Today, I feel like I've just earned my stars and stripes, for I've finally made my first batch of homemade tofu after all these years as a vegetarian! Check it out!! With Spencer leading the way as captain, this afternoon we took an adventure together, and set sail on tofu exploration. And it couldn't have [...]
Spring Cleaning the Winter Leftovers: Tuscan Mashed Chickpeas w/ Garlicky Kale Salad & Gardein Patty
It's April. And time for Spring Cleaning !!! If you enjoy bold flavors, I have the perfect bowl of food to wake you up out of your winter slumber, and cleanse the system: Tuscan Mashed Chickpeas w/ Garlicky Kale Salad & Gardein Patty !! Normally at this time of year, as tourists depart our island, [...]
This week I'm sharing with you a recipe which prompted me to Tweet last night: There's absolutely something to be said for spending the extra couple of $$ on good, artisanal pasta …. Fusilloni on !!!! I'll admit that I tend to be pretty thrifty when it comes to shopping. Groceries are really expensive here [...]
Joy to the Fishes in the Deep Blue Sea. A Smarter Lean Cuisine Entree using Garden Grown Protein instead of Salmon.
Last night, I decided to make over a tasty looking seafood entree being advertised by Lean Cuisine, and poke a little fun at them while I was at it. My boyfriend, Spencer, has been away on a ski trip, so I've been fending for myself over the past week or so. I started on a [...]
Today I share with you one of my all-time favorite comfort foods: A Makeover Nacho Beef Bake using Pillsbury Crescent Rolls. Plus, I'm sharing an added bonus, which I created this morning for breakfast out of the leftovers: A Vegan Taco Bell Mexican Pizza! It's all Plant-Based, healthy, Mexican Goodness, that your family will LOVE [...]
Last night, I re-vamped a Rachael Ray recipe ... Warm Pearled Barley & Mushroom Salad w/ Sliced Flank Steak. From my heart to yours, if you love hearty, meaty meals, this one's for you! Here's my take ..... I call it "Marsala Mushrooms, Meaty Bits & Kale over Citrus Scented Barley" Perfect for cool [...]