Lunch

Best Vegan Chickpea Salad

You will love this Best Vegan Chickpea Salad – super easy to make, gluten free, and topped with an incredibly delicious salad dressing. Perfect for the whole family, meal prep and work lunches. The big end-of-year feasts are over and now I crave for light, fresh salads. But not boring, tasteless, uninspired, and bland ones!…

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Vegan Meatballs

Vegan meatballs, made with just 8 ingredients and a delicious homemade marinara sauce. They’re gluten-free and perfect for pasta, sandwiches, and more.
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I ate hundreds or even thousands of meatballs when I was a child and I (almost…

Pasta Fagioli Soup (20 minutes)

This Pasta Fagioli Soup is super easy to make in one pot and naturally vegan, gluten free. Best flavors in a family friendly soup, what else could one want? One Pot meals are seriously my favorite. No matter what time or season, something like this One Pot Chili Mac and Cheese always does it for me….

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Vegan Mac and Cheese

Vegan mac and cheese, made from scratch with super healthy and easy-to-get ingredients. It’s so flavorful, cheesy, creamy and ready in just 30 minutes!
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Who doesn’t love mac and cheese? It’s a classic comfort food …

Sheet Pan Ratatouille Gnocchi

These Sheet Pan Ratatouille Gnocchi are super easy to make, and naturally vegan and gluten free. You wouldn’t believe how easy and fast everything comes together on a single sheet pan. If you follow me for while, you know I’m all about super easy to make one pot meals like this Wild Rice and Mushroom Soup….

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Roasted Carrots

Roasted carrots, so tender, healthy and ridiculously easy to make. It’s the perfect side dish to any meal and only requires 7 ingredients.
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Roasted carrots are the perfect side dish for Christmas, Thanksgiving, any especial occasio…

Sesame Cold Noodle Bundles

Sesame Cold Noodle Bundles

Photo by Vanessa Rees If you’re doing any summer entertaining, these are a must. All of the greatness of sesame cold noodles without all of the inconvenience of needing a plate and utensils! These flavorful little bundles come wrapped in a scallion. It can’t get...

Broccoli Mac & Cheese

Broccoli Mac & Cheese

Photo by VK Rees There are a lot of vegan mac and cheese recipes in this world. But like kitten rescue, Joy Division T-shirts and Beyonce videos, you can never have enough. I’m working on a cookbook for beginners (out Fall 2019) and this will probably be the first...

Garlicky White Bean & Asparagus Soup

Garlicky White Bean & Asparagus Soup

Sometimes it snows in April. And sometimes it’s 17 degrees in April. And sometimes the trees aren’t even thinking of budding even though it’s April. 2018 is one of those times. But you know, why wait for the weather to comply? I am ready for Spring, and so bring on...

Baked Potato & Greens Soup With Potato-Wedge Croutons

Baked Potato & Greens Soup With Potato-Wedge Croutons

OMG. It’s been TEN years. Well, we do enough OMG-ing in the new intro, so I’ll leave it at that for now. But the Veganomicon 10th Anniversary Edition is out this month, and it’s made me excited enough to update my blog! The book has been tidied up, made a little...

Sweet & Smoky Glazed Tofu Ham

Sweet & Smoky Glazed Tofu Ham

Have you gone mad? Don’t put an adorable pig at the center of your table! Put an adorable block of tofu instead! This is a sassy take on ham that will definitely bring smiles (or at least curious side glances) to your guests’ faces. It’s also, as the title suggests,...

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