Archvie: strawberries

Chocolate Strawberry Oatmeal with Kale

Chocolate Strawberry Oatmeal with Kale from Carrie on Vegan | www.carrieonvegan.com

Please tell me I’m not the only one to cook greens with oatmeal…please, please? I had a curly kale salad with a tamarind dressing at a restaurant recently and, because the dressing was sweet, it inspired me to make a breakfast dish incorporating curly kale. This version using oatmeal, strawberries, tahini, and cocoa powder tastes like… [Continue Reading]

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Raw Strawberry Tart

Strawberries fresh from the farmers' market.

I can’t get enough of the fresh strawberries that are really coming into season now in California. Here is a picture of some that I picked up at my local farm stand this past weekend: I made a raw strawberry tart last summer, but I used maple syrup in the crust and I kept meaning… [Continue Reading]

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Tahini Cherry Ice Cream (Dairy-Free)

ahini Cherry Gelato (Dairy-Free) from Carrie on Living | www.carrieonliving.com

Phew…it’s Friday…we made it! I don’t know about you, but this week was really busy. I’m not even doing anything special for the holidays and yet I still felt the rush of trying to do too many things. I had a really awesome surprise yesterday, though, when I got a visit from two very special… [Continue Reading]

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Cancer-Fighting Sweet Watercress Smoothie

Sweet Watercress Smoothie from Carrie on Living | www.carrieonliving.com

Good morning! I’m so happy to slow down on all of this talk on cancer and surgery and get back to more food talk. I do very much appreciate your notes on my recovery from my surgery; I am doing a lot better. Last night I got my first full night of sleep in over… [Continue Reading]

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Planning My Future & Raw Strawberry Tart

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Good morning and happy Monday! I hope you had a fun weekend. I did…look what I made! Yum, yum! What? You don’t think making delicious treats is a good way to spend the weekend? Well, I suppose that makes me different. Ironically, it was after spending 4+ hours in the kitchen on Saturday afternoon making… [Continue Reading]

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Foods for Busy & Stressful Days

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Good morning! I hope you had a nice end to your week. The 4th of July holiday occurring on Wednesday this year threw me off for a bit, but I’m happy it’s the weekend now. Remember the sweet potatoes I roasted for my yet-to-be determined salad for the 4th of July party? I ended up… [Continue Reading]

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Broccoli Sprout Smoothie

Broccoli Sprout Smoothie from Carrie on Living | www.carrieonliving.com

Two weeks ago, I wrote about growing broccoli sprouts at home here, and how Dr. Michael Greger claims they are the “biggest nutritional bang for your buck.” The element that is in broccoli sprouts that has been identified to be so healthful is called sulforaphane. A quick search on PubMed found all kinds of published studies… [Continue Reading]

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