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Cilantro-Lime-Jalapeno-Garlic Dressing/Dip

September 11, 2019

By Anna Varriano

I first tried this dressing at a family celebration in Nova Scotia this summer. It was served on the side, to be drizzled over a roasted vegetable salad. I love roasted veggie salads and I LOVE cilantro, so this sounded like a winning combination to me …

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Roasted Cauliflower & Butternut Squash Salad with Tahini Dressing

July 24, 2019

By Anna Varriano

This salad is one of my go-to’s for summer BBQs, pot lucks, and big family gatherings. It’s a delicious and healthy alternative to traditional potato salad. This recipe makes about 12 cups of finished salad, so adjust the ingredient amounts as needed. …

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Noodle/Grain-Free Roasted Veggie Lasagna

June 25, 2019

By Anna Varriano

I love this recipe because you don’t really need to follow the recipe! You can use any veggie that will hold up to being cut in slices and roasted, any kind of sauce you like, and any kind of cheese (including vegan cheese) you like. It’s easy to make …

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Smoked Salmon, Red Onion, Fennel & Caper Gluten-Free Pasta

May 22, 2019

By Anna Varriano

This dish is easy, delicious, and can be prepared in 20 minutes. If you like the classic combo of salmon, onions, and capers, you’ll love this dish! I first made this dish to use up way too much leftover smoked salmon, sliced onions, and capers from a …

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Stuffed Vegetarian/Vegan Bell Peppers

January 20, 2019

By Anna Varriano

These stuffed peppers make a delicious main or side dish and you can use just about anything in the stuffing – a great way to use up bits and pieces of veggies and herbs in your fridge! You can also give them a unique international flair by adding spic …

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The Benefits of Soup + 10 Soup Recipes

November 22, 2018

By Anna Varriano

Chicken soup for a cold or flu. Pumpkin or squash soup to support digestion and bowel movements. These are recommendations that have been passed down for generations, so there must be something to them! Soups are heart-warming and health boosting, offe …

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6 Recipes to Celebrate September!

September 19, 2018

By Anna Varriano

September is a great time to make meals with herbs and veggies that are local and in season. In this post, I’m sharing 6 of my favourite recipes that celebrate September crops. I hope you’ll try them! To see the recipe, just click on its title in the l …

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