Ingredient: vegan butter

easy homemade marinara sauce
Condiments, Gluten Free, Italian Cuisine, One Pot Dishes, Pasta & Noodles, Savory Sauces & Dressings

Perfect Homemade Marinara Sauce

I’m so happy to have a go to perfect homemade marinara sauce recipe written down! I am always just throwing the ingredients together willy-nilly, until I like the flavor. This time, I wanted to have a recipe to turn to, so here it is! The recipe calls for using canned crushed tomatoes and also “chunky […]

zucchini stuffed baby bella mushrooms
Fall & Winter Holidays, Father's Day, Lunch & Dinner, Oil Free Recipes, Oven Dishes, Sides, Vegetables

Zucchini Stuffed Baby Bella Mushrooms

For a great Thanksgiving or winter holiday side dish, these zucchini stuffed baby bella mushrooms are a good choice. Even if you only have a few people for dinner, these work as a side that everyone will enjoy. If your holidays lean Italian, then these really fit the bill! These particular stuffed mushrooms, however, won’t […]

coastal boil veggie packets recipe
Father's Day, Game Day, Lunch & Dinner, Oven Dishes, Summer Holidays, Vegetables

Beach Boil Veggie Packets with Old Bay Seasoning

You will love the tastes and textures of these beach boil veggie packets. All of your favorite coastal boil ingredients are in these packets, minus the beautiful sea creatures. Corn on the cob, baby potatoes, onions, and garlic.  And I’ve added thick slices of zucchini for meatiness. When my daughter was young, we loved making […]

Appetizers, Halloween

Spooky Halloween Witch Fingers

I had so much fun making (and eating) these spooky Halloween witch fingers. We don’t have kids in the house any more, so I don’t make too many Halloween treats. But we do love pizza and breadsticks, so these were just dinner shaped like fingers! I had seen a lot of different witch fingers on […]

Brunch, Fall & Winter Holidays, Father's Day, Gluten Free, Lunch & Dinner, One Pot Dishes, Oven Dishes, Sides, Vegetables

Garlic Vegan Parmesan Potatoes

I love finding a new side dish for dinner that is so good I know I’ll make it many times again, like this easy garlic vegan parmesan potato recipe. You’ll enjoy making this sliced sweet potatoes, Yukon gold potatoes, and yellow onions recipe, topped with herbs and garlic. When preparing the potatoes for this dish, […]

vegan cream cheese basil bomb spread
Appetizers, Dips and Salsas, Fall & Winter Holidays, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Game Day, Gluten Free

Vegan Cream Cheese Basil Bomb Spread

This ultra delicious recipe for a vegan cream cheese basil bomb spread is a redo of an old family favorite. I started making it in the 1990s and my daughter remembers it fondly from her high school years. At the time, we were having dinner parties and cocktail parties fairly frequently. This dip was a […]