Plated + Served: Your "Anytime Meal"

An “Anytime Meal” is great… especially when it is quick and easy to pull together. You know what Mama means by an “Anytime Meal,” right?...more

Healthy and Vegan Super Bowl Eats in New Orleans

New Orleans, The Big Easy, Chocolate add Home of Super Bowl 47! Hosting this year's big game, fans witll be pouring into the city in droves and bringing an appetite. If you happen to be one of those fans and are looking to steer clear of greasy, fattening food, be sure to check out some of these places I found that offer up healthy, vegan and even gluten free options!...more

Forever and a Day

Well, people. or person, or whoever is out there listening, it's been forever and a day since I've checked in.  Happy New Year first off, even though it's now the end of January.  Since then, we have all had the flu, I'm passing another kidney stone, I'm completely exhausted and my house is a trashy wreck....more

Spinach-Mushroom Enchiladas

These are my favorite enchiladas yet, and can be made simple or extravagant, depending on how many of the ingredients you choose to make yourself. I'll give it to you both ways!  Spinach-Mushroom Enchiladas...more

Garam Masala Lentil Soup

by JL FIELDS on JANUARY 29, 2013...more

A Hearty Barley, Caramelized Onion, and White Bean Stew

Editor’s note: Eating meatless doesn’t mean you have to leave dinner table hungry, as Dara from The Cookin’ Canuck proves with this hearty white bean stew. After slowly caramelizing the onions, this stew practically cooks itself. Just add barley, white beans, and spinach as directed and let simmer. If you double the recipe, you can even eat this healthful meal all week long. --Jane ...more
Yum - I love caramelized onions and onion soup - cannot wait to try your ...more