Heart & carrot with kale, spaghetti squash, and leeks

Ever since reading Cure Tooth Decay by Ramiel Nagel, I've been eating a lot more organ meats like I did as a child. I always loved heart, though I've rarely eaten it here in the USA. However, heart is pretty common at my local farmer's market, so I'm happy to say that I'm able to … Continue reading Heart & carrot with kale, spaghetti squash, and leeks

Fettuccine with Basil Lamb and Green Onion – Gluten Free!

Well, here we go, my first full-on recipe with meat. While I eat primarily plant-based, I do have a boyfriend that I cook for, and, in case it wasn't obvious--I love cooking! As I've gotten older and learned more about nutrition, I've realized that incorporating high-quality meat into your diet is a pivotal part of … Continue reading Fettuccine with Basil Lamb and Green Onion – Gluten Free!

Quinoa Bowl with Sweet Potato and Kale

Another delicious quinoa dish, that you can make on the weekends and save in batches for your lunches during the week! This dish is very versatile and saves really well. You can add additional vegetables or sauces to it if you like, and it gets even better. This is the base recipe option, so feel … Continue reading Quinoa Bowl with Sweet Potato and Kale

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

Mango Ginger Pear Smoothie

Another tasty breakfast smoothie! This one is versatile as well, meaning that you can make this with or without milk. I've done it both ways and it came out lovely! I recommend hemp seed milk for this recipe, and if you have never made hemp seed milk before, please click this link for more information! … Continue reading Mango Ginger Pear Smoothie

Quinoa, Sauteed Veggies and Walnuts

Yes, it's me with another quinoa dish, I just can't stop! Once I find a mixture or base dish that I really love, e.g. quinoa and sauteed mushrooms/onions, then building from that makes it so much easier. Of course, if you don't like mushrooms (or onions), you can always substitute for something else. The addition … Continue reading Quinoa, Sauteed Veggies and Walnuts

Shiitake Mushroom, Kale and Red Potato Bowl

Well, here we are again...another mushroom recipe! And yes, similar to my Potato Vegan Tacos, and yes, also similar to my Quinoa and Sauteed Mushrooms recipe.  What can I say, I love mushrooms and I love kale! Call this one a hybrid between the two. Let's talk for a moment about shiitake mushrooms. Mushrooms in … Continue reading Shiitake Mushroom, Kale and Red Potato Bowl

Quinoa bowl with Portobello, Kale and Sweet Potato

Ever since finding out that roasting portobello mushrooms with tamari sauce is basically the best thing ever, I've been on a huge portobello kick, roasting and mixing with all sorts of things. Of course, it was only a matter of time before I ended up adding them to one of my quinoa bowl mixtures, so...this … Continue reading Quinoa bowl with Portobello, Kale and Sweet Potato