The Harvest Kitchen

Cantaloupe Lime Slush

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Instead of bringing you a plethora of recipes to make for a barbecue this holiday weekend,  I’m sharing a simple Cantaloupe Lime Slush recipe.  You see, I’ve spent the past 2 days cleaning out closets and organizing my garage, so I haven’t been spending any good quality time in the kitchen. So I’ll keep this post short, sweet (naturally so) and simple, then I’m heading straight up to my loft to weed through and organize the hundreds of cookbooks that are stacked on the floor.  Spring cleaning on steroids!!

COCONUT CURRY CHICKPEA SINGLE

Coconut Curry Soup with Chickpeas

I know….I know.  Another soup recipe.  But….I love soup!  It’s one of my favorite things to make…..and it’s one of my favorite things to eat.  This coconut Curry Soup with Chickpeas is a riff...

WHITE BEAN SOUP WITH KALE 1A

White Bean Soup with Kale

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BLACK BEAN AND QUINOA VEGGIE BURGERS

Black Bean and Quinoa Veggie Burgers

This post is brought to you by Blue Diamond Almonds. These nutrient-rich Black Bean and Quinoa Veggie Burgers are loaded with hearty goodness and they pack a powerful protein punch.  You’ll feel satisfied for...

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Honey Roasted Almond Butter

This Honey Roasted Almond Butter is hands-down the best almond butter I’ve ever had!!   I love the silky, creamy texture so much so that I lost count of how many spoonfuls I “taste-tested” after...

MONKEY FLIP SHAKE

A Healthy Date Shake

When I make shakes, I feel “less is more” when it comes to sweetness.  I don’t like things too sweet and I don’t like them too heavy.  I like things light – both in sweetness...

TACO BOWL WITH SPANISH QUINOA

Taco Bowls with Spanish Quinoa

These protein-loaded Taco Bowls with Spanish Quinoa are a new fast- food-to-make-at-home favorite of mine.  Not only are they delicious and nutritious, but they’re also quick and easy to make!

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Spanish Quinoa

I love good Spanish Rice (especially this Spanish rice) so much so that I can eat leftovers of my Homemade Spanish rice… cold…straight from the refrigerator.  And I love leftovers of my Homemade Spanish Rice heated...

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Tomatillo Salsa Verde

When it comes to Mexican food, I tend to be a creature of habit.  I typically order my favorite dishes at restaurants, and I routinely make my favorite dishes at home like this, this, and...

BENEFITS OF BLUEBERRIES 3

Benefits of Blueberries

Blueberries are a powerhouse superfood containing antioxidant and anti-inflammatory compounds that help to ward off major disease like Alzheimer’s, diabetes, heart disease, and some types of cancer. The compounds in blueberries also help keep...