Category: Recipes

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Recipe | How To Properly Prepare Jackfruit

Jackfruit has been popping up all over the place the last couple years. For some, it’s some elusive fruit? Vegetable? Vegetarian/vegan meat substitute?  WHAT IS IT. That’s why I’m here. Let me break down what it is, where to get it, and how to prepare it.   It’s a fruit, technically. It’s also super ugly. But, you can buy it… Read more →

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Recipe: Strawberry Cheesecake Jars

Even though I’m not really a dessert person, there’s just something about single-serve desserts that get me. Especially if they’re cheesecake.   Spring is coming and I’ve been in the mood for something fruity, but something heavier than just a fruit bowl. So, I decided to search for some options. I found a recipe and then edited it to something… Read more →

Recipe | Baked Mac n Cheese

Nope, it’s not vegan (but it is vegetarian). Nope, it’s not healthy, either.   You see, sometimes comfort foods shouldn’t be messed with. Everyone is always on a mission to find “healthy” alternatives for food that we all love. But, why? The outcome is never as satisfying and typically not much healthier. I think there is something to be said… Read more →

Recipe: Quinoa Stuffed Peppers

You guys. It turns out I really, really like quinoa. You’re probably sick of almost all my recipes including it. But, as a vegetarian, it’s a really great source of protein and it’s just so damned delicious. So, deal with it. I’ve made this for many, many people. Meat-lovers have raved that it’s just as good as their version (or better)… Read more →

Fresh, healthy quinoa salad with citrus dressing.

Recipe: Quinoa Citrus Salad

It’s healthy. It’s filling. It’s easy. And it’s delicious.   My recipes are always kinda “a little of this, a little of that”, so take that into consideration when it comes to how much veggies to use. I promise, you’re not going to pack this too full. It’s tasty no matter how many veggies you add.        … Read more →

Healthy Quinoa Frittatas

Recipe: Quinoa Frittatas

I’m pretty awful at eating breakfast. I mostly drink as much espresso as possible and jam out on work until lunch (early lunch because I’m crazy hungry by 1130am). Sometimes, I’ll eat a handful of almonds – that’s about as serious as it gets.   Now that it’s winter, I find myself craving something heartier in the morning. I’ve been… Read more →