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Chocolate Peanut Butter No-Bake Energy Bites -- full of protein, naturally-sweetened, and they taste like cookies! | gimmesomeoven.com

Chocolate Peanut Butter No-Bake Energy Bites (Naturally-Sweetened)

Can I just say how much I love this time of year on the blog?? When I first began blogging, it seemed as though November and December were the busiest traffic months here as everyone was cooking and baking up a storm for the holidays.  But over the past two...

Pomegranate Green Apple Sangria | gimmesomeoven.com

Pomegranate Green Apple Sangria

I’m in the market for a new electric guitar right now.  But as much as I’m in it to find a guitar with that perfectly sweet, mellow, beautiful tone — let’s be real — I’m also shopping for a totally cute guitar.  I love me a gorgeous guitar. Same apparently...

Brussels Sprouts, Cranberry and Quinoa Salad | gimmesomeoven.com #vegan #glutenfree

Brussels Sprouts, Cranberry and Quinoa Salad

Do you ever wonder what food trends will look like a generation from now? Every now and then when I’m walking through the grocery store, my mind starts to wonder — what produce will be the hot new trend in 20 years?  What methods of cooking will be most popular?...

Slow Cooker Cranberry Sauce | gimmesomeoven.com #thanksgiving

Slow Cooker Cranberry Sauce

My friends have gotten used to the fact that they are always my guinea pigs for trying out new recipes. It is the rare — very rare — occasion that I bring a dish to a gathering that I have actually tried before.  Instead, they have come to expect that...

Slow Cooker Apple Cider -- made easy from scratch! | gimmesomeoven.com #crockpot #slowcooker

Slow Cooker Apple Cider

Sometimes I wonder if I get a little too excited about recipes I love on the blog. Reason tells me that I should tamp down my enthusiasm, that I can become the “girl who cried delicious” if I sing the praises of too many recipes, and that people will start...

Asian Broccoli Salad with Peanut Sauce | gimmesomeoven.com #vegan

Asian Broccoli Salad with Peanut Sauce

I am on a mission to learn to like broccoli. And I’d say that I’m about 47% of the way there. I spent a childhood pushing it around on my plate with a fork, pretending like those “little trees” were part of some enchanted forest that could come to life on...

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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....