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21 October, 2016

Vegan Cooking Substitutes- Easy and Effective Tips By Mandy

Vegan Cooking Substitutes- Easy and Effective Tips By Mandy
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Gosh, it has been a while since I wrote a post. (again!)  While I gather some stuff and work on a recipe, here is a guest post by Mandy Wang, a health blogger at I Keep Healthy. A traditional Chinese medicine doctor by training, she shares her recipes and home remedies in her website. Some of
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19 September, 2016

Ragi and Brown Rice Idli (Steamed Multigrain Savory Cake with Finger Millet)-Meatless Monday recipe

Ragi and Brown Rice Idli (Steamed Multigrain Savory Cake with Finger Millet)-Meatless Monday recipe
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Idli, the ubiquitous south Indian   breakfast,  or evening tiffin/snack can be made healthier by substituting some of the white rice with whole grains. An excellent low glycemic index food for diabetics as well as weight watchers. If you worry about a poor digestive system sensitive to whole grains, this is an excellent choice as fermentation
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12 August, 2016

Soft and Chewy Cranberry Almond Granola Bars (gluten-free, vegan)

Soft and Chewy Cranberry Almond Granola Bars (gluten-free, vegan)
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It feels so good to be writing a recipe post again, after a long hiatus! I did not plan for the break to be this long… in fact I had “withdrawal symptoms” initially, but then life got so busy that I got used to not blogging after a few days. This summer has been a
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6 May, 2016

My Mother’s Mysore Rasam (Spice Mix recipe included)

My Mother’s Mysore Rasam (Spice Mix recipe included)
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It has been a couple of weeks since I posted a recipe. I hate when this happens; it is so hard to get back on track again! Well, since Mother’s day is coming up and I take this opportunity to get over the inertia and  post something to celebrate  that occasion. What better way to
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1 April, 2016

DIY Easy, 3-Ingredient, Non-Toxic Laundry Detergent (Lavender)

DIY Easy, 3-Ingredient, Non-Toxic Laundry Detergent (Lavender)
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What?!! Soap recipe in a food blog, you ask. But I have to tell you that since I started to follow a healthy lifestyle, I’m constantly trying to eliminate toxic products in my home. That includes what we put on our skin too! After all, toxins from products that we put on our skin DO
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11 March, 2016

Millet Chivda – A Quick Whole-grain Savory Snack and Co-hosting Fiesta Friday #110

Millet Chivda – A Quick Whole-grain Savory Snack and Co-hosting Fiesta Friday #110
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Yay, it’s Friday again! And guess what, it is a special friday for me, because I’m co-hosting Fiesta Fridays for the first time! Have you heard about it yet? Fiesta Fridays is a party started by the super awesome Angie 2 years ago, to bring bloggers together. It is a place where bloggers from all
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2 October, 2015

The Leaky Gut, Immunity And More on the Gluten Issue

The Leaky Gut, Immunity And More on the Gluten Issue
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A post I’m taking to Fiesta Friday #88, after a long break from attending their parties. Thank you Angie, and co-hosts Julie and Liz! Also sharing at the Plant Based Blog Hop #64.  Thank you for the opportunity, Deborah. Forgive me if I get too technical in this post, but I’ll keep it as simple
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22 August, 2015

The Truth About Gluten- Why Is it A Problem For Some People?

The Truth About Gluten- Why Is it A Problem For Some People?
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I have been thinking of writing this post for a long time, since some readers ask me why I post recipes labeled “gluten free” in this blog. Is gluten-free diet just a trend or fad? Is there more to it? Read on… What is Gluten? Gluten is the protein (a long chain of amino acids)
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