Tag Archives: brussels sprouts

Can you substitute brussels sprouts for meatballs?

Hahaha, not really, but they were the only ball-like component in my pasta dish last night! Please forgive the crappy quality of that picture… my camera died at the very moment I snapped it.  I’m honestly surprised anything was captured … Continue reading

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Miso Veggie Soup

Yesterday’s lunch craving attacked with a vengeance… my body wanted veggies, so veggies it got. A ginormous plate of brussels sprouts, a microwave sweet potato filled with peanut butter, and everything dusted in nutritional yeast. Towards the later afternoon I … Continue reading

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Mushrooms and Onions

Regarding my spam issues, apparently if I use my raspberry.muppet email address, I don’t get sent to spam, but I do with my purplebirdchristin email address.  Grrr.  I emailed Akismet… here’s to hoping they can fix it quick! I happened … Continue reading

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Excitement Comes in 3s!

1.  You can now access my blog via http://www.purplebirdblog.com!  The wordpress.com address still redirects to the new one, so I don’t think you have to change them in your readers, but I’m super excited to have been able to drop … Continue reading

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Not Mushy!

I bought some brown rice pasta the other day from Central Market. These little bunnies reassured me that it would not be mushy, although since they are carrying a rather large rock of cocaine, I wasn’t sure they could be … Continue reading

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Snacky Snacky

I have consumed the following delicious snacks over the last couple of days. Brussels sprouts with avocado. Multigrain Wasa crackers with blueberry vanilla goat cheese. And another green smoothie. This one with almond milk, coconut milk kefir, banana, nutritional yeast, … Continue reading

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Tempting Tempeh

Dinner a couple nights ago was based around the fact that I had a two pound bag of brussels that needed to be dealt with and a craving for tempeh. I started by spilling my brussels sprouts all over the … Continue reading

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