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Meatless Mondays Tip Of The Week: Soups In Advance

For many people who aren't vegetarian or vegan, the idea of having a day without meat can seem daunting. However, it doesn't have to be the end of flavorful dishes just because you don't have your meat. Each monday, for meatless mondays, I plan to share resources and tips, along with plant based news from …

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Other Ways To Use Plain Apple Cider This Fall

Warmed up apple cider on a cold day under a blanket can be comforting, but are there other things you can do with apple cider besides drink it? Surprisingly I think it can be added in a few different ways to your meals and even added to baking recipes. Besides, it might be best to …

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Experimenting During Pumpkin Season: Vegan Pumpkin Scones

The other day after I made a non-vegan pumpkin bread, there was leftover canned pumpkin in the fridge. I didn't just want to leave it there, so I figured to experiment and try out a vegan version of pumpkin scones (since my brother is vegan and doesn't always have a lot of dessert options). I …

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Using Pesto In The Kitchen (Plus A Basic Vegan Pesto Recipe Of Mine)

A jarred pesto sauce can be a classic kitchen staple to have in the kitchen when pressed for time. Sometimes you might not have the fresh herbs available in the pantry to make fresh pesto at home. Surprisingly, pesto does not just have to be used on pasta (although it does taste good that way). …

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My Take On Indian Style Rice That Goes With Just About Everything

Rice is very versatile and can take on the flavors of anything you add to it. It is a comforting side dish and used in many cultures (and even used in creamy rice puddings). With all the different types of rice and aromas they give off, the different rice dishes you make can compliment the …

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Gourmet, Ethnic and Healthy Kids’ Meals On Menus- Yay or Nay?

Bringing kids to a restaurant that doesn't have chicken fingers, french fries, mac and cheese or pizza can be a bit daunting when it is what they are used to eating when going outside. However, when the parents want to go to a nicer restaurant that might have less options that kids would like (or …

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The Warming Experience Of Baked Apples With Ice Cream

Swirls of cinnamon fill the kitchen on a cool evening as you bake fresh sweet apples to eat with cool and creamy ice cream. It sets you back into a nostalgic feeling of warm and cozy nights with the family eating apple pie, as you settle on the couch with a blanket to enjoy the …

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