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Brieftons 5-Blade Spiralizer Review + Sweet Potato Noodles with Kale & Garlicky Chickpeas

April 1, 2016
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Disclosure: I received this product free of charge on behalf of Tomoson and Brieftons. Post contains affiliate links. All opinions expressed are my own. Over the past few months, I have made an effort to prepare healthier weeknight meals for my family that are still quick and easy to make. One example of a meal that can easily be made more nutritious is spaghetti. Replace traditional noodles with vegetable noodles made with just about any vegetable from zucchini to carrots. They cook quicker…

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Roasted Butternut Squash and Broccoli Quinoa Bowl

February 18, 2016
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In the winter I crave warm, hearty, and protein packed meals that will keep me nourished and full. This Roasted Butternut Squash and Broccoli Quinoa Bowl is no exception to that. It is full of warm roasted broccoli, squash, and chickpeas. Protein rich quinoa is the base of the bowl and adds texture and heartiness to the dish. Pumpkin seeds are sprinkled on top for a bit of crunch and additional protein in each bite. This recipe can be put together…

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Banana Bread Oatmeal {Vegan & Gluten-Free}

January 22, 2016
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One of my favorite things for breakfast (especially on a cold PA winter morning) is oatmeal loaded with fresh fruit and nuts. I also love banana bread so I thought I would combine the two for an amazing wholesome and hearty breakfast. It’s ready in about 10 minutes and is packed with protein so you will likely be full until your next meal. Enjoy! Ingredients 2 cups almond milk 1 cup old fashioned rolled oats (gluten-free oats can be used as…

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Apple Salad with Cider Lime Vinaigrette

August 18, 2015
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This Apple Salad has quickly become a family favorite over the summer. It is delicious, easy to make, and perfect for lunch or dinner! I hope you enjoy the fresh flavors in this recipe! Ingredients 10 oz arugula 2 medium sized apples, diced (I like to use Fuji, Granny Smith, or Gala) 1/2 cup shredded carrots 1/2 cup gorgonzola cheese 1/2 cup golden raisins 1/2 cup pecans, chopped Juice of 1 lime 1/2 cup olive oil 1 tbsp apple cider…

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Plant-Powered Families Cookbook Review & Giveaway

August 2, 2015
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This post has been sponsored. All opinions expressed are my own. Is your family on a plant-based diet? Are you looking to incorporate more nutritious recipes into your family’s weekly meal plan? Dreena Burton’s Plant-Powered Families offers over 100 delicious kid-friendly, whole foods based, vegan recipes in an easy to read and organized cookbook. Plant-Powered Families offers a variety of flavorful, nutritious, and satisfying recipes for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessert. Each recipe is created with common kitchen ingredients and…

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