Main Dishes

GARLICKY CURRIED LENTILS

Garlicky Curried Lentils

When I started cooking more plant-based dishes, I got really interested in Indian cooking. I love how Indian is packed with not only lots of veggies but tons of flavor…

Cheesy Stuffed Zucchini Boats

Cheesy Quinoa Stuffed Zucchini Boats

These Cheesy Stuffed Zucchini Boats are a delicious, healthy fall dish you can make at home for date night.  These boats are light yet packed with bold fall flavors thanks…

Southwestern Quinoa Stuffed Peppers

Southwestern Quinoa Stuffed Peppers

These quinoa stuffed pepper beauties are light yet spicy and packed with bold flavor. The overall Southwestern theme make a fabulous date night {in}. This recipe is more than enough for…

Fiesta Black Bean Quinoa Roll-Up Tacos

Fiesta Black Bean Quinoa Roll-Up Tacos make a simple weeknight meal for the whole family. I tried this dish out for one of my cooking classes and it was a…

Creamy Avocado Pesto

Creamy Avocado Pesto

Avocado pesto is definitely a treat. With basil and pine nuts, the avocado pesto lends itself to classic pesto flavors with a twist. The first part of the twist is…

Cauliflower Crust Pizza

Cauliflower Crust Pizza

I adore pizza. As a born and bred Jersey girl, I’m used to a thin crust. But it’s actually pretty hard to find good thin crust pizza, even here in…

Coconut Cashew Red Quinoa

Coconut Cashew Red Quinoa

Quinoa is classified with the rest of the grains but did you know it’s not actually a grain – it’s a seed. It’s been around for over 6,000 years, originating…

Red Lentil and Stewed Tomatoes

Red Lentil and Stewed Tomatoes

Winter inspires me to cook warm, hearty dishes with a little heat thrown in – chili, spicy soups and legume dishes, especially lentils. I know plenty of people who are…

Parsnip & Sweet Potato Bisque

Parsnip & Sweet Potato Bisque

I know what you’re thinking … parsnips, how exciting. But really, this Parsnip and Sweet Potato Bisque is fabulous. We’ll get to that. First, I have a GIVEAWAY I’d like…

Coconut Pumpkin Soup

Coconut Pumpkin Soup

Coconut Pumpkin Soup represents everything that is wonderful about fall – hot soup, apples, nutmeg, cloves, the color orange, and of course pumpkin. It was during a recent visit back…