54 results for tag: Plant-based

Amazing Quinoa Tabouli

Tabouli is a wonderful, “out-of-this-world” salad.  I especially like it on hot summer days.  There is something about it that just tastes so refreshing.  It also delivers quite a nutritional punch.  I sometimes serve it with pita bread, sometimes as a side dish, but most frequently just by itself.  Enjoy! Ingredien... More

Fantastic Strawberry Shortcake

Strawberry shortcake is an American staple.  As the days get longer and the summer sounds fill the air, there is hardly anything more delicious than a serving of Strawberry Shortcake.  This is what I am making for Father’s Day.  It is one of my favorite desserts, and it is surprisingly simple to make.  I love the combin... More

Gluten-Free Blueberry Muffins

These wonderful blueberry muffins are so delicious, it is hard to believe they are gluten free, but indeed they are.  This recipe was especially developed for all my gluten-free friends out there.  I have had a number of requests for gluten-free baking recipes, so here is the first one.  I used a pre-mixed gluten... More

Crispy Tofu Bites

I love these crunchy tofu bites! It is one of my absolute favorite toppings for stir fry or salad. They can stand alone as a healthy snack, in fact, I can make a whole meal out of these. They are super easy to make, and so absolutely delicious. Ingredients: 14 oz. organic Tofu (extra firm) 1 tablespoon sesame oil 1 ... More

Simple Vegetable Stir-Fry

Stir fry is such a wonderful way to eat lots of healthy veggies. It is very simple and easy to make, and it is packed with wonderful flavors. The best part of this dish is that it takes only a few minutes to make. In fact, it is a good idea to prep the veggies and sauce in advance, and then be able to have a wonderful ... More

Strawberry Sorbet

The 17th of May is Norway's independence day!  So in order to celebrate, I am making strawberry sorbet.  This is a perfect summer treat. Ingredients: 4 cups fresh strawberries (or frozen) 3 tablespoon fresh lime juice 1/2 cup coconut milk 1/3 cup maple syrup (see note for alternative)   Instructions: B... More

Special Occasion Breakfast!

Mother’s Day is right around the corner, and what an opportunity to let our mothers know how much they mean to us. So, my sister and I decided to make our mom an early Mother’s Day surprise breakfast with some of our favorite recipes. It was especially nice, as my grandma was able to join us. Happy Mother’s Day to all the ... More

Green Drink

If you were to stop by for an early morning visit at our house, you would most likely be served a green drink. It is how we start our day. We have discovered that a morning green drink makes a difference in how we feel and function through the day. This is especially important if you do not get enough green veggies in your ... More