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Pad Thai Noodles in a Spicy Peanut Sauce

I love stir-fry noodles because it’s fast to make and it’s easy to add lots of vegetables to the dish.

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • 16 ounces Pad Thai noodles
  • 1 tbsp. coconut oil
  • ½ cup mushrooms, sliced thin
  • ¼ cup scallions, chopped
  • 1 cup broccoli florets, cut into smaller pieces
  • ½ cup zucchini, diced
  • 1/8 cup sesame seeds
  • 1 tbsp. cilantro, minced

Cook noodles according to package. In a work, heat oil on medium heat Sauté mushrooms until golden brown. Remove from heat and add scallions, broccoli and cook for 2 minutes. Add zucchini and mushrooms and cover with lid and cook until vegetables are al dente. Toss with sauce and noodles right before serving and sprinkle sesame seeds and cilantro over

Sauce:

  • 2 Tbsp. salt free chunky peanut butter
  • 1 tbsp. Bragg’s liquid aminos
  • 1 tsp vegan Sriracha sauce
  • 2 tsp maple syrup

Mix everything until completely combines and its smooth

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Fredrica Syren, the author and founder of Green-Mom.com, was born in Sweden. Her mother was a classically trained chef who introduced her to many eclectic flavors and skills at a young age. Her mom’s passion for the outdoors and gardening planted the seed for her own love of nature and healthy eating. She received a degree in journalism and has worked as a print, Internet and broadcasting journalist for many years with big businesses within Europe and the United States. After her mom was diagnosed with terminal cancer and she with pre-cancer, Fredrica changed her career to become a full time yoga teacher and activist. A longtime world traveler, foodie and career woman, she was exposed to many facets of life, but nothing inspired her more than becoming a mom. After her first-born, Fredrica began a food blog focusing on local, seasonal, organic & vegetarian dishes. Years of food blogging developed into the cookbook Yummy in My Tummy, Healthy Cooking for the Whole Family. Upon the arrival of her second child, Fredrica founded Green-Mom.com. Her vision was to establish a site providing insight about gardening, home and personal care, baby & child, and of course food & nutrition. Green-Mom.com hosts many talented writers shedding light on ways to incorporate eco-friendly and nutritious practices for busy families. She is an advocate for organic, local and sustainable businesses. Fredrica hopes to inspire social change through her lifestyle, passion and business. Fredrica lives with her husband James Harker-Syren and their three children in San Diego, CA.

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