Tag: sides

Avocado Chia Hummus

Avocado Chia Hummus

If you’ve been following me for any length of time, you know that my love of hummus is strong. But, what you may not know is that my love of avocado is even stronger. Full disclosure: I HATED avocado when I was a kid. The…

Spicy Black-Eyed Pea Hummus (Oil Free Option)

Spicy Black-Eyed Pea Hummus (Oil Free Option)

Confession: I LOVE hummus. So much so that I currently have three different kinds in my refrigerator – and I live alone. I’ve been known to eat it by the spoonful or use it as dressing in a salad. My hummus love knows no bounds.…

3 Ingredient Creamy Vegan Tahini Dressing You’ll Want to Put on Everything

3 Ingredient Creamy Vegan Tahini Dressing You’ll Want to Put on Everything

How many ingredients are on the label of your store-bought salad dressing? Seriously, check. I’ll wait. I’m willing to bet it’s more than three. One of them may even be sugar or some variety of it. At this point you may be thinking, “but, I use ‘lite’ dressing,…

Roasted Beet Hummus – Vegan, Gluten Free

Roasted Beet Hummus – Vegan, Gluten Free

Confession: I’ve been known to eat hummus with a spoon. By itself. Typically, after a confession, a person will state that they aren’t proud of their behavior and vow to change. I’m NOT doing that. I’ll never apologize for my love of hummus. Especially, when it’s…

Roasted Root Vegetable and French Lentil Salad Meal Prep (Vegan, Gluten-free)

Roasted Root Vegetable and French Lentil Salad Meal Prep (Vegan, Gluten-free)

When you think of a salad (as if a salad were a prominent part of your daily thoughts), I bet you don’t typically think of it as a winter meal. This recipe changes that. How? Well, as it turns out, a salad is more than just…

Roasted Kohlrabi and Butternut Squash with Dates

Roasted Kohlrabi and Butternut Squash with Dates

What the heck is kohlrabi?! That was my first question when it came in my CSA box. But, I tend to be adventurous (at least when it comes to vegetables), so I set out to find the perfect recipe for it. Apparently, I’m not the…

Clean Almond Butter Fat Bombs

Clean Almond Butter Fat Bombs

Despite their not so appealing title, these almond butter fat bombs are the BOMB! (I seriously couldn’t help myself). What are fat bombs? Fat bombs are high fat, low carb snacks. Wait, you want me to eat a snack that is filled with fat? Yep, I…

Roasted Butternut Squash with Dates and Thyme

Roasted Butternut Squash with Dates and Thyme

Looking for a last minute side dish for Thanksgiving? Look no further, because this is IT! I would eat this every day if I could, it’s that good. It has all my favorite things: Butternut squash Dates Garlic Fresh herbs And, bonus, it’s super easy…

Sweet Quinoa Stuffed Delicata Squash

Sweet Quinoa Stuffed Delicata Squash

Looking for the perfect gluten-free vegan dish for Thanksgiving? Look no further. This is IT! Thanksgiving, dinner parties, breakfast…this recipe is good at any (and all) times. First, it has delicata squash, which (if you haven’t heard) is my absolute favorite squash. Then you add…

The Best Vegan Tzatziki

The Best Vegan Tzatziki

Dairy and I do not agree with one another. When I was younger I ate dairy anyway, because I didn’t make the connection between what I ate and how I felt. Also, milk is a primary ingredient in cereal and I wasn’t prepared to give…