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Comfort Food

Vegan Mushroom Tetrazzini

Vegan Mushroom Tetrazzini

One of my favorite combinations is creamy and salty. Since becoming vegan I have found very few places this combination exists. The savory mushrooms are baked into a wonderfully creamy pasta dish creating salty and smoky areas nestled into the dish. The majority of tetrazzinis […]

Okra Fritters with Horseradish Sauce

Okra Fritters with Horseradish Sauce

With Mardi Gras right around the corner, we wanted to feature a fun and delicious choice for you plant based eaters.  We were originally inspired to create these fritters from a recipe by Julia Reed. However, we adapted her recipe to make it suitable for […]

Hearty Lentil Minestrone Soup

Hearty Lentil Minestrone Soup

As the winter in these parts seems to never end, this soup seems to be the only thing to take the chill off. This filling soup will stay with you during a long day of shoveling.  Overflowing with fresh vegetables and protein packed with both […]

Chickpea and Shiitake Mushroom Burgers

Chickpea and Shiitake Mushroom Burgers

Before making these burgers, I couldn’t remember the last time a made veggie burgers that I actually liked. The earthy flavors of the mushrooms and leeks combine with the bright tasting fresh parsley to send these burgers to the top of the charts. If you […]

Simple Chickpea Omelet

Simple Chickpea Omelet

Sunday mornings are the only morning during the week that Alissa and I get to spend any time together. This time mainly consists of planning out the weekly meals and drinking several cups of strong coffee. This is the calm before the storm of creating, […]

Vegan 7 Layer Dip

Vegan 7 Layer Dip

Getting ready for the Super Bowl? Even if your team is not in it, I’m sure you will be watching. If you are, I highly recommend making this dip. I realize it has a lot of steps and ingredients, but it is completely worth it. […]

BBQ Jackfruit Stuffed Sweet Potato

BBQ Jackfruit Stuffed Sweet Potato

Looking for a great weeknight meal? Give this one a try. This savory and sweet meal will have you and your family or guests licking the plate. Surprisingly easy to make yet huge in the flavor department, this mixture is great on any number of […]

Homemade Maple BBQ Sauce

Homemade Maple BBQ Sauce

Processed foods annoy me more and more these days. One of my biggest pet-peeves is being out shopping and reading a label only to see an ingredients list longer than a graduate thesis. I have never been afraid of trying to recreate things from the […]

Eggplant and Butternut Squash Marsala

Eggplant and Butternut Squash Marsala

Have you ever had a craving for a savory but bright flavorful meal? Well, here is your answer. This marsala recipe is rich and savory but will not have you constantly reaching for water. The bright flavors of the fresh thyme, roasted eggplant and butternut […]

Roasted Tomato and Pepper soup

Roasted Tomato and Pepper soup

The northeast has hit some record setting cold weather lately. And we know the rest of the country has been extra cold too, so we knew we needed an amazing tomato soup.  This is it. This soup is comfort and warmth in a bowl.   Its […]