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.
who knew that this evening’s meal would make it on the blog? crazy! i was really scraping the bottom of the proverbial barrel when i put this meal together. but it turned out so good that i didn’t want to forget about it! it’s true what they say ~ necessity really is the mother of invention, ain’t it? here’s what i had. some veggies that … Continue reading wild rice stew w/veggies.
hello strangers! happy fall!!!!! i have been working on making a diet change FOR GOOD. that’s a double-meaning right there! it’s going to be for the good of my heart, soul, and gut, but it’s also going to be forever ~ for good. i am making a life-change to the cleanest eating i have ever attempted, and i am on fire about it! clean eating. … Continue reading new me!
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.
this is it, folks. this is the most genius thing i’ve ever done. aside from marrying a younger man, that is. or ending my gym membership. okay, TELL me you haven’t already invented the quick risotto. have you? am i the last to know? this is seriously amazing. and you can make it SOOOO much more healthy by using wild, sprouted, even black rice! okay … Continue reading hump day risotto.
i’m baaaaack! i’ve made a few nice meals since my radio silence, but nothing that really felt like it was worth your time. this, my friends, is my new favorite thing. and it may get me to my next health goal just that much faster. i don’t know about you, but i need health food to be comfort food. i need meals to be warming, … Continue reading healthy veggie bowls.