Vegetable Pho

Now that the weather is 90+ degrees outside I’m looking for light meals and this brothy rice noodle veggie Pho is what I craved. It’s light and full of flavor. This recipe serves 6. 64 ounces low sodium vegetable broth 2 cups water 4-inch piece of fresh ginger, grated 1 Tablespoon fennel seeds 1 bunch…

Truffled Mashed Potato – Stuffed Portobellos

I have been eating completely vegan now for about 3 months and I have lost 13 lbs! I feel so much better knowing that I am putting pure plant-based foods into my body instead of meat and dairy. I know that making this decision was right for me and there is no going back. I…

Baked Seasoned Curry Fries – No Oil

One of my favorite indulgences are fries. They are absolutely in my top 10 favorite things to eat list. In my journey of altering the foods I eat I am trying to eliminate most oils from my diet. I’ve made homemade fries ever since I first learned how to cook. The combination of these spices…

Tofu Noodle Soup

This week our house was hit with both tummy and cold viruses. At the time I wanted so badly to comfort my family with some old-fashioned chicken noodle soup. I decided that this weekend I would find a recipe that sounded tasty so I could whip this up next time any of us felt under…

Dairy Free Broccoli Cheddar Soup

I have always loved broccoli cheddar soup. My dad and I are on a mission to find a recipe that replaces this old friend of ours. My dad found this recipe and I’ve adjusted it a bit. This one is our first attempt and it’s not bad! head of cauliflower 4 cups low sodium vegetable…

Veggie Spring Roll

It’s spring and it is finally starting to feel like it. I was craving something light and full of healthy raw veggies. These spring rolls are so delicious and packed with flavor. I dip them in red Thai chili sauce. 8 rice Spring roll wrappers 1 cup fresh carrots 1 medium onion 1 stalk celery…

Red Dhal

So I have been eating a plant-based diet now for a couple of months and it is going very well. I am not missing meat or dairy what so ever and I am feeling really good about everything. One of the first recipes I tried was a red lentil dhal. I have made it now…

Chipotle Copy Cat Sofritas – In Taquitos!

My family loves Sofritas Burrito Bowls from Chipotle! So, I found a copy cat recipes of their sofritas. Another thing I love is my mother’s taquitos. I came up with the idea to make sofritas taquitos. SO happy I did! Family approved. I will for sure make these again and again. I hope you enjoy!…

Butternut Squash Maccaroni -Non- Cheese

I’m craving something a little creamy, savory and carby. This is the first time I have ever made a sauce out of any type of squash, so I was a little excited. I was very pleased with how this turned out. Now, it isn’t a replacement for your typical mac & cheese but this dish…

Jambalaya In A Crockpot! (Vegan)

This one is easy and delicious! Slow cooker meals are perfect for middle of the week dinner options. It has been foggy and chilly this week. Something warming and spicy was in order. 1 onion, diced 2 celery stalks, diced 3 garlic cloves, minced 1 green bell pepper, diced 1 14 ounce can diced tomatoes 5 cups vegetable broth…