Vegan BLT with Oil-Free Baked Smoky Portobello Strips

I love a good vegan BLT. That combination of smoky strips, juicy tomato, crisp lettuce, and creamy mayo sandwiched between two toasty slices of bread, is total perfection. For many years, when I had a hankering for a BLT, I would buy some sort of pre-made packaged "faux" bacon vegan strips. There are some really … Continue reading Vegan BLT with Oil-Free Baked Smoky Portobello Strips

8 Healthy, Plant-Based, Mexican-Inspired Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

Happy Cinco de Mayo! At our house, we don't need any excuse to eat more Mexican-inspired meals. We enjoy tacos, fajitas, burritos, enchiladas, tostadas, nachos, or some other yummy south of the border treat at least once or twice a week. While many traditional Mexican-style recipes are loaded up with dairy and meat, there are … Continue reading 8 Healthy, Plant-Based, Mexican-Inspired Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

Sesame Ginger Marinated Portobello Burgers with Asian Slaw

Before I get to these flavorful sesame and ginger laced burgers, I need to remind all of you lovelies that there are less than 8 hours left to enter the Get Gorgeous Giveaway! The rafflecopter giveaway closes at midnight EST and I will announce the winner tomorrow. If you haven't entered click here to do … Continue reading Sesame Ginger Marinated Portobello Burgers with Asian Slaw

Easy Elegant Side: Saucy Spring Vegetables

When it comes to cooking with fresh spring vegetables, sometimes simple is better. Carrots, mushrooms, and asparagus are already so flavorful, all it takes is a few simple additions to really make them shine. For this dish, these veggies are "sauced" up with a bit of wine and broth and enhanced with garlic and fresh … Continue reading Easy Elegant Side: Saucy Spring Vegetables

Simple and Quick! Shoots and ‘Shrooms Asian Detox Soup

Now that all of my leftovers are gone, I feel the need to eat clean, simple food.  Make that clean, simple, and easy food.  When it comes to holidays and celebrations, I don't hold back.  It's healthy to indulge now and then!  I go back for seconds, I have the fluffy rolls, and I finish it off with a slice of … Continue reading Simple and Quick! Shoots and ‘Shrooms Asian Detox Soup