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Walnut Cranberry Cookies (vegan, gluten free)

Walnut Cranberry Cookies (vegan, gluten free)

If you are looking for a vegan cookie recipe, look no further! these walnut cranberry cookies are easy to make and delicious.  I had a container of walnuts in my pantry and I wanted to see what I could create with those as the main […]

Roasted Asparagus with Lemon Rosemary Butter Sauce

Roasted Asparagus with Lemon Rosemary Butter Sauce

This oven roasted asparagus with lemon rosemary butter sauce is a delicious side dish for your weekly rotation. It’s simple to make and contains many healthy ingredients.  A creamy sauce made of reduced white cooking wine, lemon, garlic, butter, and rosemary accompanies the seasoned and […]

Wild Rice and Chickpea Stuffed Mini Pumpkins (Vegan)

Wild Rice and Chickpea Stuffed Mini Pumpkins (Vegan)

These wild rice and roasted chickpea stuffed mini pumpkins add a touch of color and cuteness to the dinner table. They’re full of healthy ingredients, and great as a festive vegan side dish for the holidays. What is your favorite part about fall? My favorite […]

Vegan Lemon Meringue Pie

Vegan Lemon Meringue Pie

If you’re craving something lemony, this vegan lemon meringue pie is it! It’s my take on the classic lemon meringue. The aquafaba (liquid in a can of chickpeas) turns out just like egg whites do for the meringue, and holds it’s shape well. The lemon […]

Creamy Avocado Pasta (Vegan, Gluten Free)

Creamy Avocado Pasta (Vegan, Gluten Free)

Avocado makes for a perfect creamy smooth sauce in this recipe, no dairy needed! pistachios, asparagus, and cherry tomatoes add nice flavor and texture. This dish is a healthy and easy to make vegan avocado pasta recipe! Some health benefits of the following ingredients in […]

Mushroom and Onion French Dips with Vegan Red Wine Au Jus (Vegan)

Mushroom and Onion French Dips with Vegan Red Wine Au Jus (Vegan)

Growing up, classic French dips were one of my favorite dinners. I wanted to come up with a vegan version so I could still enjoy them. This easy vegan dinner recipe takes only one skillet, so clean up is a cinch! If you love sautéed […]

Chickpea Salad Sandwich (vegan)

Chickpea Salad Sandwich (vegan)

A vegan take on the classic tuna salad sandwich, this chickpea salad sandwich is so simple and full of healthy vegetables. We make this often in my household and it’s a kid approved favorite! If you’re looking for a vegan lunch that is easy to […]

Vegan Grilled Cheese with Garlic Aioli

Vegan Grilled Cheese with Garlic Aioli

Grilled cheese sandwiches were always a favorite of mine, so I wanted to make a vegan version. The challenge was finding a plant-based cheese that not only tastes great but melts right too. I found the cheese I was looking for when I discovered Chao […]

Vegan Banana Cream Pie

Vegan Banana Cream Pie

Banana cream pie is a dessert I can’t seem to get enough of. This vegan pie contains no dairy or egg and maintains all the banana flavor and creaminess we love of the classic banana cream pie. It pairs well with the simple pecan and […]

Easy Vegan Breakfast Burritos

Easy Vegan Breakfast Burritos

These easy vegan breakfast burritos are flavorful and protein packed!  They are filled with vegetables, salsa, and plant-based sausage patties. Add sriracha or other hot sauce if you would like for a spicy kick! These are so easy to make and great as an on-the-go […]