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Hatch Pepper Breakfast

We love Hatch pepper season! These delightful peppers are only available for a short time each year.  Look for them at your market today! Great flavor and a little heat make them perfect for so many summer dishes! Hatch Pepper Breakfast 2.5 cups water 1/2 cup rolled oats 1/2 cup corn meal (polenta) 1/2 cup roasted green chile salsa 1/4 cup nutritional yeast 1 Hatch pepper diced 1/2 cup lacinato kale shredded 1/2 cup diced tomatoes 2 tablespoons chopped cilantro 2 tablespoons Engine 2 Roasted Red Pepper Hummus Dash of smoked paprika Drizzle of your favorite hot sauce – we love Ninja Squirrel Sriracha! Stir oats, cornmeal and salsa together with water and bring to a boil.  Reduce heat to low, then add nutritional yeast, kale and hatch pepper, simmer for 5 minutes or until thick. Serve with tomato, cilantro and hummus, sprinkle on some smoked paprika and add a drizzle of hot sauce. Makes two servings

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Where Did the Summer Go?

  Vacation is over. I am not sure where my summer went, but it evaporated. I’d like to bottle a summer from my third-grade, where [&hellip

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Carrot Kale Muffins

Start your day with these hearty muffins! A slight sweetness from the carrots, raisins and spices makes a great pairing with the kale and the [&hellip

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Summer’s End

If you’re a teacher, the summer really ends the first week of August. As a former teacher, I always looked forward to the return of [&hellip

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Smokey Cheez Sauce

  1 can reduced sodium cannellini beans with liquid 4 tablespoons nutritional yeast 3 tablespoons Ninja Squirrel Sriracha Sauce – or other brand if not [&hellip

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Plant-Strong Kids Week 8

This week is all about lunch! We have lunchbox ideas and tips plus a bunch of plant-strong lunch recipes! Week 8  If your child/children have [&hellip

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Praise the Potato

  For a long time, potatoes have gotten a bad rap and mainly because they’ve either been fried, or slathered in fattening dairy. But, the [&hellip

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Plant-Strong™ Kids Week 7

It is hard to believe that we are in week 7 of our plant-strong™ kids series! This week we have recipes from Happy Herbivore and [&hellip

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Spotlight on Weight

Of all the health topics swirling around in American society and media today, weight captures more attention than almost any other issue. Currently, obesity is [&hellip

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