Category Archives: vegetarian

Gettin’ “Vegan” Wit it

If you are old enough you remember the classic “Gettin’ jiggy with it” by Will Smith. Not the coolest song out there but you do have to admit it does have a catchy beat.  I had this song in my … Continue reading

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Relucantly “Falling” Forward with roasted butternut squash soup and stuffed eggplant

I am a summer baby, so I hate when my season of warmth comes to an end. Some times it comes softly, like a kiss. You notice the days are getting shorter and it is taking longer for the sun … Continue reading

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Meatless Monday challenge: Roasted Vegetables and Hummus on a Gluten Free Pizza Crust

How many of you are participating in the National Meatless Monday Campaign?  This campaign was started back in 2003 to try to get Americans to reduce their meat consumption by 15%  in order to create healthier lives for ourselves and … Continue reading

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“Aw-we-oo killer tofu” strawberry smoothie

As I have stated before, sometimes the most random songs pop into my head when I make food. Am I the only one out there that remembers the cartoon Doug on Nickelodeon? Here’s a picture of Doug and his dog, … Continue reading

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Day 10, Reboot Complete: Lessons learned

Day 10! Ten days of eating nothing but fruit and veggies has finally come to an end. It definitely was tough at points but my body truly appreciated it. Cheers to my last juice of the reboot! I made a … Continue reading

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Reboot Days 6 and 7: Food for the soul

So I am still detoxing, but the end is near. I have conquered Days 6 and 7 this weekend and really feel like my body is working more efficiently. I am definitely less sluggish than before I started the detox … Continue reading

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Spring Reboot Days 4 and 5: The art of health

The past few days have been quite interesting to say the least. I finally got over the headache from my processed foods and sugar withdrawal, but now I am dealing with a lot of congestion. I am not sure if … Continue reading

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Spring reboot, Days 2 and 3: Sugar is a helluva drug

So I am definitely detoxing. I can feel its ever presence by the low throbbing going on in my head. I think I am more conscious of this fact because this detox is very limiting on what I can eat. … Continue reading

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Oh baby, I like it raw…and vegan: Spring reboot kickoff

“Hey Baby, I like it raw, ya baby I like it raw! Oh baby I like it Raw!!!… Classic lyrics from “Shimmy, Shimmy ya” by Ol’ Dirty B–tard*, may he rest in peace. For some reason, this rap song popped … Continue reading

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“Oh my! Tastes like Sweet Potato Pie!” Oatmeal

Occasionally I have these sparks of creativity in the kitchen that leads to a recipe of my own invention. Sunday happened to be one of those days. I had been thinking about breakfast (as I always do…lol) for the week … Continue reading

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