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Lena’s Lunchbox 3 – Vegan MoFo

I hope you are enjoying these peeks into Lena's lunches. I know sometimes we can get into lunchbox ruts and even one new idea can help. Lunch #1 Corn Cakes Hummus (I send a spoon because sometimes she just eats it straight instead of dipping the corn cakes.) Carrot and Currant Salad Green peas (otherwise known… Continue reading Lena’s Lunchbox 3 – Vegan MoFo

Dessert · Recipes · Vegan MOFO 2013

Pumpkin or Winter Squash Pudding – Vegan MoFo

I tend to make a lot of puddings. Children love them. I love the simplicity and comfort. When made with quality ingredients and low sugar content they can be a really nice way to add some sweetness to the end of a meal or as an afternoon snack. I tried this recipe with both sugar… Continue reading Pumpkin or Winter Squash Pudding – Vegan MoFo

Dessert · Recipes · Vegan MOFO 2013

Poached Pears with Hazelnut Date Topping – Vegan MoFo

Pears are one of my favorite fruits, so this time of year makes me smile. Poaching them brings out their tender sweetness. Serve them warm for a lovely treat during blustery autumn nights. Poached Pears with Hazelnut Date Topping 1/2 cup hazelnuts 4 dates 1/2 tsp cinnamon 3 pears (I used Bosc and Red Anjou),… Continue reading Poached Pears with Hazelnut Date Topping – Vegan MoFo

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Healthy Desserts from sweetveg – Vegan MoFo

Some of you may already know that I have two blogs. Sweetveg is my macrobiotic and spiritual living blog. Littleveg, as you may have guessed, has a child and family focus. I post recipes on both sites and often there is overlap. Children love a lot of the recipes over there, too. That's one reason… Continue reading Healthy Desserts from sweetveg – Vegan MoFo

Dessert · Recipes · Vegan MOFO 2013

Apple and Walnut Pie – Vegan MoFo

I was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest and the varieties of fruit grown here are my favorites. All sorts of berries, cherries, pears, peaches and plums. All I can say is yum! Cooked apples remind me of my childhood. We had several different apple trees in our back yard, including Gravenstein. My mom… Continue reading Apple and Walnut Pie – Vegan MoFo