Spicy Tempeh Skillet with Red Cabbage, Black Beans, and Sweet Potatoes

Spicy Tempeh Skillet with Red Cabbage, Black Beans, and Sweet Potatoes

Tempeh is a family favorite for us, with its uniquely firm and chewy texture that holds up so very well to roasting, grilling, or sautéing. This Tempeh Skillet creates a hearty backdrop to red cabbage, black beans, greens, and sweet potatoes, and … Continue reading

Moroccan Strawberry Almond Milkshake

Moroccan Strawberry Almond Milkshake

When my daughter returned from a trip to Morocco a few months back, she inspired me to create the most wonderful vegan milkshake of my dreams. Traditionally, Moroccan Almond Shakes are made with almonds and water, sugar or honey, and (often) … Continue reading

Tex-Mex Breakfast Pizza

Tex-Mex Breakfast Pizza

This is one of my favorite savory breakfasts! In fact, I could have this same thing for any meal of the day. It hits just about every button for me…crispy, creamy, a little spicy, colorful, rich satisfying flavors, loads of … Continue reading

Tofu Power Scramble

Tofu Power Scramble

A scrambled mixture of tofu and veggies is a pretty common sight on my stovetop. I’ve made dozens of different versions, but you know what? This Tofu Power Scramble has become one of my favorites. This nutritious tofu scramble has … Continue reading

Double Cherry Steel Cut Oats

Double Cherry Steel Cut Oats

Mmmm…a cold winter day and hot oatmeal. They go together like…well, like a cold winter day and hot oatmeal. Good stuff. Here’s my newest favorite combo which can be prepared in all matter of ways, but the fastest is in … Continue reading

Breakfast Panini with Potatoes and Greens

Breakfast Panini with Potatoes and Greens

There’s something universally appealing about paninis, and I’m pretty sure one of the keys to grilled sandwich bliss centers around the happy contrast between the hot filling and its perfectly crisp exterior. Truth be told, my preference most mornings is for savory … Continue reading

Homemade Muesli

Homemade Muesli

Ready to make your mornings easier than ever? Homemade Muesli to the rescue. The coolest part of this happy mixture is how truly delicious it is, but this is amazingly easy to customize, too. Start with rolled oats, then add your favorite … Continue reading

Fresh Plum and Nectarine Oatmeal Muffins

Fresh Plum and Nectarine Oatmeal Muffins

The sweet-tart scent of fresh nectarines and plums are such a summertime joy, that I bought a case of each of them recently. Once I realized that even I needed a bit of help using them all while still at … Continue reading

Cinnamon Pancakes with Blueberry Date Syrup

Cinnamon Pancakes with Blueberry Date Syrup

I think these little pancakes defy expectations. They’re fluffy and tender, yet completely vegan – plus gluten-free, sugar-free, flour-free, and oil-free! I know! How can that be? It’s an easy 2-2-1 recipe (2 bananas, 2 cups of oats, and 1 … Continue reading

Easy Homemade Soy Yogurt

Easy Homemade Soy Yogurt

After becoming vegan nine years ago, I missed yogurt, but through trial and error eventually found a couple of nice commercially available nondairy yogurts. My favorite almond milk yogurt is made by Kite Hill, and I used to like one made by … Continue reading

Savory Polenta Muffins

Savory Polenta Muffins

I adore healthy (whole grain, oil-free) muffins for an easy breakfast or satisfying mid-day snack, but I’m especially drawn lately to these little guys, because they bring savory to the occasion, as opposed to the usual sweet. I love the colors … Continue reading

Creamy Apple Cinnamon Rice Pudding

Creamy Apple Cinnamon Rice Pudding

Although Rice Pudding is usually served for dessert, I recently created this scrumptious version for one of my clients to enjoy for breakfast. I simmered leftover brown rice in coconut milk, along with apples, cinnamon, and maple syrup. It was … Continue reading