Simple Veggie and Rice Soup

As it gets colder in the evenings I want more and more to just enjoy a nice, warm, dinner. This soup is just right for that. It’s warm and comforting and perfect for those cool fall evenings. This soup is very easy to prepare and can be made in under forty-five minutes. I cooked myContinue reading “Simple Veggie and Rice Soup”

Chili Chickpea and Lentil Burgers

Burgers are a timeless American classic. I’d venture to say most people enjoy at least the occasional burger. However, once I became vegan I could no longer eat the traditional beef, chicken, or turkey burgers. Thankfully my mom owns a cookbook filled with vegan and vegetarian recipes. It’s a cookbook she’s owned most of myContinue reading “Chili Chickpea and Lentil Burgers”

5 Uses For Fresh Sage

Sage is a lovely woody herb that is very versatile. My sophomore year of high school I worked in my school’s greenhouse as part of one of my agriculture classes. I got to plant flowers for my school’s annual plant sale, water the things growing in the greenhouse, and start a herb garden. It wasContinue reading “5 Uses For Fresh Sage”

Thai Basil Pinwheels

Hyssop is a fragrant herb that is native to the Middle East. It has a minty flavor and is used fresh and dried. When I used it dried I have to cook it like I did with the glaze in this recipe in a liquid beforehand, because when hyssop dries it becomes very hard. IContinue reading “Thai Basil Pinwheels”

Rosemary & Thyme Bread

Bread making is something I’ve been around for several years now. My mom bakes homemade sourdough all the time not only for our family, but for the members of her CSA too. However, I’ve never been much of a fan of sourdough so I’ve spent the past few months learning and experimenting with making myContinue reading “Rosemary & Thyme Bread”

Cinnamon Squash Bread

It is now less than two weeks away from fall. While, I wouldn’t call it pumpkin pie season yet, it is beginning to become that time of year where cinnamon and nutmeg begin to creep back into our daily lives. Personally, I’m not at all opposed to this change! This month’s recipes are all breadContinue reading “Cinnamon Squash Bread”

Sourcing Protein As a Vegan

Aside from sourcing Vitamin B12, sourcing protein is one of the biggest debates when discussing vegan diets. While most people will tell you that it’s impossible to reach your recommended protein intake as a vegan, this just isn’t true! Between legumes, nuts, seeds, tofu, and tempeh there is plenty of ways to source protein inContinue reading “Sourcing Protein As a Vegan”

Sesame Sweet Rolls

I am a huge sucker for bread! I love all types of rolls, loaves, and baguettes. However, one of my favorites is sweet rolls. I love trying out different flavor combinations to put different spins on a classic sweet roll. Today I use green onion, sesame, and coriander to give an Asian infusion to myContinue reading “Sesame Sweet Rolls”

Sourcing Vitamin B12 While Eating Vegan

One of the few major health concerns that comes with eating a solely plant-based diet is sourcing enough B12 What Is Vitamin B12? Vitamin B12 is a water-soluble vitamin. It has a few major roles in your body’s everyday functions. The first is red blood cell production. Blood cells are produced in your bone marrowContinue reading “Sourcing Vitamin B12 While Eating Vegan”