Vegan & Raw Food Recipes with Pear

Eyes Surprise Halloween Treat

It’s hard to get kids (or adults!) to avoid refined sugar on Halloween, but sometimes when familiar food is presented in a new way, even picky eaters will take to healthy snacks.

Creamy Fig Torte

I hope you are not missing out on the fig harvest this fall, and enjoying them fresh straight off the tree or from the market, or adding them to your recipes. Here is one idea on how to use figs in a dessert.

Gift-of-the-Season Sweet Carrot Loaf

That pulp you saved from making the Holiday Nog will become part of this Sweet Carrot Loaf. If you don’t have the pulp, then just use any ground nuts or seeds that you like.

Whimsical Turkey ‘n Stuffing Salad

Who said that raw foodists don’t eat turkey and stuffing for Thanksgiving? Surely they do. Here’s what you get when you don’t have expectations: the stuffing that won’t cause a post-Thanksgiving meal nap, and the turkey that will make every guest, big and little, smile.

Cranberry Pear Pecan Sauce

Cranberries are an integral part of the Thanksgiving or Christmas meal, but there is no reason not to include them in your casual food preparation. In fact, the only reason you would not use cranberries is if they aren’t in season and you can’t find them fresh.