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Tikka Masala Vegan Pizza

Tikka Masala Vegan Pizza

PIZZA. It’s great. Really…I miss the traditional doughy-cheesy greasy goodness I can no longer eat without severely upsetting my stomach. But making my own pizza is a game changer. It’s definitely not the same, I’ll be the first to admit that. However, when you get […]

Peanut Butter and Apple Jam Thumbprint Cookies

Peanut Butter and Apple Jam Thumbprint Cookies

I’m starting to really dig into recipe development and try different exercises for coming up with original ideas. This is easier said than done because recipes are ALL OVER THE INTERNET. You get stuck on things you see all the time, things you really want […]

Honey Ginger Tofu Quinoa Bowls

Honey Ginger Tofu Quinoa Bowls

These Honey-Ginger Tofu Bowls were the first and only time (to date) that I ate Tofu. I loved it! It wasn’t as good leftover because I did pan fry it so it would get crispy. When I experimented with a 100% vegetarian diet, it was […]

Chocolate Peanut Butter and Jelly Protein Waffle Sandwiches

Chocolate Peanut Butter and Jelly Protein Waffle Sandwiches

Happy Waffle Wednesday again!! These peanut butter and jelly waffle sandwiches weren’t supposed to be chocolate. But I’m sure glad they were. I actually forgot I wanted to make them and started making a chocolate waffle instead of vanilla, which would be the more obvious […]

Vegan Mediterranean Chickpea Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Vegan Mediterranean Chickpea Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

After 2 months of vegetarian meals I can confidently say these Mediterranean stuffed sweet potatoes were my favorite vegetarian meal…EXCEPT for maybe a tie with one of the Indian dishes that I made. There were several. I feel like I had some sort of Indian food every […]

Barbecue Beans and Spinach Bowls

Barbecue Beans and Spinach Bowls

January first kicks off a new year, so why not start with a delicious, healthy and FILLING vegetarian meal like these barbecue black bean spinach bowls? Some of you out there my have made a resolution to try out a vegetarian or vegan diet. I […]

Spinach and Artichoke Hummus

Spinach and Artichoke Hummus

I made this once before and then ate it all before I got a chance to photograph it. Hummus is quite literally one of the easiest snacks to make yourself as long as you have a good blender. It doesn’t take long to blend everything […]

Butternut Squash Burrito Bowls

Butternut Squash Burrito Bowls

As I transitioned to being a vegetarian I while also being the main cook of the apartment I was playing with meals that could easily be “just add meat” meals. Things I could make for Justin and I that he could then cook meet separately […]

All Natural Chocolate Avocado Protein Pudding

All Natural Chocolate Avocado Protein Pudding

Now I know I’ve posted some recipes like this chocolate avocado pudding in the past but I’ve tinkered with it a lot and tried some different things based on what my diet “rules” were at the time. For example, my lower-carb diet days I would […]

Salted Caramel Mocha Protein Waffles

Salted Caramel Mocha Protein Waffles

Salted Caramel Mocha…waffles? That’s right, it’s not a latté but it’s even better. Have your salted caramel mocha latté in breakfast form with yet another Waffle Wednesday recipe. By now you hopefully have seen some other waffle recipes and noticed they’re all very similar. I […]