I have always liked tahini but recently my interest in it has reached new levels due to pregnancy cravings & also appreciating just how nutrient rich it is! Tonight I made a homemade lemon tahini garlic dressing (inspiration recipe in post to follow) & generously drizzled it over salad withRead More →

One of my basic cravings this pregnancy has been fresh greens with olive oil, crema balsamico & pumpkin seeds but of course I like to spruce it up for more nutrition & content.  This variation is a recent favorite- including a chickpea pasta, lightly sauteed tomatoes (increasing lycopene availability!) withRead More →

Tofu Caprese! I absolutely adore this quick little scrumptious dish! Great for long time tofu lovers as well as a lovely little taste & introduction for those who are new to tofu & it’s tremendous versatility. This is a super quick & beautiful dish that can be served as aRead More →

With plans in the mix to make Aquafaba whipped cream soon I thought about what to do with the can of garbanzo beans I would drain.  I made a great big batch of hummus last week from home soaked beans and forgot to drain the juice, hence needing to open aRead More →

Soup season is near!  This Tomato Turmeric Soup recipe I shared with Vegan Society is so simple to whip up and very delicious. https://www.vegansociety.com/resources/recipes/soup/tomato-turmeric-soup I love the simplicity of this soup. I make it at the beginning of autumn and use fresh parsley from the garden. It’s very rich andRead More →

When it comes to leftovers, I personally suspect there are two kinds of people- those who like them & those who don’t. I am of the former. Today I put together leftovers from two dishes I made the past couple of days & the result elevated the two into oneRead More →

I started making Butternut Squash Purée this year & simply love it.  I bake the Butternut Squash until it is very soft (~45 minutes) & then remove from oven, de-seed it & scoop out the squash. I blend it with vegan butter (2-3 spoonfuls, depending on how creamy you wantRead More →

Rödbetssallad is one of my favorite things to prepare & eat. It’s delicious & also carries,  for me,  memories of childhood Summer visits to Southern Sweden when this creamy salad was always part of the breakfast spread.  It is traditionally a vegetarian dish but so easy to make vegan. IRead More →