egg-free · Gluten Free · vegetable · Vegeterian · whole grain

Black Rice Risotto With Honey Butter Carrots

In order to make up for my lack of posts lately, I’m giving you a two-in-one! Two easy recipes that will turn you into a superstar! This easy meal may take a little time but it is so worth it and the rice will be cooking by itself for the first half hour, so you… Continue reading Black Rice Risotto With Honey Butter Carrots

egg-free · vegetable · Vegeterian · whole grain

Barley and Pea Risotto

Spring is here and with summer right around the corner, here is a recipe that will take care of the colder days while still keeping it light and refreshing.  Barley risotto has the advantage of requiring a little less work then a regular Arborio rice risotto as you do not need to stir it as… Continue reading Barley and Pea Risotto

Breakfast · Cookies · dairy free · egg-free · Gluten Free · Vegan · vegetable · Vegeterian · whole grain

Breakfast Zucchini and Date Vegan Cookies

I had 2 very lonely zucchinis left over in my fridge, going on the soft side and my boyfriend has been wanting breakfast on the go and so these are the perfect solution.  On top of these being gluten free, egg free and dairy free, they have no sugar added either! The dates gives these… Continue reading Breakfast Zucchini and Date Vegan Cookies

Breakfast · Chocolate · dairy free · Dessert · egg-free · Gluten Free · Snack · Vegeterian · whole grain

No-Bake Lime and Coconut Breakfast Bars

  These breakfast bars or “just-the-perfect-kind-of-snack” bar as I like to call them, are not too sweet and with the perfect amount of crunch, they are terrific at any time of the day!  They are a bit fragile if they are not cold enough but since the only thing keeping them together is the nut… Continue reading No-Bake Lime and Coconut Breakfast Bars

Bread · Breakfast · Cheese · egg-free · Leftovers · lunch · Snack · Vegeterian · whole grain

Aged Cheddar Cheese and Beer Quick Bread

This quick bread is the perfect accompaniment to a soup and the leftovers are also terrific toasted and served with eggs the following morning.   I like to call these “quick breads”:  magic bread, for the simple reason that they are  completed in one bowl, assembled in 5 minutes and be cooked and eaten within… Continue reading Aged Cheddar Cheese and Beer Quick Bread

Breakfast · dairy free · egg-free · Gluten Free · Maple syrup · Vegeterian · whole grain

Maple Nuts and Seeds Granola

  Have you seen the prices of store-bought granola these days? It is insane! Especially when you realize that making it yourself is as easy as 1,2, 3.  To top it off, cost is low and the huge bonus is that you can pronounce every ingredient that you are eating. So there you have it!… Continue reading Maple Nuts and Seeds Granola

Bacon · Breakfast · dairy free · Gluten Free · lunch · Snack · vegetable · Vegeterian · whole grain

Savory Sweet Potato Waffles

First off, I’d like to apologize since I’ve been off the grid for a while.  The truth is that after 19 years of hard work at the same company and after a reorganization, they let me go.  After the initial shock of it all has passed, I have had the time to renew with my… Continue reading Savory Sweet Potato Waffles