Italian Farro Salad

I continue to be inspired by the lovely cucumbers, tomatoes and basil our garden has gifted us with this year! What a blessing to be able to enjoy delicious, organic, home grown veggies! Big props to Hubby who does all the hard work in the garden. If you’ve never tried farro, please do! The hearty, […]

Avocado & Tomato on Toast with Basil Pesto

This open faced sandwich is loaded with the kind of late summer garden fresh goodness that left my lips burning and my taste buds smiling from ear to ear. (I bet you are imagining your tastebuds with little ears now) At this point in the season I’m looking for just about any reason to load […]

Colorful Vegan Multi-Bean Chili

Are you looking for a “no fuss” stress free dish to take to a fall potluck? Want to create an amazing vegan meal that will satisfy the card-carrying meat eaters in your life but don’t have the time or skill for anything too complicated? You don’t have to have much experience in the kitchen to […]

Peanut Butter Oatmeal Date Cookies

How can I convince you that eating cookies can be a good thing? I know, I’ll add peanut butter and oatmeal and use ground flaxseed in place of eggs. Still not convinced? What if I substitute white whole wheat flour instead of “all purpose” and toss in some dates? They are nature’s candy after all. […]

Sweet Potato Rosemary Pizza with Caramelized Onions

My husband and I usually have homemade pizza about once every two weeks. We both have very different tastes when it comes to our toppings. As much as I would like for him to go completely plant-based, it’s not my call. He prefers to use traditional toppings, including cheese. Well, that is just a big […]

BLT Mac & Cheeze – Vegan with a Vengeance

OK, first things first…full disclosure: I was recently gifted Vegan with a Vengeance, the 10 year anniversary edition, with the promise that I would try a couple of recipes and review them on this blog. Free cookbook? Yeah! Free Isa Chandra Moskowitz cookbook? Hell yeah! I have spent countless hours pouring over my copy of […]