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Lisa Turner
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A vegetarian cook for many years, Lisa shares her collection of delicious and healthy recipes at foodandspice.blogspot.com, with an emphasis on spicy Indian dishes. If you want to know what sensible vegetarians eat, my kitchen is the place to be.
A vegetarian cook for many years, Lisa shares her collection of delicious and healthy recipes at foodandspice.blogspot.com, with an emphasis on spicy Indian dishes. If you want to know what sensible vegetarians eat, my kitchen is the place to be.

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Homemade Fruit and Nut Maple Granola
There is nothing quite like homemade granola as I can now assert with confidence, having finally made my own. It's not something I eat all that often, but it does make for a healthy treat, quick breakfast or travel along snack. Granola is especially delight...

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Creamy Peanut Butter Chickpea & Squash Curry
Though I embrace nearly every legume with open arms and a hungry tummy, my pantry being a concrete overflowing testament to that statement, if I absolutely had to choose a favorite, say a desert island essential, I would say buttery soft, plump, and infinit...

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No-Bake Trail Mix Energy Bites
My approach to eating is to focus on small balanced meals and wholesome snacks and treats that can be enjoyed throughout the day. I always focus on variety and quality ingredients to ensure that my digestive system is not overly taxed and additionally that ...

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Potato Patties Stuffed with Spiced Mushrooms and Green Peas
Potatoes are always a nourishing and comforting choice to serve up for dinner, and when they are shaped into heavenly patties with a mushroom and pea filling, complete with fresh dill and spices, and then baked or fried and topped with velvety tomato chutne...

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Hearty Vegetarian Beet Borscht with Lentils, Quinoa and Fresh Dill
Pretty much anytime I serve up a hearty bowl of borscht, I am again convinced it is one of the healthiest and most comforting soups to be enjoyed during the winter months. However, I enjoy it so much that I would never refuse a bowl, no matter the time of y...

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Savory Corn Fritters {Vegan}
Paring down the cookbook shelves has its advantages. As much as it pains me to let go of books, cookbooks or otherwise, so often the experience is one of renewal and discovery. I looked through books that I hadn't opened for a while, salvaged some recipes f...

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk Teff Cookies
Teff is one of the smallest and oldest known grains on the planet, and it sure is one of the mightiest. Native to Ethiopia, teff is used in a wide variety of ways, enjoyable just cooked up as is into a porridge, shaped into savory cakes , incorporated into ...

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Chana Palak (Spicy Chickpeas and Spinach)
I used to get confused about the difference between chana saag and chana palak. The common elements are chickpeas, split or whole, and leafy greens. As it turns out, palak means spinach, whereas saag can mean any leafy green, including spinach but also must...

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11 Comforting Vegetarian Soups and Salads, for NCR
Happy New Year to my family, friends and readers. Wishing everyone good eats, prosperity and health for 2017. What better way to do that than present The No Croutons Required roundup of vegetarian soups and salads received for the early winter edition? Sett...

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11 Comforting Vegetarian Soups and Salads, for NCR
Happy New Year to my family, friends and readers. Wishing everyone good eats, prosperity and health for 2017. What better way to do that than present The No Croutons Required roundup of vegetarian soups and salads received for the early winter edition? Sett...
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