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Raw Walnut Pâté

Raw Walnut Pâtê #paleo #vegan #realfood #raw

This is my go to pâté. Love me some walnut pâté. It is so easy and quick to make with simple ingredients. I love to stuff it in peppers or in cucumber boats. It also adds a nice texture and taste to veggie sandwiches either on spread on bread or lettuce and rice wraps. I am sure some more liquid could […]

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Vanilla Cashew Cream

Vanilla Cashew Cream #vegan #paleo #dairyfree |

One of my favorite nuts is cashews, besides almonds of course. They are not only tasty, but just perfect for sweet and not so sweet dips, pies, vegan cheeses, homemade cashew milk and smoothies. I always have them on hand at home. I soak a large batch and after 4 hours, rinse them and pop them in the freezer for future use. So […]

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Vegan Mayonnaise

I never really ate that much mayonnaise except for the occasional potato salad in the summer or an egg or tuna sandwich. Since I don’t do tuna at all and eggs and potatoes are a rare thing, I never really missed it. Then I discovered I could make eggless potato salad and tuneless and eggless […]

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Chia Egg Substitute

I have been experimenting more and more with recipes that require eggs, and seeing as I try to avoid animal products, using chia paste or chia eggs are a perfect substitution. Most recipes that require eggs are simply using them as a binding agent, and do not have much bearing on the final outcome of […]

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Raw Tzatziki Sauce

I have been wanting to make falafels for sometime now, but I have not found the time or patience. Recently, I stumbled upon what I thought was the perfect looking falafel recipe. Now, that I had the falafels, I needed tzatziki sauce to go with it. Conventional tzatziki sauce is made with yogurt or sour […]

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Local Sustainable Tomato Salsa

This past week was Canada Water Week, a week-long celebration of water from coast-to-coast-to-coast. This years theme was “Discover your water footprint.” What does this mean to you? A water footprint is that of an individual, community or business and equals the total volume of freshwater that is used to produce the goods and services […]

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