morrocan-eggplant-sautee

Morrocan Eggplant and Chickpea Sautee

One thing I enjoyed during my three month stay in Istanbul this past Summer was picking up new Middle Eastern inspired recipes and cuisine from the ingredients that were available at our local market. The majority of produce  in season and sold at our local market were large and succulent figs (I probably binged on …

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Cauliflower & Butternut Squash Stew

Time is running out to eat butternut squash soup, so I want to throw in one last recipe that I love that incorporates two of my favorite veggies: cauliflower and butternut squash. The combination of these two foods makes a powerhouse meal. Both cauliflower and butternut squash have powerful anti-inflammatory properties,  a slew of B …

celery-root-puree

Rosemary Beets and Celery Root Puree

  A lot of people confuse celery root with plain old celery, but let me tell you, it’s completely different and makes a perfect puree. This root has many natural therapeutic properties; it is antiseptic, calming, stimulates the metabolic system and aids in the fat burning process. It is packed with Vitamins A, C, E, …

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Vegan Peppermint Squares

We know it is super tempting to indulge in fatty foods and sweets with processed sugars during family gatherings, so today’s recipe is a vegan dessert alternative that is frighteningly addictive. The rich and fluffy peppermint filling is surprisingly made of soaked cashews and coconut cream, and these Enjoy Life Foods vegan chocolate chips are …