Sweet Potato Chili

So I may be on a Sweet Potato kick. Don’t hate. They are so healthy and delicious and perfect for fall, how can anyone not like them!? This is a simple chili stew with a twist by adding sweet potatoes....more

Meatless Monday: A Change In Season A Change In Sauce

I’m hoping you are enjoying reading Our Story and are getting caught up for where I left off. I know it has been since I gave you a recipe to try. You’re probably getting hungry from all that reading a need a bite to eat....more

Chocolate Brownie Bites

These chocolate brownies bites are made with ingredients that are all crazy good for you.  ...more

Vegan Chile

I know, I know, it's about time I made a vegetarian chile. After all, I've made Chicken Chile, Pumpkin Turkey Chile, White Chicken Chile, so it was only a matter of time that I make a vegan chile.Especially since I rarely eat meat anymore. I still eat chicken and sometimes I have seafood but I don't eat beef or pork. I've been beef and pork clean for three years now.It's a choice for me not to eat beef or pork. I don't try to push my ways on anybody, which is why I always let you know when beef can also be substituted instead of chicken in recipes....more

Orrechiette Pasta with Beans Salad and a Pesto Dressing

The holidays are quickly approaching.  If you are hosting a Thanksgiving gathering you know how difficult it can be if your meals were not planned or ingredients not purchased in advance.  ...more

Meatless Monday Eggplant and Kidney Beans Stuffed Red Peppers and a Cookbook

Hello everyone. I know.  I've been missing in action for a while and I apologize.  Life has been pretty hectic recently and I'm once again trying to get back to my blog which I truly missed.  Later in my post, I will share about a collaborative effort cookbook that I've had the privilege to be a part of....more

Faina -Argentinian Garbanzo Flatbread-

 Faina -Argentinian Garbanzo Flatbread-...more

Best of October - Recipes in Review

Happy fall!  I hope you've enjoyed the start to such a lovely season!  Fall is my favorite for so many reasons - refreshing walks, warm jackets, bonfires, hot mugs of tea, warm soups and hearty oatmeals!  I hope you enjoy my favorite recipes from the month of October!BreakfastCeara's Flourless Pumpkin Oat Blender Pancakes may be my favorite pancake recipe so far (which is a pretty bold statement if you ask me!)....more

The Plant-Based Journey by Lani Muelrath (+ Pumpkin Muffin Recipe)

This is the book I wish I had 13 years ago.  I began my journey toward better health my freshman year of college.  Let's just say that moving from a farming community in Ohio where gathering produce for the next meal was the norm, to the endless options in college dining halls did not serve me well.  Not only did I gain a significant amount of weight, but my relationship with food became rather complicated.  A love-hate saga would be the best way to sum it up....more