Grain-Free Granola

I have always had a rather hearty sweet tooth…actually, “teeth” would be more accurate. I especially enjoy something sweet in the evenings after dinner. Wishing to avoid excessively sugar-laden treats, I’ll often rely on homemade granola. It satisfies my sweet tooth (teeth), yet it’s still nutrient-dense with lots of vitamins, minerals, plant-based protein and fats…

Slow Cooker Sweet Potato Chickpea Soup

Soup is not only warming and nourishing, it’s a terrific way to use up leftovers and small amounts of vegetables that may otherwise go to waste. So it’s always a win all around. This week was no exception. I had been experimenting with chickpea and kale recipes (still a work in progress) and had some…