Whole Wheat Pesto Pasta

This whole wheat pesto pasta is probably one of my favorite things to cook. It requires a few simple ingredients that provide immense flavor. Lemon, basil, garlic, olive oil – you simply cannot go wrong. Plus, it’s easy to make, comes together quickly and is plant-based! If you’re looking to make it vegan, use nutritional…

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Curry Chickpea Salad Lettuce Cups

This curry chickpea salad is packed with flavor from the curry powder, lime juice, yogurt and cilantro. And when folded with crispy and spicy veggies and tucked into bright green lettuce cups, it’s healthy meal prep at it’s finest! While it’s absolutely delicious as-is, there are several ways to change things up and make it…

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Sesame Ginger Glazed Tofu Bowls

Tofu can be a bit intimidating to work with and try if you’re a newbie. But the great news – tofu is actually super easy to work with and takes on the flavor of whatever you cook it with, so you can really make it your own. It’s filled with protein and makes for a…

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Black Bean Tostadas

I’m here sharing yet another delicious plant-based recipe! This time it’s a recipe for Black Bean Tostadas, which take only a few minutes to make. They’re customizable, easy, nutritious and will please the entire family. Let’s get cooking!    

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Italian ‘Meat’balls

It may seem impossible to make meatballs without meat. But, I promise – it’s possible AND delicious! In this version, I made Italian-inspired ‘meat’balls using mostly plant-based ingredients. Read on to learn how to make them yourself! Ingredients you’ll need to make meatless ‘meat’balls: White beans: I typically use cannellini beans, but you can use…

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Moroccan Lentil Soup

Gosh, I simply cannot think of a better way to celebrate the start of fall than this plant-based, spice-heavy lentil soup. Even if you’re a meat eater, I think you’ll enjoy a piping hot bowl of it… It all starts with delightful aromatics, like onion, carrot and garlic sauteed in olive oil. Then, we add…

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Mushroom Risotto

As I post this recipe, it’s the first week of March and snow is (still) falling outside. I am really, really ready for spring and all the bright and fresh food that it brings, but I’m also completely okay with posting a comforting, hearty dish today – Mushroom Risotto. There is really no better way…

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Chickpea & Cauliflower Curry

We’re in the icky part of winter – we’re all ready for it to be over so we can spring into some sunny, warm weather. Right? We can’t change the weather, but what we can do is make winter more enjoyable by cozying up to a bowl of homemade curry that is warm, flavorful and…

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Butternut Squash & Black Bean Chili

It’s likely we all have a favorite chili recipe that is our go-to on weeknights, weekends and for game day. But once in awhile it’s fun to change things up and put a unique spin on a classic recipe. Enter: Butternut Squash & Black Bean Chili. Butternut squash is everywhere this time of year, and…

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