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Baked Samosas (2 Ways!)

Look out, world.  I finally learned how to make samosas.  Actually, I learned how to make real-deal traditional vegetarian samosas, but then had the idea to also try converting them into a (considerably) quick-and-easier version in mini phyllo cups.  So today I’m sharing two samosa recipes below, which happen to...

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15 Easy Vegan Dinner Recipes

Happy Sunday to you! This week’s recipe round-up is dedicated to all of you vegan friends who are looking for some simple and creative new dinner ideas.  And hey — to all of you out there who aren’t vegan — don’t change the channel because I’m pretty positive you’re going to...

French Press Coffee -- learn how to make perfect French press coffee with this step-by-step tutorial | gimmesomeoven.com #howto

French Press Coffee

Hey coffee lovers!  I thought it would be lovely to round out my coffee tutorials today with my first love.  The place where my coffee-making journey began.  The method I still use at least once a week, especially when pressed (get it?) for time. Oui. I’m talking about French...

Coconut Water Iced Coffee -- delicious cold brew coffee is naturally sweetened with the delicious taste and hydrating benefits of coconut water | gimmesomeoven.com #vegan #glutenfree

Coconut Water Iced Coffee

Tomorrow marks my 31 1/3 birthday.  Par-tay!!! (What?  You don’t celebrate 1/3 birthdays?  You must.) Ok ok, I usually don’t either.  But I was checking in the other day with the list I made of 31 Things I want to do at age 31, and realized that I’m already...

Italian Guacamole | gimmesomeoven.com #appetizer #dip #recipe #vegan #glutenfree

Italian Guacamole

Oh my guac. Guys, I have literally made hundreds of batches of guacamole over the years.  Hundreds and hundreds.  I’ve made single batches for myself.  I’ve made huge batches for parties.  I even choose to do most of my grocery shopping at the “Mexican” grocery store near me almost...

Crunchy Asian Ramen Noodle Salad -- made with fresher ingredients, and ready to go in 10 minutes! | gimmesomeoven.com

Crunchy Asian Ramen Noodle Salad (a.k.a. Basically The Best Potluck Salad EVER)

Alright, show of hands. Who else grew up eating ramen noodle salads?!? I don’t know about you, but this salad was a Very Big Deal in my house back in the day.  My mom made it regularly and took it along to every potluck, picnic, and church function imaginable....

Ginger Tom Collins -- this spiked lemonade is made with a hint of ginger, and is so simple and refreshing! gimmesomeoven.com

Ginger Tom Collins

The summer heat and humidity have finally arrived in Kansas City, and it is downright sizzlin’.  So, in perfectly logical form, I’m skipping town and hopping on a plane today to fly…someplace even hotter.  I’m headed to Austin! I know, perhaps a little crazy right in the middle of...

Rainbow Veggie Skewers | gimmesomeoven.com

Rainbow Veggie Skewers

For a girl who grew up adamantly insisting that I was an “indoor person”, I have to say that I have become quite fond of the Great Outdoors. Well, I still squeal like a little girl when a bee buzzes my way. But goodness, I feel like I can’t...

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Green Pina Colada Smoothie

This week while I’m spending time in El Salvador, I thought it only appropriate to share one of my favorite tropical drinks with you. Yes, I have freely admitted before that actual pina coladas are one of my favorite guilty-pleasure drinks.  This is partly due to the fact that there...

Strawberry Shortcake with Coconut Whipped Cream (Vegan) -- 4 ingredient biscuits, plus juicy strawberries, plus easy coconut whipped cream.  Delish! | gimmesomeoven.com #dessert #vegan

Strawberry Shortcake with Coconut Whipped Cream (Vegan)

I’m pretty sure that as long as I live, I will always get a little bit giddy when strawberry season rolls back around each spring. I. Love. Strawberries. Especially after a long winter, there’s something about those vivid, sweet, juicy, and yummy berries that just sing of summertime.  So accordingly,...

How To Make Coconut Whipped Cream | gimmesomeoven.com #vegan

Coconut Whipped Cream

Call me a nerd, but I’ve started a spreadsheet amongst my friends.  (Well, I should point out that it’s one of many shared spreadsheets that we have.  We dig anything to do with organization and presentations.)  The most recent one?  What We Eat (and Don’t Eat). I don’t know...

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Fresh Strawberry Margarita

Hey, hey, it’s my birthday!  And I made margaritas to celebrate! Actually, I had all intentions of making a cake, but it’s Cinco de Mayo week here on the blog.  (The best holiday ever to coincide with my birthday each year!)  And we all know that chips and salsa and...