Sweet potato red curry

Quarantine caused me to branch out and cook new things. With limits on the amount of meat you could buy or just having no meat available —I picked up I could find and made due. This sweet potato red curry recipe is super easy to make, vegan and vegetarian friendly —and quick to throw together…

Tuna Extra Salad sandwich

I created this recipe about 6 years ago when I was trying to use leftover fresh cabbage. It’s a twist on a Midwest favorite—tuna salad to the next level! You’re probably thinking tuna and cabbage?-no way! But honestly the crunchy texture along with the tangy ranch just makes this recipe so good! It uses few…

Vegetarian breakfast burrito

I won’t lie when I say, I don’t like some vegetables. However, I am always open to trying new things. This weekend I tried sweet potatoes in a breakfast burrito and can I just say…”hot damn”. This is new recipe is budget friendly, easy to make and can be easily turned vegan! This recipe makes…

Homemade Granola

One of my favorite things for breakfast is granola and yogurt. Having spent many a pretty penny on my fancy store bought granola thought I’d finally just make my own and save some money. This is a simple recipe, can be customized to your liking and very delicious! Ingredients 5 1/2 tbsp of butter melted…

Cauliflower buffalo bites

Its almost time for the super bowl and sticking to a low carb diet isn’t going to be easy when you’re wanting all your snacks for game day…but these cauliflower buffalo bites hit the spot! They’re crispy, covered in sauce and honestly give me the good impression of chicken. These are super easy to make,…

Spaghetti Squash Shrimp Scampi

Try saying Spaghetti squash shrimp scampi five times fast ha.  As I’m moving into the new year, I had decided to start eating low carb and that means lots of new recipes on the horizon! This new recipe is just straight up amazing, you wouldn’t even know you’re eating squash. Its cheap to make, its…

French Carrot Salad

This is probably the best discovery since sliced bread…French carrot salad—taking the regular side dish to a whole new level! It’s easy, it’s cheap and it’s damn good! Not only is it fancy looking, it’ll easily impress all your friends! Take Memorial Day weekend up a notch with this dish!   Ingredients 6-7 large carrots,…

Green smoothie

Let’s start off by sayin I hate kale, it taste like sadness to me. But this smoothie has kale in it and I’m not crying. Ingredients 1/3 cup spinach, fresh or frozen 1/3 cup kale, fresh or frozen 1 banana 1/4 cup pineapple crushed 1/3 cup coconut milk 1/3 apple juice 1/2 – 1 cup…

Baked pears with goat cheese, honey and almonds

Looking for a lil sweet and savory dessert, that is guilt free and easy to make? Ingredients 2-3 pears whole Spreadable goat cheese 2 TBSP honey Candied almonds (I found these in Kroger in the salad section!) Instructions Preheat your oven to 350 degrees. Start by slicing your pears length wise in thin slices, about…

Mediterranean vegetable soup

A delicious light meal that’s easy to make and stores well! Ingredients 2 cans of diced tomatoes 2 cups chopped celery 1-2 cans of cannellini beans 2-3 large carrots chopped 1 zucchini 1 summer squash 1 medium sweet onion, diced 1 cup chopped kale 2 cups vegetable stock 2 cups tomato juice 2 TBSP olive…