Pistachio Linguine

I recently bought myself a 3 pack of different nut oils – hazelnut, walnut, and pistachio oil. I’ve been using them to make salad dressings, and each oil gives each dressing a distinct delicious flavor....more

Garlic Pull Apart Bread

MsVegan.comA buttery, garlic, cheesy and magical appetizer that will have the plate empty before it even gets to the table!  Get the recipe here...more

Pineapple Poppy Raspberry Dip

Ingredients1 cup pineapple chunks1 cup raspberries1 tbsp. olive oil½ tbsp. poppy seeds1 tsp maple syrup½ tsp salt¼ tsp black salt½ tsp crushed black pepper...more

The Best Quick and Easy Frittata (for Breakfast, Lunch, or Dinner)

I've been focusing on quick and easy recipes for Meatless Monday over the last few weeks, like a super-quick chickpea dinner and … another super-quick chickpea dinner (can you tell I like chickpeas?). ...more
I love frittatas and this combination sounds lovely!  I never thought to put artichokes in ...more

I Love Salad Bars!

I’ve always had a love-hate relationship with salad bars.  I loved them and everyone else hated them....more

"The fresh vegetables are blanketed in the béchamel sauce and noodles!"

Squash Layered Lasagna with Fresh Mushrooms and BéchamelINGREDIENTS:9-12 lasagna noodles1 lb. ground beef, turkey or lamb (optional)1 medium onion, chopped...more

Sweet Potato Cakes with Spicy Cilantro Sauce

Do you remember this post about 10 cookbooks you should have in your kitchen? One of the books we featured was "Plenty More", the little brother to "Plenty". I said that "Plenty" is one of the best cookbooks I ever owned....more

Top 10 Easy Earth Day Activity Ideas

Earth Day is here! Have you thought about what you might do to celebrate this big blue and green marble we call home? Here are some ideas for my favorite earth-friendly activities that you can do with friends and/or family for a fun and green Earth Day!...more
I've given up lattes unless I have my "To-Go" cup.  I've been feeling so guilty about all the ...more

Apple, avocado and almond salad with blueberry vinaigrette

The sun is shining and it's a day for a crisp, refreshing salad. Specifically, this spinach salad tossed with slices of tart apples, creamy avocado and crunchy almonds and drizzled with a tangy blueberry vinaigrette....more