Category: Lunches

Vegan Tuna Salad – Make a Vegan Tuna Melt!

Vegan Tuna Salad – Make a Vegan Tuna Melt!

This vegan tuna salad can be made into a vegan tuna melt or use in a tuna salad sandwich. It’s creamy, delicious comfort food without the fish, eggs, or cholesterol! A tuna sandwich is one of those things that reminds me of my childhood, and […]

Olive Tapenade Pasta Salad with Fire Roasted Red Peppers

Olive Tapenade Pasta Salad with Fire Roasted Red Peppers

Olive Tapenade Pasta Salad with Fire Roasted Red Peppers  is one of my favorite easy, gluten free and vegan pasta salads. If you like olives, you will love this salad! With just 3 simple ingredients that you can buy in 1 stop at Trader Joes, this salad couldn’t be […]

Everything Bagel Sesame Noodles

Everything Bagel Sesame Noodles

Everything Bagel Sesame Noodles pasta salad using the Everything but the Bagel Seasoning from Trader Joes. You won’t believe how easy it is to make and delicious this vegan and gluten free pasta salad! Everything but the Bagel Seasoning is my family’s new obsession! You […]

Creamy Artichoke Dip Pasta Salad

Creamy Artichoke Dip Pasta Salad

Creamy Artichoke Dip Pasta Salad using  the Trader Joe’s Artichoke Antipasto is vegan and gluten free, and tastes like that rich and creamy warm artichoke dip that you love! It is delicious served cold as a pasta salad or warm with melted vegan cheese like the […]

Piquilo Pepper and Quinoa Pasta Salad

Piquilo Pepper and Quinoa Pasta Salad

Trader Joe’s Piquilo Pepper and Quinoa Spread makes one of the quickest and easiest gluten free and vegan pasta salads ever! Do you need a quick dinner or to make a pasta salad fast for a potluck or picnic? This is surprisingly delicious! Even my […]

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 […]