Archive for the ‘Meatless Monday’ Category

Meatless Monday: Summer Salad

Whew! Can you believe how hot it is? C’mon sun! Give us a break! Cooking during a heatwave is not fun at all. Instead of spending hours over a hot stove, why not make a hearty salad that will leave you satisfied. Blupaisan has come up with a Summer Salad packed full of a variety […]

Meatless Monday: Szechuan Cucumbers

Looking for a summer snack that will both cool you off and bring the heat? Check out MissingWillow’s recipe for Szechuan Cucumbers. These little gems are a spicy take on a common veggie. You can make them as hot or mild as you like. Toss a handful in your favorite salad or eat them right […]

Meatless Monday: Roasted Chickpea & Freekeh Salad with Creamy Lemon Sauce

What the Freekeh? A delicious dish that is vegan? You betcha! This recipe by Mistress Jennie is full of flavor. Chickpea and Freekeh Salad with Creamy Lemon Sauce is a zesty dish that has a Moroccan taste to it. Even your friends who aren’t big on spices will love this salad. The dates add texture […]

Meatless Monday: Toasted Ravioli with a Summer Salad

Looking for an easy yet tasty weeknight dinner? Let Craftster member ficklephonebug help you out with their recipe for Toasted Ravioli with a Summer Salad. This dish is simple to make and requires very little prep time. Using store bought ravioli and panko breadcrumbs you can take everyday cheese ravioli to another level. Pick veggies […]

Meatless Monday: Strawberry Basil Muffins

Your garden is overflowing with herbs, fruits and vegetables. What colorful combinations are ready to be made with this abundance? Craftster member Mistress Jennie shares her recipe for a flavorful twist on the every day muffin. Strawberry Basil Muffins are a burst of summer! They appeal to both the sweet and savory side in each […]

Meatless Monday: Calabacitas

Are you looking for a spicy side dish that will use all of that zucchini that you grew this summer? Why not give Calabacitas a try. This Tex-Mex Southwestern side dish is easy to make and requires minimal time in a hot kitchen. Craftster member lindyv321 share her recipe that will knock your socks off. […]

Meatless Monday: Popsicles!

Whew! It’s getting H-O-T! Summer is in full blast and the temperatures are rising! Cool yourself off this July with tasty Fresh Fruit Popsicles from the very awesome Sweets4ever. This recipe is so simple and can be altered for any fruit in season. You will feel okay giving the kids these tasty treats. No artificial […]

Meatless Monday: Smoothie Bowl

I am always late to the party. Take for instance Smoothie Bowls. They have been around for awhile but I am just now jumping on the bandwagon. A few weeks ago I tried one from a street cart vendor. They were a little expensive but worth it. I decided I could make my own so […]

Meatless Monday: Vegetarian Breakfast Taco

Breakfast can be so dull! You can have cereal, a waffle, maybe a cup of coffee. BORING! Start your day off right with MareMare’s recipe for Vegetarian Breakfast Tacos. How can you have a bad day when you begin it with tacos? Using vegetarian sausage and seasonal veggies the meal goes from bland to brilliant! […]

Meatless Monday: Watermelon Shark

Father’s Day is this weekend and of course there will be some backyard BBQ’s happening. Your dad is a shark! Well, not literally, that might be a bit weird. He kicks butt! Always on the go, taking care of business, moving forward. Celebrate you dad in fruit form with an awesome Watermelon Shark from Sweets4ever […]

Meatless Monday: Strawberry Galette

The month of June is very special. School is out, summer starts and strawberries are in season. There is nothing better than fresh strawberries from the farmer’s market. They are extra sweet and juicy. Craftylittlemonkey knows a thing or two about taking those little gems and making them even better with her recipe for a […]

Meatless Monday: Roasted Spring Vegetables

Are the veggies in your garden finally making an appearance? All of that hard work you did in prior months is paying off. What are you going to do with your bounty? Sure you could make a salad, pickle a few beets but how about expanding your culinary horizons and try roasting. MissingWillow shares her […]

Meatless Monday: Banana Cream Pie Cupcakes

Memorial weekend is the unofficial start to summer. Celebrate the holiday with a backyard BBQ. Invite neighbors and friends over for a bit of grilling and outdoor games. You can solidify your status as the best summer hostess when you serve guests Banana Cream Pie Cupcakes. Craftster member Ezri_B shares their recipe that is easy […]

Meatless Monday: Naan Pizza

For some reason every time I have Naan with my dinner I end up with one piece left over. It eventually is thrown out because I forget about it. I hate wasting food! What’s a girl to do? Instead of letting that delicious bread go stale, I started making Naan Pizza with a simple recipe […]

Meatless Monday: Caramel Apple French Toast

Mother’s Day is this Sunday and there is no better way to show your mom that you care than with a home-cooked meal. Start her day off right with a fabulous breakfast in bed starring aucuns_soins’ Caramel Apple French Toast. This recipe is easy yet decadent. The apples add the right amount of sweet to […]