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Exceptionally Easy & Affordable, Egg-free, Chickpea “Omelettes” (Vegan, Soy & Gluten Free)

Exceptionally Easy & Affordable, Egg-free, Chickpea “Omelettes” (Vegan, Soy & Gluten Free)

I know you’re probably thinking… “An Eggless Omelette? That sounds strange!” or “What in the world is even in it?!” ~And quite frankly, it does sound strange. But it truly does describe what this recipe re-creates! It’s an Egg-straordinary” recipe! 😉

Fresh & Flavorful, Meat-Free, Firehouse Chili (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Fresh & Flavorful, Meat-Free, Firehouse Chili (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Once there’s a whisper of fall in the air, the leaves are crunching under my feet and it’s starting to get a little chilly outside, I immediately start craving a comforting bowl of Chili, inside. (Inside my house & inside my belly 😉 ) ~I […]

Italian Inspired Lentil Loaf (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Italian Inspired Lentil Loaf (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Looking for a food that feels fancy & festive while actually being easy & affordable?

Looking for the perfect star to upgrade your “Standard Sandwich?”

Looking for a Protein-Packed, Palate Pleaser?  

Then look no further than this chameleon-of-cuisine!

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Peanut Butter, Blueberry, Banana Smoothie (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Peanut Butter, Blueberry, Banana Smoothie (Vegan & Gluten Free)

My go to, get my day started, super-delicious, Superfood Smoothie. (This post contains affiliate links) Pre-motherhood, I found myself susceptible to certain shall we say…“speed bumps” while starting my day… I would somehow slip-into silly, self-sabotaging situations… i.e. “How is my phone suddenly stuck behind […]

Change your mindset, and your body will follow. How binge eating may be your cue that you need to look within.

Change your mindset, and your body will follow. How binge eating may be your cue that you need to look within.

On Monday of this week, I started a new workout program (Cize, by Beachbody*) that I coupled with a meal plan that I formulated for myself. (I have 20 pounds of “baby weight” I’d like to lose, with a goal of losing it by January […]

Southwestern Sweet Potato Patties (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Southwestern Sweet Potato Patties (Vegan & Gluten Free)

From the first day I decided to live a “plant based life” (almost a decade ago), I have loved Veggie Burgers. They were an easily available “go-to” back before I could cook & they were an easy option in the early days of my transition.

They have been a backbone & a back-up for me through my entire plantastic journey!

But lately, I haven’t been as thrilled with the boxed burgers as I once was. (more…)

The Top 10 Reasons why Real, Modern Moms are choosing Cloth Diapers over disposables

The Top 10 Reasons why Real, Modern Moms are choosing Cloth Diapers over disposables

Behind us are the days of pins and rubber pants. Between the snaps and snazzy prints, it’s hard to recognize Modern Cloth Diapers as the newest generation of those pants from the past. Nowadays, Cloth Diapers are an easy, appealing & affordable alternative to disposable […]

Bean wondering how to cook dried Chickpeas in a Pressure Cooker?

Bean wondering how to cook dried Chickpeas in a Pressure Cooker?

(This article contains affiliate links) Vegan Instant Pot Garbanzo Beans (Chickpeas) Whether you’re looking to cook-up an Indian Chole, whip up some Homemade Hummus, or simply amp-up the protein in an array of delicious dishes, you need to start with cooked Chickpeas. “But in a […]

Sensational Summer Salad (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Sensational Summer Salad (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Perfect for a Picnic or Potluck

Since childhood, I have associated warm weather with outdoor parties and picnics.

Once the weather gets gorgeous, I grab my bowls and bolt outside!
I don’t know whether it’s the birds singing or the sunshine, but I’ve always thought that food tastes the best alfresco!

While I don’t find myself commonly craving something sizzling & simmering while I’m soaking up the sun, I am always in the mood for something fresh & flavorful!

That’s why this Vegan, Gluten Free, Whole Food, Summer Salad is perfect for feeding your family on a standard summer Sunday or for bringing a bowl to a birthday party, bonfire, or barbecue!

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Totally Tastes like Tuna, (Fish Free), Chickpea Salad (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Totally Tastes like Tuna, (Fish Free), Chickpea Salad (Vegan & Gluten Free)

After transitioning to a plant based diet, and establishing a regular rotation of plant-tastic recipes, I’ve never really “missed meat.” But, I’ll be honest, I have missed specific tastes and textures. One of those top textures is that of a super stuffed, super fantastic, super delicious […]


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Exceptionally Easy & Affordable, Egg-free, Chickpea “Omelettes” (Vegan, Soy & Gluten Free)

Exceptionally Easy & Affordable, Egg-free, Chickpea “Omelettes” (Vegan, Soy & Gluten Free)

I know you’re probably thinking… “An Eggless Omelette? That sounds strange!” or “What in the world is even in it?!” ~And quite frankly, it does sound strange. But it truly does describe what this recipe re-creates! It’s an Egg-straordinary” recipe! 😉

Fresh & Flavorful, Meat-Free, Firehouse Chili (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Fresh & Flavorful, Meat-Free, Firehouse Chili (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Once there’s a whisper of fall in the air, the leaves are crunching under my feet and it’s starting to get a little chilly outside, I immediately start craving a comforting bowl of Chili, inside. (Inside my house & inside my belly 😉 ) ~I […]

Italian Inspired Lentil Loaf (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Italian Inspired Lentil Loaf (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Looking for a food that feels fancy & festive while actually being easy & affordable? Looking for the perfect star to upgrade your “Standard Sandwich?” Looking for a Protein-Packed, Palate Pleaser?   Then look no further than this chameleon-of-cuisine!

Peanut Butter, Blueberry, Banana Smoothie (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Peanut Butter, Blueberry, Banana Smoothie (Vegan & Gluten Free)

My go to, get my day started, super-delicious, Superfood Smoothie. (This post contains affiliate links) Pre-motherhood, I found myself susceptible to certain shall we say…“speed bumps” while starting my day… I would somehow slip-into silly, self-sabotaging situations… i.e. “How is my phone suddenly stuck behind […]

Southwestern Sweet Potato Patties (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Southwestern Sweet Potato Patties (Vegan & Gluten Free)

From the first day I decided to live a “plant based life” (almost a decade ago), I have loved Veggie Burgers. They were an easily available “go-to” back before I could cook & they were an easy option in the early days of my transition. […]