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Blog Recipes/ Main Dishes/ Slow Cooker Recipes

Slow Cooker Chickpea Curry

This easy slow cooker chickpea curry is a perfect, economical vegetarian dinner recipe! Recipe includes notes for making this in the Instant Pot too. * GoodieGodmother.com

This easy slow cooker chickpea curry is a perfect, economical vegetarian dinner recipe!  I am a lazy cook when it comes to feeding myself. Times when the Godfather travels for work, I eat a lot of eggs, oatmeal, salad, and slow cooker dishes. Things that are easy to prepare, and use a minimal number of dishes. Before little ones, I would often make a large slow cooker dish, like this…

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Blog Recipes

Vegetarian Alphabet Soup

Forget the can and make a childhood classic at home! This vegetarian alphabet soup recipe is easy to follow and definitely qualifies as comfort food! * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Forget the can and make a childhood classic at home! This vegetarian alphabet soup recipe is easy to follow and definitely qualifies as comfort food! Sometimes, life just falls into place in a funny way at the grocery store. One minute, you’re casually perusing the pasta aisle, and the next, you’re sprinting to the produce section to load up on fresh tomatoes because you *have* to make soup immediately. What…

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Beverages/ Breakfast

Peach Basil Protein Smoothie

Peach Basil Protein Smoothie - seasonal ingredients make this unique protein smoothie recipe a favorite! * GoodieGodmother.com

Make your afternoon (or morning) protein smoothie exciting using fresh flavors and seasonal ingredients from the farmer’s market or your garden. This peach basil protein smoothie is a new favorite for this fitness-loving foodie! I ran into a girlfriend at the gym this morning, and the topic of working came up thanks to an article we’re reading for book club this month. It’s a good read if you have a…

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Blog Recipes/ Sandwiches

Vegetarian Mushroom Burgers

Vegetarian Mushroom Burgers with a garlic aioli - the most incredible mushroom Swiss burgers, and they're VEGETARIAN! Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Where’s the beef? You don’t need it when you make these amazing vegetarian mushroom burgers! The patty is made of mushrooms, and when topped with caramelized onions and a garlic aioli, it’s burger heaven!!! If you want to encourage someone to eat vegetables, start with mushrooms. At least, this was the case with the Godfather. He wasn’t a big vegetable eater when we started dating, so as we got serious,…

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Blog Recipes/ Main Dishes

Fresh Turmeric Mushroom Curry

Fresh Turmeric Mushroom Curry Recipe - Vegan, clean eating, but really flavorful and loaded with good for you ingredients! * GoodieGodmother.com

Fresh spices like ginger and turmeric make this fresh turmeric mushroom curry a flavorful, vegan, comfort dish with warming Indian flavors. I can’t believe I hadn’t cooked with fresh turmeric until this year! It’s embarrassing really, and now that I’ve started cooking with fresh turmeric, I don’t think I can ever return to using just the jarred stuff (although I still use it too). I had heard about fresh turmeric…

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Soups & Stews

Romesco Potato Soup

A classic potato soup recipe is extra delicious topped with romesco sauce! It's a great weeknight dinner idea, and reheats well for lunch the next day. Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

A different take on romesco potatoes, my Romesco Potato Soup is creamy, comforting, and perfect for cool winter evenings! I keep my potatoes and onions in a teacup shaped wire basket on the counter. The garlic sits in the saucer section. It’s rather cute, until we have moments when I don’t realize I have three white potatoes sitting under a small mountain of onions and I buy three more potatoes, and then…

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Side Dishes

Cuban Sweet Plantains (Maduros)

You'd never guess these Cuban Sweet Plantains, also called "maduros", have no added sugar! A popular and easy to make side dish with just two ingredients.

As I prepared this dish, killing time by playing Candy Crush (as I do), I had a revelation that not only makes me laugh even now, but immediately conjures up the image of my father-in-law handing out food saying “Esto no engorda” (This isn’t fattening). The last time this happened was this past Christmas when he was passing around homemade chicharron (crispy pork rinds) he made on the grill while…

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