Side Dishes

Twice Baked Vegan Baked Potatoes with Sauteed Cremini Mushrooms

Having a fair bit of Irish in my blood, I (Jen) have always been a huge fan of potatoes.  I love baked potatoes, mashed potatoes, scalloped potatoes, fried potatoes, potato soup… Okay, perhaps I am starting to sound like Bubba going on about shrimp from the classic movie Forest Gump. Truthfully, I never believed the… Continue reading Twice Baked Vegan Baked Potatoes with Sauteed Cremini Mushrooms

Side Dishes · Side Dishes

Creamy Vegan Sweet and White Potato Mash

Here’s a superb recipe that combines white and sweet potatoes, not just for an extra nutritional punch, but the creamy, flavourful combo makes an amazing side dish for a special occassion hot meal, like a tofurky, or ‘steak’ dinner.   Guests will be impressed and want seconds, so make lots.   You may be fooled… Continue reading Creamy Vegan Sweet and White Potato Mash

Desserts and Sweets

Silken Chocolate Vegan “Cheesecake”

I had a vegan cheesecake at a restaurant the other day and resolved myself to trying to make one. I could tell you it took several times and many attempts to get this perfect cheesecake but honestly, I guess I just had all of the right stuff in mind.  It rarely happens when there is… Continue reading Silken Chocolate Vegan “Cheesecake”

Main Dishes

Oven Baked Beyond Meat Oven Baked Chimichangas (Vegan)

Here is an amazing vegan chimichanga recipe using Beyond Meat patties!  Fool your omni friends!   This chimichanga is a great reminder that we vegans are missing nothing! Where we live in Canada, Beyond Meat burgers are hard to come by.   So we stock up when we do get them. I had a craving… Continue reading Oven Baked Beyond Meat Oven Baked Chimichangas (Vegan)

Appetizers · Miscellaneous · Other · Veggies

Melty Cheddar Vegan Cheese Sauce and Fondue

I’ve seen a lot of amazing vegan cheese recipes and of course, can’t take full credit for the invention of this potato and carrot based cheese recipe.  This is simply my adaptation of it. I added the green olive juice to give it that hint of bitterness that dairy cheese seems to have and it… Continue reading Melty Cheddar Vegan Cheese Sauce and Fondue

Drinks

Vegan Orange Creamsicle Drink

Vegan Orange Creamsicle Drink   I was craving an Orange Julius when I concocted this recipe.  Although when I was done, it resembled more of a creamsicle drink which was possibly even better!   I first experimented with coconut milk.  The results were good.  I then decided to experiment with cashew milk.  The results were… Continue reading Vegan Orange Creamsicle Drink

Appetizers · Miscellaneous · Tried and True Healthy and Yummy Recipes

Country Goodness Corn, Peach, Basil Salsa

So excited to post Scott’s recipe for this. We had some fresh picked peaches and some fresh corn on the cob and decided to meld them together in a salsa.    We had a lot of fresh basil growing out back but no cilantro.   I was unsure we could call it a salsa because it… Continue reading Country Goodness Corn, Peach, Basil Salsa

Appetizers · Appetizers · Main Dishes · Other · Soups · Veggies

Creamy Vegan Spinach Soup

“Wow” guests at your next dinner party.  This soup is easy to make and makes a wonderful, full flavored appetizer, or a nice main course lunch.  It’s simple to make, and you can make it the day before and reheat it and get the same results you would if you had made if fresh. If… Continue reading Creamy Vegan Spinach Soup