brunch, Entrees, Gluten Free, Paleo Recipes, Salads, Vegan, Veggies

Sweet Potato and Kale Salad

kale and sweet potato saladKale and sweet potatoes are by far one of my most favorite things to eat.  They are rich in wonderful vitamins for your body and super healthy for you.  We eat a ton of kale around here… this is one of the many ways we eat it throughout a busy week. Continue reading “Sweet Potato and Kale Salad”

Entrees, Gluten Free, Middle Eastern/Mediterranean, Salads, Vegan, Veggies

Mediterranean Bean & Quinoa Salad

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Who needs a little detox salad from all the football food you ate over the weekend?!  Me!!! (Hand raised HIGH!)  I woke up this morning craving something healthy and decided THIS would be a quick and easy salad full of healthy proteins and fiber that would help get me back on track after a long day of eating junk food.  Continue reading “Mediterranean Bean & Quinoa Salad”

Appetizers, Desserts, Entrees, Gluten Free, Vegan, Veggies

Super Bowl EATS!!!

super bowl foods

This post is a collaboration of all my favorite FUN FOOTBALL FOODS!   I’ll be totally honest with you… I really don’t care one bit about football or the Super Bowl.  I’m literally there for the FOOD.  Whether it’s at a Bama game tailgate or at a friend’s house watching the Super Bowl, just give me yummy football food, baby!  I’ve learned to ‘like’ football for only 2 reasons.  Continue reading “Super Bowl EATS!!!”

Appetizers, Entrees, Mexican, Vegan, Veggies

Black Bean and Rice Quesadillas

black bean quesadillasThis recipe is all about those leftovers in your fridge that need to be eaten ASAP!  I’ve been trying really hard lately to find different uses for our leftovers.  I’m so guilty of cooking a bunch of different foods throughout the week, throwing them in a container with every intention of “eating them later”, only to find myself throwing it all in the garbage a week later. Continue reading “Black Bean and Rice Quesadillas”

Entrees, Gluten Free, Mexican, Vegan, Veggies

Black Bean & Tofu Tacos

tofu tacos

Yes, you read that right!  I will not lie.  I have NEVER made anything with tofu in it until now.  I don’t know why, but I’ve always been afraid to make recipes with tofu.  I’ve had it a couple of times at different restaurants, but never really thought one way or the other about it.  I took on the attitude of I could take or leave it… But after playing around with it today, I realized it’s very versatile in that it takes on the flavor of whatever you use to season it with….which I think can be a very good thing!   Continue reading “Black Bean & Tofu Tacos”

Entrees, Gluten Free, Italian, Vegan, Veggies

Roasted Garlic Polenta & Vegetable Bolognese

polenta and bologneseTGIF!!!  This has been a super long and draining week.  I’m so happy the weekend is finally here.  We have nothing planned and I could not be happier!  Cheers for a restful, relaxing, and refreshing weekend with lots of yummy food to munch on!  🙂 Continue reading “Roasted Garlic Polenta & Vegetable Bolognese”