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7 Herbs & Spices Everyone Needs to Eat. Turmeric Turmeric is the king of all spices.

7 Herbs & Spices Everyone Needs to Eat

Ounce for ounce, it's the most anti-inflammatory, antiviral, antibacterial, anticancer, antifungal one of the bunch, so you should eat it as much as possible when you're becoming Bulletproof. In Ayurveda and Traditional Chinese Medicine, it's used to treat everything from diabetes and allergies to Alzheimer's and arthritis. Turmeric's active ingredient is curcumin, an antioxidant compound that reduces inflammation and also gives it its vibrant yellow color. (Beware getting turmeric on anything white; it stains.) Curcumin has actually been shown to reduce growth in cancer cells, and if there's any good reason to eat a spice, I'd say that's it. Avocado Lime Soup - The Raw Chef.

Raw Maca Fudge. How to make nut cheese. Simple Almond Cheese (recipe at end of post)

How to make nut cheese

Raw Food Appetizer Recipes: Vegan Cheese. Life got exciting today.

Raw Food Appetizer Recipes: Vegan Cheese

Refrigerator Cucumber Salad. Pages Sponsors This Blog Linked From Here Sunday, June 24, 2012 Refrigerator Cucumber Salad.

Refrigerator Cucumber Salad

Simply Raw: Reversing Diabetes in 30 Days (2009) 600637_653463961335831_1417735491_n.jpg 799×869 pixels. Escape The Heat: Wilt Your Vegetables, Not Yourself! Entrées & Main Dishes for Raw Food Vegans. Raw Food Diet « ByzantineFlowers. Why Eat Raw Food?

Raw Food Diet « ByzantineFlowers

The raw food diet is based on the belief that the most healthful food for the body is uncooked. Although most food is eaten raw, heating food is acceptable as long as the temperature stays below 104 to 118 degrees Fahrenheit (the cutoff temperature varies among those in the raw food community). Cooking is thought to denature the enzymes naturally present in food. Mini Raw Cherry Lime Cheesecakes. I was quite excited when I got my hands on a bag of fresh organic cherries last weekend. I love eating them just plain, even if I have to spit out the pits.

But it wasn't always this way. I used to dislike cherries, because I thought they were all like the overly sweetened canned pie filling. It always tasted tinny to me for some reason. My Everyday Adventure - Homemade Almond Butter. Making your own almond butter is so simple, much cheaper, and really tasty!!

My Everyday Adventure - Homemade Almond Butter

I used 2 cups of almonds, 1/3 cup of unsweetened shredded coconut, and a pinch of salt. (you can omit the coconut if you’d like) Put those ingredients into a food processor Then turn the food processor on high Let it run for about 10 minutes – but during that time keep checking on it because multiple times you will have to stop it and scrape the sides Then once it’s really mixing together and not sticking to the sides anymore, let it run for 5 minutes straight to get your almond butter really smooth. Then you’re done! Once Upon a Plate: Lavender-Blueberry Ice Cream. Fat-Burning Key Lime Pie Bars Recipe. The whole family will love this recipe!

Fat-Burning Key Lime Pie Bars Recipe

They are a great substitute for all the summer ice cream and other desserts- as the lime is summer-y tasting, and they are creamy, rather than icy. This dessert contains coconut oil, which is an unprocessed, cholesterol-free oil that contains Lauric Acid. Overall, coconut oil stimulates the thyroid, increases your metabolism and can help you burn stored body fat! Karen Knowler * The Raw Food Coach: Recipe: Tasty Almond Hummous. Smashed Avocado-Chile Tartines. I’ve got this thing about weekend lunches.

Smashed Avocado-Chile Tartines

Kyle’s got this other thing. I feel they should be quick and easy, not requiring thought or time. Kyle, it seems, grew up in Europe where lunches are often have more emphasis than dinner. (He didn’t, by the way.) For me, a sandwich and some fruit or chips or leftovers from during the week make the perfect weekend lunch. But I made an exception on the 4th of July – it was a holiday, what can I say? **Note** – When writing the original recipe, I forgot to include the lime juice; the recipe below has been adjusted to include this. Date, Fig, & Almond Cake with Sea Salt {Gluten-Free} I'm hosting a big dinner party this weekend as a part of the McCormick Dinner Party Chain, and have been prepping my apartment non-stop all week.

