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Caponata Recipe - Sicilian Eggplant ♥

Today's easy vegetable recipe, the classic Sicilian spread called "caponata". It's just eggplant, onion and tomato cooked til soft, deepened with red wine vinegar and capers.

Fresh & Summery. Low Carb. Weight Watchers Friendly & Freestyle Friendly. Naturally Gluten Free. Whole30 Friendly. Paleo. All that and not just vegan, Vegan Done Real.

Fire-Charred Tomatoes ♥ a Recipe from the Seven Fires Cookbook

So so simple! And so so more than the sum of its parts! Fire-Charred Tomatoes are no more than juicy summer tomatoes cooked on a very hot fire until charred, creating a smoky, luscious bite of summer. The recipe comes from the inspiring cookbook called "Seven Fires".

Fresh & Seasonal. A Summer Classic. Weeknight Easy, Weekend Special. Low Carb. Weight Watchers Friendly. Not just vegan, Vegan Done Real. Naturally Gluten Free. Whole30 Friendly.

Seasonal Soup & Salad Recipes ♥ August

Seasonal Soup and Salad recipes, ideas perfect for the month of August, all from A Veggie Venture's decade+ collection of 1300+ vegetable recipes. August's recipes are mostly veg(etari)an and call for easy-to-find ingredients. Find your late-summer salad (and soup! especially chilled soup!) inspiration here ... (Readers from the Southern Hemisphere? Look for your late-winter seasonal soup and salad recipes in the February collection!)
About August's Recipe CollectionAny guesses how many soup and salad recipes are listed in this seasonal recipe collection? Forty-freaking-two! Yes, 42! But isn't that what August does to a seasonal eater? For a few weeks, it's pure vegetable gluttony! (To say nothing of melons and peaches and and and and ...)

Maybe it's these deep dives into A Veggie Venture's 14+ year collection of soup and salad recipes but I find myself completely fascinated by simple salad combinations of vegetables. It's affecting our eating pattern…

Quick Microwave Sweet Corn ♥ How to Cook Whole Corn in the Microwave

Who cooks corn in the microwave? Me, that's who! It's so very easy and the corn comes out so fresh and flavorful, so juicy and perfect. If you've ever wondered how long to cook an ear of corn in the microwave, now you know, just five minutes start to finish. #KidYouNot

Great for Meal Prep. Weeknight Easy. Low Fat. Weight Watchers Friendly. Not just vegan, Vegan Done Real. Naturally Gluten Free.