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Falling for Fall

The temperature has finally dipped below the ‘I don’t need a jacket’ threshold and I am chilly just looking outside. That means Halloween, heavy meals and raking leaves for what seems like an eternity. 55 more words


Candied Pumpkin Spice Nut and Seed Medley RecipeĀ 

Every year one of my aunts sends around treats of candied nuts. I have been dreaming about tasty candied nuts and seeds so I decided to make some because I couldn’t wait. 232 more words

Apple Autumn Salad

Apples & Butternut Squash & Dried Cherries OH MY!

Just because the summer is over doesn’t mean fruit has to disappear from your bed of greens! 403 more words


Homemade Pumpkin Puree & Pepitas

Literally just about the EASIEST pumpkin puree to make from scratch! Having your own pumpkin puree handy for fall treats such as pumpkin bread, pumpkin pie, pumpkin cookies, pumpkin soup, pumpkin muffins… you catch my drift ;) So here’s how you do it: 356 more words

Eating In: Carrot-Leek Soup with Quinoa

Sometimes I have a bit of an app problem. Yes, iPhone apps. Not as bad as some people, certainly, but I’m always reading about all these cool apps and then downloading them and then forgetting I have them and letting them just hang about cluttering up my phone. 367 more words

Eating In

Toasted Nuts Mix

This toasted nuts mix makes its way into my dishes on more occasions than one would imagine. I don’t have to discuss the importance of nuts in a vegan diet, but know thatĀ nuts are high in essential amino acids and healthy fats. 158 more words


Toasted Pepitas

Its pretty easy to turn any nut from raw into roasted or salted or caramelized–and its also cheaper to buy raw nuts in your supermarket vs. 136 more words