French Green Lentil Salad recipes

Beans aren’t the only member of the legume family worth celebrating. Lentils, packed with fiber and protein, are just as nutritious. Plus they cook up in only 15 to 20 minutes (no soaking required). A French friend shared her mother’s… Read more

Falafel Tacos recipes

One day I made falafel for a few friends and realized right before the first guest arrived that I had forgotten to buy pita bread. One of my guests said that she often serves falafel in corn tortillas, either with… Read more

Creamy Sweet Potato and Vegetable Stew recipes

This recipe is reminiscent of the aroma, taste, and comfort of my mama’s traditional stew recipe, but my version is healthier, heartier, and easier to make. The potato, white bean cream, and Worcestershire sauce are key elements in this dish—they… Read more

White Bean & Portobello Stew

Cold, rainy weather. Fire in the fireplace. Fuzzy slippers covering your toes. Blanket wrapped around your shoulders. This thick, hearty stew. Crusty French baguette. Enough said. Recipe adapted from But I Could Never Go Vegan! Instructions: 1. Place leeks and… Read more

Easy Baked Beans recipes

When homemade barbecue sauce is in the refrigerator, this dish can be brought together in minutes. The barbecue sauce is what makes this dish; so if you don’t have time to make it at home, make sure to use a… Read more

Black Bean and Sweet Potato Hash recipes

This dish can be an ideal breakfast, a lunch, or a light dinner. It can be served simply as a side dish, spooned over brown rice or quinoa, wrapped in a whole-wheat tortilla, or made into soft tacos garnished with… Read more

One-Pot Squash and Brussels Sprouts Panzanella with Dried Cherries recipes

Your taste buds will dance over these flavors and textures: soft, sweet squash, savory seasonings, crunchy walnuts, tarty-chewy cherries and a bite of crisp, toasted bread to complement the earthy, nourishing Brussels sprouts. A squeeze of lemon to finish gives… Read more

Chocolate Pancakes recipes

Everybody deserves to have a little (healthy) chocolate for breakfast once in a while. These pancakes got five-star reviews from all of my testers. This recipe requires a nonstick skillet to keep the pancakes from sticking. Serve with whatever fresh… Read more

8 Budget-Friendly Meals recipes

Keep both your belly and your wallet full with these budget-friendly, family-sized main dishes. These crowd-pleasing meals will feed a family of four for about $10! 1. Spinach-Potato Tacos Traditional Mexican tacos are much more than ground beef and sour cream… Read more

Stuffed Acorn Squash recipes

This acorn squash recipe is no fuss, no oil, and 100 percent delicious. From CleanFoodDirtyGirl Instructions: 1. Preheat the oven to 375°F. Halve the squash laterally through the center (rather than through the stem), and scoop out the seeds. 2…. Read more

Seven Bean Soup recipes

You’ll love this savory and deliciously filling bean soup. After you soak the beans, it’s just five minutes of kid-stuff prep work! From CandidChef.com Instructions: 1. Combine the beans and 6 cups of water in a medium pot and bring to… Read more

10 Insanely Good Snacks recipes

We’ve rounded up our favorite creative snack ideas for your eating pleasure. These recipes are also perfect as appetizers, side dishes, or light meals. Kale Bruschetta  We adore kale bruschetta as an appetizer, and so does everyone else. It is… Read more

Winter Vegetable Risotto recipes

Risotto is often hard to mimic as a vegan dish because it calls for lots of Parmesan and butter to create its creamy taste and consistency. This recipe recreates all of that, using a combination of almond milk, tahini, and… Read more

2-Ingredient Chocolate Banana Ice Cream recipes

This awesomely easy cacao banana ice cream is raw, vegan, gluten-free, low-fat, and delicious! For toppings, feel free to just use what you have at home and have fun enjoying a different combination of toppings every time you make this. From Sweet… Read more

Raw Chocolate Caramel Dip recipes

You can whip up this luscious, creamy chocolate dip in less than 10 minutes! It’s especially delicious with apples, strawberries, cantaloupe, pears, and bananas. Ingredients: Soak the dates in 1/4 cup water for 5 minutes. In a blender, combine the cashews and 1 1/4 cup… Read more

Super Bowl 2016 Recipes holidays

Full of simple but satisfying recipes, this game day feast will be a winner with your guests! This “Super Bowl” menu is good for any tailgate party or casual gathering. Spinach Ranch Dip This dip has more color than the traditional creamy white… Read more