- Hide menu

My Blog

Follow Amie\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\

It's a New Year (2020!) and a new day... in fact, every day is a new day which allows us the opportunity to re-set our intentions. So, if you aren't happy with yesterday's decisions or outcome... always remember you have the ability to turn things around at this very moment. Have a blessed day! amie sue

—— November 24, 2010 ——

Sweet and Spicy Onion Rings

Members Only, Savory Treats, Small Bites

~ raw, vegan, gluten-free, nut-free ~ The first onion ring recipe that I created were the “Spicy Onion Rings”.  They were a huge hit but I ran into a tiny snag for those who are allergic to nuts. So for those of you out there that are either allergic to…...

, , , ,



—— November 24, 2010 ——

White Chocolate Cheesecake

Cheesecakes, Members Only

~ raw, vegan, gluten-free ~ This cheesecake is rich with chocolate… don’t let the vanilla color fool you.  I used raw cacao butter which not only gives the cheesecake that chocolate flavor but also gives the cake structure. Raw Cacao Butter… is the pure oil of the cacao bean. It consists…...

, , ,



—— November 23, 2010 ——

Apple Pie

Cake & Pies, Members Only

~ raw, vegan, gluten-free ~ Apple pie was the first raw dessert that I ever learned to make. It’s quick, easy and a sure crowd pleaser.  It doesn’t require dehydration unless you decide to make the Antique Apple Blossoms. There are countless ways in how you can present your raw…...

, , ,



chocolate-sauce-on-strawberries-in-tin-can

—— November 23, 2010 ——

Chocolate Syrup

Chocolate, Frosting, Members Only

– raw / vegan / gluten-free / nut-free – Do you remember Hershey’s Chocolate Syrup?  I can recall that we always had a bottle of that tucked in our refrigerator door while I was growing up. I won’t even skip the fact that I owned a few bottles throughout my adulthood too.…...

, , , ,



raw, organic Chocolate Ganache Frosting

—— November 23, 2010 ——

Chocolate Ganache Frosting

Free Recipes (Photo View), Frosting

Chocolate Ganache Frosting ~ raw, vegan, gluten-free, nut-free ~ The primary requirement in making this luscious Chocolate Ganache Frosting is to have a willing participant who will lick the spoon and bowl clean! Ganache is typically a mixture of chocolate and cream, used to make truffles and other chocolate candies, or as… read more »

, , , ,



—— November 22, 2010 ——

Chocolate Lava Cake

Cake & Pies, Members Only

~ raw, vegan, gluten-free ~ True decadence at its best… deep, dark, and chocolatey… Oh, don’t let the simplicity of this recipe trick you into thinking that it is just a hum-drum cake.  I have yet to find a person who doesn’t just love it.  This cake will leave chocoholics…...

, , , ,



—— November 22, 2010 ——

Chocolate Cake with Strawberry Apricot Jam

Cake & Pies, Members Only

~ raw, vegan, gluten-free ~ I never get bored with creating raw, gluten-free recipes. You can take one recipe and tweak ever so slightly, creating beautiful masterpieces with a peace of mind. The base of this recipe was once created as a raw cake. Today, I as I prepared for…...

, , ,



raw vegan Marinaded Wilted Spinach Mushroom Salad served on a white plate

—— November 22, 2010 ——

Marinaded Wilted Spinach Mushroom Salad

Free Recipes (Photo View), Salads

~ raw, vegan, gluten-free, nut-free ~ Tonight’s dinner was created on the basis of a mishap.  Bob went to the grocery store with a list but missed reading the bottom portion, so only 1/2 of the ingredients came back for the Nori Rolls that I had in mind for us… read more »

, , , ,



—— November 22, 2010 ——

Almond Ricotta Cheese

Italian Cuisine, Members Only, Seed & Nut Cheeses

~ raw, vegan, gluten-free ~ I may not be a traditional cheese maker who fiddles with curds and whey but I do have fun mastering what a person can do with alternative ingredients.   From the perspective of culinary innovation, home-grown-chefs (you and me) are learning to push the limits of food preparation…...

, , ,



—— November 22, 2010 ——

Creamy Garlic Dill Sauce

Dressings, Dips & Sauces, Members Only

~ raw, vegan, gluten-free ~ The creamy texture and rich taste of blended cashews makes for a delightful, dairy-free, sauce that can be thinned to make a salad dressing.  I love two-for-one recipes! When creating a cashew based non-dairy recipes, the key is in the soaked and blending process of the cashews.…...

