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Vegan/Vegetarian

Puffed Amaranth Cereal To Get You Day Started Right!

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  Since arriving in Mexico almost one year ago (time is flying by) I have been crushing on a breakfast cereal. Normally I prefer to eat something savoury for breakfast, but puffed amaranth is what I eat when I want something different. Have you ever eaten whole amaranth or the puffed kind? It has an […]

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How Do You Like Your Egg Salad? And My Spicy Egg Salad with Chipotle Pepper

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This past Friday was World Egg Day. Did you know such a day existed? I didn’t, but now I’m glad I know. I love eggs so it’s great to have a day to celebrate them. In honour of this year’s egg day I made a spicy version of my classic egg salad recipe. Normally I […]

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Eggs Over Spicy Succotash for #MeatlessMonday

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There are many things to look forward to with the arrival of autumn. What are some of the things you most look forward to? Of course for me many of the autumnal things I love most involve food. Fresh ears of corn are one of the best fruits the fall season has to offer. There’s […]

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Soyrizo Tacos with Fresh Pico de Gallo Salsa

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My breakfast preferences are always savoury over sweet — am I alone on this one? To me sweet foods are better reserved for desserts or as an occasional treat. When I was a little girl, I loved my mom’s weekend breakfasts. This was when she had more time to make one of her elaborate Mexican […]

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Millet, Hemp, and Chickpea Flour Crackers with Goat Cheese

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I think I’ve mentioned before about me not being such a great baker. For the most part, this still holds true. But when it comes to baking savoury cookies and crackers I’m quite good at it. Today I’d like to share a new cracker recipe that I developed and one that is my current favourite. […]

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Brocóli A La Mexicana or Mexican Style Broccoli

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In Mexican cuisine when you see a dish that has “a la mexicana” in it’s title it simply means Mexican style. More specifically it denotes that green chilies, white onions and red tomatoes were used in it’s preparation. These three colours are the Mexican flag, and hence the term “a la mexicana”. Additionally the tree […]

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Sautéed and Salted Gernika Peppers

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A Spanish pepper named after the Guernica town in Spain’s Basque region, similar looking to padrón chiles, with origins in the New World. That’s what these pretty little chiles are: Pimientos de Gernika. But I din’t travel to Spain to purchase them, I found them in my local grocery store. These were grown in Mexico. […]

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