10 Easy Holiday Meal Tweaks

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It’s not difficult to shift traditional holiday dishes toward the healthier. Keep these 10 cooking tweaks and recipe suggestions in mind as you prepare your holiday menu this year. 1. Main dish: Instead of a centerpiece dish like turkey or ham, prepare a vegetable and grain loaf, a stuffed squash and rice dish, or a […]

Favorite Holiday Recipes

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Below are some favorite traditional and non-traditional holiday recipes from my blog. (This list is updated as new holiday recipes are created): My dad was taking this picture of us girls dressed up for Thanksgiving in the ’70s. I’m on the left, with my mom and older sister. Appetizers: Chickpea & Avocado Spread Tu-no Salad […]

Pumpkin Pie Squares

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These easy-to-make squares are perfect as a dessert or snack. When served soon after baking, the texture resembles freshly baked pumpkin pie, but after cooling (especially overnight), they firm up considerably and can be eaten with your fingers. Ingredients: 12 medjool dates, pitted and diced (about 1-1/4 cups or 8 ounces) 1 cup non-dairy milk […]