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Sprouting for more nutrition

Did you know that those dried beans you bought from the supermarket are in a dormant, protective state? And did you know that this protective state is why many people get bloated and gassy after consuming these beans when cooked? 193 more words


How to Sprout Lentils (A step by step tutorial)

Things you’ll need:

• Lentils (Or any other type of legume, including beans, peas or peanuts.)
• A strainer.
• A glass, porcelain or stainless steel bowl. 627 more words

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Thai Curry Soup

There aren’t too many people that venture into the world of Thai food when they cook at home.  However, there are a couple products you can find in the store that makes this feat super easy and well worth it.   160 more words


Slow Cooker Chicken Pho: Vietnamese Chicken Noodle Soup

It’s a new year, and I have a new job – so I and my new Crock Pot (a Christmas gift from a lovely family in Edmonton) are going to be very good friends, methinks. 337 more words


For the Love of Cooking » Baked Vegetable Egg Rolls

Find the recipe for these vegetable egg rolls here: For the Love of Cooking » Baked Vegetable Egg Rolls. The only thing I did differently was to use Napa cabbage instead of savoy. 211 more words


The Salad of the Winter

One of the best things that have come to me recently must be the growing of sprouts for food. Sure, my flatmates have been sprouting alfalfa and I never really showed much interest, but they didn’t tell me there’s a whole world of sprouting, covering not only alfalfa but really all kinds of seeds, legumes and grains. 726 more words


Salad Disaster

I’ve just made the worst salad I’ve ever had.

LESSON OF THE DAY: Never add seaweeds and bean sprouts in a salad. It tasted like gutter. 50 more words