Tag: vegan

Meatless Open-Faced Chili Burgers

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CollectiveBias #MorningStarFarms #MakeRoomOnYourGrill I have decided that September is my very favorite time of year.  My husband and I got married in September; our 12th anniversary happened to be yesterday.   The weather starts […]

Kid- Approved Peanut Butter Noodles

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #StarsOfSummer  #CollectiveBias I love these Peanut Butter Noodles.  I will tell you why. This is an easy make-ahead recipe that can be fantastic when eaten for lunch or dinner. These peanut butter noodles […]

instant pot corn chowder with homemade corn stock

This post may contain affiliate links  Last summer, I started making corn stock in my Instant Pot.  It works out well, it is tasty, and it is a great way to give another life to your corn cobs, that would have otherwise been discarded. Here in Iowa, one essential part of […]

Almond Joy Banana Ice Cream

In a few ways, this is an unlikely recipe for me to be posting right now. 1) When I was a kid, Almond Joys were probably the first candy bar I handed to my parents every Halloween. 2) It’s below zero in Northern Iowa right now, so, most people aren’t […]

Vegan Cuban Sandwich

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #tailgatewithatwist #seasonalsolutions #CollectiveBias One thing that I love about developing recipes is the challenge of  re-creating recipes that fit someone’s dietary needs or lifestyle.  I have multiple friends and family members who follow […]

Avocado Toast Lunch Kits & a Video Tutorial

this post contains affiliate links  I try not to pay attention to all the craziness that is going on in the news.  Okay, let me rephrase that.   I actually do pay attention to the crazy things that have been happening in the news lately,  I just try not to write […]

Vegan Baked Potato Chip Dip

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Jackson’s Honest. The opinions and text are all mine. I think there is a common misconception that party foods, especially chips and dip has to be unhealthy in order to taste good.  This could be further from the truth. […]

Healthy Frozen Snickers Banana Bites

So yeah. THIS totally happened. You know those chocolate covered frozen banana bites you can get at Trader Joe’s? Well, they were the inspiration for this dessert. I wanted to make ones that taste like a Snickers Bar. These Frozen Banana Bites are little, for when you want just a […]

DIY Freezer Fries

  I hardly ever buy french fries, but I did a few weeks ago when my husband was out-of-town.  And do you know what my two-year he told me as he was dipping them in ketchup and eating them? savoring them? ” Mommy I am so Happy right now!” What was […]

Peanut Butter Hummus

I am always trying to come up with new and fun recipes.  It’s kind of funny that I am posting a hummus recipe on this blog because hummus is totally Ten Years Ago!  I discovered Hummus when I went to cross-country camp as a high school student ( summer of 2000). […]