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Chorizo Chickpeas (vegan & gluten free)

These chorizo spiced chickpeas are pantry friendly and take under 10 minutes to make! Add these to salads, bowls, burritos, and more for an added protein and flavor boost! I love chickpeas (so much I named my website after them). They’re delicious on their own but so versatile too. They’re nutritious, full of protein and …

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Homemade Enchilada Sauce

Homemade enchilada sauce is quick and easy to make and elevates any enchilada dish! It tastes a million times better than store bought, and is inexpensive to make. Like any sane, rational person, I love enchiladas. Because who wouldn’t love tortillas stuffed with a savory filling, doused in a vibrant reddish-orange sauce, topped with cheese …

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Grilled Salad with Smoky Lentils

This grilled salad with smoky lentils is a delicious and healthy vegan and gluten free meal or starter. It’s made with grilled heirloom radicchio, but is also delicious with romaine. Served with roasted sweet potato and baby kale for some delicious sweetness to balance the smoky. If you’ve never grilled your greens yet, it’s time …

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Hoisin Glazed Tempeh Bowls

Grain/buddha bowls have been hip for years, and I can see why. They’re super versatile, stuffed with veggies and your choice of protein, usually served with a whole grain, smothered with a yummy sauce, and the perfect vehicle for eating more avocados. They also are great for meal-planning and meal prepping. The veggies can be batch …

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Quinoa, Dill, and Baby Greens Salad with Creamy Lemon Tahini-Yogurt Dressing

I’m usually not a huge salad eater, preferring my vegetables cooked up and served warm. But after the first month of winter I start craving craving fresh uncooked greens like there’s no tomorrow. It happens every year around the same time, and this year is no different. It started a couple weeks ago when I ordered …

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