Category Archive: Sauce/Dressings

Creamy Balsamic Dressing – No Oil

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Creamy Balsamic Dressing

Salads are a big part of my weekly menu and I’m not talking about little itty – bitty side salads. No I am talking about Big Beautiful Salads – BBS for short! Thankfully hubby Tom also likes these salads and we can make a meal out of them. Like most people we enjoy a creamy …

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Easy Salsa Verde

Salsa Verde
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Hi everyone! I know its been a long time since I posted – our lives have been very busy but I will fill you in on that later. Right now I am so excited to share an easy salsa recipe with you. Our daughter Katy is an excellent cook and she taught me how to …

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Donna’s Vegan Cheeze Sauce

Broccoli  Cheeze Stuffed Baked Potato
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I am super excited to share this recipe with you all today! In the past two years since moving to a plant based diet I have tried many vegan/plant based cheese sauce recipes. Some of them were down right awful and others were just okay. That all changed when my friend Donna Weifert shared her …

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Fill Me Up Not Out / Hiking Adventures

Western Azaleas Placer Big Trees Grove

The Salad is the main dish!If you have read any of the books regarding plant based food plans such as Eat To Live, Eat For Health, Unprocessed, Forks Over Knives or Engine 2 My Beef With Meat – just to mention a few. One of the take-a-ways from all of them is to make nutritious foods, especially …

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Hitting The Trails Again and A Fabulous Salad Dressing

Hidden Falls, Salad, 001

The weekend weather was brilliant and we took full advantage of it. Things got off to a good start early on Friday when the college kids agreed to go hiking with me! We decided on an old favorite hiking spot where there is a lovely waterfall at the end of one trail. The views were magnificent. We …

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