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Classic Vegan Pasta Salad

Vegan Classic Pasta Salad

Vegan Classic Pasta Salad is one of my favorite picnic/pot luck foods to eat in the summer. I’m from the midwest and I love how loose midwesterners are about salads. You know, potato salad, pistachio fluff salad (a.k.a. watergate salad), and all kinds of tasty, sometimes strange salads that don’t […]

Easy Zesty Italian Dressing

Easy Zesty Italian Vinaigrette Dressing

Easy Zesty Italian Vinaigrette Dressing is tasty & quick. It’s made with standard pantry ingredients. I love how easy this is! No food processor—this dressing is made by whisking and/or shaking everything in a jar. Meal Prep Having dressings or sauces, dips & spreads already in the fridge is a […]

Chipolte-style corn salsa in a big metal bowl on a wooden cutting board

Chipotle-Style Corn Salsa

Chipotle-Style Corn Salsa is super refreshing & simple to make. I love its zesty flavor. The roasted Poblano pepper gives it earthy vibes. This is great for tortilla chips, tacos, burritos, salads, and bowls. I enjoy Chipotle. It’s so easy to get a delicious vegan bowl or burrito there. I […]

Lux Oil-free Vegan Sriracha Mayo

Lux Oil-free Vegan Sriracha Mayo is scrumdiddlyumptious & easy to make. The secret to the lux-richness is using more cashews than I use in my Oil-Free Vegan Mayo. The use of extra cashews makes this more like an aioli and less like Miracle Whip. If you just want to make […]

Grilled Avocado & Vegan Crab-less Salad Wrap

Grilled Avocado & Vegan Crab-less Salad Wrap

This Grilled Avocado & Vegan Crab-less Salad Wrap is toasty, rich and addictive. Grilling/toasting/searing wraps makes them so much more decadent and exciting. It’s fast, easy, and it adds only a small amount calories. For zero added calories you can skip the Earth Balance and use a non-stick pan. Simply […]

Creamy Vegan Instant Pot Corn Chowder

This Creamy Vegan Instant Pot Corn Chowder is lux, zesty and delicious. I can’t stop hearing “It’s Chow-Dah! Say it right!” in my head, but it’ll be okay. If you are a corny kinda of person and you love using your Instant Pot, this post is for you. Ingredient & […]

Marinated Vegan kebobs plated with cilantro pesto and mixed greens

Vegan Marinated Meal-Prep Kebobs (oven or grill)

This Vegan Marinated Meal-Prep Kebobs (oven or grill) post is an updated post. The original & delicious Marinated Oven Roasted Kebabs post is still up, it’s one of my favorite early posts! Overtime this recipe has morphed into this current version. I prep these kebobs about once a week and […]

Vegan Sourdough Biscuits & Gravy with Mushroom Mince

Vegan Biscuits & Gravy with Mushroom Mince

I make Vegan Biscuits & Gravy with Mushroom Mince when I want homemade weekend comfort food. Biscuit options A lot of the time with these from-scratch-biscuits is inactive. I love waking up and cutting last night’s dough into biscuits. If you are a person who enjoys looking for new ways […]