Basil Lime Coconut Protein Smoothie

Basil, lime and coconut are 3 of my favorite things. If you combine them into a smoothie, well then you just made yourself the perfect breakfast! This smoothie contains plant-protein powder as well as almond milk. You can of course substitute the almond milk for any nut milk you desire, and use any plant based … Continue reading Basil Lime Coconut Protein Smoothie

Pasta and Veggies with Tomato Sauce – Gluten and oil-free!

I was traveling recently and on a plane coming back to Austin from Ukraine. The plane served a pasta meal with veggies, tomato sauce, ground beef and cheese on top. While this looked like a great meal (as far as airplane food goes, anyway), I thought to myself, "I can make a much better vegan … Continue reading Pasta and Veggies with Tomato Sauce – Gluten and oil-free!

Kale Pesto with Gluten Free Macaroni

Pesto is just a great tasting dish. I've made various versions of pesto before, but I thought to try my hand at a better version that I could make and eat with noodles, but that can also stand on its own. Enter vegan kale pesto, making this dish perfect for a noodle side, dip or … Continue reading Kale Pesto with Gluten Free Macaroni

Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms with Chickpea Basil Pesto

I love portobello mushrooms, but I could never figure out an easy, tasty way to cook them. I've sauteed and grilled in the past and used red wine, but I always thought that there must be some better way. Enter tamari sauce and coconut oil! Wow! Grilling these with just two ingredients made all the … Continue reading Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms with Chickpea Basil Pesto

Orange Pear Kale Smoothie

Similar to my Orange Pear Green Smoothie, rather than adding in mustard greens and cilantro to the mix, this one is full of kale and spinach! Pear and orange go together sooo well in smoothies, I have several smoothie recipes that use orange and pear as the fruit base and just mix up the greens … Continue reading Orange Pear Kale Smoothie

Cabbage and Leek Salad with Olives and Radish

Cabbage: not everyone's favorite, but so, so good for you. I have had my issues eating cabbage in my life, and I will tell you...it's not my favorite. It is, however, one of the great members of the cruciferous vegetable family. Cabbage contains a compound called sinigrin, which as been known to carry certain cancer preventive properties … Continue reading Cabbage and Leek Salad with Olives and Radish

Serena’s RAWmarkable Vegan Lasagna (repost)

Serena’s RAWmarkable Vegan Lasagna (repost) I had been getting some feedback from blog followers that they were having a hard time accessing my lasagna recipe page, so to make things easy for you all, I have decided to repost my recipe in its entirety. Enjoy! This is one of my very favorite raw vegan feasts … Continue reading Serena’s RAWmarkable Vegan Lasagna (repost)

Zucchini Salad with Fresh Basil and Tomato

Much like the Zucchini Salad with Avocado Lime Sauce, this is a simple salad but oh so refreshing, zesty and simple. I had some leftover zucchini basil pesto from the day before when I made RAWmarkable Basil Pesto Pasta, so this is what I used for my dressing. All you need is: - 3 to 4 … Continue reading Zucchini Salad with Fresh Basil and Tomato