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Creamy tomato soup with a hint of chile chipotle

This is another post that I will just share the recipe, gotta get back on track. I do not want any recipe left behind, especially this one. With this cold weather all I crave is hot yummy, really comforting soup. It is easy healthy and a great vegan option for this cooler time of the year. You can prepare it with natural or store bought tomatoes. This is the brand that I use and love.   Use avocado and corn tortilla strips or chips for some extra texture on top. Print Creamy tomato soup with chile chipotle Prep Time 10…

Mango guacamole or mango pico de gallo

This pico de gallo with mango or mango-guacamole is the best…seriously. This recipe is the best thing ever! The day I took this mango pico de gallo to a pool party it was a total hit. Everyone asked me for the recipe, and a friend even asked for the plate I brought it in to make sure none was left. It was ALL gone. Even to the last cilantro piece! I love these types of recipes because a lot of times as moms we think that kids won’t like something and we decide that they are more of adult…

Homemade Graham Crackers

I decided to elevate a classic summer treat by using homemade graham crackers.This post is sponsored by One Degree Organics, thank you for supporting the brands that I work with. This recipe is straightforward to prepare, and it has a secret ingredient; yes I had to sneak up a veggie in there. Because, you know me, I ‘m not a huge fan of food dyes and crazy amounts of sugar in my kid’s food. I love to try and do things a bit healthier always. This recipe for homemade graham crackers is vegan and non-oil or butter. And it is…

Purple cabagge salad +VIDEO

This purple cabbage salad is the easiest salad of all time…. and probably one of the most delicious ever. Probably this is one of the salads I eat the most during the summer. It is simple, delicious and amazing as is or as a side dish. You should try it with steamed rice or next to some noodles… AMAZING. Besides, purple cabbage is within the cruciferous family and has excellent health properties; it is powerful in fighting against cancer. A small trick  …. to make the most of all the incredible properties of purple cabbage …is that let it…

Crunchy cauliflower tacos

Crunchy cauliflower tacos, easy, vegan and delicious for all the family This post is made in partnership with One Degree Organics. Thank you so much for supporting the brands I work with.  You really have to try these tacos. They are so easy to prepare, to eat, to server… to everything. And the best part is that I’m pretty sure all of your family will like them. My kids go crazy every time we have them for dinner. Sometimes I even have to double or triple the recipe.  When I started testing this recipe, Sofia couldn’t stop eating cauliflower pieces…


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