Category: One Pot Dishes

Assemble these vegan one dish meals in one stove top pot or one casserole dish.

Game Day, Gluten Free Option, Italian Cuisine, Lunch & Dinner, One Pot Dishes, Pasta & Noodles, Salads, Summer Holidays, Vegetables

Fresh Crunchy Pasta Salad

For a quick and satisfying meal, try this crunchy fresh pasta salad. The pasta is filling and celery, bell pepper, and onions add a ton of crunch. Mustard, vinegar, lemon juice and dill add delicious, tangy flavor. Try a different type of pasta! Beet, spinach, and chickpea pasta are great alternatives. Many of the healthier […]

super easy vegan gravy
Fall & Winter Holidays, Father's Day, Lunch & Dinner, One Pot Dishes, Savory Sauces & Dressings, Stove Top Dishes

Super Easy Vegan Gravy

I love this super easy vegan gravy recipe, adapted from Dad Goes Vegan! Last year around this time, I made vegan brown gravy for the holidays, which was very delicious, but a little more involved. What I love about this simpler gravy is that you can remember the recipe to use time and time again. […]

spicy three bean chili in a bowl
Father's Day, Game Day, Gluten Free, Lunch & Dinner, Mexican Cuisine, One Pot Dishes, Soups, Stove Top Dishes

Spicy Three Bean Chili

In spite of its many ingredients, this spicy three bean chili is quick and easy to make. Just sauté the fresh vegetables, add the remaining ingredients and simmer 30 minutes. Instant chili gratification! I also like this recipe because you can assemble it ahead of time and finish cooking it later, right before serving. (To […]

rustic sauerkraut casserole
German Cuisine, Gluten Free, Lunch & Dinner, One Pot Dishes, Oven Dishes

Rustic Sauerkraut Casserole

This rustic sauerkraut casserole is an easy dish from the German countryside. I’ve made mine in my cast iron skillet for easy baking, serving and cleanup. Easy preparation and a one hour cooking time make this a great dish for a German meal. Prepare everything else while the casserole bakes. I use a small amount […]

skillet tomato cornbread
Breads, Father's Day, Game Day, One Pot Dishes, Oven Dishes, Southern US Cuisine

Skillet Tomato Cornbread with Onions

For all those gardeners (and their friends and families and neighbors and coworkers) trying to use up all those baskets of tomatoes from their harvests, I give you skillet tomato cornbread. I love this recipe! Who doesn’t love a thick, sweet skillet cornbread with a sautéed onion bottom and roasted tomato top? Bring me a […]

kitchen basics cooking with eggplant
Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Kitchen Basics, One Pot Dishes, Oven Dishes, Vegetables

Kitchen Basics: Cooking with Eggplant

Prepping and cooking eggplant couldn’t be easier. Even if you want to “sweat” them as you’ve read about, it’s super simple and only adds thirty passive minutes to your cooking time. Many people hesitate to cook with eggplant because the sweating part seems mysterious. The first thing you should know is that sweating is unnecessary, […]