Plant-Based Recipes

Summery Corn & Tomato Salad

Summery Corn & Tomato Salad

Summer brings upon the best local fresh foods you can find! Of course, corn & tomatoes top the list for in-season...

Tequila Lime Bean Salad

Tequila Lime Bean Salad

With the weather finally warming up here in Jersey, I get excited to start BBQ’ing and think of new recipes to make...

Almond Flour Pizza Crust

Almond Flour Pizza Crust

Recently my daughter has gone gluten-free & dairy-free as we navigate some health issues. So when Pamela's...

Vegan Broccoli Mac & Cheese

Vegan Broccoli Mac & Cheese

I mean who doesn't love mac & cheese?! The ultimate comfort food and a childhood favorite, right? Let's call this...

Veggie Lasagna Roll-Ups

Veggie Lasagna Roll-Ups

As the weather turns cooler and the nights get longer comfort foods start to creep back in. Our bodies will naturally...

Harvest Stuffed Acorn Squash

Harvest Stuffed Acorn Squash

I love taking advantage of the Fall Harvest and its goodies! When I walk by all the squashes I have to pick up a few....

Protein Blueberry Oatmeal Bake

Protein Blueberry Oatmeal Bake

Yup you read it right - up at 5am on a Sunday so why not bake and create?! My breakfast go to is a yogurt bowl which I...

Quinoa & Chickpea Burger

Quinoa & Chickpea Burger

On my quest to make my own tasty veggie burger I came across Ancient Harvest products. Their quinoa I find cooks up...

Creamy Vegan Broccoli Soup

Creamy Vegan Broccoli Soup

I love soup season and creamy soups are my fave! While I can tolerate dairy I use it sparingly so creating creamy...

Tomato Tortellini Soup

Tomato Tortellini Soup

Soup season is well underway here in Jersey. What I love about soups is that they are affordable, healthy and they...

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