breakfast, Desserts, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Fruit, Snacks, Valentine's Day

Fresh Raspberry Hand Pies

These vegan Fresh Raspberry Hand Pies are great for a quick and easy dessert or sweet breakfast or brunch item. You might even get your kids to assemble these!Β  These are also great for taking to the beach for a little sugary pick-me-up. Not too sweet, the pie is filled with fresh raspberries and raspberry […]

Cute yellow crab on the beach
Lifestyle

My Beach Playlist

I hope you enjoy listening to my beach playlist (Spotify link below). I put it together last year, but recently updated some songs. You need a Spotify account to listen, but you can also scroll through the song list here, so you can recreate it elsewhere. I’ll add more songs as I discover their beachworthiness. […]

vegan mushroom pot pie
All Vegan Recipes, Entrees, Father's Day, Irish Cuisine, Lunch & Dinner, Oven Dishes, Savory Tarts & Pies

Vegan Mushroom Pot Pie

I had to try this vegan mushroom pot pie recipe because I have a *thing* for mushrooms (and for pot pies). By the time I had finished assembling it, I had changed the recipe quite a bit, but with a mushroom and veggie base intact, the recipe is still rich and hearty – perfect for […]

corn tomato avocado salsa
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Corn Tomato Avocado Salsa

This Florida Corn Tomato Avocado Salsa, made with fresh corn,Β is loaded with flavors. The lime, cumin, bell pepper and onion add an extra zip to the other milder ingredients. Sprinkle your favorite hot sauce on the entire bowl before serving, or serve with the hot sauce on the side. You might enjoy visiting our Mexican […]