Month: March 2018

Cilantro Lime Quinoa with Cashews

 Cilantro is one of those things that you either love or you hate. Obviously I am on the loving it side as I use it in so many of my recipes. Cilantro and lime is a great pairing, and one of my many favorites. This is a very simple dish […]

Blueberry Orange Muffins (Vegan)

 Blueberries are like tiny gems of flavor and sunshine, don’t you agree? They are great in everything, or just as a snack. Since it is a grey and rainy day here, I decided to do some baking. Muffins are great for snacks, breakfast or for dessert! Since orange and blueberry […]

Bellini Chia Pudding

 Have you ever had a Bellini? It is an alcohol based drink that has peaches and Grenadine in it. It is really quite good, so I decided to take the flavors and make it into a dessert. Instead of Grenadine, I used pureed strawberries. Strawberries have such a beautiful red […]

Jackfruit Smoothie

 Have you ever tried sweet jackfruit, I am in love with it! This was my first time trying it, and it’s so good! I used Cha’s Organics jackfruit; they have such a wonderful selection of organic foods, and the sweet jackfruit is one of them. If you want to see their selection […]

Maca & Chocolate Overnight Oats

 I have seen that people are using Maca powder a lot recently, and thought that I would give it a try. Maca root is generally dried and consumed in powder form, but it’s also available in capsules and as a liquid extract. It is so delicious and has an earthy and […]

Chickpea Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough

 I have always loved eating cookie dough, and can’t get enough of it. I’ve seen many different kinds of vegan cookie dough, but didn’t really like any of them, so I made up a variation of my own. It has the right amount of sweetness and texture. Maca powder is […]

Mongolian Jackfruit with Sambal Green Beans

 I had the opportunity to try out Cha’s Organics Jackfruit in Brine and it’s so good. I have had jackfruit only once before, and it was very ripe and fresh! The young jackfruit that I used for this recipe is best for savory dishes. It has a great texture to it […]

Blueberry Salsa

 I found some fresh blueberries in the store, and I didn’t have to sell a body part to buy them! Blueberries are very versatile, as they go well with either a sweet or a savory dish! I was surprised how well it paired with the cilantro and jalapenos. It reminded […]