This simple pasta salad with dijon vinaigrette is colorful, fresh and satisfying. You can use different kinds of veggies and pasta shapes. A perfect addition to your weekly meal prep! Print Pasta Salad with Dijon Vinaigrette Course Main Course, Side Dish Keyword vegan, vegetarian Prep Time 15 minutes Cook Time 10 minutes Total Time 25 […]

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This Southwest Black Bean Quinoa Salad is crunchy, hearty and most importantly, nutritious. Pro tip: make in advance to let the flavors build up! Print Southwest Black Bean Quinoa Salad Course Appetizer, Main Course, Salad, Side Dish Keyword grain bowl, grain salad, quinoa Prep Time 15 minutes Cook Time 15 minutes Total Time 30 minutes […]

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Our plant based Lentil Bolognese is a great way to get more veggies and legumes into your day! Works perfectly for Meatless Monday or, let’s face it, delicious any day! This dish is vegetarian, but if you skip the small amount of yogurt that we add in at the end, it is easily a vegan […]

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Having a simple, delicious weekday marinara sauce is key to keeping things moving in the kitchen. My Vegetable Tomato Marinara Sauce is a great staple to keep around – make a big batch and freeze in smaller portions to have on hand. And for those of you with kiddos who may not want to “see” […]

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Have you tried Succotash? My version has edamame, corn, red pepper, and the gluten free ancient grain Sorghum. My Sorghum Succotash Instant Pot is simple to make, full of flavor, and provides all the essential amino acids. A great side dish or serve as a vegetarian main dish. Instant Pot I also love using the […]

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Looking for an easy, delicious, homemade Macaroni and Cheese recipe? Look no further – this will become a new favorite for kids and adults alike. Most homemade versions are time consuming and heavy. My version is lighter and so simple you can throw it together quickly and eat in 30 minutes! You’re welcome. Print MACARONI & […]

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I received free samples of Barilla Pasta mentioned in this post. By posting this recipe I am entering a contest sponsored by Barilla and am eligible to win prizes associated with the contest. I was not compensated for my time. I was chosen by Barilla pasta to be part of their Chef’s Roll #BarillaPastaPerfect contest. […]

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This Quinoa Pilaf is super easy, delicious, and an excellent source of protein from quinoa. Quinoa is a wonderful recovery food because it’s an excellent source of protein as well as fiber, phosphorous, magnesium, iron and calcium. It’s also gluten-free and easy to digest. Print Quinoa Pilaf Course Salad, Side Dish Keyword pilaf, quinoa Prep […]

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This quinoa salad offers an excellent source of vitamin A from carrots. Vitamin A may promote vision, immune function, bone health, and cell integrity. In addition, quinoa is an excellent source of protein as well as fiber, phosphorous, magnesium, iron and calcium. It’s also gluten-free, vegan, and easy to digest. Print Quinoa Salad with Vegetables […]

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