Sweet Potato Taco Filling

Ingredients for Sweet Potato Filling 5 medium sized Sweet Potatoes¬†diced into small ¬†about 1 inch cubes 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 tablespoon lime juice 1 tablespoon cumin 1/4 teaspoon chipotle powder 1 teaspoon chili powder 1/2 large white or yellow onion finely chopped Optional: 2 honeycrisp apples diced into small 1/2 inch pieces. This adds…

Banana Oat Pancakes

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BBQ Cauliflower Burger Pinterest Success

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Lentil Taco “Meat”- Pinterest Success

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Fruit and Veggie Curry

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Quick Food(s)

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I like to read for learning but I also like to watch movies and documentaries. Thus far I have watched Hungry for Change. Forks over Knives. Vegucated. Fat, Sick, and Nearly Dead. All are good in their own right. I will be honest and say I almost vomited watched vegucated. There was many times I…