Recipes · Vegan/Vegetarian

Crispy Tofu with Beans and Edamame {Vegan}

You’ve seen tofu at restaurants.  You may have already eaten tofu yourself.  Tofu is just about everywhere these days.  Tofu is a soy product that is one of the easiest and healthiest food to cook.  It’s packed with protein and has such a mild flavor that you can influence it’s flavor profile however you want.… Continue reading Crispy Tofu with Beans and Edamame {Vegan}

Make Ahead · Party Ideas · Recipes · Sides · Vegan/Vegetarian

Low-Fat Couscous Salad {Vegan}

This is my new favorite, quick and easy snack or side dish.  This couscous salad is packed with bright flavors from the lemon, basil and fresh vegetables.  It’s also light and refreshing, perfect for these warm days ahead of us.  Plus it keeps for awhile, so you can prepare it ahead of time for parties.… Continue reading Low-Fat Couscous Salad {Vegan}

Recipes · Sides · Vegan/Vegetarian

Mock Garlic ‘Mashed Potatoes’

I love mashed potatoes.  Love love love love them.  Heck,  I’m so in love with mashed potatoes that I would marry them if it were legal in this state. Hi, I’m Mrs. Mashed Potatoes.  How are you doing today? Unfortunately, like many foods that I love, mashed potatoes are not very health conscious. Especially after… Continue reading Mock Garlic ‘Mashed Potatoes’

30 Minute Meals · Pasta · Recipes · Vegan/Vegetarian

Broccoli Pesto Penne {Vegan}

With all of the recent tragic events it’s really made me sit back and count my blessings.  America is supposed to be a nation of nations, where people come to be free and thrive and build better lives.  What is happening lately?  Too many public shootings, then Newtown and now the Boston Marathon.  As one… Continue reading Broccoli Pesto Penne {Vegan}

Recipes · Soups and Stews · Vegan/Vegetarian

Tortellini Vegetable Soup {Vegetarian}

Wow, it is snowing here AGAIN in Colorado today!  It’s supposed to keep snowing for the next three days.  Usually I would be ready for Spring to arrive weeks ago, but because Colorado has been so prone to wildfires the last two summers, I am thrilled that we are getting some late minute precipitation before… Continue reading Tortellini Vegetable Soup {Vegetarian}

Appetizers/Snacks · Party Ideas · Recipes · Vegan/Vegetarian

Homemade BBQ Potato Chips and 6 Ways to Seduce Me

6 Way to Seduce Me: 1.  Bacon Food Advertising by 2.  Avocado 3.  Dark Chocolate 4.  Potatoes 5.  Pizza 6.  All of the Above Most girls like flowers.  I like food.  Bring any combination of these foods to me and I am yours.  Forever.  Or at least until I am hungry again. These homemade chips… Continue reading Homemade BBQ Potato Chips and 6 Ways to Seduce Me