Date, Fig, & Almond Cake with Sea Salt {Gluten-Free}

I know it seems kind of ridiculous that I am still unpacking after a month and a half, but I also have a ridiculous amount of stuff. And I might have had the crazy idea to build my own entertainment center, coffee table, dining table, and bookshelf...all while still unpacking. Raw Chickpea-free Hummus. Vegan culinary crusade. Raw Beauty Tabouleh Salad. Okay, so I’m pretty obsessed with my tabouleh salad right now- and I think once you make it and try it, you will be too! It is delicious, fresh, super easy to make, and packed with health and beauty benefits. PARSLEY: This herb has so many health benefits. I try to throw it into my green smoothies every day, and this dish is another way to incorporate it easily into your diet. Parsley is rich in the beauty Vitamins A and C, folic acid , and has flavonoids that act as antioxidants- which put the kabash on free radicals creating damage to the cells.

Parsley is also very high in iron, and the high vitamin C content assists the absorption of iron. Grilled Rosemary Date Cookie Bars. We Like It Raw - Raw Food Goodness: Raw Food Recipes. These recipes have made it to the top of our list.

We Like It Raw - Raw Food Goodness: Raw Food Recipes

Karen Knowler - The Raw Food Coach. (Soft) Cheese Plate. Spring Rolls with Carrot-Ginger Dipping Sauce. Vegan recipes and vegetarian recipes - living and raw - uncooked! Vegetarian Summer Rolls. The Raw Food Directory - Raw Food Friendly Vendors, Raw Food Products, Raw Food Information and Much More.

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Raw Fettuccine Alfredo (Low Fat & Oil Free) Raw Spicy Zucchini Chips recipe at Gone Raw. Raw Foods Diet: Raw living foods diet (non) cooking schools. Living Light Culinary Arts: raw food diet classes, recipes, & products. Lemon & Avocado Butter Lettuce Salad Recipe. Butter lettuce is also called Bibb lettuce or Boston lettuce. You may be lucky enough to find it still as a whole head, or just as the leaves. Either works. If you can’t find either, then romaine works really nicely too. This is a filling and simple salad that is easy to present beautifully and can be made smaller if desired for a first course of a larger meal. Serves 2 2 heads butter lettuce1 avocado2 nori sheets1/4 cup pine nuts1/2 cup baby tomatoes Dressing 1 cup cashews, soaked 20 minutes1/2 cup water1 clove garlic1 teaspoon onion powder2 teaspoons lemon juice1/2 teaspoon lemon zest1/2 teaspoon salt2 teaspoons nutritional yeast (optional)Blend all ingredients together in a high-speed blender.Chill until ready to use.

Quick parmesan cheese 1/4 cup macadamias2 tablespoons nutritional yeast1/4 teaspoon saltUse a microplane to grate the macadamias into a bowl.Add the nutritional yeast and salt, and then mix thoroughly. Assembly This recipe is to be featured in the Summer Edition of GetFresh! Karen Knowler - The Raw Food Coach. This recipe is a huge gift! If you’re like me – a former potato-holic AND you love traditional potato salad, then you will adore this recipe. Stuffed Mushrooms. Monday, 16 July 2012 Description A scrumptious dish that can be eaten as both an appetizer or main entree with rich vibrant colors and flavor. The pate is lightweight and is the perfect accompaniment to the tamari marinated portabellos. Dense and filling yet not too heavy, this meal is full of nutrients and protein and goes great along with sprouts and greens tossed with a vinaigrette. Ingredients At a glance.

Vegan, Raw Vegan, Raw food, Raw food diet, Raw food recipes, Vegan recipes. How To Make Seitan. Learn about raw food with RawGuru. Plant-Based Nutritarian Weight Loss Recipe Blog. Bryanna’s Vegan Butter. By Bryanna Clark Grogan, author of World Vegan Feast Featuring Photography by Christina Hoheisel Special thanks to Mattie at VeganBaking.net for his ground-breaking work on this concept which provided a place to start when developing my own recipe. Southern In-Law: Recipe: Raw Banana Cake. Raw Mini Flax Pizza Bites Recipe. Raw Beauty QueenRaw Beauty Queen. 12 Days of Raw Christmas. Have the Healthiest Christmas EVER! Tropical Chia Porridge : Raw Recipe by Chef Adam Graham. Nutrient-rich chia seeds add a super punch to this fruity porridge. Chia seeds are a versatile super food. Easiest Jam You’ll Ever Make: Blackberry Chia Seed Jam.

I picked up some lovely luscious blackberries at my local farmers’ market. The market was closing, so the seller cut me a deal: 8 containers of fresh organic blackberries for a mere $10. Jackpot, right? Edamame Salad with Miso Dressing on Endive Leaves. We have reached day 12, the final day of the 12 Days of Endive!