Crispy Smashed Red Potatoes

Crispy Smashed Red Potatoes

These Crispy Smashed Red Potatoes are a perfect side dish for any meal. Move over Mr. baked potato. There is a new potato in town. These potatoes are easy to make, crispy, and oh so good! Once you taste these crispy smashed red potatoes you’ll 

Vegetarian Spaghetti Squash Puttanesca

Vegetarian Spaghetti Squash Puttanesca

This Vegetarian Spaghetti Squash Puttanesca is so delicious! Are you a fan of olives? How about capers? Well, this dish has both. And what about tomatoes? I am a fan of them all! Now add in some olive oil and garlic and you have a 

Simple Homemade Guacamole

Simple Homemade Guacamole

This Simple Homemade Guacamole is so easy to make. Your going to love it! My family loves guacamole. It has such a great flavor combination with the avocados, garlic, jalapeno, a pile of cilantro with a squeeze of lime. Really, what’s not to love. It’s 

Whole Roasted Coconut Curried Cauliflower

Whole Roasted Coconut Curried Cauliflower

This Whole Roasted Coconut Curried Cauliflower is so good! Have you ever roasted a whole head of cauliflower? Let me tell ya, it’s so much fun! No worries about cutting it up, with this recipe you’ll be roasting the whole thing. Do you love Indian 

Mexican Tater Tot Bake

Mexican Tater Tot Bake

This Mexican Tater Tot Bake is so good! This Mexican tater tot bake reminds me of nachos but with tater tots. Who can resist some yummy tater tots once in a while. Add some refried beans and cheese and you’ve got something really special. I 

Creamy Vegetarian Potato Soup

Creamy Vegetarian Potato Soup

This Creamy Vegetarian Potato Soup is so comforting and so delicious! When it’s cold outside and you find yourself needing something to warm up, a big bowl of Creamy Vegetarian Potato Soup will surely hit the spot! This is a cream-based soup but don’t worry, 

Kale with Lemon & Hemp Seeds

Kale with Lemon & Hemp Seeds

Sauteed Kale with Lemon & Hemp Seeds is so easy to make and it’s so delicious!! Sauteed Kale is so good, and when you add in some lemon and hemp seeds it brings it to another level. If you love Kale, you need to try 

Roasted Spaghetti Squash Stir-Fry

Roasted Spaghetti Squash Stir-Fry

Roasted spaghetti squash stir-fry is so good, and healthy too!! With this recipe you won’t miss the rice, I promise! I’ll be teaching you how to make this delicious stir-fry. In this recipe the roasted spaghetti squash will replace your rice. This meal consists of 

Cherry Almond Oatmeal Bars

Cherry Almond Oatmeal Bars

We’ve got another Oatmeal Bar Recipe for you! If you loved the first one I shared, I am certain you will love this one too! Again, they are made with no eggs or dairy. And made with all the good stuff! Like oats, dried sweetened 

Creamy Tomato and Kale Linguine

Creamy Tomato and Kale Linguine

This pasta dish is mouth watering delicious. The little tomatoes and kale are sautéed with garlic and olive oil. And the noodles are tossed in a balsamic vinaigrette, and the goat cheese gives them that creamy consistency. Finished with crispy kale and a dusting of 

Pumpkin Seed & Cranberry Oatmeal Breakfast Bars

Pumpkin Seed & Cranberry Oatmeal Breakfast Bars

These Pumpkin Seed & Cranberry Oatmeal Breakfast Bars are so good! We don’t always have time to sit down and eat breakfast. Am I right? I know, we all have those days. Or sometimes we just need a healthy snack, right? These oatmeal breakfast bars 

Kale chips

Kale chips

If you haven’t had the chance to try kale chips, then you need to make this recipe! My family just loves them, and honestly I don’t make them enough. When I do, my kids run in the kitchen and gobble them up! Seriously, they don’t 

Sesame seed and Pepita crunch topping

Sesame seed and Pepita crunch topping

This stuff has a sweet and nutty flavor, and just the right crunch. I’ve heard good things about both of these seeds. They are perfect to add to salads and tacos or even to snack on. We recently made some for our sweet potato tacos. 

