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November 5, 2012

If you have been searching for great vegan body products, Just the Goods, our newest sponsor is exactly what you are looking for. I have to admit, I am a bit of a beauty product junkie. My drawers and cabinets were full of bottles and jars of numerous products that I have tried over the […]

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Raw Chili

November 1, 2012
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There are a lot of recipes for raw chili but of course,  with the weather changing, I though it was time for me to throw my hat into the raw chili ring! This is a super simple recipe that requires no dehydrator!  Balancing flavors and textures is alway my number one goal and this dish […]

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Rawmazing Simple Raw Recipes

October 27, 2012
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A while back, my first book, “Rawmazing Easy Raw Food” was picked up by Skyhorse Publishers. It was released in July and sold out to book buyers before it even hit the bookstands! A second printing was ordered but because the first book sold out,  I haven’t been able to promote it or even discuss […]

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Curry Coconut Cauliflower Soup with Pear

October 24, 2012
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Something magical happens when you put cauliflower in the dehydrator. The slow heating and dehydrating process mellows, sweetens and concentrates the flavors leaving you with a delicious, irresistible treat. Combine the cauliflower with the exciting taste of curry and coconut, and you have a delicious raw fall soup sure to delight. Heated in the dehydrator or gently on the […]

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Carrot Noodles with “Peanut” Sauce

October 17, 2012
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Peanut sauce with noodles is one of my favorite dishes. Once I make it, I can’t stop eating it … which isn’t necessarily a good thing. And unfortunately, the traditional way to make this dish is with canned coconut milk, peanut butter and rice noodles. I wanted a fresher, more nutritious version. Time to rawify […]

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Irish Moss Health Concerns

October 11, 2012
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Go figure, I finally jump onto the Irish Moss train, which has been touted as a super food in the raw food community for years, only to wake up to a weekly email in my in-box from Dr. Andrew Weil warning about the dangers of carrageenan. What does this have to do with Irish Moss? […]

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Raw Meyer Lemon Raspberry Souffle Tart

October 4, 2012
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When I see Meyer lemons at the market, I always get excited. Why? I think it has something to do with the name. It is romantic. It’s not a lemon, it is a MEYER lemon. Kind of like how “Key Lime” sounds more romantic than “lime”. Thought to be a cross between a lemon and […]

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Rawmazing E Book Bundle Sale!

September 30, 2012
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Rawmazing E Book Bundle. Get all three for only 29.95! I am offering three of the most popular Rawmazing E-books bundled for 29.95. That is a 36% savings over the cost of buying them individually.  **Limited time offer. Save big and order today.** Included in the offer are Rawmazing Transitional Recipes, Rawmazing Holidays and Rawmazing Frozen Desserts.  […]

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Minneapolis Farmer’s Market

September 28, 2012
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Peppers and Bitter Balls at the Minneapolis Farmer’s Market I have been keeping a secret for a little while. I have been traveling back and forth from Minneapolis to the San Francisco area for the last 4 months in preparation for a move. Actually, half of my stuff was moved out here in May, the […]

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Raw Chocolate Covered Nutella Macaroons

September 18, 2012
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Talk about a recipe morphing! I have been wanting to make a macaroon with a ganache center for a while now. But I like my macaroons fresh out of the dehydrator. They get a wonderful crunchy exterior and a soft interior. If you want a ganache center, that presents a problem. Here is a peek at my “interesting” creative […]

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KitchenAid Winner!!

August 31, 2012
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The winner of the KitchenAid Blender is Shannon Murray! Look for my post on Monday to find out how this blender sizes up. Have a wonderful weekend!!!! -Susan

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KitchenAid 5-Speed Blender Give Away!

August 28, 2012
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This contest has ended. I couldn’t help myself. I saw a video on how the KitchenAid blender beat both the Vitamix and the Blendtec blenders in a test. Considering it is about 1/4 to 1/3rd the price, I just had to get one and put it through it’s paces. So for the next few days, […]

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Raw Mock Tuna Salad

August 22, 2012
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  Oh how I struggled with the title of this post. It isn’t really mock “tuna”. It is a wonderful fruit and veggie salad, with the addition of a nut paté and a wonderful raw, vegan mayo. But that title is a little long. What I did do was base the salad/nut paté on what […]

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Raw Walnut Cacao Dreamy Bars

August 17, 2012
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I have been fixated on omega 3’s (more on that in a minute). I have also been fixated on creating a new dessert bar recipe (I think you can understand that one). Two fixations came together and these tasty raw walnut cacao bars were born. First, lets talk omega 3’s. Why the fixation, you ask? […]

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Watermelon Jicama Mint Salad

August 6, 2012
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Last weekend, I threw together an impromptu dinner some dear friends. The menu was mostly raw food. A wonderful corn and avocado salsa topped black bean burgers that were nested in butter lettuce. I wanted to make a quick savory watermelon salad but who knew it would end up the star of the meal!  When I create […]

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Rosemary Almond Crackers Two Ways

July 29, 2012
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Last week I posted this recipe for raw Rosemary Honey “Cheese” with Figs. Hiding in the background are the raw Rosemary Almond crackers that go with it. Incorporating the rosemary and cracked pepper into the almonds make the crackers a great compliment to the “cheese”. I promised the raw recipe for the crackers and here […]

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