Vegan Oatmeal Fudge Freezer Cookies

Vegan Oatmeal Fudge Freezer Cookies (No-Bake!)

These Vegan Oatmeal Fudge Freezer Cookies were born when my three year old son wanted to make cookies. He loves helping in the kitchen, but I’m just not comfortable with him using the stove or oven himself yet. I vaguely remembered making no bake cookies in elementary school and decided to look up a recipe. We […]

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Vegan Kids Can be Picky Too

Vegan kids evoke all kinds of responses from folks. Even professionals often aren’t quite sure what to make of them. I’m here to tell you however that vegan kids are just kids. It’s absolutely possible to raise vegan kids without sacrificing their access to “fun” kid food. We still love mac and cheese! Nor are […]

Vegan Old-Fashioned Sour Cream Doughnuts

Vegan Old-Fashioned Sour Cream Doughnuts

Vegan Old-Fashioned Sour Cream Doughnuts have been on my mind for a long time. Often vegan donut recipes are baked, and while I’m sure they’re tasty, they’re just cute little bundt cakes to me. For special occasions I’ve also used the trick of taking a can of accidentally vegan biscuit dough, punching out the middles, […]

Vegan Chicken Bites

Vegan Chicken Bites, an easy vegan meal prep staple

Vegan Chicken Bites are one of my favorite things to prep ahead for the week and use up in a variety of dishes. Vegan meal prep can definitely be like learning a new language at first. Soy curls are one of the easiest, most cost-effective sources of protein. They’re shelf stable, totally customizable, and at […]

Vegans Eat! Weekly Menu Roundup

Vegans eat! Shocking, I know. There’s a lot of mystery surrounding veganism at times. It probably doesn’t help that we’re mysteriously never hungry because we ate before we came. So, I thought I’d share my weekly menu plan that helped us stop eating out and start saving. I never wrote down a formal plan until […]

Vegan Jackfruit Machaca con Huevos

Vegan Jackfruit Machaca con Huevos

Vegan Jackfruit recipes are often some variation of pulled pork or barbecue, but it can be so much more versatile than that. I never was one for barbecue, but growing up in the Southwest, machaca was a breakfast staple. Machaca was a dried meat, much like a jerky, that was used on rancheros in Northern […]

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Pasta Carbonara with Mushroom Bacon

Pasta Carbonara was a staple when visiting my dad growing up. As a chef, he always had a story to tell about his food. He’d tell me about the flecks of pepper being reminiscent of the coal dust for Italian miners and how they sold it for an exorbitant amount a plate at his restaurant, […]

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Chicken Pot Pie Lasagna Bake

This Chicken Pot Pie Lasagna Bake packages comfort in an easy vegan recipe you can make-ahead and confidently serve to anyone, whether they’re vegan or not. It’s creamy, satisfying, and full of pantry staples. I quickly popped a few pieces in the freezer once I realized how good it was as a gift to my […]