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Meatless Monday – Gluten Free Vegan Pumpkin Pie

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This vegan substitute tastes exactly like the “real thing” but without all kinds of common allergens.  Two members of my family have ginger allergies, so I just substituted the ginger for a little ground clove instead.   Continue reading Meatless Monday – Gluten Free Vegan Pumpkin Pie

Meatless Monday – Quinoa Salad

I like being able to pull a meal together based on what I have in the fridge.  There’s something very satisfying about being able to pull something together at the last minute without having to run to the store.  It’s even better when the meal turns out to be exciting and delicious!
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Meatless Monday – Potato Pancakes

Nothing says comfort food quite like what you grew up eating.  My mom used to make potato pancakes for us all the time growing up, and we’d love to top them with cottage cheese, HP or BBQ sauce, syrup, you name it!  If you’re looking for a truly savory spin on the traditional pancake then keep reading! Continue reading Meatless Monday – Potato Pancakes

Meatless Monday – Gluten Free, Vegan Overnight Oats

I have heard of this wonderful thing called “overnight oatmeal” but I hadn’t tried it until just a little while ago.  Now I’m hooked!  I prefer to make it with buckwheat groats because I’m not really into the texture of oatmeal on it’s own, but you can substitute oats if you prefer.

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Meatless Monday – Cashew Cheese

I have found variations of this recipe in countless cookbooks and all over the web.  I never would have given it a try, though, if my mom hadn’t bought me some Agar Agar when she went on a trip.  Thanks, mom!
Disclaimer: it’s a process
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Meatless Monday – Salt & Vinegar Roasted Chickpeas

I had deep fried chickpeas at a restaurant a few months back, and this recipe absolutely recreates the amazing flavour but without the deep fryer.  Thanks again to the Oh She Glows cookbook by Angela Liddon.

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Meatless Mondays – Green Energy Smoothie

I haven’t ever thrown up a green smoothie for my Meatless Monday posts!  Silly me!  The following recipe is taken from “The Juicing Bible” by Pat Crocker and Susan Eagles.  If you’re looking for a juicing book, I’d absolutely recommend this one.  The variety in here is fantastic!

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