Gluten-Free · Main Dishes · Vegan · Vegetarian

Mexican-Spiced Black Bean Burgers (vegan | gluten-free)

Homemade veggie burgers are the perfect way to make everyone happy. My black bean burgers are hearty enough for meat-eaters, delish enough for foodies and fit perfectly into a health nut’s diet regimen. These zesty burgers are packed with plant-based protein, fiber and flavor. Additionally, because I use arrow root powder and almond flour as… Continue reading Mexican-Spiced Black Bean Burgers (vegan | gluten-free)

Detox Recipes · Gluten-Free · Healthy · Lunch · Main Dishes · Sauces & Spreads · Vegan · Vegetarian

Vegan Summer Veggie Nourish Bowl with Classic Lemon Hummus

Yep, this my third nourish bowl post this month. Why? Two reasons. First is because I love nourishing bowls of goodness, packed with an array of nutrients, flavors and textures. It’s my favorite way to eat because it’s healthy, convenient, packable, stores well in the fridge and, most importantly, they’re absolutely delish. If you want… Continue reading Vegan Summer Veggie Nourish Bowl with Classic Lemon Hummus

Best of Basic · Gluten-Free · Italian · Lighten Up · Main Dishes · Quick & Easy · Side Dishes · Vegan Optional · Vegetarian

Best of Basic: Loaded Italian Pasta Salad

Is it possible that June is already coming to an end? Fine by me, because I’ll be spending the first days of July on vacation. A glorious 10 day vaca in a remote area of Lake Huron in Ontario, Canada, it’s pretty much my favorite place on earth. You see, my extended family owns a… Continue reading Best of Basic: Loaded Italian Pasta Salad

Dinner · Italian · Sauces & Spreads · Vegan

Simple Homemade Pizza Sauce

At this very minute, I’m relaxing on my parents’ couch watching Lord of the Rings and eating everything in sight, without a care in the world. Matt and I have been  in St. Louis for about a week to celebrate Christmas with my family. From the Holiday Lights Festival in the St. Louis Botanic Gardens to… Continue reading Simple Homemade Pizza Sauce

Dinner · Greek · Healthy · Lunch · Main Dishes

Spiced Heirloom Tomato and Feta Flatbreads

 This past weekend was one of summer’s best yet. Matt and I took Friday off work and road tripped to Burlington, Vermont, making planned and unplanned stops along the way (yummy details of the whole weekend coming soon). One unplanned stop was at a roadside farm and while there, I just couldn’t resist getting a couple… Continue reading Spiced Heirloom Tomato and Feta Flatbreads