The idea for this little sandwich came from a breakfast pizza we whipped up for Easter brunch. The pizza was delicious, but we were looking for a less involved way to capture the flavors without sacrificing the integrity of the dish. It was such a success that I had to share! SERVES 4 INGREDIENTS: 8 … Continue reading Sweet & Savory Breakfast Sandwich
Sometimes you just don't want to snack on veggie sticks, but you still want the benefits they provide. Turns out you can have your cake and eat it too. The "surprise" part of these energy bites are the pHresh greens. I buy mine through vitacost, and they are well worth the investment. SERVES 4 INGREDIENTS: … Continue reading Chocolate Surprise Energy Bites
If you've never had jackfruit before, this is a fun way to give it a try with minimal effort.
When I tell people that we eat a largely plant-based diet, the most common follow-up question I get is, "What exactly can you eat?" Ask any vegetarian and they'll tell you life doesn't have to be boring! Vegetables can be delicious, and this recipe proves it.
I originally found this recipe for Vegan Pumpkin Mac n Cheese from Kale Me Maybe's Instagram profile and was excited because it featured two of my favorite things: Pumpkin & Pasta. Unfortunately, when I made her version (I’m not the strongest cook out there 😆), my husband and I found it bland, so I doctored … Continue reading I Can’t Believe It’s Vegan Pumpkin Mac
Calling all procrastinators! You won't find any judgement here when it comes to meal planning procrastination. If you've put off your Thanksgiving appetizer plan, I get it. There's so many moving parts that go into a big meal that it's easy for apps to go by the wayside which is exactly why I love this … Continue reading Thanksgiving Appetizer: Hummus with a Twist
When I made the transition to a gluten free lifestyle, one of the things I really missed was breaded chicken. (It reminds me of my grandma.) But, this recipe filled that void. This is also the salad that made me believe that kale wasn't the most disgusting leafy green on earth. 😆 I'm definitely not … Continue reading Almond Crusted Chicken with Kale Superfood Salad
Being new to this gluten-free lifestyle left me re-evaluating every meal I eat. Because my life seems to be jam packed from the moment I wake until the second I sleep, meals in our house have to be EASY which is why I'm such a huge fan of this one. Grab a bunch of mason … Continue reading Fruity Overnight Oats
When the weather gets cold, we get roasting!
Keepin' the simple recipes comin' this week with this smoothie recipe that is great as a breakfast component or snack. I love it because it features blueberries, an antioxidant superfood that helps to keep our brains feeling clear and fresh because antioxidants stimulate the flow of blood and oxygen to your brain. As a bonus, … Continue reading Blueberry Smoothie