Archvie: zucchini

Zucchini Bread Oatmeal

Zucchini Bread Oatmeal with raisins.

Zoats! That’s zucchini + oats! Add that term to the “things I learned on Instagram,” ha. You know I do love my green smoothies, but baby it’s been cold in the mornings lately and I want a hot breakfast, thankyouverymuch. Oats are a grain and aren’t technically paleo (see my current dietary approach here), but I… [Continue Reading]

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Gluten-Free Pasta Salad with Grated Zucchini + Giveaway

Gluten-Free Pasta Salad with Grated Zucchini from Carrie on Living | www.carrieonliving.com

Oh, oh, I’m so excited to share this recipe, product review, and giveaway with you today! The gluten-free pasta salad is perfect for your 4th of July celebration, or for any of these hot summer days when a cold dish makes a refreshing meal. Even better, I’m absolutely thrilled to share this brand of legume-based,… [Continue Reading]

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Lentil Coconut Stew with Kale & Summer Squash

Lentil Coconut Stew from Carrie on Living | www.carrieonliving.com

Okay, so a lentil stew isn’t the epitome of summer cooking, but my excuse for making it now is that this recipe gets made in the slow cooker, so the house doesn’t get overheated from the oven or stovetop. And, while I used a cool new product from Pacific Foods called Bone Stock, you can… [Continue Reading]

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Beach Eating Food Journal

Beach Eats Photo Food Journal from Carrie on Living | www.carrieonliving.com

I’m having fun documenting a day’s worth of healthy, “clean eats” in the “What I Ate Wednesdays” blog party each week. This day from the previous weekend started with a kale smoothie bowl (see a similar recipe) topped with buckwheat groats and molasses: A sunflower and a strong cuppa tea to go along with: I got… [Continue Reading]

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Slow-Cooker Winter Breakfast Stew

Winter Breakfast Stew made in the slow-cooker from Carrie on Vegan | www.carrieonvegan.com

Baby, it’s cold outside! Cold weather means no more green smoothies for awhile, at least not in the mornings. I was inspired recently by some of the cooked breakfast recipes and try making a breakfast stew instead. I had a bag of cranberries leftover from Thanksgiving that I used in my recipe, but you could substitute… [Continue Reading]

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Pumpkin Breakfast Brownies

Pumpkin Breakfast Brownies with non-dairy yogurt

The big day is almost here…Thanksgiving! I’ve tried to offer some healthy ideas for your holiday table this year, whether you be a host with the most or a guest just needing to bring a dish or two. I mentioned before that I’m taking it low-key this year and just cooking for my husband and… [Continue Reading]

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Creamy Hemp Dressing (Dairy- and Gluten-Free)

Quinoa Salad with Creamy Hemp Dressing

For those of you suffering in the heat, I have a cold salad that is refreshing and nutritious. It’s a new spin on my Get Your Veggies Quinoa Salad that I have made previously. For those of us at the beach, we’re not exactly suffering with heat, it’s actually the opposite effect in that it… [Continue Reading]

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Healthy in a Hurry

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Thank you for all of your really nice comments on my blogging anniversary earlier this week, they meant so much to me. I do hope for many, many more years of blogging and all of the challenges that come with it. In fact, I’ve been thinking a bit about the nature of my recipes here, and I’m… [Continue Reading]

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