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Pumpkin Pie with Gingersnap Graham Cracker Crust | Vegan

One of the easiest ways to start cooking vegan is starting with desserts! It's so so easy to substitute eggs, butter, and milk with plant-based alternatives. This pumpkin pie filling was inspired by It Doesn't Taste Like Chicken¬†(I changed some of the ratios to account for the flavors in the crust), which is an AMAZING… Continue reading Pumpkin Pie with Gingersnap Graham Cracker Crust | Vegan


Chai Spice Pumpkin Cookies|Vegan

I had to try this recipe twice before I felt like I got it right. But one version is more sweet than the other, so you have the option! These Chai Spice Pumpkin Cookies are fluffy and light, while packing all the spicy flavor of fall goodness! Ingredients Dry Ingredients 1 1/4 cup all-purpose flour… Continue reading Chai Spice Pumpkin Cookies|Vegan


Vegan Shepard’s Pie

There's nothing like the temperature dropping below 70 degrees to want warm, cozy food in Texas. I've actually never had traditional Shepard's Pie but I imagine it isn't as good as this! This is a double recipe for the veggie filling so all you have to do on a busy weeknight is thaw the filling,… Continue reading Vegan Shepard’s Pie


The Perfect Picnic Staple – Corn & Black Bean Salsa

This is the most perfect picnic salad because it travels well and you can make it in advance. It also give you all the good nutrition without weighing you down, no one wants to feel like a beached whale at a beach picnic!¬†This salsa can be served over lettuce, quinoa, or a topping for tacos.… Continue reading The Perfect Picnic Staple – Corn & Black Bean Salsa


Homemade No-Fat, Crock Pot Black Beans

You can actually use this recipe either black beans or pinto beans and leave them whole or mash/blend them for refried beans. What You'll Need: 8oz. bag of dry black beans 8 cups of liquid (vegetable broth or water) 1 1/2 tablespoons chili powder 1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper 1 teaspoon cumin 2 teaspoons Mexican oregano… Continue reading Homemade No-Fat, Crock Pot Black Beans


The Best Black Bean Enchiladas (Vegan)

I never thought enchiladas would ever be the same without cheese and meat. So I put myself on a mission to create a vegan enchilada option that satisfied my very high expectations. These enchiladas are filling, nutritious, lactose-free, and meat-free. Includes rolling tutorial and a nutritional breakdown at the end! What You'll Need: 2 poblano… Continue reading The Best Black Bean Enchiladas (Vegan)