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What’s For Dinner: Berry Delish Salad

It’s flu season. Where I live, it isn’t really bad yet, but I saw a report on the news the other day that said it has hit some other areas pretty hard. While just about everyone gets the flu once in a while, the best way to get over it quickly is to make sure

 
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Rawmazing: Hand Made Raw Chocolate Truffle Box

Tuesday was MIL’s birthday! We took her out to dinner (she loves to eat out) and we gave her this as a gift. No, it’s not just a box. It contains an assortment of amazing raw chocolate confections! Here is what is hiding under the two big ones. Don’t those look luscious! DH and I

 
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Let Them Eat Cake: Raw Black Forest Cake Bites

Traditional Black Forest Cake is made in layers of chocolate cake with whipped cream and cherries between each layer. While this version certainly isn’t traditional, it does pay tribute to the basic concept. It also contains much healthier ingredients. Equipment juicer food processor brownie mold Raw Black Forest Cake Bites   Print Prep time 15

 
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Let Them Eat Cake: Raw Humming Bird Cake Bites

I’m working on raw treats right now! In particular, I’m looking at various cake ideas. I found a recipe for Humming Bird Cake on the internet. Although my version deviated from the original, it’s still based in the tropical flavors, and it’s really yummy! It uses the same concepts as my Raw Carrot Cake, the

 
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What’s For Dessert: Raw Chocolate Bliss Squares

Last Saturday, DH had his first raw chocolate adventure. He made this: I call it Raw Chocolate Bliss, because when I eat it, it makes me feel so HAPPY! It is a combination of raw cacao paste, raw cacao butter, vanilla powder, pure maple syrup, coconut nectar, walnuts and hemp seeds. Many commercial chocolates give

 
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It’s A Party! Herbed Chezee

We call this stuff “chezee”, since it’s not cheese, but it’s a vegan version! It’s comparable to a fresh, soft goat cheeze, mixed with herbs and can be used in recipes in place of it. This is really easy to make, since the nuts can soak on the counter and once that’s done, it only

 
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Saucy Tricks: Easy Spinach Pesto

A beautiful pesto sauce adds both a nutritional and presentation punch to your dishes. Making it is about as easy as it gets. Here’s my setup. Equipment blender squeeze bottle (optional) Ingredients 1 cup raw pine nuts, soaked 2 to 4 hours 2 cups fresh organic spinach, packed 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 teaspoon white

 
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What’s For Dinner: Collard Wraps

This week in our Bountiful Baskets we got Collard Greens. HUH? Collard Greens? I have no clue what to do with those! The only thing that comes to mind is that boiled, nasty, bitter Southern dish that usually also includes ham or bacon! DH says, “You said we need to eat lots of dark, leafy

 
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