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In the heat of summer, simple meals are essential.  Served hot, warm or even cold Spaghetti with Garlic and Parsley is simple Italian at it’s best.  At it’s core Italian cuisine is purity and humility....

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Groovy Momma Black Forest Smoothie - FG

Groovy Momma Black Forest Smoothie

April 28, 2015 | 1 Comments

The Groovy Momma Black Forest Smoothie; gluten-free, sugar-free, vegan and raw.  Just measure and blend.  Perfect as you run out the door or as a Mother’s Day breakfast idea from the kids – with love. Mother’s...

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Maple Roasted Root Vegetables - Food Gypsy

Maple Roasted Root Vegetables

March 23, 2015 | 2 Comments

It’s Sugarshack time, time for a bit of sweetness in your life with Maple Roasted Root Vegetables.  A perfect side with roasted pork, a seared chicken breast or as a vegetarian main, rich in nutrition....

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Oatmeal Flax Waffles - Food Gypsy

Oatmeal Flax Waffles, Good for You & Gluten Free

February 15, 2015 | 1 Comments

Gluten free waffles?  You becha’.  Toasty, delicious and good for you too, here’s a must-try recipe for Oatmeal Flax Waffles that will make your weekend. Waffles are for weekends.  Long lazy mornings that involve sleeping...

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Warm flavour for cold, wet days.  Roasted Pumpkin Apple & Onion on Mixed Kale, part of our Simple Sides series.  Thank God for simple, what would we do without simple in the kitchen? After a...

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Sweet Carrot Coconut Soup - Food Gypsy

Sweet Carrot Coconut Soup

September 12, 2014 | 6 Comments

One last kick at the proverbial can with a warm you to the bone plant-pure, sweet meets savory number Sweet Carrot Coconut Soup as we wrap up Soup Week on Food Gypsy. Soup is good food....

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Apple Butter - Food Gypsy

Apple Butter

June 18, 2014 | 2 Comments

Apple butter is one of those condiments we love to have in the fridge.  So versatile and easy, I usually boil off a big batch in the fall during apple season but this week I...

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Vegan Stuffing, Healthy Holiday Alternatives - Food Gypsy

Healthy Holiday Alternatives – Vegan Stuffing

December 18, 2013 | 4 Comments

Just because it’s the holidays doesn’t mean we abandon healthy eating habits, instead just adapt favorite recipes into healthy holiday alternatives, like this little twist on an old favorite – Vegan Stuffing. To say that...

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Wilted Baby Kale - Food Gypsy

Wilted Baby Kale – Simple Sides

December 13, 2013 | 1 Comments

Weeknight dinners call for fast, easy cooking.  Packed with vitamins B6, A and C, plus potassium,  iron, magnesium and calcium, kale is one of nature’s super foods, Wilted Baby Kale is barely cooked, leaving all that nutrition intact. Most of...

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Pineapple Salsa - Food Gypsy

Fresh & Fast, Pineapple Salsa

September 30, 2013 | 3 Comments

Our local grocer’s shelves are positively loaded with pineapple, that combined with a craving for flavours of the Yucatan and next thing I know, I’m chopping pineapple for a tangy, tasty Pineapple Salsa. Fresh fruit...

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Lime Cilantro Grilled Corn - Food Gypsy

Grilling 101 – How to Grill Corn

August 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Fresh corn is only here for a short time, so get it while it’s hot then toss it on the grill for a late summer treat.   If you’ve never dabbled in cobs over the...

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Muhammara Red Pepper Dip - Food Gypsy

Heart Healthy Muhammara Red Pepper Dip

July 8, 2013 | 5 Comments

A Middle Eastern pesto, Muhummara combines roasted red peppers with toasted walnuts, a splash of lemon juice, garlic, onions and the sweetness of pomegranate molasses for a dip that is loaded with heart healthy fats,...

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