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Meatless Mondays

Meatless Mondays: Veggie Chili with Homemade Tortilla Chips and Portobello Mushroom Cheeseburgers with Crispy Chickpeas {Series}

When I was growing up, the only times I ever consumed a ‘meatless’ meal was by accident, like cheese pizza or peanut butter sandwiches or that time I ate half a can of chocolate frosting for lunch. I wasn’t consciously foregoing meat for health or ethical reasons, just craving something cheesy or sugary with no discernible nutritional […]

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Meatless Mondays

Meatless Mondays {Series}

I’m often asked when and why I became a vegetarian. The truth is I didn’t really have a real reason at the time. About eight years ago, I was coming off the heels of my worst heartbreak. I was lost. I was pissed. I wanted to feel like somebody else for a little while. I’m […]

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The Sweet Tradition of Cinnamon Rolls

Two weeks ago at my side of the family’s annual ThanksChristmasGiving get-together, my mom asked a group of us daughters and daughter-in-laws what we were planning on doing with our families in the weeks preceding Christmas. I have elaborate plans to organize one space every day, so I was sharing those and getting good feedback […]

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