eggs benedict ~ featuring vegan holiday sauce.

hey kids ~ gather ’round for STORY TIME! (if you’re busy and just need the dang recipe, scroll down) a few years ago, the hub and i were driving out of town, and we stopped to get breakfast at one of your typical pancake-n-eggs restaurants.  i ordered an omelette with a side of hollandaise sauce and the woman thought i was speaking martian.  she had … Continue reading eggs benedict ~ featuring vegan holiday sauce.

lettuce-free salad.

hello friends. this is a gentle reminder from your loving, veggie-obsessed blogger… salads don’t have to have lettuce in them. here’s the evidence… who needs boring lettuce? you can make a yummy salad like this, and put it in the fridge, dressed and all, and it will just get better and better over the next few days. it’s such a healthy and quick snack. and … Continue reading lettuce-free salad.

mom’s “candy” roasted veggies.

today marks day 17 of the WHOLE 30.  but really ~ my elimination diet has transformed into the SOBRIETY 30.  so i’ve been a little loose with the food, and focusing totally on not drinking.  i’m dealing with lots of emotions i haven’t addressed in a long time, but i’m finding that i have soon much more energy every single day.  better sleep too. any … Continue reading mom’s “candy” roasted veggies.

pink latte? what?

i just had to try this immune-boosting pink latte i heard about on TV.  it’s all the rage in larger cities (than mine) and i hope it’s coming to KC soon.  well, i guess, technically, it did!  it came to pixy’s kitchen anyway. it is absolutely DELICIOUS, y’all. wait till you hear what’s in this latte. i don’t even want to tell you.  i’m afraid … Continue reading pink latte? what?

bavarian mushroom stew.

it may seem like a weird thing to love, but i love sauerkraut.  i also love pickles and all pickled vegetables.  i love the salty brine, the hit of sour, and the crunch. and pickled vegetables love me back!  research shows that if you can get in a cup of fermented vegetables every day, your gut will thank you. well here’s a soup that’s packed … Continue reading bavarian mushroom stew.

vegetable soup provençal.

  HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!  two-thousand what? 17?  NOOOOO.  you must be joking.  wasn’t it just 1999 like a year ago?  and we were all so young and stupid and afraid of silly things, like Y2K? well here we go ~ another year, another chance to right the wrongs of 2016. i don’t know about you, but my body is screaming at me.  it’s telling me to slow … Continue reading vegetable soup provençal.