Keyword: lemon

Game Day, Gluten Free, Lunch & Dinner, Salads, Sides, Vegetables

White Bean Zucchini Salad

This tasty, tangy white bean zucchini salad is refreshing in the fall and winter, or can be the star of your summer picnics and cookouts. It’s made with white beans, zucchini, roasted bell peppers and fresh basil. I’ve tossed this salad with black olives, lemon juice, olive oil and vegan parmesan to add the flavors […]

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 […]

chickpea spinach gigle pasta
Easter, Italian Cuisine, Lunch & Dinner, Pasta & Noodles, Stove Top Dishes

Chickpea Spinach Gigli Pasta with Za’atar

Chickpea spinach gigli pasta with za’atar is a flavorful, lovely dish. Gigli means “lilies” in Italian, and this pasta is very pretty, wavy and swirled like little flowers. Its shape also helps it to hold sauces or herbs. If you can find a vegetable gigli pasta, you can also get the gorgeous red and green […]

Game Day, Lunch & Dinner, Sandwiches

White Bean Veggie Sandwich

You can make the filling for this white bean veggie sandwich a day or two ahead and pop it into the refrigerator. The white bean filling also makes a nice dip for veggies or chips. These sandwiches are great for taking along on picnics or outings. One thing I recommend is to use a good […]

vegan cashew cream
Condiments, Dips and Salsas, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Game Day, Gluten Free, Mexican Cuisine, Oil Free Recipes, Savory Sauces & Dressings

Cashew Creme Topper & Dip

This vegan cashew creme topper is a tasty fresh topping for all of your Mexican dishes! Served with spicy foods, it adds a smooth texture and creamy flavor. Use it as a topping for enchiladas, tacos, burritos, and it’s even delicious with baked potatoes. At my house, we like it as a chip and veggie […]

avocado spinach artichoke dip
Appetizers, Dips and Salsas, Game Day, Gluten Free, Snacks, Summer Holidays, Vegetables

Spicy Avocado Spinach Artichoke Dip

Summer is the best time for a classic, fresh, avocado spinach artichoke dip. This dip is good with pita chips, tortilla chips, crusty bread and veggies. I eat mine with fresh carrot chips. I had to try my hand at making my own version of this dip!  Mine is a little more spicy, but with […]