Cheesy Grits & Smoky Tempeh Bowl [vegan]

This Cheesy Grits and Tempeh Bowl is the perfect dish for this cooler weather. This recipe is 100% plant based so don’t let the “cheesy” part fool you! The cheesy flavor comes from nooch, nutritional yeast. When I was introduced to grits in high school, I had them savory and loaded with, actual, cheese. Later…

Blue Sin-Carne Nachos

As I’ve said before, it is rare that I have tacos, or some form of tacos, on Tuesday. None-the-less, Taco Tuesday inspired this entire recipe! No matter what day of the week, these Blue Sin-Carne Nachos are ready for you next taco night! The Jalapeno, Cashew Queso is creamy, spicy and tastes like traditional queso!…

Pulled Jackfruit- Vegetarian Meat

Let’s call a spade a spade. Instead of calling this PULLED PORK, I called it Pulled Jackfruit because that’s exactly what it is! Jackfruit kind of looks like artichoke… and pulled pork. It is even chewy like meat. Although jackfruit is a fruit and is sweet when it’s ripe, it is not sweet when it…

Baked Wonton Ravioli with Cashew Alfredo

When I found vegan wonton wrappers, I was too excited! This is one of the recipe creations I came up with. If you follow me on Instagram, you saw me make these in my instastory. Here’s the official recipe. Most of my recipes are experimental but I right down the measurements as I go along….

Quinoa Burger

A veggie burger that’s not flimsy or mushy and loaded with flavor? You found it! That’s this veggie burger here! Most restaurants have made it convenient for vegetarians and vegans to eat comfortably by, most often than not, offering a veggie burger. I’ve tried many veggie burger at this point. Not always but plenty of…

7 Plant Based Recipes your KIDS will love!

Most kids are picky eaters! From what I noticed, kids seem to eat the same foods over and over and parents feed it to them because it will assure that their child will eat. I get it. But the only way the kids knows he/she likes that food is by trying it. So you have…

Pumpkin-Spiced Sweet Potato

The Pumpkin Spice craze is everywhere! Funny thing, Pumpkin Spice is available year around. Sure, you’d have to make it yourself but who doesn’t love a good DIY!? Keeping up with autumn’s trend, I present to you, Pumpkin-Spiced Sweet Potatoes! Personally, I love, love, love almond butter. I might actually eat too much of it!…

Creamy [Coconut] Bacon Brussell Sprouts

It’s officially autumn and what better way to break it in than Brussell Sprouts?! I don’t remembering having Brussell Sprouts before I became a vegetarian (in June 2013). I really did not know what I was missing. I love Brussell Sprouts now. Changing my diet really opened my mind and palette to so many great…

[Loaded] White “Cheddar” Broccoli Soup (Vegan)

Cheddar Broccoli Soup is one of my favorite soups to enjoy. As I was learning how to cook and the more questions I asked at restaurants, I soon discovered that most cheddar broccoli soups are made with chicken broth! In addition to the chicken broth, heavy cream and loads of cheese is used. So, of…

Heirloom-Basil Spaghetti

Summer is almost over but it is still upon us. Let’s embrace it! This is a super easy, incredibly delicious dish. For me, vine ripen tomatoes and grapes tomatoes are nostalgic. When I was a kid, my grandmother had a garden. Yes, in north Philadelphia, she had a garden! It was a community garden in…