Tabbouleh Salad with Riced Cauliflower

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This recipe uses cauliflower in place of bulgar (or couscous, rice) as is traditionally used in a Tabbouleh Salad.

The wonderful world of juices and smoothies at the Monta Vista Market

Watermelon spritzer Monta Vista Sunrise Green ginger juice …and so much more¬†were the concoctions created during my demo this past Sunday at the Monta Vista Market. I brought my Breville juice machine and my Vitamix (a high-speed blender). Thankfully the staff had no trouble keeping up with washing the produce, and rinsing out the juicer […]

raw Zucchini Onion Bread with figs and seeds

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Here are photos of my recent Dehydrated Bread yummies:

Dehydrating class for Yummies, photos

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Below are pics from a recent dehydrating class. 7 students, 7 Excalibur Dehydrators, 30 trays of food 3 recipes: Kale Chips with cashew orange batter Onion Bread with zucchini, fig and pumpkin seeds Tomato Wraps (will add text another time) Go here to read the class description: http://www.jonisare.com/dehydrating-class-for-yummies/

Dehydrating class for yummies

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Dehydrating demystified. This is the promotion post for the D class, has link to a new post with photos of the class.

Asian Refreshing Pressed Salad

Pressed salad, with dumb bells

This make-shift salad press does the trick! The pressure makes for a crispy, watery salad

Raw, dehydrated spinach bread

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My favorite Indian spice – this cousin of cumin – is sweet, nutty and pungent. It’s just the right touch in taking dehydrated breads to a new level, to transport you to an exotic far away place. Kala Jeera (black cumin) is a member of the parsley family and is used in Indian breads, soups and sauces, often used in conjunction with fennel, nigella, black mustard and ajwain seeds.

Dehydrated breads: onion, zucchini, spinach, apple

Onion Zucchini Bread

Quick note…. here are a few pics, will post info another time. Meanwhile, if you are curious, interested in the details then go ahead post a comment and/or send an email to me. Dehydrated Onion and Zucchini Bread: Dehydrated Onion Bread: Dehydrated Apple Almond Toast: Dehydrated RED Onion Bread: Dehydrated Seed Bread: Dehydrated Spinach Bread, […]

Sour foods to use in a paleo diet

Adding a bit of sour in a dish will add to its complexity, adult savviness and lasting memories. When it comes to paleo, and I mean the real deal, there’s nothing much else to use except for what you can pick from a tree. So, here’s a list of pick-able sour foods, and a list […]

Melon Milk: soooo refreshing, soooo satisfying

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It’s been a loooong time since I drank cow’s milk. Growing up we drank 2%, and the consistency of the milk I made tonight (MELON MILK) brought me right back to when I was 3-feet tall, no, I’d say 4-feet tall and downing glass after glass after school. I would reach for milk much more […]