Ingredient: old fashioned oats

Father's Day, Game Day, Lunch & Dinner, Oven Dishes

Tasty Lentil Mushroom Meatloaf

I love good, old-fashioned comfort food recipes like this tasty lentil mushroom meatloaf. Being able to make and serve the dishes I was raised on, that our whole family loved, is a delight. Meatloaf with mashed potatoes and corn-on-the-cob sides was a regular meal in my family. When Mister Key Lime and I started following […]

easy applesauce bread
Breakfast, Brunch, Desserts, Oil Free Recipes, Oven Dishes, Snacks

Easy Applesauce Bread

I absolutely love this easy applesauce bread recipe from The Simple Veganista. In her recipe, Julie uses unsweetened almond milk to substitute for oil. I used oil when I made it because I love the classic sweet bread texture. To make an oil free version of this recipe, though, just use 1/3 cup of plant […]

Desserts, Fruit, Gluten Free, Oven Dishes, Summer Holidays

Memorial Day Mixed Berry Crumble

If you need a “red, white, and blue” (or just red and blue!) recipe this holiday, this Memorial Day mixed berry crumble fits the ticket. Made with any berries you have on hand, this is a delicious dessert. If you don’t happen to have berries on hand during this coronavirus isolation, you can use any […]

pumpkin pear smoothie
Drinks, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Halloween, Oil Free Recipes, Smoothies

Pumpkin Pear Smoothie

What could be better on an autumn morning than this pumpkin pear smoothie? The flavors are mild and everything you want from a pumpkin smoothie. The spices are flavorful, the smoothie is creamy and filling, and it’s ORANGE (okay, pale orange). The oats in the smoothie fill you up, and the pear and pumpkin give […]

vegan chewy cranberry oatmeal cookies
Birthdays, Desserts, Fall & Winter Holidays, Fruit, Snacks, Summer Holidays

Chewy Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies

These vegan chewy cranberry oatmeal cookies will be great to keep on hand during the fall holidays. The recipe makes a solid oatmeal cookie, and the dried cranberries bring sweetness and tartness in almost every bite. I’ve hesitated to make vegan cookies this year because I used to make them all the time for an […]