Lentil Bolognese (vegan and gf)

Some of my favorite recipes are created by chance. This lentil bolognese is no exception! I pretty much made it out of the blue because I had a bunch of leftover lentils in the fridge. The result of my experimentation was such a hit with…

Charleston Plant-based Vegan Guide

The status of the Charleston food scene is undeniable! People from around the world come to indulge in the cuisine of the Holy City. But southern food definitely isn’t synonymous with health food. Much of our cuisine is centered around meat or loaded with butter,…

Lentil Loaf

Lentils might be one of my favorite foods these days. I love adding them to everything, buddha bowls, curries, and salads. Heck, I even eat pasta made out of lentils! Not only are they delicious, but they of course have many healthy benefits. They’re full…

Spaghetti Squash Casserole

Squash in the fall is ubiquitous. I personally can’t get enough of them, all different kinds. Spaghetti squash is undoubtedly one of the most unique. When cooked the flesh separates easily into long strings resembling pasta. They can be enjoyed with traditional marinara, pesto, or…

Fall Beet, Squash, and Orange Quinoa Pilaf

The holidays are upon us and so begins the planning. Creating dishes that are festive and colorful is a priority. This Fall beet, squash, and orange quinoa pilaf definitely fits the bill. The recipe was inspired by one of my good friends, Nika, after recently…

The Best Plant-Based Chili Ever

Chili for chilly weather? Yes, please. Below is the Best Plant-Based Chili Recipe ever! At least in my personal opinion. 🙂 It’s loaded with beans, veggies, and a baked tofu crumble that’s sure to please all palettes, plant-based and omnivorous alike, with its hearty and…

Healthy Mashed Potatoes

Mmm potatoes, so satisfying! Our culture definitely has a love/hate relationship with these little tubers. They’ve been ridiculed off and on for decades! However, the concern shouldn’t be with the potatoes, but rather all the toppings that are typically added, butter, sour cream, cheese, milk,…