Vegan Kale Caesar Salad with Polenta Croutons

Vegan Kale Caesar Salad with Polenta Croutons

Vegan-ized Caesar dressing! This is big! I mean, Breaking News big – at least in my house. Since I became vegan about 10 years ago, Caesar Salad has probably been my single most-lamented, yearned-for recipe. But Caesar Salad is back … Continue reading

Simple Salad with Radicchio, Hazelnuts, and Vegan Buttermilk Ranch Dressing

Simple Salad with Radicchio, Hazelnuts, and Vegan Buttermilk Ranch Dressing

A vegan buttermilk ranch dressing – that’s whole-food, plant based – and delicous? Yes, yes, and yes. This creamy dressing might be the answer you’ve been looking for all this time. It’s become a favorite at our house. This time … Continue reading

Summer Corn and Potato Salad

Summer Corn and Potato Salad

I love potatoes so much that I’m always looking for new ways to enjoy them. Here’s my current whole-food, plant-based summery potato salad. It’s simple, oil-free, and entirely delicious. Celery and red bell pepper brighten each bite with a little bit of … Continue reading

Perfect Plant-Based Thanksgiving Menu

Perfect Plant-Based Thanksgiving Menu

Surrounded by family and a kitchen filled with delicious flavors, Thanksgiving has long been at the top of my favorite holidays list. But it’s not without challenges. If you host guests who aren’t vegan, like we do, you know that pleasing … Continue reading

Arugula and Roasted Beet Salad with Cream Cheese, Dates, and Raw Pistachios

Arugula and Roasted Beet Salad with Cream Cheese, Dates, and Raw Pistachios

This salad is beyond delicious. Until recently, I haven’t used (or liked) beets much, other than in my Fabulous Beet Burgers, which I completely adore. Now, I actually LIKE beets! I know, this is shocking news to me, too, but … Continue reading

Summer Red-Skinned Potato Salad

Summer Red-Skinned Potato Salad

This potato salad made a big splash at our table the first time I made it, and it’s now a requested favorite – even by family members who never liked potato salad before. That’s when you know you have a winner. Like … Continue reading

Easy Buddha Bowl

Easy Buddha Bowl

After a holiday season full of indulgences, we’re all ready for a fresh start. New Year, New You. It’s really the perfect time to renew the commitment to taking care of yourself with more fresh, whole-food plant-based meals. Let this Easy Buddha Bowl … Continue reading

Fresh Corn, Tomato, and Avocado Salad

Fresh Corn, Tomato, and Avocado Salad

August means ripe tomatoes and fresh corn on the cob. This colorful salad takes advantage of both at their very best. Not only is this recipe super easy – it’s also super delicious, with iconic summertime flavors that make everyone happy. The addition … Continue reading

Mediterranean Summer Pasta Salad

Mediterranean Summer Pasta Salad

Sometimes you’re looking for the perfect salad to bring to a summer barbecue or potluck, or an easy lunch for family and friends at home. Here you go. Full of fresh basil and Roma tomatoes, plus hearty whole grain pasta, … Continue reading

Perfect Chickpea Salad Sandwich

Perfect Chickpea Salad Sandwich

This chickpea salad is crunchy, creamy, and colorful, and makes the perfect sandwich spread! It’s so good, I can just eat it with a spoon. This is actually my version of Angela Liddon’s recipe, from her wonderful The Oh She Glows Cookbook. I omit … Continue reading

Red Cabbage and Mango Slaw

Red Cabbage and Mango Slaw

Cole slaw doesn’t usually sound very colorful or exciting, but this one may change your mind. I think it’s incredibly delicious, and I have a feeling you will too. With crunchy red cabbage, crispy carrots, delicate cilantro, and smooth, sweet mango, this salad becomes … Continue reading

Salad Wraps with Beans and Greens

Salad Wraps with Beans and Greens

Is your brown bag lunch routine ready for a shake-up? Try this whole-grain veggie roll-up, full of plant-based nutrition, for a brand new perspective on your entire afternoon. Serving up protein, fiber, calcium, copper, iron, magnesium, manganese, phosphorus, potassium, and zinc, … Continue reading