Guest Post: Daily Garnish

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Happy (early) Civic day to those of us celebrating! Next up, a delicious guest post from the Culinary Queen, writer, recipe developer, and very-soon-mom-to-be, Emily, from Daily Garnish! Please enjoy her 5 favourite vegan recipes below. I’ll be back later in the day with a fun PIZZA how-to post. See you soon! Ange

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Good morning, Oh She Glows readers!  I’m Emily from Daily Garnish, and I’m thrilled to be guest posting on one of my favorite blogs this morning.

My husband and I have both been vegetarians for about three years now, and more recently we’ve been eating a mostly vegan diet.  In just a few years of meatless eating, we have both found ourselves to look better, feel better, and simply live better each day.  In 2009 I quit my job in fundraising to go to culinary school and follow a dream, and now I do recipe development and writing as a full time job.  It’s pretty exciting!

Our latest creation is a baby boy, due this coming October!  I’ve found that pregnancy has only intensified my passion for healthy, meatless eating, and I’m looking forward to spoiling our little guy with delicious vegan treats.

Today I’m happy to share with you a few of my personal favorite vegan recipes – everything from appetizers to soups to baked goods.  A little something for everyone.  Enjoy!

Strawberry Jelly Surprise Muffins

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These are my favorites of all the muffins I’ve made, and what’s great is that you can customize them with whatever fillings you want – different jellies, nut butters, and more!

Spaghetti Squash with Vegan Mushroom Cream Sauce

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This is one of my all-time favorite recipes, and one that we make over and over again at my house.  Non-vegans will never know that this isn’t a real mushroom cream sauce!

Caramelized Onion Mashed Potatoes & Vegan Gravy

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You really can’t go wrong with mashed potatoes and gravy.  Am I right?  The caramelized onions take this to a whole new level – a Thanksgiving favorite at our house!

Quinoa and Bean Corn Chowder

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Soup is my favorite thing in the world, and there is something just so comfortable about a creamy chowder.  This lightened vegan version of corn chowder has quinoa and beans for a protein punch.  Tastes rich but is actually ridiculously healthy – my favorite kind of food!

Healthy Vegan Spinach Artichoke Dip

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This is a great thing to make if you’re headed to a party and you’re worried that there might not be any vegan options available for you.  Vegans and non-vegans have both raved about this healthified version of a classic appetizer.

Many thanks to Angela for the opportunity to talk with you guys today.  You can find plenty more recipes, and occasional baby talk over at Daily Garnish.  Stop over and say hi!

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Kelsey @ My Search of Summer July 31, 2011

I love Daily Garnish! All of the guest posts have been amazing – it’s awesome to have 5 delicious looking vegan options right in one post!

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JL goes Vegan July 31, 2011

Aw, love seeing one of my very favorite bloggers featured on another very favorite blog! Emily, you know I’m president of the Daily Garnish Vegan Recipes club! :) All looks fabulous!

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Cindy Robinson August 1, 2011

Me too. Two of my favorites :)

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Angela (Oh She Glows) August 1, 2011

Thanks ladies!

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Kinley July 31, 2011

I made the Vegan Mushroom Sauce and Spaghetti Squash awhile back and it was soooo good! I think I will need to be making this again soon after seeing it :D YUM!

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Katelyn @ Chef Katelyn July 31, 2011

Artichoke dip?! Ummmm yes please. Love you Emily, I can’t wait to see the baby boyyy!! <3

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Emily Malone August 1, 2011

Thanks Katelyn! :)

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Shay July 31, 2011

I looked at the picture of the gravy, and I swear my jaw dropped. Uh….yum.

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Holly @ The Runny Egg July 31, 2011

mashed potatoes + gravy sounds and looks fantastic.

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Sylvia @ The Running Advocate July 31, 2011

It’s the best when I see my favorite bloggers come together on the same page :D Great pictures Emily! I’ve actually already tried your chowder and muffins. Both were delicious!

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Michelle Eden July 31, 2011

Completely agree. Daily Garnish and Love Veggies and Yoga just days apart….and Oh She Glows – my top 3 blogs in one place. Gotta love it!

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Angela (Oh She Glows) August 1, 2011

Im glad you are enjoying the posts!

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Emily Malone August 1, 2011

:)

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Cait's Plate July 31, 2011

Oh yay! I love Emily :)

Those strawberry muffins look incredible.

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staceyhealthylife July 31, 2011

Yumm I’m gonna try the muffins, love that I can change the fillings.

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Liz @ iheartvegetables July 31, 2011

Great guest post! That spinach dip looks AWESOME!! My roomies would love it!

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Ritika July 31, 2011

Aww, I love this post! You have a beautiful smile, by the way. The mushroom dish sounds AND looks amazing!! I cannot wait to make it. This is my first time reading your blog so thank you for writing this guest post. Great collection of recipes.

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Emily Malone August 1, 2011

Thank you! :) So nice!

