Category Archives: Antioxidants

Summer salad w/awesome, avocado dressing, vegetarian, gluten free!

The awesome avocado: High in heart-healthy, mono-unsaturated fats, rich in potassium, and with  a hefty serving of fiber, this fruit ( yes, avocados are fruits), is just brimming with goodness, coming pretty close I dare say, to what I would … Continue reading

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The whole grain-gut connection: Warm, roasted eggplant salad with whole wheat couscous and cranberries.

Bring those whole grains back to your table!!!: Recently, we have seen an alarming rise in websites, books, tabloids and in general, the popular press promoting the “grain free” movement, raising a hue and cry about carbs, all but calling … Continue reading

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Carrot-lentil soup with fresh, ginger-root. Gluten-free, vegan.

As winter grips part of the nation with its icy fingers, nothing spells cozy comfort as much as a steaming, hot bowl of soup to combat the cold, and this carrot-lentil soup does not disappoint! The tantalizing aroma of fresh … Continue reading

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