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This Week’s Bits & Bites

^^This is what happens when you let your 4-year-old help style your lasagna photos. 😀 Hello and happy Friday! Here it’s sort of agghhh … I’m still coming down from the craziness of Thanksgiving,...

Italian Tomato Sauce recipe

Italian Tomato Sauce

A perfectly balanced, intensely flavorful red sauce that I use as the foundation for all kinds of recipes like lasagna, baked ziti, spaghetti, spaghetti pie, and more.

Creamy Artichoke Baked Pasta recipe

Creamy Artichoke Baked Pasta

A creamy, rich, and cheesy vegetarian white baked pasta with loads of flavor-rich artichoke hearts tossed in. Just add leftover turkey or cooked chicken for the carnivores!

This Week’s Bits & Bites

And just like that … it’s Christmas time! The most wonderful time of the year – for real. I have a confession to make. I am a Black Friday shopper. One of those crazy...

Gift Ideas for Vegetarians and Vegans

This year I’m sharing a couple of gift guides to help you with your holiday shopping list! These are so fun to create because I basically get to shop and call it work. 😉...

Turmeric Mashed Potatoes recipe

Turmeric Mashed Potatoes

A vegan mashed potato recipe flavored with turmeric, cumin, and garlic. So easy and so full of flavor that I’m pretty sure you’ll be fighting the carnivores for ’em.

Indian-Spiced Vegan Brown Gravy recipe

Indian-Spiced Vegan Brown Gravy

Meatless gravy that’s full of flavor! Sauteed onions, garlic, and ginger join up with a jolt of Garam Masala spices for a thick, rich gravy that’s worthy of any holiday table.

This Week’s Bits & Bites

Well, the big day is almost here! We’re knee-deep in Turkey Day preparations around here. Okay, well … let me rephrase. Aside from already making and freezing batches of gravy and cranberry sauce, I am...

Rustic Sweet Potato & Beet Galette recipe

Rustic Sweet Potato & Beet Galette with Sea Salt & Herb Coconut Oil Crust

Thinly sliced sweet potatoes and ruby-red beets top a tender sea salt and herb coconut oil crust. This vegan entree is definitely worthy of a spot at your holiday table – and the best part is you don’t have to worry about making it look perfect. The more rustic the better!

Welcome to the New & Improved Kitchen Treaty!

I’m really not that great at the whole change thing. Depending on what is it, I might daydream about the awesomeness of something new, but actual implementation can be pretty dicey. I reach a...

Slow Cooker Creamy Tortellini Spinach Soup recipe

Slow Cooker Creamy Tortellini Spinach Soup

Thick, rich, and hearty, this vegetarian soup is the perfect comforting end to a cool day. Tortellini, spinach, tomatoes, and cheese – what could go wrong?! Just add sausage for the meat-eaters.

Bits and Bites

This Week’s Bits & Bites

What a week! Our family started it on a high note with a long weekend trip to the Monterey Peninsula on the Central California coast. Food-wise, we made it out to restaurants a couple...