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Averie @ Love Veggies and Yoga July 31, 2011

Emily your recipes are awesome. I am RACING over to check your spinach and artichoke dip next!!

I love the pics of your food…and you! You are simply glowing and look amazing. It must be the pregnancy. Or the awesome plant-based food. Or both :)

And thanks again, Angela, for having me guestie on your site yesterday. It was awesome and I’ve already “met” some new readers.

Have a great week, ladies! :)

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Lauren @ What Lauren Likes July 31, 2011

Great guest post!! I loved looking at all these amazing recipes! the photos are great :)

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Brittany @ Itty Bits of Balance July 31, 2011

Yey! :) Two awesome blogs combine for an afternoon!

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kaila @ healthyhelper! July 31, 2011

ALL of these look fabulous! But especially the muffins and the mushroom sauce….I love creamy vegan sauces!!!

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'Dee July 31, 2011

That spinach artichoke dip looks divine — definitely trying that!

PS, I have now happened across your blog twice and have enjoyed myself each time, so with that, into the Google reader you go!! Love your recipes.

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Hilliary @ Happily Ever Healthy July 31, 2011

I am getting hungry just looking at the pictures! Great post!

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Morgan @ Endorphaholic July 31, 2011

Oh my gosh, that soup looks so delicious! I’ll have to bookmark that for fall!

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Ashley July 31, 2011

Oooh, I forgot about the mushroom cream sauce + gravy. Must make those soon!! Great post, Em! :)

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Angela (Oh She Glows) August 1, 2011

You cant go wrong with mushrooms anything! lol

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Emily Malone August 1, 2011

Thanks friend! :)

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Laura @ Sprint 2 the Table July 31, 2011

I’ve made so many of your muffins and cookies – never been disappointed! Those jelly surprise muffins are next on the list. :)

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Marina July 31, 2011

Oh. My.

Mashed potatoes + gravy is my number one favorite comfort food (well, maybe its a tie with mac & cheese/yease).

I could live on soup in the fall & winter and am always looking formore recipes that use quinoa.

Spin-art dip is my favorite appetizer.

I am RACING over to bookmark your blog.

Thanks Emily & Angela!!

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Emily Malone August 1, 2011

Thanks Marina! I love soup too. :)

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Marla July 31, 2011

These recipes sound great. Thanks for sharing Emily with us, will go check out her blog now :)

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Mai August 1, 2011

I made the quinoa and bean corn chowder awhile back and loved it! Can’t wait to try some of the others!

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Lexi @ A Spoonful of Sunshine August 1, 2011

I remember seeing your blog a few months ago but couldn’t remember the name. Glad to have found it again–love the look of those recipes!! :)

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Ellie@fitforthesoul August 1, 2011

the mashed potatoes and artichoke dip look to-die-for!! Yuumm-ohhhhh :D

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Katrina August 1, 2011

All of these sound wonderful! Yum!

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Aine @ Something to Chew Over August 1, 2011

Great recipes Emily! Will have to pop over to your blog now :)

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Jenn from Much to My Delight August 1, 2011

Ooooh, the spaghetti squash with creamy mushroom sauce sounds amazing! Always love your recipes Emily!

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Lauren at Keep It Sweet August 1, 2011

So many new delicious recipes, thanks for sharing as a guest post!

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Chelsea @ One Healthy Munchkin August 1, 2011

Creamy mushroom sauces are my guilty pleasure. Your recipe looks delicious!

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Beach Bum Beauty August 1, 2011

Strawberry muffins MMMMMMM! And congratulations on being pregnant :-)

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Emily Malone August 1, 2011

Thank you! :)

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Elizabeth August 1, 2011

the spinach dip looks great–my wheels are turning for a raw version.
great guest post, really enjoyed it.
Peace & Raw Health,
Elizabeth

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LizAshlee August 1, 2011

Everything looks delicious! I like the sounds of spaghetti squash with creamy mushroom sauce…YUM! :)

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Madelaine @ Healthy, Hot and Happy August 1, 2011

Oh my. That Spinach dip looks incredible.

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Kristen @ Popcorn on the Stove August 1, 2011

I am a potato girl. I can’t wait to try that mashed potato & gravy recipe. I can only imagine how good the onions make it!

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Alaina August 1, 2011

I have got to make that quinoa chowder! Looks delicious! :-)

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Emilie August 1, 2011

Quinoa is magical. There, I said it! ;) Wonderful recipe.

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Amy@ahealthyandhappyheart August 1, 2011

your mashed potatoes look amazing! I can not wait to try these! Thank you for sharing!

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Zestful Lou August 1, 2011

The mushroom cream sauce and spinach artichoke dip look amazing! And the best part is that I have most of the ingredients on hand already!! The men in my life are already getting geared up for the upcoming football season, and I hope to make the artichoke dip for a sunday of lounging and football! Thanks!

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Jemma @ Celery and Cupcakes August 1, 2011

So much delicious food!

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