, , , ,



raw, vegan, gluten-free Creamy Garlic Dill Zucchini Pasta

—— November 22, 2010 ——

Creamy Garlic Dill Zucchini Pasta

Free Recipes (Photo View), Italian Cuisine, Main & Side Dishes, Salads

Creamy Garlic Dill Zucchini Pasta ~ raw, vegan, gluten-free ~ I have always been a pasta lover, but I gave it up many many years ago when I let go of gluten and processed foods.  I didn’t need the empty calories, the high starchy carbs or the flour that it… read more »

, , , ,



—— November 22, 2010 ——

Chilled Sweet Corn & Celery Soup

Members Only, Soups

~ raw, vegan, gluten-free, nut-free ~ This Chilled Sweet Corn and Celery Soup is the ultimate warm-weather dinner that’s as easy to make as it is delicious! The simplicity of this soup shines through as all the ingredients go into the blender and then it’s done. No cooking, no simmering. Nothing.…...

, , , , , ,



Gluten Free Red Pepper Corn Tortilla Wraps with Nouveau Raw

—— November 21, 2010 ——

Red Pepper & Corn Tortilla Wraps

Members Only, Wraps

~ raw, vegan, gluten-free, nut-free ~ If you are looking for a sandwich wrap that can stand up to any ingredients that you throw at it…. a wrap that is flexible and sturdy… a wrap that is full of flavor… then you landed on the right recipe. The one ingredient…...

, , , , ,



raw, vegan, gluten-free Not Tuna but close sandwich

—— November 21, 2010 ——

Not Tuna – but close! – Sandwich

Free Recipes (Photo View), Main & Side Dishes, Spreads

Not Tuna – but close! – Sandwich ~ raw, vegan, gluten-free ~ Before you wrinkle your nose at the idea of eating a dish that tastes like it has seafood in but doesn’t.. give this recipe a try and allow me to help you “see food” in a different way!… read more »

, , , ,



—— November 20, 2010 ——

Key Lime Pie

Cheesecakes, Members Only

~ raw, vegan, gluten-free, nut-free~ This pie is a true, mouth-watering dessert! Ever since I have known Bob, he has been on the hunt for the “perfect” key lime pie. Most fall short of his expectations until this glorious recipe came along. Perfection Achieved! Perfection is a strong word to use;…...

, , , ,



—— November 16, 2010 ——

Pumpkin Spice Pie

Cake & Pies, Members Only

~ raw, vegan, gluten-free ~ Talk about Fall Harvest in food form!  This raw pumpkin spice pie is amazing!  If you are a pumpkin lover, please give this recipe a try.  Using fresh sugar pumpkins brightens the flavor! Back when I was in seventh grade, I took a home ec…...

, , , ,



—— October 27, 2010 ——

Coconut Pudding, Creams, Milk

Beverages, Dairy Substitutes, Members Only

~ raw, vegan, gluten-free, nut-free, Paleo ~ The magic of Young Thai Coconuts goes far beyond their health benefits for me.  The love affair started back in 2008 when I tried my first one, and since then, I have never grown tired of them.  In fact, I have been known…...



—— June 21, 2010 ——

Strawberry Chocolate Pie

Cake & Pies, Members Only

~ raw, vegan, gluten-free ~ Aaah, a nut-free recipe!  I am sure many of you have noticed how nut-laden most raw desserts have become.  Where there is nothing wrong with that, nuts are very healthy for us, but there is a special group of people who have allergic reactions to…...

, , , ,



—— May 08, 2010 ——

Spicy Not Tuna Wraps

Main & Side Dishes, Members Only, Wraps

~ raw, vegan, gluten-free, nut-free ~ This creation came about when I had some leftover ingredients in the fridge.  I had some corn wraps already made up along with some leftover Not Tuna and presto!  In the picture above I took the wraps and softened them but passing them under…...

, , , ,



closeup flax seeds in a wooden bowl

—— January 27, 2010 ——

Flax Seeds (ground & soaked)

Free Recipes (Photo View), Ingredient Directory, Soaking Nuts, Seeds and Grains

Flax Seeds Flax seeds… touted for their amazing nutrients, are also known as the “holy binder” of raw foods. So what makes them so magical when it comes to using them in recipes? For being such a tiny, itty bitty seed, it has an outer hull consisting of five layers.… read more »