Super Moist Blueberry Corn Muffins with Whipped Maple Butter {Vegan}

Blueberry picking on a dewy, summer morning is so peaceful.

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Five-Minute Super Bean Sun-dried Tomato & Basil Salad {Vegan, Gluten-Free}  High protein, high fiber, filling salad perfect for picnics or packed lunches!

This high protein, high fiber, filling salad comes together in just 5 minutes.  Just rinse, chop, mix- and you have a great salad that’s perfect for picnics or packed lunches!

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Cheesy Broccoli Crostini

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We got broccoli in our CSA this week and I thought the best way to serve it would be in a gooey cheese sauce atop crunchy bread.  I mean, is there a better way??

For those of you wondering what a CSA is…

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Roasted Beet, Avocado, and Orange Salad {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

Beets are up there in my all-time favorite foods so it boggles my mind that so many people are afraid of them!  Had too many of the canned, pickled varieties on mediocre salad bars?  Trust me, you will be surprised – scratch that- happily shocked, when you try your first roasted, fresh beet!  If you’re feeling brave enough, read on… I have converted many’a beet-hater.

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Lemon & Dill Tiny Taters {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

These lil taters are soft and buttery and make a great, easy side dish.

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Portobello Burgers with Sun-Dried Tomato & Basil Topping {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

I hosted my first great summer cookout the other day.  It was impromptu, casual, full of laughs, and healthy.  Just my style.

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Roasted Cauliflower Tacos with Creamy Salsa {Vegan, Gluten-Free}

Hot diggity dog, it’s taco time!  It’s 70, sunny, and 100% beautiful here in Ohio right now.  Which is pretty rare… 

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Honeyed Rhubarb and Brie Panini

Rhubarb was always a mysterious and untouched ingredient in our house growing up.  It was dubbed “Sour Celery” and not worthy of a pie.  But now as a grown up, I’ve change my tune.

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Shine Salad! {High Protein, Fiber, Antioxidants, Vegan, Gluten-Free, Delicious}

Behold a salad that will make you feel good and look beautiful!  The colorful vegetables and olive oil deliver a punch of lycopene, anti-oxidants, and healthy fats to give you beautiful skin and hair.  This protein rich salad will leave you feeling satisfied and full of energy, but never weighed down.

All in all, this a big plate of natures healing medicines, skin creams, and hair treatments in one.

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No-Chicken Bouillon {Vegan, Gluten-Free, Only 4 Ingredients}

On a quest to recreate a pantry staple in my house, I discovered that just 4 ingredients is all it takes to make No-Chicken Bouillon.

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