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Jolinda Hackett

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By Jolinda Hackett

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    • Vegetarian Lentil Soup Recipe Created: Wednesday, February 14, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Lentil soup is one of those recipes that should be in every cook's repertoire. Lentils are available in most grocery stores and are very cheap. This vegetarian lentil soup recipe uses plenty of spi...
    • Vegan Polenta Recipe Created: Wednesday, August 26, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      I like to eat a creamy quick homemade vegan polenta for breakfast because I often have cornmeal and the other vegan polenta ingredients on hand. Add as much vegan margarine as you'd like, if you're...
    • Tofu Created: Thursday, February 09, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Definition of tofu, including how to cook with tofu, easy tofu recipes, silken and regular tofu and the nutritional value of tofu. All you need to know to get started making healthy, low-fat vegeta...
    • Homemade Vegetable Soup Recipes Created: Saturday, June 11, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Take your pick of these healthy homemade vegetable soup recipes! The ingredients for each are varied, but all are healthy, homemade and nourishing. Why choose from a plain vegetable soup recipe, wh...
    • Quinoa Nutrition Facts Created: Wednesday, February 01, 2012 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Quinoa is healthy, but just how healthy is it? Get the straight nutritional facts and nutrient data about this healthy gluten-free and low-fat grain. Quinoa is a great food not just for vegetarians and vegans, but for anyone looking to lower their cholesterol or add fiber to their diet.
    • Crock Pot Indian Vegetable Curry Recipe Created: Wednesday, February 21, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      This vegetable curry recipe is vegetarian, vegan, fat-free and gluten-free, and will fill your home with the aroma of Indian spices all day long.
    • Raw Vegan Curried Cabbage Salad Recipe Created: Sunday, October 01, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      This is an unusual twist to the traditional coleslaw recipe. Cabbage is mixed with curry and other spices for a vegetarian and vegan salad. This recipe is also a raw, living foods recipe.
    • Gourmet Sun-Dried Tomato and Olive Tapenade Created: Thursday, April 10, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Add more flavor to your olive tapenade by adding some sun-dried tomatoes for a splash of color and texture. Olive tapenade is an easy vegetarian and vegan appetizer, dip or spread.
    • Vegetarian Enchilada Casserole Recipe Created: Sunday, February 25, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      You can get this Mexican-inspired vegetarian enchilada casserole into the oven in just a few minutes, so it makes a great meal for a busy day. Kids love this recipe too, but you may want to cut the...
    • Creamy Homemade Guacamole with Mayonnaise Created: Tuesday, July 08, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      It may seem a bit odd to put mayonnaise in homemade guacamole, and I'll admit this recipe is by no means traditional! However, you don't really taste the mayonnaise. It just makes the guacamole smo...
    • Spinach and Couscous with Feta Cheese Created: Thursday, April 26, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Spinach, couscous and feta cheese combine for a Mediterranean-inspired vegetarian meal. Some tomatoes or perhaps even artichoke hearts might also go well in this couscous recipe.
    • Spicy Jalapeno Hummus Recipe Created: Monday, April 23, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Looking for a spicy hummus recipe? It doesn't get much spicier than jalapeno peppers! If you like spicy foods and spicy hummus, this vegetarian and vegan hummus recipe with jalapeno pepper won't di...
    • Easy Vegan Tahini "Goddess" Dressing Created: Wednesday, February 13, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Easy vegan recipe for homemade "green goddess"-style salad dressing made with tahini, soy sauce, lemon juice, and ginger.
    • Vegetarian and Vegan Passover and Seder Recipes Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014
      Try out these top picks for a varied and healthy vegetarian Passover or seder meal!
    • Homemade Ginger Tea Created: Tuesday, February 07, 2006 Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014
      Treat yourself to a cup of piping hot ginger tea, a healthy drink that's great for digestion. Why go out and buy old tea bags when you can easily make your own homemade ginger tea at home using fre...
    • Greek Quinoa Salad Recipe Created: Monday, December 10, 2007 Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014
      Greek quinoa salad recipe with traditional Mediterranean ingredients including feta cheese, kalamata olives and fresh herbs. You could easily make this vegetarian quinoa salad recipe vegan by omitt...
