Pumpkin Dump Cake

A delicious dessert for Autumn! I was looking for a dessert to serve that would be simple & quick but so delicious and comforting. I made this over the weekend when my son was home visiting from college & we all enjoyed it! We all love pumpkin and this satisfied that pumpkin craving. Hope you…

Tofu “Fish” Sticks

My family and I decided to have an outdoor movie night in our backyard & wanted an easy & fun, yet still nutritious meal to enjoy the movie with. I chose to make this recipe that I had been working on for a bit, especially because it’s a finger food & feels like naughty food,…

Seasoned Sauteed Tofu with Honey Mustard Sauce

Breakfast is always a wonderful, fun time for me to cook & bake for my family! I’ve been thinking of different types of recipes to try instead of the tried & true recipes. Time to stretch to new recipes! Here is a recipe I developed for this morning’s breakfast for my son & me. It’s…

Braised baby leeks

Summer is such a special time for delicious vegetables & roots, greens & fruit from the garden. Baby leeks are one of those delicious, special root vegetables. We love them!! Pick them & eat them within a couple of days of harvesting them. Hope you enjoy this recipe. It goes well with other dishes that…

Strawberry Banana Smoothie

Another Smoothie recipe for you! Hope you enjoy! 1 1/2 cups frozen strawberries 1 banana, cut in coins, frozen 1 cup almond milk 4 oz. Plain vegan yogurt 1 tspn vanilla extract Directions: 1) Cut banana into coins & freeze for at least 3 hours before or overnight. 2) Place all ingredients in high speed…

” Meaty” Nachos

Today, I was looking for a yummy mexican style lunch and love the idea of a one-dish meal. This is that type of meal. It’s “meaty”, has a bit of a spiciness to it and is an easy dish to make. It’s a great dish for lunch, as an appetizer or even a dinner along…

Artichokes and Basil Mayonnaise

Well, this is the season for artichokes & why not try some neat recipes besides the popular well known dip that so many love? Let’s try something new! How about a mayonnaise dip for artichokes? It has a great taste & gives you a unique appetizer for yourself at home or to bring to a…