Chickpea Casserole with Sweet Potato Crust – Vegan & Gluten Free

This recipe was inspired by this one on a great site for other spiralized recipes. It used a few more steps than I felt like committing too – as well as eggs, which I… Continue reading

Healthy Vegan Pad Thai with Sweet Potato Noodles

This recipes calls for a spiralizer – if you do not own one, but are gluten free or just trying to find ways to reduce your wheat intake, I highly suggest snagging one.  They’re… Continue reading

Homemade Hot Sauce Recipe (Similar to Cholula) REVAMPED

So of all the different recipes on my blog, my homemade hot sauce recipe reigns supreme.  It gets several hits daily from all over the world! From this – I gather that a lot… Continue reading

Vegan Mayo – Soy & Nut Free!

So Mayo is a loose interpretation of what this is – it has a lot of Mayo-ish elements.. and ends up being similar to maybe a Miracle Whip – in flavor, not texture.… Continue reading

Creamy Vegan Garbanzo Bean Salad..?

I have no idea what to call this… It’s creamy and tangy like a slaw or potato salad, but vegan, and made of garbanzo beans.  But that title didn’t sound as catchy…… not… Continue reading

Unemployment Week 2: “Asian Fusion Salad” with a Peanut Chia Dressing

My boyfriend and I loved this salad, it’s full of textures, flavors and colors.  Topped with a sweet, tangy delicious peanut-y dressing, it’s impossible to stop eating until it’s all gone. Kind of… Continue reading

Unemployment day 2 (a flash back): Caprese Sandwich

One of my favorite parts about being unemployed? Spoiling my boyfriend :] This wasn’t technically Gluten Free, he isn’t gluten free – so I don’t force him to be.  However, it would be… Continue reading

Unemployment Captains Log Day 4, Benihana’s (Spicy) Ginger Salad Dressing

Spirits are high, the crew has a profound level of joy from all the laziness, and momma is happy because she gets to cook 😀 Starting a new job in February, but until… Continue reading

Italian Chickpea Stuffed, Balsamic Marinated, Mushrooms, NutParmesan Crusted tops! (Vegan & GF)

I’m a stuffed mushroom fan, but I was surprised at how hard it was to find recipes that didn’t include cheese and bread somehow in the mix (and still actually sound yummy).  I… Continue reading

Baked Sweet Potato Fries with Sriracha and Honey/Agave

SWEET POTATOESS… 3lbs for $1…. = lots of food with sweet potatoes 🙂 There are a few important steps to making crispy Baked Sweet Potato fries. Cut them as thin as you can Don’t… Continue reading