Vegan Shiitake Bacon BLT Pasta Salad

Vegan Shiitake Bacon BLT Pasta Salad

                          Hello & Happy Monday!!           Every few weeks I go through phases to explore an area of recipes that are never on my radar. One in particular is..    Pasta salads!!   Perhaps its a midwestern thing, I’m not sure, but I’ve never been one to pick up pasta from the store. If pasta is in my kitchen,...

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Vegan Fajitas with Chimichurri Sauce

Vegan Fajitas with Chimichurri Sauce

                  Hello & Happy Tuesday!!         If there are two of my favorite things in this its world.. its tacos and fajitas!I personally love the flavor profile of anything spanish, anything packed with veggies, and of course lots of spice! So fajitas are just a no brainer.      You can make them with a varieties of veggies, spices, and make the veggies...

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Chimichurri Cauliflower Steaks with Polenta

Chimichurri Cauliflower Steaks with Polenta

                  Hello & Happy Friday!!         While I use a handful of staple sauces that go with a myriad of dishes, (Korean Bbq , Classic Bbq, Smokey Peach Bbq) my most favorite sauce is.. Chimichurri!     Chimichurri sauce is derived from Argentina and is typically accompanied by steak, however in this case, it’s paired with cauliflower steaks and creamy...

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Greek Burger

Greek Burger

                      Hello & Happy Wednesday!!           I can’t even begin to describe how much I love Greek Food, or well, the concept of dill, olives, vegan feta and cucumber! While my number one favorite thing to do with dill is make a mean vegan Chickpea Tuna Salad…     My second favorite thing to do with dill now...

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Asian Cauliflower Bites

Asian Cauliflower Bites

              Hello & Happy Monday!!         Side note: One of my recipes that was in development went live accidentally yesterday.(whoops lol) To eliminate any confusion, please note that some recipes are created using non vegan versions as templates and then completely revamped to create a vegan alternative that packs more nutritional value. No animal products are ever used...

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Fried Artichokes

Fried Artichokes

            Hello & Happy Monday!!         All I can say is that, I’m glad I finally explored one of my favorite recipes again, but this time sans animal products!     While I don’t advocate for fried foods on a regular basis, there are some fried eats that I just can’t live without. One of them of course is fried artichokes! (other faves, homemade tortilla...

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Pink Dragonfruit Sushi Rolls

Pink Dragonfruit Sushi Rolls

        Hello & Happy Tuesday!         As much as I love sushi, I’m not an iron chef at making it and I actually loathe making rice in general as I feel it never comes out right. (truth) Believe it or not, depending on the roll, sushi is less of a struggle than it appears!     Even if this handmade roll doesn’t come out like sheer perfection, the vibrancy in color is there,...

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Pistachio Pancakes

Pistachio Pancakes

          Hello & Happy Tuesday       Let me just start by stating that I never liked pistachio ice cream, but for whatever reason, I love pistachio recipes today!     I don’t know if its the simple fact that I can use spinach within the recipe for a bright bold color, pistachios add protein, or the fact that I just love almond extract or C, all of the above. Needless to say..  ...

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Korean Bbq Nachos

Korean Bbq Nachos

                Hello & Happy Tuesday!!         Whenever I explore new food concepts I always like to try a few different variations. Needless to say, after I developed a recipe for Mexican Street Corn nachos for Beafields Chips and my mind was blown..      I had to give it another go!!     While nachos are typically comprised of beans and cheese,...

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Avocado Pesto with Shiitake Bacon

Avocado Pesto with Shiitake Bacon

          Hello & Happy Thursday!!       Whether I like to admit it, I’m not a huge pasta person as it seems as though its just empty calories and leaves me feeling bloated lol.      However, I love homemade pasta, fun healthy sauces and toppings!     Cue my classic Avocado Pesto!! What’s great about pesto is that you can throw tons of veggies in and...

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