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Quinoa Summer Salad (Recipe Redux)

Quinoa Summer Salad (Recipe Redux)

A quinoa summer salad that is bright, refreshing, healthy and delicious featuring fresh summer vegetables and quinoa. Happy birthday Recipe ReDux!  The theme for the month of June is Celebrate a ReDuxer!  So for ReDux’s birthday month, we were challenged to celebrate each other by picking a fellow ReDuxer and either make one of their recipes or create one of our own inspired […]

5 Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes

5 Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes

Well folks, it’s the final countdown to Thanksgiving.  Tomorrow is the big day that we have all been preparing for with enthusiasm and excitement.   If you are in need of additional vegan or vegetarian sides to add to your menu, I have rounded up 5 Thanksgiving side dish recipes that have had the most popularity on […]

Roasted Butternut Squash, Sweet Potato and Apple soup

Roasted Butternut Squash, Sweet Potato and Apple soup

Fall is here! The leaves have begun falling and the days and nights are cooler.  This usually means it’s time for me to break out the warm sweaters, tea and my favorite soups.  This lovely roasted butternut squash, sweet potato and apple soup makes use of the now arriving fall/ winter vegetables and fruits.   It is hearty, […]

Asian Inspired Radish, Cucumber and Celery Salad

Asian Inspired Radish, Cucumber and Celery Salad

Today’s Asian inspired radish, cucumber and celery salad is just fitting for the hot temperatures we’ve been experiencing here in NYC.  It is a truly light and refreshing salad that can easily be served for lunch.   You will notice that my recent recipes have radishes.  That’s because I have so many radishes on hand. […]

Meatless Monday: Red Kidney Bean Hummus with Toasted Cumin Seeds

Meatless Monday: Red Kidney Bean Hummus with Toasted Cumin Seeds

Happy Monday and hello August!!!  I mean its August already, the months are simply going by so quickly.  I hope you are all enjoying the summer so far and staying cool as much as possible 🙂   This beautiful Meatless Monday dish of red kidney bean hummus with toasted cumin seeds is perfect for those […]

Summer Salad with Pea Tendrils and Garlic Scapes Pesto

Summer Salad with Pea Tendrils and Garlic Scapes Pesto

This easy and simple summer salad was created during our most recent heat wave here in NYC, where turning on the stove or oven was just not an option.   This summer salad with pea tendrils and garlic scapes pesto gave me the opportunity to use all these beautiful summer vegetables I had on hand […]

Meatless Monday: Zesty Vegetable Pasta Salad

Meatless Monday: Zesty Vegetable Pasta Salad

Today’s meatless Monday recipe is a zesty vegetable pasta salad inspired from this week’s CSA bounty of zucchini and cucumbers among other fruits and vegetables.  Since joining a CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) a few years ago, I have enjoyed eating with the seasons.  It is a great feeling knowing that you are supporting your local […]

Roasted Potato Salad with Parsley and Introducing the YUMMLY Button

Roasted Potato Salad with Parsley and Introducing the YUMMLY Button

Today, in addition to the featured recipe, roasted potato salad with parsley, I will also be sharing a bit of information about this cool feature I recently added to the site called the YUM button.   If you’ve heard of it and are already using it, then feel free to skip down to the recipe. […]