Power Up Your Day With the Most Delicious Breakfast Casserole

Nothing makes me feel more virtuous than starting out my day with a healthy dose of greens—so dishes like this Power Greens Breakfast Casserole with Feta and Mozzarella are my breakfast standbys all year long. This breakfast casserole is vegetarian, low-carb, and gluten-free, but it's also absolutely delicious. I'd happily eat it for a Meatless Monday meal any time of day. (I like a nice dollop of sour cream on mine!)...more
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Want to Make Lighter Mac & Cheese? Go Green!

When I spotted this outstanding Light Mac & Cheese with Greens from Yankee Kitchen Ninja, it immediately got my attention. In the winter, I find myself buying greens almost every time I'm at the store, so I'm always looking for surprising, creative ways to use them. What better way than mixing them into a healthier version of everyone's favorite comfort food, macaroni and cheese? Julianne used collard greens in her recipe, but you could use kale or Swiss chard, too. ...more

Do You Love Breakfast for Dinner? Try This Meatless Frittata

Aren't we all trying to eat a little more carefully this time of year? Meatless meals that include dark leafy greens are always a smart option for healthy eating. (And did you know that kale is one of the world's healthiest foods?) ...more
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You'd Never Believe This Creamy, Delicious Burrito Recipe Is Vegan

It's the first Meatless Monday of a brand-new year! Let's start the year off right, with a vegan recipe with so much amazing flavor and texture that no one will even notice it's meatless. ...more
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Eat Some Lucky Foods for a Prosperous New Year

People all over the world have special traditions for celebrating the arrival of the new year, and often celebrations include the idea of eating lucky foods, thought to bring happiness and prosperity in the year to come. Image: Courtesy of Champaign Taste Just which foods are lucky depends on where you are, but there are some traditions that are pretty widespread. Here are suggestions for lucky foods from around the world, but if you have a New Year's food tradition that brings you luck, please share your link or recipe in the comments....more
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Easiest Thai-Inspired Slow Cooker Squash Soup

I'm loving squash so much this time of year that I've declared December the unofficial Winter Squash Month. To celebrate, I'm sharing one of my very favorite vegetarian slow cooker soups. And just in case you might be a little busy this week, this Slow Cooker Thai-Inspired Butternut Squash and Peanut Soup from Kalyn's Kitchen is a perfect use for those packages of cubed butternut squash that show up this time of year. And the flavors are amazing!...more
JasmineMillner Thanks Jasmine; hope you enjoy!more

The Coziest Squash Risotto You'll Eat All Winter Long

Winter is officially here! Last week, I declared that December is Winter Squash Month over here at Meatless Mondays, and I've found another very interesting butternut squash recipe that I bet you'll like. This Cozy Harvest Risotto from Happy.Healthy.Life includes butternut squash, apple, sweet potato, and celery. Kathy bums up the flavors with fresh, seasonal herbs like sage, rosemary, and thyme. Then she tops this vegan risotto with almonds (and a splash of non-dairy creamer, if you want it) for what she calls "an elegant and surprisingly easy winter meal." ...more
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This Burrito May Be the Very Best Use of Winter Squash

I think we should just go ahead and declare December Winter Squash Month, because everywhere I look lately, I'm seeing interesting meatless dishes using winter squash. butternut squash, in particular, seems like a favorite ingredient for imaginative cooks. ...more
amuseyourbouche My pleasure Becca; what a brilliant idea!more

The Most Interesting Winter Veggie Soup

Like every slightly food-obsessed person, I have my own list of favorite ingredients that always make me give a recipe a second look. And when I saw this recipe for Winter Squash Soup with Tahini and Za'atar Chickpea Croutons from Dishing Up the Dirt, it caught my attention for a number of reasons. ...more
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How to Make Vegetarian Enchilada-Stuffed Spaghetti Squash

I'm sure I won't get any arguments when I say December is the most challenging month for anyone who's trying to follow a healthy eating plan. ...more