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Green Bean and Corn Salad {Vegan}

This time of year is always busy. So many weddings, BBQs, birthday parties, and of course, work (work, work, work, work). Come the weekend, all I want to do is sleep in, wake up to birds chirping and a strong cup of coffee, and shop locally at our farmer’s market. In Wisconsin, we currently have a… Continue reading Green Bean and Corn Salad {Vegan}

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Low-Fat Couscous Salad {Vegan}

This is my new favorite, quick and easy snack or side dish.  This couscous salad is packed with bright flavors from the lemon, basil and fresh vegetables.  It’s also light and refreshing, perfect for these warm days ahead of us.  Plus it keeps for awhile, so you can prepare it ahead of time for parties.… Continue reading Low-Fat Couscous Salad {Vegan}

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Mock Garlic ‘Mashed Potatoes’

I love mashed potatoes.  Love love love love them.  Heck,  I’m so in love with mashed potatoes that I would marry them if it were legal in this state. Hi, I’m Mrs. Mashed Potatoes.  How are you doing today? Unfortunately, like many foods that I love, mashed potatoes are not very health conscious. Especially after… Continue reading Mock Garlic ‘Mashed Potatoes’

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Lighter Creamy Cucumber Salad

Tomorrow is Valentine’s Day.  Are you making anything for your sweetie? Our Valentine’s Day tradition between my Mister and some of my friends is to attend some sort of violent sport each year.  For some reason I always feel compelled to celebrate this Hallmark day even though I don’t consider myself a mushy romantic.  A… Continue reading Lighter Creamy Cucumber Salad