Blender Hummus

Becca has been begging to make hummus. This was a basic recipe that we made in the blender. We threw everything in the blender and let it whir! So easy and yummy! 1 can chickpeas 1/4 cup lemon juice 1/4 cup well-stirred tahini 3 tablespoons (30 ml) extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for serving Salt…

Salted Roasted Pumpkin Seeds

Before- scoop out seeds and gunk. strain off and clean off all the gunk from the seeds in warm water. Let dry (I let them sit out overnight to dry) . Cover in a couple of tablespoons of olive oil and salt. Cook at 300 for about 45 minutes, tossing every 15 minutes. After-So yummy!

The Dog Ate My Pistachios

No practice tonight! The girls and I got to pick anything we wanted for dinner…they just wanted to chill and eat Cheerios. I don’t blame them!¬† I choose to chill and cook one of my Purple Carrot meals. Right now I am doing this vegan meal delivery service every other week; I am really LOVING…

Atlanta Beer Shout Out

So many local beers are awesome. Here is my new favorite! Such a great smooth hoppy flavor. Sometimes the hops are too much, but not this beer! Can’t wait to try more of their line!¬†https://atlantabrewing.com/

Ramen with Fall Veggies

I forgot how much better I feel when I eat vegetarian! I am super spunky and have loads of energy! Don’t worry; I haven’t abandoned meat. I will still eat bacon, chicken (fried nuggets are my favorite), and as much seafood as I can. I am still eating pork and beef as well, just limiting…

Vegan Asparagus and Chickpea Fettuccine with Tomato Butter

I am notorious for watching, reading, and changing recipes. I love the idea of taking someone’s idea, and making it my own. Sometimes I am good and follow it if I have all the ingredients. Sometimes I improvise and use what I have when I want to make something similar to what I see. Sometimes…

Seitan Stir Fry with Cauliflower Rice

I don’t know if a lot of you know this, but I used to be a vegetarian; a vegan even! 13 years of vegetarianism with 3 years of those being vegan, I learned to love all veggies, fruits, and different types of fake meats (but vegan cheese was not very good at all). It has…