Month: June 2017

Grilled Stuffed Portabella Mushrooms


  Grilling and summer – they just go hand and hand! Plus, during the summer when it is hot outside, I really hate to heat the house up with the oven on! Our house faces west at nighttime and if the sun is out, it gets hot fast. So the […]

Fruity Crisps Mini Muffins


  This recipe goes out to Addie @thehealthynoms on Instagram! She posted these cute fruity mini doughnuts and I knew I had to make them for my family, especially my daughter who loves Fruity Crisps! I do not have a doughnut pan (I know surprising, it’s on the Amazon wish […]

Vegan Chai Spiced Popcorn


  I know Chai – but its summer, isn’t that a warm spice for the autumn? But even in the summer sometimes a nice bowl of popcorn sounds delicious. And how about this vegan chai spiced popcorn? Yum. Warm to the taste but it’s not a hot food…so I stand […]

Strawberry Lime Chipotle Vinaigrette


  No strawberry or taco bowl left behind with this yummy dressing that combines strawberry season and Taco Tuesday! Fill up a bowl with your favorite vegan taco items and drizzle with this dressing. Also, good on grilled veggies or to spice up some pinto or black beans. The Essentials […]

Strawberry Cashew Butter Oat Bars


  Have you noticed I am somewhat obsessed with cashews? To me they are ‘nut’ kinds. (queens?). Buttery and addicting and just the best nut out there. Although, pecans are a close second. Or hazelnuts…. I am getting off topic. These bars! So fresh tasting from strawberries and banana. And […]

Strawberry-Banana Cashew Cream Whip


  Do you call it a whip? or ‘nice cream’? Decisions. Decisions. So I went with whip. Just feeling the ‘nice cream’ is a bit overused. And to me ‘nice cream’ (okay maybe just the way I like to eat it!!) is more of a dessert (LOL). So a whip […]

Stuffed "Taco" Peppers


  Funny story, this recipe was inspired by my trip to Taco Bell. I know what you are thinking…Taco Bell? Yes, Taco Bell. Did you know Taco Bell has tons of vegan options?! You have the option to sub meat with beans. So delicious! I decided for this recipe I […]

Vegan Eggplant Fries with Aquafaba Ranch


  These vegan + gluten free eggplant fries are a great addition to your bowl! Or try them as a snack or eat them as a side. Your choice – so many options! YUM! They are certainly a treat for Fry-Day or any day. Paired with a light aquafaba ranch […]