Tag Archives: garlic

Chickpea, Sweet Potato and Kale Soup (Gluten-free, Oil-free)

We still have a few cool days lingering, so this is my last soup recipe I’ll be sharing for the season. I absolutely love ginger and had some I needed to use up. I was craving soup this past weekend, so I decided to make a soup infused with ginger and vegetables I already had stocked in my […]

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Smoky Garlic Quinoa Stir-fry Dinner In 30 Minutes!

I cook a lot of quinoa. As a vegan, quinoa is a staple in my diet because of it’s exceptional nutrients and quality protein. It is so versatile too. You can literally add any type of flavor profile to it and it is fabulous. I have a confession…I used to dislike quinoa…but that is because […]

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Stuffed Zucchinis

We love, love zucchini in my family. In fact, you have probably noticed I use it a lot in my dishes. It is filling, healthy and absolutely delicious whether it’s baked or grilled. So, I decided to make vegan stuffed zucchinis for dinner with a nice garlic kick. My husband absolutely loved them and said […]

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Spiral Pasta With Roasted Red Pepper Sauce

I refuse to use jar spaghetti sauce or even worse, canned! I love home cooked sauces, dips, pestos and soups. You just can’t orchestrate that home cooked flavor without, well….making it homemade.   I wanted to make another dish screaming with flavor that you don’t miss the meat in. So yesterday morning I made the sauce […]

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Sweet Potato Lentil Soup-Vegan

I just love soups with a little kick, but to really balance and turn up the flavor, I like a little sweetness! That is the reasoning behind this soup I created. It has become quite a staple in my family. It has a deep warm and smoky flavor that is balanced out with the sweetness […]

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Fettuccine With Arugula Pesto

Couldn’t decide what to make for dinner tonight….needed something quick and with leftover things in the fridge. You should be able to make this with most of your stocked ingredients. Also, a change from quinoa, brown rice and lentils was needed….so I decided on PASTA! We hardly ever eat pasta. However, brown rice gluten-free pasta […]

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Grilled Garlic Artichoke With Couscous

I was craving garlic and artichokes this week and decided to whip up this number for dinner. For an added boost of flavor, I decided to grill the artichokes. Throw in some colorful bell peppers and onion and it’s complete. It turned out so delicious, I know I will be making this often now. I […]

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Spinach Pea Pesto (Gluten-Free, Oil-Free)

I love the idea of pesto being healthy.  Unfortunately, most store bought pestos are full of fat, sodium and preservatives. That meant I needed to make my own.  I decided to create mine a little different than the traditional pestos containing basil.  I LOVE spinach so this is how mine is different.  I also decided […]

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