Fig and cheese empanadas. Quick and easy to make a sure way to impress your guests

Fig And Cheese Empanadas

Fig and Cheese Empanadas : heavenly sweet and savory combination. Back in March, as soon as we found out about Sincerely Brigitte’s Orange Ginger Cheese, we knew we needed to create something delicious that would incorporate this delicious blend. We created a comforting Cheese Stuffed French Toast.  If you’ve been following our blog for long […]

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Tell us what you think, answer our 10 question survey and you will get a chance to win a $50.00 Whole Foods Gift Card

TELL US WHAT YOU THINK AND WIN A $50 WHOLE FOODS GIFT CARD

Your opinion matters.  Let us know what you think in our 10 question survey and you will have a chance to win a $50 Whole Foods Market Gift Card.     Loading…

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Tofu Fries with Avocado Crema. A tasty and satisfying side dish or appetizer. High in protein and healthy fat from the avocado crema.

Tofu Fries With Avocado Crema

This Tofu Fries With Avocado Crema comforting and delicious… without the guilt! Tofu fries are a great option when you want to add more protein to a meal. We made ours by dusting the tofu with garbanzo bean flour and spices to give it a kick of flavor, before pan frying them to perfection. Of […]

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A little buttery, a little fudgy and slightly crisp, these Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookies bring all the goodness of avocado oil and kid approved!

Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookies

A little buttery, a little fudgy and slightly crisp, these Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookies bring all the goodness of avocado oil and are kid approved! One of the challenges I look forward to the most every summer, is baking a birthday cake for my nephew, Zeke. We started this tradition years ago, when he was […]

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Bluberry Corn Muffins great summer breakfast

Blueberry Corn Muffins

These hearty blueberry corn muffins are great for breakfast or as a mid afternoon snack. Loaded with fresh blueberries and just a touch of ginger. It’s blueberry season again, yay!! And living in New Jersey, we’re to get some of the tastiest ones in the country. But even better than that, we get to go […]

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This rice salad is like summer in a plate. Grilled corn, fresh blueberries and juicy tomatoes make this salad a super flavorful side dish for any summer picnic or BBQ. You can have the leftover for lunch too!

Summer Rice Salad

Fragrant rice, grilled corn, fresh blueberries and juicy tomatoes make this Summer Rice Salad a super flavorful side dish for any summer picnic or BBQ. You can have the leftovers for lunch too! When we were kids, our mom used make the most simple, yet delicious rice salad. I remember getting super excited every time […]

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Topped with creamy cashew basil ricotta, arugula, tomatoes and spiced chickpeas and drizzled with a tangy pomegranate reduction, this Cashew Ricotta Pizza is like summer on a plate!

Cashew Ricotta Pizza

Topped with creamy cashew basil ricotta, arugula, tomatoes and spiced chickpeas and drizzled with a tangy pomegranate reduction, this Cashew Ricotta Pizza is like summer on a plate! Forget greasy, heavy pizza! Our vegan version is light, refreshing and perfect for a summer lunch or dinner. And a complete meal in one pie: greens and […]

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Coconut Water And Fruit Ice Cubes

These Coconut Water And Fruit Ice Cubes are a cool way to jazz up your drink and stay hydrated during the hot summer months! Hydrating is VERY important, we all know that. Especially in the blistering summer months. On the east coast we’ve been hit with some sweltering temperatures, and we are barely at the […]

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Vegan Nacho Cheese Sauce

Vegan Nacho Queso Dip

This Vegan Nacho Queso Dip will be a hit on your next party! Summer is the perfect time to try new things, and we decided to take the challenge to the next level by finding a vegan way to celebrate National Dairy Month. GO VEGGIE is our go to brand of vegan cheese, and we […]

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Never Boring Cauliflower Hummus, with your choice of exciting toppings. It is a also a great alternative to mayo in you sandwiches or egg salad. Lower calories and fat than regular hummus.

Cauliflower Hummus

Cauliflower Hummus. Ok, so technically the name of this post goes totally against “hummus purism” (as you will notice if you check out our Home Made Hummus post from 2012)…  But bear with us for a minute. Yes, the exact translation for “hummus” in Hebrew and Arabic is chickpeas. So the dip we know here […]

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Quinoa mushroom sliders with a luscious peanut sauce pickle radishes and sautéed scallions. A perfect little vegetarian and vegan burger

Quinoa Mushroom Sliders

These Quinoa Mushroom Sliders are topped with a luscious peanut sauce, pickled radishes and caramelized scallions. A perfect little vegan burger! We are very excited to have our talented friend and cookbook author Cindy Silvert be the guest writer for this post! Cindy is the author of The Hungry Love Cookbook, a collection of recipes & […]

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Piña Colada Agua Fresca, a light and refreshing summer drink.

Piña Colada Agua Fresca

You are going to love this Piña Colada Agua Fresca! All you need is 5 minutes and 4 ingredients, and this refreshing drink will be ready to enjoy! I’m trying to think about how I came up with this Piña Colada Agua Fresca, but for the life of me I can’t remember. I wish I […]

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Super tasty and never boring Cauliflower veggie burger with a tangy avocado guacamole. Vegan

Cauliflower Veggie Burger

Yes, we know what you’re thinking… Another cauliflower recipe, another veggie burger… Boooring! Ok, maybe. It all depends on how you look at it. And we don’t know, since we’re not you and we can’t get inside your head (yet anyway). But what we CAN do,  is tell you why we think this Cauliflower Veggie […]

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Cashew Ice Cream Bonbons

These Cashew Ice Cream Bonbons are the perfect little treats for a hot summer day! Rich, creamy and covered in a crunchy chocolate shell. The idea for these cute little bite size frozen treats  first came to us back in September, as we were getting ready for Rosh Hashana. I was rushing to get to […]

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Baked Falafel Bowl With Avocado, Sriracha & Tahini - A great dish for fitness lovers, vegetarians and vegans

Falafel Bowl With Avocado, Sriracha & Tahini

This super colorful Falafel Bowl With Avocado, Sriracha & Tahini is a fun twist on the traditional sandwich. Lightened up by baking the falafel instead of frying it. A good falafel sandwich is pretty hard to outdo. Soft warm pita bread, crunchy, spice filled falafel, tangy pickles, fresh tomatoes and creamy tahini… Perfection! Finding a […]

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