Ricki Heller Tells Us All About Coconut Oil and Shares a Recipe too!

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I’m sure you’ve heard about Ricki Heller’s new book, Naturally Sweet & Gluten-Free because the vegan bloggers (like me) just can’t stop talking about it.  Ricki is also well known for her blog full of wonderful allergy friendly recipes. Below Ricki tells us all kinds of information on coconut oil and shares a delicious recipe from her […]

Fork and Beans Makes Autumn Harvest Soup and a Giveaway of Her Halloween Ebook

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If you don’t already know Cara Reed of Fork and Beans you are in for a huge treat. She’s the creative recipe developer behind tons of allergy friendly Halloween candy and that’s just a start. Her gluten-free, dairy-free and egg-free recipes are amazingly innovative and you must try her Cauliflower “Fish” Tacos. Of course you […]

Ann of Unrefined Vegan makes Vanilla Fig Oatmeal and a Recipe for Spooky Halloween Oats!

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Ann is another wonderful friend I’m made this past year. Her recipes are stellar and she is the founder of the Virtual Vegan Potluck. She’s sharing her beautiful photos and the recipe for my very favorite oatmeal – Vanilla Fig Oatmeal with Baklava Topping on her blog today. I will be announcing the next Virtual Vegan […]

Monika Soria Caruso’s Gluten-Free Sausage and a Pasta Sauce

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Monika Soria Caruso of Windy City Vegan is one of my favorite testers and I’m lucky enough that we live close to each other to see each other every once in awhile. She’s a great blogger and recipe developer in her own right.  She developed the gluten-free biscuit recipe in the bean book and created […]

Kristina Sloggett Shares My Pumpkin Coconut Caramel Sauce

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I love Kristina’s blog, Spa Bettie, and am so excited to have her introduce one of my favorite recipes – Pumpkin Coconut Caramel Sauce. This is a  must-make recipe to go along with fall. You know it’s time to start the pumpkin craziness! Her blog is stuffed full of innovative and approachable fun recipes. I […]

Slow Cooker Breakfast Burritos at 86 Lemons and a Bonus Oatmeal Recipe

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Today my blog tour stops at 86 Lemons, Livvy Zimmerman’s beautiful blog. her Chopped Power Salad really has me drooling. I love the vibrancy of her photos as well as her friendly conversational tone. It’s like listening to an old friend with great taste in food! I’m still hoping fall will surprise me any day now. […]

Slow Cooker Indian-Spiced Mixed Lentil Stew

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Here’s a quick and easy slow cooker stew that makes about 2 to 3 servings. I love using my small slow cooker and it was really fun testing the limits of it last year when I was writing Vegan Slow Cooking for Two. (You can double or triple this recipe and use a larger slow […]

Cooling Summer Watermelon Gazpacho

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Watermelon is one of the most refreshing treats of summer. Add it into a chilled soup and you have the best hot weather meal ever!

Pineapple Rum Beans from The Great Vegan Bean Book

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Today we’re off to visit the amazing Gail Davis at her blog Hungry Vegan. Other than being a vegan mover and shaker she keeps us all up to date on the latest cookbooks! Black Runner beans are my favorite in the Pineapple Rum Beans though you can certainly use kidney beans in the place to […]

Quick and Easy Vegan Arroz con Pollo Made with Beyond Meat

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Looking for an easy meal to make this weekend? This dish is full of chopped chicken-free strips, rice, protein, sautéed veggies enveloped in the smokey flavors of chili and paprika. It’s made in one pot making it an easy clean up too. Perfect for a work night dinner or after you spent all Saturday working in the […]