Quick Chickpea or Raw Sunflower Vegan "Tuna" Salad!

If you thought I didn’t have some sort of pop culture reference to go with everything I do, you’d be wrong.  Last week, I whipped up a little chickpea tuna salad, and thought of this guy: So, I’m not an alien robot sidekick in a…

Cheesy Greens & Beans!

One of the things I love most about the food blog world is the super quick turnaround on recipe sharing, reviewing and modifying.  Someone posts a recipe, and by the next day countless other bloggers have tried it out, weighed in with their opinions, personal…

Kale Grapefruit Salad

I feel like it’s been a bit too long since I’ve talked much about my old friend kale.  I mentioned yesterday that kale chips are a healthy recipe that I consider “life changing,” in that it makes something absurdly good for me into something that…

Sweet Potato & Black Bean Hash

There are a few basic, from-scratch vegan recipes that I’ve been making over and over for years, to the point where I’m not even sure where the recipes came from, and I’m pretty sure my versions barely resemble their early ancestors of many years ago….

Wilted Dandelion Greens

I ate this little side last night with my Butternut Mac ‘n’ Cheese, and again today with my lunch.  I’m a huge fan of marinated, raw greens.  Kale salad is what most of us are the most familiar with – softening raw kale leaves with lemon,…

Butternut Squash Mac ‘n’ Cheezy Noodles

This is a sneaky little sauce that I put together tonight.  I was totally craving some creamy, noochy noodles, and a little run-down of my scrappy fridge contents revealed some aging butternut squash and parsnips, which wouldn’t scream “vegan cheese sauce” to most people, but,…

The Secret to a Successful Breakfast!

How exciting does that sound?!  The secret to breakfast?  I know, right.  Awesome! It’s pretty simple, to be honest, but a lot of breakfasts fall short.  Let’s think about what we want from our breakfast, and then how to get there. We want: – to…

Raw Coconut Green Curry!

Sometimes, when my every-now-and-then coffee habit slips back into a one-a-day coffee habit and I start feeling a little strung out, a little need-my-fix-y, and I start craving (and obliging the cravings for) bread and more grains than I know my body can handle –…