Vegetarian Refried Black Beans

Vegetarian Refried Black Beans

There is something about black beans that I love. I think it might be because you can make so many meals with them. I do love working with dried beans but being able to open a can to make a quick dinner is so nice! 

Sheet Pan Nachos

Sheet Pan Nachos

You had me at nachos, seriously. If anyone mentions nachos I’m there! I just love the kind of nachos that are piled high with fixings. This recipe is not only easy but something you’ll want to share with your friends. Or make it at home 

Oven Roasted Asparagus with lemon

Oven Roasted Asparagus with lemon

There is nothing better than oven roasted asparagus, drizzled with olive oil and a hint of lemon. I love how the tops of the asparagus get a little crispy. It’s also one of my kids favorite vegetables. Asparagus is power packed with vitamins and some 

Black Bean and Sweet Potato Tacos

Black Bean and Sweet Potato Tacos

It amazes me how you can take such simple ingredients and turn them into something amazing. This dish revolves around a sweet potato and a can of black beans. And lots of limes and cilantro. The good stuff really. Yes, I’m talking about cilantro. I 

Red Lentil Curry

Red Lentil Curry

Red Lentil Curry is so good!! This version of Red Lentil Curry is so flavorful. It’s also so simple to make and it’s healthy and so delicious. It’s make with so many healthy ingredients. You start by sauteing a handful of vegetables, garlic and ginger. 

Lentil Soup

Lentil Soup

I don’t know about you, but when It’s snowing, it makes me want to hunker down and cook! It definitely feels like a soup day to me. I’ve been feeling a tad bit behind this year thinking about Christmas. I have bought some gifts for 

Cashew vegetable stir fry with pad thai rice noodles

Cashew vegetable stir fry with pad thai rice noodles

It’s time to eat the rainbow. No, not literally, but you know what I mean. It’s all about variety, and getting a variety of fruits and vegetables in your diet. Believe me, it’s not always easy! It’s something you have to consistently be aware of. 

Roasted Brussels Sprouts on a bed of whipped goat cheese & drizzled with honey….

Roasted Brussels Sprouts on a bed of whipped goat cheese & drizzled with honey….

Who loves Brussels sprouts? I know I do, and so does my family. So when we see it on a menu at a restaurant, we usually will consider ordering it. And that is exactly where we got the inspiration for this dish! One of our 

Hearty homemade black bean soup with quinoa

Hearty homemade black bean soup with quinoa

How can you go wrong with a black bean soup made from scratch. Made with a bag of dried beans, homemade vegetable stock, onions, tomatoes, peppers. And a squeeze of lime and lots of cilantro. Then just enough quinoa added to make this a hearty 

Roasted chickpea, sweet kale and red quinoa wrap with homemade oven fries

Roasted chickpea, sweet kale and red quinoa wrap with homemade oven fries

I guess it’s another meatless meal. Not intentionally but I’m cooking with the ingredients I already have. Good thing my husband had some meat for lunch today lol. Roasted chickpeas actually sounded really good to me today and pairing it with my favorite salad mix 

3 Cheese Tortellini with a Roasted Beet Salad

3 Cheese Tortellini with a Roasted Beet Salad

During the week I’m always looking for those easy meals. And honestly, meals I know my kids will eat. Tortellini and Ravioli are always one of my easy cards I pull out from time to time. Now, this roasted beet salad is something I really 

Meatless Monday Recipe

Meatless Monday Recipe

{Peanut Butter Stir Fry Noodles} I’ve always heard of this “Meatless Monday” concept and I like it!! I like it a lot. The thought of picking one day a week to go meatless is not only healthy but in the long run will save you