Pinspiration! Nutella Wreath

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vegan homeade nutella wreath

  • So back to that oatmeal bread…we had some homemade Peanutella just sitting around and we saw this beautiful wreath on Pinterest that used bread dough and Nutella, so we thought we would give it a try.
 
  • Isn’t it pretty? But to be honest I think I like it spread ON the bread better than cooked into the bread, because it gets kind of dry. It was fun to make and I think I could use this same wreath technique with date butter or cinnamon sugar like I did with the cinnamon roll  and it will probably come out better. We’ll have to let you know!Bread Star

Pinspiration! Cinnamon Roll Creations

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  • Remember that oatmeal bread we made a few weeks ago? It is a very soft bread dough and works for many different things. I really like making date rolls or cinnamon rolls with it. Since the Ridzogirl is home from school for the summer we decided to have some fun with our rolls and we made a cute lamb and a star.

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Meatless Monday: Tofu Skillet Supper a One Dish Meal

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  • Tofu Skillet Supper
  • Ridzogirl says this is almost as good as pizza! However, it is nothing like pizza, but it has been a favorite with both of my kids for years. I got the original recipe from a cooking school in Westerville, Ohio at least 15 years ago and have been making it ever since. It is a super easy one-skillet recipe; although I do suggest you use a really large skillet.
  • Sometimes to save space in my skillet, I roast the potatoes in the oven while I do everything else and throw the ingredients all together at the end. Otherwise, I end up with green beans all over the stove.

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Meatless Holiday: BLT Pasta Salad

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blt salad Everybody is going to a picnic this weekend. Most of us are going to be among “mixed company” that is some vegetarian, some carnivore and some vegan.

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Meatless Memorial Day: Black Bean Burgers

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barbque chicken small-6     Memorial day is the traditional beginning of summer.  So the question is: what does a vegan eat on memorial day? Which is followed by the real question--Don't you miss eating the flame grilled burgers and hot dogs? The answer is an emphatic NO! The reality is I eat better as a vegan than I ever did as a carnivore! Here is how I do it--

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