Category: Lunches

Wacky Macky – Vegan Macaroni Salad -Kids’ Favorite!

Wacky Macky – Vegan Macaroni Salad -Kids’ Favorite!

Vegan macaroni salad!  Yum!  Wacky Macky is a vegan, kid friendly twist on traditional macaroni salad! Macaroni, vegan mayo, and Smart Dogs mixed together create a pasta salad that tastes surprisingly like a bologna sandwich! It was born out of needing picnic food in a […]

Sweet Salsa Mexican  Pasta Salad

Sweet Salsa Mexican Pasta Salad

Sweet Salsa Mexican Pasta Salad with red lentil pasta and salsas from Trader Joes!  This pasta salad is vegan, gluten free, and oil free too.  Sweet with a little spice, this pasta salad is one of my kids’ favorites! I was intrigued by the red lentil […]

Fresh Bruschetta Pasta Salad

Fresh Bruschetta Pasta Salad

Bruschetta is not just to put on toast!  If you’re sick of traditional tomato sauce and want something fresh and clean tasting, you must try this!  It’s great hot or served cold as a pasta salad. Dinner really couldn’t be any easier than Bruschetta Pasta […]

Dairy Free Cream of Mushroom Soup

Dairy Free Cream of Mushroom Soup

This Dairy Free Cream of Mushroom Soup is vegan, gluten free, and the ultimate comfort food.  Combining 3 delicious things- creamy food, mushrooms, and soup, how can you go wrong? When I was a kid, my favorite thing to eat was Campbell’s cream of mushroom […]

Tuscan White Bean Salad

Tuscan White Bean Salad

Tuscan White Bean Salad is vegan, gluten free, and soy free.  It is a simple, yet delicious salad that satisfies everyone.  I love bean salads for summertime!  You can whip them up in minutes,  they are packed with filling protein, and you can store them in the fridge ready […]

Spinach Chick’n Salad with Strawberry Milkshake Dressing

Spinach Chick’n Salad with Strawberry Milkshake Dressing

This Spinach Chick’n Salad with Strawberry Milkshake Dressing is vegan, gluten free, and soy free, but bursting with flavor!  It is surprisingly delicious and makes my whole family eat plate after plate of spinach salad! It sounds a little weird and maybe a little too […]

Vegan Linguini with Clam Sauce- No, Really, It’s VEGAN!

Vegan Linguini with Clam Sauce- No, Really, It’s VEGAN!

Linguini with clam sauce that is 100% vegan and has the taste and texture of the real thing!  I know that it’s hard to believe, but if you like the taste of seafood, you must try this recipe!

Taco Pilaf – A 1 Pot 30 Minute Vegan Meal

Taco Pilaf – A 1 Pot 30 Minute Vegan Meal

Taco Pilaf is vegan, gluten free, soy free and packed with veggies and protein then topped with your favorite fixings! You can serve it in a bowl or use it to fill taco shells or tortillas to make a great burrito.

Cranberry Kale Salad with Maple Vinaigrette

Cranberry Kale Salad with Maple Vinaigrette

Cranberry Kale Salad with Maple Vinaigrette is vegan, gluten free, soy free, and has no refined sugar!  You can’t get much healthier than a bowl of kale, and you won’t be able to stop eating it prepared this way!  Even my kids love this salad! […]

Friendly’s Copycat Cream of Broccoli Soup – Veganized!

Friendly’s Copycat Cream of Broccoli Soup – Veganized!

Friendly’s Copycat Cream of Broccoli Soup is the ultimate comfort food for me, and one thing that I really missed when going vegan.  Broccoli was not something that I voluntarily ate much of as a child unless my mother took me to Friendly’s restaurant for a […]