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Meatless Monday

Cilantro Lime Rice

Cilantro Lime Rice

Cilantro Lime Rice compliments Mexican -style meals with perfection !  Do you need a side dish to accompany some carnitas, burritos, quesadillas, tacos, or chili? This is perfect for a rice or burrito bowl. Cook the rice in vegetable stock. I prefer to use Better […]

Savory Mushroom Risotto

Savory Mushroom Risotto

  Early Sunday morning, my cousin messaged me and asked if I knew how to make mushroom risotto. Her niece posted a picture of it while she was in Italy and it left her with a desire to taste it closer to home. I had made risotto […]

Fire Roasted Tomato Basil Pasta

Fire Roasted Tomato Basil Pasta

Fire Roasted Tomato Basil Pasta is a mouthful of flavor in one bite. It’s a beautiful creation which bursts of colors! We know the more colorful the ingredients, the better it is for you, right? I have fresh herbs growing and wanted to take advantage […]

Creamy Cilantro Chipotle Sauce

Creamy Cilantro Chipotle Sauce

  Creamy Cilantro Chipotle Sauce is versatile beyond belief! It’s perfect for : Burrito Bowl  (with or without meat) Taco Topping-Regular or Fish Sandwich spread Rice bowl with veggies Fresh Veggie Dip Salad dressing You name it, you could probably do it! Where do you […]

Creamy Roasted Red Pepper Alfredo Sauce

Creamy Roasted Red Pepper Alfredo Sauce

  Creamy Red Roasted Pepper Alfredo Sauce is amazingly easy to prepare and perfect for a quick weeknight meal.  Your Meatless Monday will never be the same again! It’s taste is as vibrant as its stunning color! This works well as a work day leftover meal. […]

Grilled Pimento Cheese on Sourdough Bread

Grilled Pimento Cheese on Sourdough Bread

Grilled Pimento Cheese on Sourdough Bread is a great derivation of a southern favorite with a little Old Bay spin. Everyone has Old Bay, right? You should if you don’t! Not many households around here would be without it. There are so many uses all year […]

Spicy Butternut Squash Soup

Spicy Butternut Squash Soup

I have had this butternut squash staring at me in the kitchen for a few weeks. Fortunately, it has been patient in waiting  to be transformed into a marvelously Spicy Butternut Squash Soup. This vegetarian/vegan soup is slightly sweet and a bit spicy. If you […]

Avocado Toast with Bruschetta

Avocado Toast with Bruschetta

  Avocado Toast with Bruschetta is one of my greatest discoveries of this summer.  If you need a Meatless Monday  or a light and healthy weekend quick fix for dinner, this is it! I like to add my Heirloom Tomato Bruschetta to top it off which makes it, in my eyes(and […]