Easy Refrigerator Pickles

If you know anything about me, then you'll know I love (LOVE!) pickles. I was that stereotypical pregnant lady who craved pickles...

Perfect Caramelized Onions

Caramelizing onions is an art... and a wonderful way to pull flavor out of the simplest of ingredients. As you know, onions can be naturally...

Crock-Pot Wild Rice with Mushrooms

If you know us, you'll know we're big on 'shrooms. (And not the hallucinogenic kind.) Our family LOVES adding mushrooms to any dish -- crimini,...

Pickled White Onions

Every time my husband and I grab food from our local Whole Food Market restaurant, I always comment on how much I...

Vegan Sonoran Dogs

The Sonoran dog is like no other. A Tucson specialty, this isn't your ordinary frank. It's delicately wrapped in bacon and grilled until it’s crispy....

Simple Vegan Potato Salad

With summer upon us, that can only mean one thing: it's potato salad season! I'm a huge fan of potato salad recipes during the spring...

Homemade Crock-Pot Vegetable Broth

So, let's be honest: I wouldn't exactly call our family "zero waste". We still buy the occasional product in plastic packaging, we...

Vegan “Jerky”

I am constantly on a quest to find the perfect vegan snacks for our kiddos. If it were up to them, they'd eat popcorn...

Creamy Acai & Hemp Smoothie

You can just call me a "superfoodie". Increasingly, more and more people (myself included) are starting to experience the health benefits of superfoods, such as...

Tuna Salad with Carrots (Dairy-Free)

So, in case you're wondering: we're still eating seafood 'round here. Actually, my partner has started incorporating beef back into his diet. Aaaand our oldest...

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