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Traci York | Vanilla And Bean
@vanillaandbean
📍Whidbey Island, WA. whole, 🐌 slow food. organic. locavore. baker. vegetarian. My eBook Grab-n-Go Snacks is now available! 👇🏻

Gluten Free Brown Butter Pumpkin Bread with Chocolate Swirl

in partnership with Bob's Red Mill
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Welcoming summer with a fizzy Honey Sweetened Fresh Cherry Limeade!! The big sister says to add a glug of vodka, but either way, this is a fabulous way to keep cool! The solstice was yesterday... just like that, the days start to get shorter. How are you spending these long Summer days? More time lingering in the early morning sun, late days at the beach..? Grab some fresh cherries at the market and make this! You're going to love it!
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Lemongrass And Ginger Rhubarb Soda
I whipped up a bubbly and refreshing Lemongrass-Ginger Rhubarb Soda for us this week! This is nonalcoholic but spike it if you may. It's super simple to make too .Inspired by all the rhubarb comin in.. and I just grabbed some more at the farmers market.. The color.... for Mom. That pretty rhubarb sash? Inspired by Meg @thismessisours.
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Tofu And Chili Lime Slaw Tacos
Mexican Inspired Tofu Tacos with Cilantro-Pepita Crema are in the house! These are freezer friendly and that creama is over the top! I make it just for dippin'.
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Freestyle Hot Cross Buns With Boozy Currants
TGIF IG Friends! Hooray for the weekend! Freestyle Hot Cross Buns with Rum Soaked Currants for your baking adventures!They are buttery, fluffy and oh so tender... spiked with lemon + orange zest, cinnamon, cardamom and sweetened with maple syrup! Y'all have a fabulous weekend! (some of you outside of the US have a looong bank holiday weekend - I'm sooo wishing we did too ).
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Dark Chocolate Hazelnut Brownies
TGIF Y'all! Hazelnut Chocolate Brownies are ready! This recipe comes from @occasionallyeggs new ebook, Plant Based Comfort Food and lemme' tell you.. it's a beauty! These brownies are so rich, chocolate and decadent.. they are fabulous and quick to whip up!
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Lentil Sloppy Joes With Tangy Sauce
TGIF Y'all!! Tangy Lentil Sloppy Joes are quick to whip up! I've a few 'secret' ingredients to make this classic even better then back in the day (the 80s) when I first tried a SloppyJoe! You know, when big hair was a major trend !? Hey.. I'm running around like mad today with work, but am so excited about the weekend ... nothing in particular happening, just hanging out with Rob, friends and fam, plus a few have tos.. there's always some of that ! And recover from daylight savings.. I'm still feeling it !
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Spicy Roasted Habanero Salsa
For all the tailgaters and the ones who just come for the commercials and food, I've got a mouthwatering salsa that will set you on fire! In a good way ..so much so you'll just keep on dippin and then reach for your drink to cool off! I'm so excited to be partnering with @vitamix to bring you this creamy salsa !! Roasted Habanero Carrot Salsa! Quick and easy .... and over the top!
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Brown Rice Gratin With Lemon Parmesan Dijon Crust
Awwww.. the weekend! Roasted Fennel, Mushroom and White Bean Brown Rice Gratin with Parmesan Lemon Dijon Crust (not shown). Talk about cozy! I'm completely smitten with roasted fennel. Have you tried it? Y'all have a delicious weekend!
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