    • Top Types of Vegetarians Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014
      Vegetarian? Vegan? Flexitarian? What does it all mean? Understanding the many different options available to you is the first step towards adopting a vegetarian or vegan diet.
    • Basic Miso Soup Created: Tuesday, April 04, 2006 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Miso soup is a quick, easy and light soup and is a staple of Japanese cuisine. This basic recipe is a simple version of the classic miso soup you'll find served in Japanese restaurants.
    • Easy Homemade Chocolate Fudge Brownies Created: Monday, October 13, 2008 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      An easy recipe for homemade chocolate fudge brownies. Rich, creamy and decadent, just the way homemade brownies should be.
    • Crock Pot Very Veggie Vegan Chili Recipe Created: Wednesday, February 21, 2007 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Get your five-a-day servings of vegetables! This vegan crockpot vegetable chili recipe doesn't skimp on the veggies or the flavor. Just place all the ingredients in your crock pot or slow cooker, a...
    • Avocado nutrition - How much fat is in one avocado? How many calories? Created: Tuesday, June 22, 2010 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      What is the nutritional value of an avocado? Wondering about how many calories are in an avocado? Find out the number of calories in avocados plus the entire nutritional information profile of avoc...
    • What can I use to substitute for eggs in a recipe? Created: Thursday, April 27, 2006 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Tofu, bananas and a commercial egg substitute can all be used to replace eggs in your favorite recipe. Here's how to different egg substitutes while cooking and baking egg-free, vegan or reduced cholesterol dishes.
    • Quick 7 Layer Dip Recipe Created: Tuesday, July 17, 2007 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      This classic vegetarian seven layer dip recipe is made with taco seasoning, salsa, beans and cheese. 7 layer dip is a quick and easy vegetarian appetizer, inspired by the flavors of Mexico.
    • Nutritional Benefits of Raw Cacao (Raw chocolate) Created: Monday, September 13, 2010 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Explore the possible nutritional benefits of raw cacao (raw chocolate) and why the raw food community loves it. Is raw cacao beneficial to your health or another passing raw food fad?
    • Is chocolate vegan? Where can I find vegan chocolate? Created: Friday, January 30, 2009 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Wondering if chocolate is vegan and if you can still eat chocolate on a vegan diet? Read on to find out about dairy-free vegan chocolate, where to find it, and which brands of chocolate are vegan.
    • Garlic Quinoa with Parmesan Cheese Created: Thursday, July 24, 2008 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      This is an easy vegetarian recipe for whole grain quinoa flavored with garlic and Parmesan cheese. Although this is a very basic recipe, you can vary it by adding some fried tofu or whatever veggie...
    • Top Rated Vegetarian Recipes Created: Tuesday, April 21, 2009 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      The top rated five-star vegetarian recipes, as reviewed by you!
    • Easy Vegan Raspberry Vinaigrette Salad Dressing Created: Saturday, April 22, 2006 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Vibrant and colorful raspberry vinaigrette is a great choice to serve on a nutty or fruity salad. Toss a handful of cranberries, pinenuts or walnuts on your salad along with raspberry vinaigrette d...
    • Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Recipe - Vegan Cookie Recipe Created: Sunday, January 14, 2007 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Everyone loves fresh, homemade oatmeal raisin cookies right? Well, vegans love vegan oatmeal raisin cookies too! This recipe is a vegan, egg-free and dairy-free version of classic oatmeal raisin co...
    • Vegetarian Broccoli Salad Recipe Created: Tuesday, November 07, 2006 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      If you like carrot and raisin salad, give this similar recipe for broccoli salad a try. Make this broccoli salad vegan by using a vegan mayonnaise. Similar to a broccoli cole slaw, this broccoli sa...
    • Sesame Vinaigrette Salad Dressing Recipe Created: Saturday, February 17, 2007 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      An easy Asian-inspired homemade vegan salad dressing recipe made from sesame oil, soy sauce, apple cider vinegar and Dijon mustard. If you like Asian vinaigrette dressings or mustardy vinaigrettes,...
    • Grilled eggplant and fresh basil pizza recipe Created: Saturday, December 01, 2012 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Eggplant and basil is a simple vegetarian pizza combination, but, if you're like my friend Jason, it'll soon be your favorite pizza recipe.

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