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Guasacaca & Yuca… Vegan bites

Ok so today I had literally no time for lunch prep, so I had a quick look in the fridge and I found some cooked yuca, also known as cassava. Yuca or Cassava ” A tropical root vegetable, grown as … Continue reading

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Veggies are fun!

There was a time in which people used to think of vegetarians a boring people who only ate salads and nuts. There was a time when being a vegetarian as considered even quite disrespectful to one’s culture. Times have changed. … Continue reading

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Eggplant Meatless Balls

Yuum!! yes yuum indeed! Some people are quite fast on making a point on how “humans HAVE/SHOULD eat animals” – Ok! fine it that “tickles your fancy”, I won’t preach if you leave me alone! LOL…  I rather not eat MEATballs and … Continue reading

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Cauliflower Pizza Crust

It’s Pizza Time ! So I didn’t do much meal planning this week with the whole back to school back to work chaos. And I was improvising last night with whatever I had in my fridge. The kid suggested Pizza! … Continue reading

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Onirigi! LunchBox

So I was looking for new alternatives for my son’s vegetarian lunch boxes and a good friend of mine gave me an idea! Onigiri! Oni what you say? O-nigiri (お握り or 御握り; おにぎり?), also known as o-musubi (お結び; おむすび?), nigirimeshi … Continue reading

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Vegetarian on a Budget! Croquettes

So, here I am thinking ummm what to cook for dinner tonight? I open the fridge I see some fresh veggies and some containers with leftovers. I know! I’ll make some croquettes! So here is what I found in my … Continue reading

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Nutrition: The Problem with School Meals

Nutrition: The Problem with School Meals Bad eating habits in United States slowly leading to obesity By Jihane Rodriguez Houston, Texas – There is no denial America is number one when it comes to junk food consumption.  “The U.S. has … Continue reading

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Houston’s Food Trucks, the Pros and the Cons for the Economy

According to figures by the City of Houston, Houston has experienced a 12% rise on self employment since 2008. Up to this day there are approx. 1,400 registered food trucks in Houston. Food trucks are the creating of many small … Continue reading

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Houstonians Love Affair with Food Trucks.

Houston, TX. It is a sunny Houstonian afternoon, and fryers burn hot flames in the small compressed kitchen within the truck. Daniel Caballero and his crew are not thinking about the issues beyond the parameters of the Good Dog Food … Continue reading

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Houston Mobile Food Movement

“United we roll” is their catchy slogan as they join forces to fight for their rights. Local entrepreneurs who conform the Houston Mobile Food Movement hosted an awareness event yesterday evening, Sep 23, 2012. in Downtown Houston. Together they are … Continue reading

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