Vegetarian Broken Spaghetti Risotto

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TGIF friends!! Who else is happy the weekend is HEEEEERE!?! What a silly question! Let's celebrate with some super, quick + easy Vegetarian Broken Spaghetti Risotto :) This weekend, J and I are headed back to where we met in Lille, France. I’m looking forward to a thesis-free weekend enjoying french wine, strolling the cobblestone streets and hopefully visiting some of our old favorite spots. I already looked it up some veggie-friendly restaurants on happycow.com and there’s apparently a place that specializes in VEGAN PIZZA we’re going to try. YUM! Speaking of Italian food (see what ...

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Chocolate Chip Bread

Healthy Chocolate Chip Quick Bread

Healthy Chocolate Chip Quick Bread – honestly, friends, I’m obsessed! This bread is so soft, ooey-goeey and full of lots of melty chocolate chips. It’s the kind of quick bread that is just ah-mazing, love at first sight, I need this every morning with my morning coffee/tea kind of bread. Yumm! But let’s back up…

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Easy Tomato Freekeh Pilaf #vegan

Tomato Freekeh Pilaf

We are going to get freak-ayyy today! No not that kind of freaky, ha! Freekay for this new superfood grain I’m in love with — Freekeh — featured in this super easy. tasty and simple Tomato Freekeh Pilaf. Have you cooked with freekeh before? It’s basically this amazing grain with a killer nutritional profile. I mean…

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Healthy Banana Bread Bars Vegan

Healthy Chocolate Chip Banana Bread Bars

Do you like buying food in bulk? J came back from a trip to Canada yesterday and my Family stocked him up with all my baking and cooking essentials from Costco and David’s Tea. I think that liking things in bulk is totally an American/Canadian thing. I just like knowing that I have chia seeds…

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Healthy Valentine's Day Recipes from Ceara's Kitchen #vegan

Healthy Valentine’s Day Recipes

If you’re single, in a relationship, celebrating with friends, family, yourself or your significant other – Valentine’s day is my favorite day to celebrate love in all forms, exchange cheesy cards and, of course, indulge in all kinds of delicious eats! Here’s a few of my favorite Valentine’s Day Recipes from my kitchen to yours!…

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Homemade Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Spread #GLUTENFREE

Homemade Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Spread

How about a chocolate spread that tastes so naughty and delicious it tastes like melted peanut butter cups, turned and turned into a delicious, rich and creamy spread?! That is exactly what this Homemade Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Spread tastes like. Rich, decadent and addictingl-y good, I’m convinced this Chocolate Peanut Butter tastes ah-mazing on…

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Easy Puff Pastry Jam Tarts for Two from Ceara's Kitchen #vegan #valentinesday

Easy Puff Pastry Jam Tarts for Two

I hope you’re having a great week! I originally had planned to share a mashed potatoes recipe with you this week but then remembered the big day coming up. And mashed potatoes just aren’t that romantic, are they? I can’t believe I haven’t posted a recipe since last Monday but my thesis deadline is coming…

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Creamy Kale Pasta with Cashew Cream

Creamy Kale Pasta

How was your weekend? We took a trip to the Ardennes and enjoyed a relaxing weekend with J’s family in the woods near the villages of Durbuy and Barvaux. They are both two super adorable and quaint picturesque villages located in the French speaking part of Belgium. We went for a great hike, dined, drank…

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The Best Vegan Comfort Food

The Best Vegan Comfort Food

All this talk of snow blizzards has got me seriously craving some warming and stick-to-your-bone kinda comfort food. The kind of food that warms the soul and is perfect for a snowy (or rainy in my case!) evening spent in by the fireplace. When I think of comfort food, I think soups, lentils, creamy curries and…

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Chocolate Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies Ceara's Kitchen #vegan #glutenfree

Chocolate Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies

Chocolate Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies with only FIVE ingredients! I think we can all agree that peanut butter + chocolate is one of the best flavor combos ever. Peanut Butter is one of those things that we were never allowed as kids (due to my mom’s allergies) and well, chocolate.. enough said. My love for…

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Red Pepper Risotto with Cashew Cream - Ceara's Kitchen #vegan

Red Pepper Healthy Risotto with Cashew Cream

Do you have experience cooking in a small kitchen? How about an itsy, bitsy, tiny kitchen that just so happens to be in the shape of a triangle? When J and I first met together in student residence in France we did all of our cooking out of one pot like pan (that we used…

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Fancy Sauteed Snap Peas Ceara's Kitchen

Fancy Sauteed Snow Peas

Over the Christmas holidays I went out with my family to eat at a steakhouse. Before I became a vegetarian I would have never guessed what in the world a vegetarian eats at a steakhouse. Eating out as a vegetarian or vegan is always an adventure of sorts. I’ve been to more than one restaurant where there…

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