Kale Tabbouleh Salad

This Kale Tabbouleh Salad is a healthy riff on traditional tabbouleh. Kale provides some heft, while chickpeas add protein and complement the bulgur to make this tabbouleh salad a complete meal.

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What’s Good This Week

This post contains affiliate links. As an Amazon associate I earn from qualifying purchases.  Hello friends, it’s been quiet around here lately and I’ve kind of unintentionally taken a couple of weeks off from the ol’ blog.  Odie has been home from school for a couple of weeks, perfectly healthy and full of energy, but… 

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Healthy Strawberry Recipes

Let’s soak up the fresh local strawberries while strawberry season is still around! These 12 Healthy Strawberry Recipes will help you make the most of it. We’ve got strawberry popsicles, strawberry salsa, muffins, salads, and more!

What’s Good This Week

We live right by a lake with a walking path, and lately I’ve been taking daily walks along there. It must be mating season for water fowl, because not only have I seen some adorable baby ducks along the way, but I’ve also seen, on more than one occasion, a couple of male ducks furiously… 

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Vegetarian Poutine

We’re making Vegetarian Poutine today! Made with crispy oven fries, homemade vegan gravy, and authentic cheese curds, this vegetarian poutine recipe is where it’s at for healthy-ish veggie comfort food. Vegan and gluten-free options are in the post, too.

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Cucumber Mint Slushie

Cucumber Mint Slushie – This grown-up green slushie is the perfect refreshing and nourishing drink for hot weather. Cucumber, mint, and lime are blended together with just a touch of honey and lots of ice, making this cucumber drink the ultimate refreshing summer drink.

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What’s Good This Week

This past week has been so heavy in the world that it feels hard to know how to start this post. Normally I complain about stuff, or tell funny stories about my kids – don’t worry, that stuff is coming – but it feels tone deaf and insensitive to just jump into that stuff without… 

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Broccoli crunch salad on a blue plate with a bunch of red grapes to the side

Broccoli Crunch Salad

This Broccoli Crunch Salad is made with toasted sunflower seeds, grapes, and a honey dijon dressing. Easy, healthy, and delicious, this vegetarian recipe is perfect for picnics or potlucks.

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Air Fryer Grilled Cheese with Broccoli

Air Fryer Grilled Cheese made with sharp cheddar, finely chopped broccoli, and a pinch of chili flakes to bring some heat. This Broccoli grilled cheese is crisp, buttery, and the perfect quick and easy vegetarian sandwich. No Air Fryer? No problem – you can of course make it stove top, too.

What’s Good This Week

This post contains affiliate links. As an Amazon associate I earn from qualifying purchases.  So this just happened: My every other year or so dramatic chop off, and hardly so dramatic this time around, although I’m contemplating going back to have the back chopped into a bit more of a graduated bob as it isn’t… 

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spicy mung bean salad on a blue platter topped with cilantro, carrots, and halloumi

Spicy Mung Bean Salad

This Spicy Mung Bean Salad will knock your socks off! Made with honey roasted carrots, pan-fried halloumi, and a spicy dressing, this vegetarian mung bean salad is perfect as a side dish or a main.


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