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Lentil-Beet Burgers

Scoff if you will at the notion of full-on loving a good veggie “burger,” but I will continue to raise my veggie burger flag high. These richly savory patties can be composed of all kinds of plant-based goodness for surprisingly satisfying meals that ...

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Triple Chocolate Cookies

The question: In a time where dads have pretty much everything (or, simply claim not to want anything), what’s a loving daughter or son to do for father’s day gifting? My dad has never been a necktie kinda guy, nor has he once ...

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Cherry-Almond Barley Porridge

From rainbow-hued smoothie bowls to warm grains piled high with all your textural favorites, it seems as though there’s a lot of us that have begun to rethink our breakfast in a big way … and it’s all about the bowls. What are ...

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Pint-size Pies

Wash out your mason jars, as here comes yet another use for those versatile suckers. And this one’s particularly tasty…

There’s a great local restaurant that’s not terribly far from our house (which is saying a lot when you live ...

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Spicy Greens Juice

I continue to be amazed and impressed by just how much the juicing trend has taken storm (that’s the power of a healthy habit that WORKS!). At the risk of sounding like a 34-year-old going on great-grandmother here, “back in ...

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What’s so great about lucuma?

From ice cream to baked goods … is there anything lucuma can’t enhance?

Though lucuma isn’t a superfood that’s considered mainstream in North America (yet!), it’s actually been harvested and consumed for thousands of years in South America. This ultra-nutritious ...

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Strawberry Peach Crisp

Just as the rest of the country is pulling into spring full-bling, the canyons here in Los Angeles are gloomy and drizzly today. Please though, don’t pity us – we love it.  A rainy day is practically a holiday in ...

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Spring Quinoa Bowl

Everyone always talks about the urge they feel for “spring cleaning.” I wish I could say that was true in my case. But while I may lack in window-washing or cobweb-sweeping skills, I proudly admit that I excel in gardening. I’m one ...

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Cauliflower Rice

Whether you’re going grain-free, looking for a tasty way to reduce calories and amp up nutrition, or simply obsessed with cauliflower like me, mastering the simple art of making fluffy cauliflower “rice” is a game-changing way to increase your daily veggie consumption. ...