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Ingredients A variety of vegetables (whatever you have on hand) The soup pictured has 1 cup Brussels sprouts, 3 carrots, 3 celery ribs, 1 onion, a large handful of snow peas, 1 head of broccoli, 1 potato and 1 sweet potato and 1 cup of dry lentils. 3-4 tbs. butter or Earth Balance 3 cubes of Knorr's Vegetable Bouillon 6 tbs. Bragg's Liquid Aminos 6 cups of water 1 very clean stone large enough to be found and not swallowed (if you are wary of using a stone you can use a small whole Read more [...]
Sorry for not posting with yesterday's recipes. I fell asleep with my kid at bedtime and just didn't have it in me when I woke up. It seems that the Challenge so far is a success. I have been getting feedback from a few of the folks participating and so far they aren't even missing the meat.  I also a got a very detailed lesson on miso soup and the Japanese Buddhist diet that I had not anticipated which was pretty cool. Oh the things you learn through the magic of Facebook. So here is what Read more [...]
So I know what you are thinking. It has been a LONG time! Almost a year. But you can rest assured that the spirit of the site has not been dormant. This hiatus has been sheerly new baby related. Our new little clodhopper is a little over 10 months now and FINALLY things seem to be settling down enough that I can get back to my professional life. I am sure a few other things have come to your attention. The site has a new look. We are not set on this so don't be surprised if this changes again. Read more [...]
Saturday night the east coast received the oh so wonderful news that there was a nor'easter headed our way this week, and while the rain is great for the spring flowers and gardens the cold weather and the predicted snow are not so thrill for those of us who spent Friday enjoying an 80°F day.  The snow boots that were finally put into storage last week are being pulled back out and the winter weather clothes are coming back to school with our children despite the fact that just a week ago we were Read more [...]

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