This chili recipe is whole food plant-based, vegan, and super easy. There is no chopping involved. On a busy weeknight, you can have this dinner ready in no time! You can use your favorite beans in this recipe. I like a Delallo Bean medley, black beans and pinto beans inRead More →

This recipe is a whole food plant-based take on the classic comfort food, Chicken and Dumplings. I love comfort food and this is one of my favorite meals. As I child my Grandma and Mom both made delicious Chicken and Dumplings. Now that I am eating plant-based I had toRead More →

If you are a fan of spinach and artichoke dip, you will love this tasty pasta dish. This dish is vegan, whole food plant based, no oil. It can be made in less than 30 minutes, a great weeknight meal. Spinach is a great dark leafy super food to addRead More →

When it comes to eating whole food plant-based, soups and chili are the easiest things to make ahead to have for the week. You can make a pot early in the week and have enough for lunches for a few days. Chili is a great way to get lots ofRead More →

Tofu on the grill is a very quick meal. The longest part of the recipe is the preparation, marinating the tofu. you can marinate it for as little as 15 minutes, but I think it tastes the best when marinated for an hour. Tofu has many health benefits: good sourceRead More →

This soup can be made in the instant pot or on the stovetop. Minestrone is full of delicious vegetables. This recipe contains onions, garlic, zucchini, celery, carrots, and spinach; so many vitamins and nutrients. I use my instant pot most of the time when I make soup. I can justRead More →

I have to admit, the thought of making lasagna without cheese is kind of strange. I am used to eating lasagna full of different cheeses and sometimes meat. When making a plant-based lasagna, the first thing to think about is what to fill it with since we can’t use meatRead More →

Egg rolls are one of the yummiest treats when getting Chinese takeout! I recently came across vegan egg roll wrappers at my local grocery store. I was really excited to find them. I wanted to keep this recipe simple so it can even be made on a busy weeknight. ForRead More →

It’s National Taco Day! Of course, I have to have tacos for dinner tonight. Although I love black beans I wanted to try something different than filling my taco shell with beans. Speaking of shells, when choosing a healthy taco shell, pick the one with the least ingredients. Trader Joe’sRead More →

This a great recipe to share with a group. If you are having a party or have to take a dish to a party, this one would be great! In this recipe I use my own ranch seasoning mix, the recipe is on this page as well.Read More →

My family and I got to go grocery shopping at Trader Joe’s yesterday. We were so excited. The closest Trader Joe’s is about 45 minutes from our house so we don’t get there often. I was happy to stumble upon a bagged shredded mix that is so wonderful!! Trader Joe’sRead More →

Blueberries are high in antioxidants and nutrients and low in calories. They make a perfect snack or a great addition to any muffin or cookie recipe. Blueberries contain a vitamin-C, vitamin-A, and vitamin-E and even vitamin-B Complex. This recipe would be good for breakfast, a snack or even dessert. My husbandRead More →