Warm Fonio Salad & Sweet Potato Bowl with Curried Pecan Sauce

Warm Fonio Salad & Sweet Potato Bowl with Curried Pecan Sauce

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When the kind people at Yolélé Foods reached out to me about trying fonio several months ago, I was confused at first (“What the heck is fonio?”) but also super intrigued. Simply put, fonio is an easily digestible and gluten-free African supergrain that is packed with amino acids, protein, fiber and iron. This company is also doing a lot to help communities in rural West Africa, which I encourage you to read all about on their website.

Note: This post is not sponsored in any way. I am providing a genuine review of a product that I want to share with you.

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Savory Stuffed Japanese Sweet Potatoes

Savory Stuffed Japanese Sweet Potatoes

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If you are looking for a super satisfying, nutritious and comforting meal, then might I suggest a Japanese sweet potato stuffed with all the beans? Sure, you can use a regular sweet potato, but there is something about a Japanese sweet potato with these exact fillings that is just so incredible. Read more

Lentil & Mushroom “Meat”balls

Lentil & Mushroom “Meat”balls

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Who says a vegan can’t have homemade spaghetti and meatballs? These no-meat balls are definitely being added to my list of staple dishes because they were so delicious, but also because my husband said he hoped they would be making an appearance often.  That’s the kind of feedback I love to hear. Read more