Quick Vegan Pepperoni Tortilla Pizza

by JL FIELDS on JANUARY 5, 2013...more

Winter Kale and Brussels Sprouts Salad

The other night I had a couple of friends over for dinner.  I love having friends over.  First of all, I love cooking for other people and have always loved entertaining.  It’s fun to try out new recipes on your friends as well.  So, I created a winter brussels sprouts salad to start the meal which went over really well!...more

Plated + Served: On The Eleventh Day of Christmas...

Churros!In celebration of the Eleven Pipers Piping, Mama made Mexican Crullers, better known as Churros.Churros are crispy fried dough fritters sprinkled with cinnamon and sugar. They come in two shapes: thin and coiled in the traditional cruller shape or long and thick “porras” (the Spanish word for baton).In some parts of Latin America, Churros are filled with guava paste, chocolate, dulce de leche (caramel and sweet cream) and even cheese....more

Spicy Smokey Cashew Cheese Spread

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It looks delicious! It definitely wouldn't last long in my house :)more

How To: Nutty Sauces

In my quest for more and more healthy, plant-based recipes I've come across many let's say...inventive, recipes.  Ones that are a little too creative for my tastebuds.  But every now and again a recipe or technique just seems to weird NOT to try out....more

I Love PBS Food

A while back the PBS Food Facebook Page used my humble photo of hummus in their header. That was so exciting, I decided to regularly share my food pics over there. The odds of them using mine very often - or ever again - seemed slim, with all the gorgeous food photos out there....more

Have Your Cake and Eat It, Too!

Now at NinjaBaking.com:Have Your Cake and Eat Veggies, Too Déjà vu, flashbacks of Mother saying, "Eat your vegetables!" is harder to avoid these days thanks to Dr. Oz, Mrs. Obama and others. But why not have your cake and eat veggies too?...more

A Vegetarian Take on Emeril Lagasse’s Pork Tonkatsu, Emeril’s Kicked Up Sandwiches for #SundaySupper

A Vegetarian Take on Emeril Lagasse’s Pork Tonkatsu,Emeril’s Kicked Up Sandwiches for #SundaySupper...more

Banana Blueberry Muffins

Happy New Year! Let's start the year with something nice for breakfast. I've let a bit of oil sneak into my recipes over the holidays, but a new year usually calls for some diet cleanup, so here we go. I'm not big on extreme "cleanses", but I do like to health-up favorite dishes when I can. To me, an oil free muffin carries the same virtuous health benefits as a 3-day fast, because (with certain exceptions, of course) I think our bodies are basically self-cleaning, as long as we treat them right. I'm no expert, but I know what works for me. ...more