Saag Chana recipe

Saag Chana

Embarrassingly, this was the first time I made an Indian dish. I love Indian food, I love to cook, but I guess I thought the cuisine was too hard to cook. Boy, was I wrong. Well, this version isn’t hard to cook; it’s far from authentic. But it is delicious! And simple! And vegan! It […]

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Vegetarian Irish Food Recipes for St. Patrick’s Day

Vegetarian Irish Food Recipes for St. Patrick’s Day When you think of St. Patrick’s Day and Irish food classics, what comes to mind? Corned beef and cabbage, Irish beef stew, maybe shepherd’s pie. Clearly, if you’re trying to eat less meat, this holiday could be tricky. But I’ve found some great vegetarian and vegan alternatives […]

Watermelon and Peach Salad

What a refreshingly unique late summer treat, Watermelon & Peach Salad. It’s so simple, fresh and delicious. Ingredients 1 whole watermelon, seeded and cubed 6 peaches, pitted and sliced juice of 1 lemon salt Directions In a large mixing bowl, toss the watermelon and peaches with the lemon juice and let rest. Sprinkle salt on […]

Vegetarian Halloween Recipes

Surprisingly, it was a bit tricky finding cute/spooky vegetarian recipes for Halloween parties. But after a bit of searching around the web, I came up with a great little collection. These creepy treats may not have meat but are sure to please and spook anyone. Halloween: The Best of Martha Stewart Living Halloween is rivaled […]

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Traditional Vegetarian Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is all about family and food. Most families have recipe traditions that have spanned generations, and everyone looks forward to sharing the feast. Vegetarians and vegans can feel left out when those recipes have meat in them, and the cooks may not know what to make that will be cruelty free as well as […]

Turkeys Suitable for Vegetarians :)

Why should vegetarians, vegans, raw foodists, et al be left out from enjoying turkey at Thanksgiving?! 🙂Turkey Veggie Tray Turkey Platter Healthy Vegetable Snack Raw Vegan Turkey Turkey Veggie Platter Photo: Vegetable Turkey Turkey Vegetable Tray

Best Vegetarian Cookbooks

Being an adventurous vegetarian, I’m always looking for new meal ideas. There are some great websites out there with tasty vegetarian recipes, but sometimes I just need a book of pictures and themes for inspiration. And some of the most creative chefs just don’t have their menus online. So if you’re looking for some great […]

Lemon Blueberry Baked Oatmeal

Lemon Blueberry Baked Oatmeal Nutrition Information Serves: 6 Calories: 283 Fat: 8.1 Carbohydrates: 66.2 Fiber: 10.2 Protein: 8.6 Cholesterol: 0 Recipe type: Breakfast Prep time:  15 mins Cook time:  40 mins Total time:  55 mins Print Satisfying, excellent source of fiber, and rich in antioxidants. This is easy to make and reheats well. Enjoy! Ingredients 1 lemon, zested and juiced 2 cups milk […]

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Tofu Rancheros

Huevos rancheros is a classic Mexican breakfast. Typically, it’s made of fried eggs served on corn tortillas topped with a tomato-chili sauce; re-fried beans and/or avocado are often served with it. And it used to be one of my favorite breakfasts. I stopped eating eggs but missed this dish until I found an excellent vegan […]

Leftover Rice Recipes for Vegetarians

I make Gallo Pinto (Costa Rican Rice And Beans) Recipe about once a week, and when I do I intentionally make extra brown rice for leftovers to expedite an additional recipe during the week. Here are my favorites: Stuffed Peppers Recipe I have adapted this recipe a bit – sub 3 cups cooked brown rice […]

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