Archive for the ‘Meatless Monday’ Category

Meatless Monday: Texas Pecan Pesto

Looking to take your boring pesto up a notch? Why not try Texan Pecan Pesto by Txweekendchef! Using smoked pecans instead of pinenuts adds a nice rich flavor to the normal pesto. I would love to try this recipe with my other current obsesson, zucchini noodles. Healthy, flavorful and easy…could this recipe be a dream? [...]

Meatless Monday: Favorite Vegan Recipes

There is nothing better than our Craftster members! They are clever, witty and of course, crafty! Photojenn is one of those awesome crafty peeps! She recently started a great thread that is a quick reference guide to the best Vegan Recipes around. So many of of them are from our very own members! Don’t forget [...]

Meatless Monday: No Bake Lime Cheesecake

Holy moly! It is H-O-T! Turning on the stove to bake is not an option at my house during the summer months. Our old stove makes our house feel like a sauna. The problem is that I still have to whip up something for my neighborhood’s annual block party. Lucky for me, redflags has the [...]

Meatless Monday: Apple Pie

4th of July is coming up this week and that means lots of BBQ’s and parties. Nothing says summer and America like mom and Apple Pie. Wizards_Pupil was tired of mushy apples in her pie so, with a little experimenting, a tender delicious dish was created. This recipe for Apple Pie uses Fuji and Braeburn [...]

Meatless Monday: Baked Eggs in Zucchini Nest

I recently purchased a vegetable spiralizer and have become obsessed with zucchini noodles. I have made several dishes using the noodles but I recently hit a wall on my noodle making recipes. Thank goodness Limeriot came up with this delish dish… Baked Eggs in Zucchini Nest. This yummy concoction is so easy to make and [...]

Meatless Monday: Gluten and Dairy Free Cranberry Bliss Bars

Today is my birthday. Yahoo! 29 years old again! I can think of no better way to celebrate than with these delicious Gluten and Dairy Free Cranberry Bliss Bars by Craftewoman. I am so excited to make this yummy little morsels. They take a little work but they are worth it. Wait a sec…why am [...]

Meatless Monday: Gluten Free Pancakes

Pancakes…I could eat them for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Add a little fruit into the mix, maybe some yummy syrup and I am in heaven! Belladune created the best Gluten Free Pancakes known to man! I can not believe how fluffy they are! I will admit that I was a little leery in making something [...]

Meatless Monday: Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

One of my favorite things about summer is to have an outdoor movie night. We gather the entire street together and sit outside underneath the stars and watch a movie. Everyone brings a dish and fun is had by all. This year, instead of bringing a store bought treat, I am going to make these [...]

Meatless Monday: Gazpacho Soup

Yahoo! Summer has unofficially started with this Memorial Day. So many of us will be BBQing with family and friends. While everyone else is burning up over the grill, you can stay nice and cool while slurping your homemade Gazpacho. Claraohara shares this yummy recipe and even gives added tips for making it the best [...]

Meatless Monday: Make Your Own Cheese

I love cheese…whether it is the traditional form or in movie form. It is so good. I have to be honest, I never thought of making my own cheese. It seems like a process that was over my expertise level in the cooking field. I no longer think that thanks to MissingWillow’s tutorial on Making [...]

Meatless Monday: Rustic Summer Vegetable Tart

My garden has really taken off this year. I’m so excited to have a bumper crop of veggies to munch on this summer. I do have one problem…I can’t seem to find enough different recipes for all my yummy veggies. It seems that I cook the same thing over and over again. I’m so glad [...]

Meatless Monday: Salsa Verde

If you are planning to celebrate Cinco de Mayo with a yummy feast, don’t treat your guest to store bought salsa, make them a batch of this delicious Salsa Verde from HSG. You can also use tomatillos instead of green tomatoes for a little more zest. This is a wonderful treat not just on the [...]

Meatless Monday: Vegan Banh Mi/Vietnamese Sandwiches

Lunch is the hardest meal for me to plan for during the week. It gets so repetitive and boring. I’m so glad that applesweet posted this delicious recipe for Vegan Banh Mi/Vietnamese Sandwiches as a healthy alternative to the frozen meals and peanut butter and jelly sammies I take to work every day. Not only [...]

Meatless Monday: Marinated Pasta Salad

Spring has sprung and I couldn’t be happier! Warmer weather means picnics and potlucks. Time to shed those winter blues and party! Pinkleo has the perfect dish for your springtime get togethers…Marinated Pasta Salad! The best thing about this salad is that you can add your own extras. You might want to make a big [...]

Meatless Monday: Vegan, Raw, Gluten Free Chocolate Bars

I crave chocolate. It is one of my weakness (I have so many).It is the food of the gods. It can lift your spirits and leave you on cloud nine. I am pretty sure that Mrraawwr feels the same way, otherwise why would she have made the delicious Chocolate Bars . As an added bonus, [...]