Category Archives: Recipes

Korean Summer Noodles With Spicy, Sweet & Vinegary Sauce (Bibim Guksu) – My MindBodyGreen Post Featured on Today’s FitSugar

Here’s my article today for MindBodyGreen, also featured in today’s FitSugar Foodie Friday Link Time: My mom and aunts make phenomenal Korean food. No matter how wretched my day might have been, I take one bite of their therapeutic food … Continue reading

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Seitan Gyro With Yogurt Dill Sauce: Easy, Affordable, Incredibly Tasty

Last week while I was in the middle of doing something completely unrelated to food, an image of gyro popped into my head. I realized it had been over three years since I last had one, and so I decided … Continue reading

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Japchae – Korean Glass Noodles With Vegetables

My aunt Angela is extremely shy around strangers, an insomniac, and has a childlike quality about her even in her 60s. She’s also the Korean chef in our family. She’s never been paid to cook, but her food is on … Continue reading

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Zucchini Broccoli Tofu Stir-Fry

This is what I call easy comfort food.  I had half a raw zucchini and half a bunch of raw broccoli I needed to use. I also had some sprouted tofu that had been sitting in my fridge for quite … Continue reading

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Raspberry Scones: Vegan Friendly, Affordable, Very Easy

If you read my raspberries and honey post below, you know that we have a bountiful supply of raspberries right now. Today and yesterday we ate most of them in all of their fresh glory to fully take advantage of … Continue reading

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Vegan Asparagus Risotto

I had never attempted to make risotto, let alone a vegan version. But when I saw this incredible mushroom, spinach and asparagus risotto recipe from one of my new favorite food sites Clean Green Simple, I knew I had to … Continue reading

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My Perfect Summer Lunch: Vegetarian Open Sandwich

My post for MindBodyGreen: I like to keep my lunches simple, healthy, and economical, which is why this open sandwich is perfect. It’s delicious, healthy, and quite frankly puts me in a good mood just looking at it. To make … Continue reading

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Light Swiss Chard Pasta

These chards are mezmerizing in a sci-fi kind of way, don’t you think? We’ve been buying one bunch (at $3) almost every week, and tend to eat these toward the end of the week after we’ve eaten the more perishable … Continue reading

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Vegan Thumbprint Cookies

We’re non-vegans in love with these vegan thumbprint cookies. They’re a wonderful treat for the health conscious person who wants to enjoy desserts from time to time. Just the other day, my fiance was craving these and kept asking me … Continue reading

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My Healthy Salad on MindBodyGreen

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