Lemon Scented Quinoa with Toasted Cumin Seeds and Cinnamon {vegan, grain free, gluten free}

Lemon Scented Quinoa with Toasted Cumin Seeds and Cinnamon {vegan, grain free, gluten free}

Guys, we are that close to fall!! I can smell it in the air.

Temperatures have dropped ever so slightly, the nights are cooler, apple cider, bourbon and cinnamon have made an appearance in various combinations in our house – it is happening!!… 

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Key Lime Pistachio Truffles {vegan, grain free, gluten free, refined sugar free, raw}

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Zucchini “Pasta” Aglio e Olio {vegan, grain free, gluten free} + How to Choose Quality Olive Oil

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How To Make Cauliflower “Rice” with Cashews {grain free, gluten free, raw, vegan}

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Cherry Mint Sangria with Kirschwasser

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Vanilla Chia Pudding with Strawberry Purée {raw, vegan, grain free, gluten free}

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How to Find Non-Toxic, Organic and Vegan Body Care Products and Cosmetics

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Curried Lentils and Quinoa with fresh Parsley and Avocado {grain free, gluten free, vegan}

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Greek Roasted Potatoes with Green Beans and Organic Feta Cheese

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Moroccan Chickpea Stew {vegan, grain free, gluten free}

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