I confess. I’m a self-proclaimed addict of the trendy food-lovers’ salad of today ~ the Buddha Bowl. I could eat one every single day. And it would be really smart for me to do so. It’s full of all the things that really make me feel amazing: fresh, vibrantly-colored vegetables, mostly raw, nuts, seeds, fruits, maybe a little protein or grain added, and a homemade … Continue reading Buddha Bowl Addict.
This is truly a soup for company, y’all. Although, I didn’t know I was going to have company yesterday when I made it. I merely made it because I wanted to get rid of this nasty Seasonal Affective Disorder that’s been lingering for days. But sometimes if you build it, it will come. If you make delicious food, people will come to your house for … Continue reading Curried Carrot Bisque.
WHOLE 30 ROCKS!!! Well, it rocks when you figure out that you need something to look forward to every single day. If it’s food ~ and it can be food that’s on-plan ~ you have a winner! It was Saturday Night and we needed a treat. We didn’t eat past 8PM, we didn’t go out, we watched a dumb movie at home and stayed on … Continue reading Almond Joy Truffles.
HOMEMADE PHO BROTH, PEOPLE. HOMEMADE PHO. If you’ve never had pho before, let me describe it to you. It’s as if the most flavorful broth imaginable, made out with a cinnamon roll. I know that sounds weird! But the warming spices added to this broth make everything better. Here’s how I did it: HOMEMADE VEGAN PHO BROTH Fill a stock pot with 4 cups … Continue reading Homemade PHO broth.
I wasn’t going to post my boring salad dinner tonight, but this dressing was so delicious that I just had to. Okay listen ~ this isn’t the prettiest picture but I wanted to post the evidence of a creamy, delicious, but VEGAN ranch dressing! Here’s the recipe: VEGAN RANCH DRESSING Drop the following in a blender: 1/4 cup coconut yogurt (yogurt made with coconut milk … Continue reading Vegan Ranch Dressing.
i’m struggling to write this post because i feel like everyone is over it all at this point. am i right? i can’t even bring myself to cook anything, or even set foot in my kitchen for that matter. but everything turned out so yummy. how about you? my belly is huge, and i can’t stop snacking on leftovers, but i’m thrilled with the outcome … Continue reading thanksgiving afterglow.
i’m IN LOVE with this soup. i want to marry it and have its babies. i’ve had two bowls of it today and cannot wait to wake up tomorrow morning and have another bowl of it for breakfast. this recipe was inspired by a recipe i saw on http://www.theblendergirl.com, but i changed it up a bit to suit what i had in my fridge. but … Continue reading thai coconut pumpkin soup.
yes, folks, this is your basic thanksgiving post. well, maybe not so basic, because i live in a house divided. there’s a vegan in my family, a vegetarian who hates cheese (isn’t that also a vegan), a little girl who hates cheese, another little girl who likes to eat meat right off a bone like no one else does in the family (weird), at least four … Continue reading THANKSGIVING 2018.
HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!!! i’m just gonna leave this picture here, to remind you that thanksgiving is coming… so you might wanna eat some KALE before “game day”!!!! that’s what i’m doing! in fact, i’m even making a kale salad FOR the big day! it’s a special one, with raw brussels sprouts sliced thinly, maple candied walnuts, and a vegan caesar dressing that is to DIE FOR. here’s … Continue reading sweet vegan caesar dressing.
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.