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Spicy Roasted Chickpeas

I’ve watched several roasted chickpea videos and looked at a fair amount of recipes online.  I chose this video for a couple of reasons. It looked delicious The recipe is in the video instead of in the description She describes how she processes dry chickpeas in the crockpot and then freezes them for later (you can use […]

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Pico de gallo

Chips and Pico de Gallo Snack

  My very un-vegan boyfriend was having chips and spinach dip and offered me some. He said he got it for us to share because it had yogurt in it, not realizing that yogurt is not vegan.  He is just the sweetest man on earth and very supportive of my vegan lifestyle, but like everyone else, sometimes […]

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Breaded Vegan Asparagus

Amazingly, as of this writing, Pillsbury Crescent Rolls are vegan. And if they ever decide to be not vegan, then go ahead and find another crescent roll manufacturer because these appetizers look great. The full recipe for Breaded Vegan Asparagus is on the website Rich Bitch Cooking. You will need crescent rolls, asparagus, Italian breadcrumbs, Bake at 350 […]

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Vegan Superbowl Chili

I love chili. And this recipe looks great. I like to make vegan cornbread with my chili – I have used Betty Crocker’s Fluffy Cornbread recipe very successfully, substituting Ener-G Egg Replacer for the eggs, non dairy milk for the cow’s milk, and Earth Balance margarine for the butter.  I like salsa on my chili, or […]

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What type of onion to use?

What Type of Onion to Use?

  I am often baffled when I go into the grocery store and have to decide on which type of onion to use for a recipe. All I know is that red onions can be eaten raw. Here is a brief guide that will hopefully answer the question “What type of onion to use?” Sweet […]

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Vegan Super Bowl Food

So the Super Bowl is coming up. Either you are going to a Super Bowl party, you are hosting a Super Bowl party, or you’re saying to yourself: “What’s a Super Bowl?” One thing is for sure – traditional Super Bowl food is not particularly vegan-friendly. I don’t need to get into the details, but […]

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