A yummy make-ahead vegetarian lunch option!
The summertime specials at my favorite vegetarian place are incredible!!
#2 is my best secret for lowering a dinner's calories every time!
I feel so Italian when I'm tossing the dough!
I am that yuppie-hippie Austin stereotype that conservative Texans warned you about.
Time for chili! Forget that it's summer and about to be 100 degrees everyday (at least here in Texas where I live)!! It's the perfect time for some hot comfort food! Haha. This recipe is a total winner and also super easy. And by super easy, I mean you barely have to do any work and … Continue reading Vegan Chili Recipe
Hey everyone! Last year when I was visiting my aunt in New Jersey, we got take-out from one of her favorite spots, which was surprisingly the cafe in Nordstroms! We got the best pizzas I ate during my whole trip...but the secret to their greatness was a little off-menu 'mistake' that happened one time when my … Continue reading Arugula Pizza
Hey everyone! Last night, I cooked the best dish of my life. No joke, no hyperbole- the massaman curry I cooked after a long, fun day of errands was the best thing I've ever made! So I figured I had to post my recipe. Massaman is a rich, peanutty, mild Thai curry that most people … Continue reading Massaman Curry Recipe
I have spent the last two months trying to master cooking tofu. And I think I have finally nailed it! It's actually very easy. I avoided cooking tofu for years since it is so mysterious- sitting in a package of water in the spinach area of grocery stores, sucking up basically a whole roll of … Continue reading Crispy Popcorn Tofu
I had such a great day today! I woke up feeling happy and well rested, which is always awesome. Since Scott is rarely around in the morning and our favorite place offers breakfast tacos all day on weekends, we headed to Taco Deli, which I've gone on record in saying is my happy place. Taco Deli … Continue reading Changing Taste Buds!
Hey everyone! One of my favorite dishes to cook is a version of pad thai. Since I don't use fish sauce or tamarind, and have modified this dish to be vegan, it's not really the authentic Thai version of Pad Thai- just a disclaimer. It is, however, an absolutely delicious peanut-y, creamy yet light, healthy … Continue reading Recipe: Vegan “Pad Thai”
Hello everyone!! Chicken pot pie is my favorite food. I craved it for almost all of 2014, and basically avoided the dish since it is so unhealthy. In general, I don't eat butter or shortening, and avoid ordering savory pie dishes since there is a good chance the crust is hydrogenated. Eventually, I realized if … Continue reading MY FAMOUS HEALTHY CHICKEN POT PIE RECIPE