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Homemade Healthy Sesame Halva

Sesame halva is popular in the Balkans,Middle East, and other areas surrounding the Mediterranean Sea. The primary ingredients in this confection are sesame butter or paste (called “tahini”), and sugar, glucose or honey (Wikipedia). When you make your own Halva, you … Continue reading

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“RAW”, Vegan, Gluten-Free date chocolate Brownies

  I’m not a RAW foodie although I do make a lot of RAW dishes and sweets.  I’ve been following this “raw foods” trend lately and was wondering what the big deal is, I mean I’ve been vegetarian for 22 … Continue reading

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