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Grain Free Breakfast Cereal Recipe

I  have been spending more time in downtown San Francisco and one morning I was starving for some food and decided to go to the ONLY place that I know of that is vegan friendly, gluten free, and organic which t is Plant Cafe.  They have this breakfast bowl that I fell in love with but immediately knew that I would have to replicate at home because I would not be shelling out $6 per day for breakfast.

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Watermelon

Watermelons were said to have come from the Kalahari Desert in Africa where they grow wild.  The first recorded depiction of a watermelon harvest is seen in the Egyptian hieroglyphics nearly 5,000 years ago. Watermelon somehow made their way to China by the 10 century where they were cultivated.  In the 13th century, watermelon was spread through the rest of Europe via the Moors.

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Thai Style Eggplant Recipe

I have been waiting for the summer so that I would not feel so guilty picking up some eggplants.  Eggplants along with a few other fruits and vegetables (such as tomatoes) are only grown in the summer (even in sunny California).  So summer is here and I have bona fide summer eggplants in the Summer Vegan kitchen.

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    Simple Vegan Fresh Corn Tacos and Cherry Tomato Salsa

      Corn + cherry tomatoes + a busy night = Simple Vegan Fresh Corn Tacos and Cherry Tomato Salsa. I kid you not, this dinner was on the table in no time.  It would have been even faster if I had pre-made tortillas, but honestly, whipping up some tortillas from dried masa really takes no […]

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    Vegan Tamale Pie Recipe

    Ok, I know that it’s summer and it’s hot.  And yes, I did turn my oven on for a little over 30 minutes to get to enjoy this awesome vegan tamale pie.  I had soaked some beans the day before and cooked them that evening.  Then the questions was, what to do with them? Beans […]

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