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My experience with a Juice Cleanse!

My experience with a Juice Cleanse!

Karla February 25, 2014 1

Last week, I started a three day juice cleanse.  I was hoping for a few things as a result of the cleanse namely, a little weight loss, a detox from my crazy sugar addiction,

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Broiled Grapefruit

Broiled Grapefruit

Karla January 26, 2014 0

  We have a grapefruit tree in our backyard and each year it gives us more and more perfect fruits.  The first year we lived here, we got one grapefruit.  The next year, three.

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Purple Power Smoothie (No Banana)

Purple Power Smoothie (No Banana)

Karla January 20, 2014 0

  Just like most of the world, we are trying to eat healthy for the new year and we are still going strong mid January.  I am getting my strength workouts in and cardio.

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Mushroom Bourguignon (Vegan)

Mushroom Bourguignon (Vegan)

Karla March 4, 2013 0

Aaron loves it when I cook with wine. Just the smell of the wine de-glazing the goodies off the bottom of the pan is enough to drive him crazy. He is particularly happy when

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Vegan Peanut Butter Dream Bars

Vegan Peanut Butter Dream Bars

Karla February 21, 2013 1

I told you I have been experimenting with eating as a vegan a few weeks ago. Well, so far so good. I have lost a few pounds, feel great and am loving all of

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Peppermint Patty Truffles and Other Candy Variations (Dairy Free)

Peppermint Patty Truffles and Other Candy Variations (Dairy Free)

Karla February 6, 2013 0

I had been wanting to make truffles for awhile now and with Valentines Day coming right up, I thought it would be the perfect time. And, then one day, I got an email in

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9 Vegan Recipes and a plan for the new year.

9 Vegan Recipes and a plan for the new year.

Karla January 10, 2013 0

I have been on a blogging hiatus for a few weeks now.  I like to think of it as a sabbatical as I was doing research that I will eventually add to this site. 

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Homemade Peanut Butter

Homemade Peanut Butter

Karla December 10, 2012 0

I have decided that I am going to start posting even the most simple recipes that I have had success with. There are a couple of reasons for this. 1) Even though they might

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Wasabi Mashed Potatoes

Wasabi Mashed Potatoes

Karla November 15, 2012 0

I know I have mentioned this before–my family is full of odd eaters. This year we have a vegan, gluten-free, two vegetarians, and one person attempting the Paleo diet. It makes it a bit

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Banh Mi–Vietnamese Sandwich

Banh Mi–Vietnamese Sandwich

Karla October 4, 2012 0

I love Vietnamese sandwiches.  In Hawaii, I would stop at Balle at least twice a week for the tofu version of this sandwich. They are the most perfect combination of flavors–crunchy chewy french bread,

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