So Delicious Gingerbread Cookie Coconut Shake

Gingerbread Cookie Coconut Shake from HealthySlowCooking.com

  It’s really starting to feel like the holidays. Bright red berries are popping up on the holly bushes around my house and my Christmas cactus is booming. That makes me get a taste for some traditional flavors – even if they are served in not-so-traditional forms. This thick shake made with ground up ginger cookies […]

Pear and Apple Cardamom Ginger Muffins

Pear and Apple Cardamom Ginger Muffins

Muffins are a great way to use up bits and pieces of fruit. Heck, even if you don’t have any fresh fruit at all you can add in nuts and dried fruit instead. Plus there’s not an easier breakfast than grabbing a muffin on your way out of the door. Make these on a Sunday […]

Allyson Kramer shares my Vanilla Hazelnut Creamer and a Gingerbread Latte

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One of the things I love about being a vegan author is how great the vegan author community is. Allyson and I haven’t met in person yet, but I already know how awesome she is. She does great gluten-free recipes that everyone enjoys. Make sure to look at some of her beautiful photos and tasty […]

Thai Coconut Tongue of Fire Soup from The Great Vegan Bean Book

Tongue of Fire Soup from The Great Vegan Bean Book

This creamy soup is full of Thai flavor. Lemongrass, lime, coconut milk, ginger and cilantro elevate this soup to an exotic treat. The tongue of fire in the title refers to a variety of heirloom beans with that name, which have a meaty mouthfeel and an undertone of spice in them. They are firm like […]

Ginger Red Bean Popsicles from The Great Vegan Bean Book

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    I thought summer might end a little early but with weather there is almost always a turn. Today is in the 90s which is still better than the 100s, but I’ve been spoiled with to many perfect, cool mornings in a row. Since I can’t change the weather I’ll change my internal temp […]

Easy Asian Broccoli Slaw Made with Coconut Milk

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This is great as a side on a picnic or to top a veggie burger hot off the grill. It’s creamy with coconut milk and has a little kick from Sriracha. Mincing the broccoli will fool the pickiest eater into trying a few bites. This dish comes together in minutes, so it’s perfect for an impromptu party. […]

Celebrate National Coffee Day with a Slow Cooker Gingerbread Latte

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When Hilary from So Delicious reminded me National Coffee Day was coming up I started thinking of my favorite fall weather treats. I never tried to recreate a gingerbread latte before, so I thought that was a good place to start. Just so you know, Hilary did send me some of their creamers to test […]

Slow Cooker Lemon Ginger Oatmeal

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A quick note from your friend, Steel Cut Oats: I know it’s summer, but I’m really starting to miss you. We both know that your Doctor thinks we’re a good team.  It’s about time for this little break to end. So, as soon as you can, try this creamy, lemony oatmeal with a little ginger […]

Slow Cooker Gingerbread Oatmeal – The Oatmeal to Calm Your Stomach

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Welcome to day 4 of love your oatmeal week! Today’s oatmeal reminds me of my favorite quick bread. Since this is cold and flu season you may find yourself with a tummy ache at some point. Ginger is a great way to soothe your tummy. Plus it tastes good too! Slow Cooker Gingerbread Oatmeal 2 to […]