Category Archive: Main Dish

My Favorite Plant Based/Vegan Recipes

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What do you eat on a plant based/vegan food plan? Inquiring minds want to know the answer to this question! When we first adopted a plant based diet I often had the same thought. What are we going to eat? It takes a little time to gather a new list of favorite meals. I like variety as …

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Easy Vegan Mexican Casserole & Green Chili Hummus

Easy Mexican Casserole
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On Sunday we had a busy day filled with outdoor chores but I needed a dish to take to a friends for a Mexican themed dinner that night. A quick check with chef Google and I came up with this slow cooker recipe for rice and beans that had great reviews. This would make a …

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Samosa Wraps

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Samosa Wrap

I am so excited to share this recipe for Samosa Wraps! It’s one of those hybrid recipes where I took two recipes that were similar and took elements from both of them that appealed to me to create an easy but tasty entree. A whole wheat wrap is stuffed with Yukon gold potatoes, sweet potatoes, …

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Curry Quinoa Stuffed Acorn Squash

Stuffed Acorn Squash

One thing I do enjoy about the winter months is the wide variety of winter squash. It’s fairly economical, easy to cook, nutritious and loaded with fiber. Yet the best thing is that it tastes good, is low in calories and quite filling! Oven roasted squash is easy, simple and doesn’t need much adornment to …

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Triple Rice Salad with Apple Sage Sausage/Plant Based/Vegan

Triple Rice Salad with Apple Sage Sausage

If you need an outstanding dish to share at a holiday gathering I have the perfect recipe for you. Although the ingredient list sounds simple its the sum of it’s parts that make it wonderful. Not only is it delicious but it’s also quite appealing to the eye. Three different types of rice, dried cranberries, …

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