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Oven Roasted Fennel, Potatoes, Carrots and Onions

Oven Roasted Fennel, Potatoes, Carrots and Onions

Happy Monday to you all!  In today’s meatless Monday recipe of oven roasted fennel, potatoes, carrots and onions, we shine the spotlight on fennel.  I’ve recently been getting fennel in my CSA packages, and in the most recent newsletter, the farm shared that many members were refusing their fennel shares.  This is saddening news.  Fennel, […]

How to cook Barley

How to cook Barley

Learn how to cook and store barley.  Recipe suggestions and nutrition facts are also included. Sharing is caring…

Chopped Brussels Sprouts with Quinoa Salad

Chopped Brussels Sprouts with Quinoa Salad

Hellooooo and welcome 2016!!!  This is my first post on the first Monday of the New Year. I know many of us have new year resolutions to eat more healthy, balanced meals and maybe include more plant based meals in our weekly repertoire.  This chopped brussels sprouts with quinoa salad recipe fits the bill on both […]

Meatless Monday: Bulgur and Vegetable Stir Fry

Meatless Monday: Bulgur and Vegetable Stir Fry

Today’s Meatless Monday dish, bulgur and vegetable stir fry is quick, easy and a time saver, especially during this busy holiday season.  Just a few simple ingredients brings this healthy and nutritious meal together.   Bulgur wheat also known as burghul is considered a whole grain cereal food that is most often made from durum […]

Meatless Monday: Greens, Beets and Quinoa Bowl with a Tahini Vinaigrette

Meatless Monday: Greens, Beets and Quinoa Bowl with a Tahini Vinaigrette

Happy Monday.  Today I’m sharing one of my favorite salads, mixed greens, beets and quinoa bowl with a tahini vinaigrette.  Is it just me, or do you feel like you are racing against time to get everything done?  Shopping, wrapping, decorating, full time jobs, caring for family and children and then there is the prepping […]

Meatless Monday: Potato, Beans and Vegetable Stew

Meatless Monday: Potato, Beans and Vegetable Stew

Good morning and a happy Monday to you all.  I hope everyone had an enjoyable Thanksgiving.  I hope you did manage to get some rest and take a little time out from your busy schedules to enjoy some well deserved downtime with family and friends.  It was a busy Thanksgiving for me as we hosted […]

5 Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes

5 Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes

Well folks, it’s the final countdown to Thanksgiving.  Tomorrow is the big day that we have all been preparing for with enthusiasm and excitement.   If you are in need of additional vegan or vegetarian sides to add to your menu, I have rounded up 5 Thanksgiving side dish recipes that have had the most popularity on […]

Meatless Monday: Stuffed Acorn Squash with Quinoa, Greens and Red Peppers

Meatless Monday: Stuffed Acorn Squash with Quinoa, Greens and Red Peppers

Happy Monday! It’s officially 3 days before Thanksgiving and if you are looking for a last-minute idea to add to your planned menu, look no further.   This stuffed acorn squash with quinoa, greens and red peppers celebrates the fall season, and is perfect for a Thanksgiving dinner. Sharing is caring…