FUDGY AVOCADO BROWNIES WITH AVOCADO FROSTING

These Fudgy Avocado Brownies with Avocado Frosting are an incredible gluten-free healthier brownie for when you want all the flavour without all the sin. I wanted to experiment with avocado brownies because I saw they were apparently a thing.  Since I was going for a healthier alternative to my mothers brownie recipe, I decided to […]

Rice Bowl with Fried Egg and Avocado

Brown rice—higher in fiber and other nutrients than its white counterpart—is the perfect vehicle for this quick, protein-heavy lunch.   Ingredients 4 SERVINGS 4 scallions, thinly sliced 2 cups cooked brown rice 1 teaspoon red wine vinegar Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper 3 tablespoons olive oil 4 large eggs 1 avocado, chopped Hot sauce (for […]

TERIYAKI VEGGIE SPRING ROLLS

These teriyaki veggie spring rolls are light and tasty and surprisingly filling. Made with simple, healthy ingredients, they are quick and easy to assemble. I love spring rolls but I always imagined they were a lot of work and difficult to assemble. I couldn’t have been more wrong. I whipped these up in less than […]

Quick Nori Roll with Cucumber and Avocado Recipe

It all started a month ago with this photo on Gena’s Instagram feed. Gena is the author of the excellent blog The Full Helping, and she has long extolled the virtues of the vegetable nori roll as a quickly and easily assembled snack: her site offers almost a dozen examples, including this latest version. The […]

VEGAN GREEN GODDESS MELT SANDWICH

Chunky white beans, artichoke hearts and creamy avocado slices are drizzled with garlicky pesto sauce, stuffed between bread slices and grilled until golden and delicious to create this comforting and flavorful vegan green goddess melt sandwich. Let’s just look past the fact that I named this a “melt sandwich” but nothing is technically melting here. […]

Apple Cranberry Spinach Salad with Pecans, Avocados and Balsamic Vinaigrette Dressing

This Apple Cranberry Spinach Salad with Pecans, Avocados (and Marzetti® Simply Dressed® Balsamic Vinaigrette Dressing) is so good, you might as well double the recipe when you’re making it! The recipe is filled with so much flavor, that I’m having a hard time finding the right words to describe it but I will try. 🙂 […]

SPICY GRILLED SHRIMP TACOS WITH ALL THE FIXINS!

Summer calls for grills, shrimp and tacos galore! Make it Mexican night with these Spicy Grilled Shrimp Tacos with all the fixins for your next summer bbq or party! No one will believe you that they’re healthy too! Guys, I’m exhausted right now. There’s also a very real possibility that I’m buzzed too. I’m not […]

HEALTHY BLACK BEAN SWEET POTATO BURGERS

This Healthy Black Bean Sweet Potato Burger is really easy, extra’s are freeze able for later, really healthy and full of flavor! Vegan and Gluten Free I can’t believe it’s already the second week of November! I know time flies by fast but…is it just me? Or doesn’t it seem to go faster October-December? Then […]

Avocado Toast with Eggs, Spinach, and Tomatoes

Avocado Toast with Eggs, Spinach, and Tomatoes-this simple and healthy toast is great for breakfast, lunch, or dinner! I love trying new foods, flavors, and recipes, but I also love and appreciate the basics. You know, the foods you crave on a regular basis and the recipes you make over and over again. The classics, […]

THE BEST DAMN VEGAN NACHOS

Once I discovered the secret to cashew-less vegan queso, I wanted to put it on everything within reach; starting with nachos, of course. And based on your reaction to this sneak peek photo, you guys really wanted this recipe. Well, the wait is officially over! This recipe is SO delicious, simple and undetectably vegan. There […]