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Farmer’s Market Forbidden Rice Buddha Bowls with Apricot Tahini Sauce

Farmer’s Market Forbidden Rice Buddha Bowls with apricot tahini sauce, avocado, cherry tomatoes, radishes, carrots, and sunflower seeds makes for a delicious meatless meal! Forbidden rice. What a sexy, sexy name.   I don’t know about you, but when I’m informed something is forbidden, I’m all the more likely to pursue it. In point of  fact, …

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Grain Free Tahini Granola with Apricots and Cherries

Grain-free, refined sugar-free, paleo-friendly granola with dried apricots, dried cherries, coconut oil, and pure maple syrup. A unique and delicious granola for healthy breakfast or snack.   A few months ago, I had a recipe fail that turned into an epic recipe win by pure happenstance. I was trying to make a no-bake granola bar …

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Tropical Rainbow Vegetable “Rice” with Pineapple Coconut Tahini

You guys, this is CRAAAAAZY (<- said like Jennifer Lawrence during the diner scene in Silver Lining’s Playbook) (<- okay, maybe not that intense), but bear with me. I’ve been thinking a lot about vegetables lately. Surprised? Out of a need for more creativity in the kitchen, a craving for something tropical, and the new-found desire …

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Quinoa, Beet, and Black Bean Burrito Bowls with Caramelized Onions and Cumin-Lime Tahini

This burrito bowl has approximately 1 thing in common with an actual burrito, but try to experience what I’m about to chirp in your lobes, okay, cool? <- Encino Man reference. You’re so very welcome. Have you ever met a burrito bowl you didn’t like? Let’s be honest, they’re dang near impossible to beat. Really, the …

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Sweet Potato and Black Bean Tacos with Quinoa and Lemon Tahini Sauce

Black Bean Tacos Sweet Potato, Quinoa, and Lemon Tahini Sauce for a healthy gluten-free vegan taco recipe. Mondeeeeeeee! We’re going meatless! It’s Monday and we’re all groggy from daylight savings, but looky here: we’ve got tacos! Do you ever say to yourself, “I want a taco right now, and I need it to be meatless?” I typically …

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Roasted Root Vegetable Buddha Bowls with Maple Cinnamon Tahini Dressing

Roasted Root Vegetable Buddha Bowls with Maple Cinnamon Tahini Dressing…a.k.a. this blog’s signature Buddha Bowl. Das Buddha Bowl! If you’re new to the concept, a Buddha bowl, no sweat! Buddha bowls are basically a macrobiotic bowl of a variety of vegetables – both raw ans cooked. They typically include a mixture of greens (spinach, kale, …

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Roasted Beets with Orange-Tahini Dressing

Roasted beets with orange-tahini dressing – a nutrient-packed side dish, perfect for adding to any meal.   Given how un-technologically savvy I am, it’s a truly a wonder that I own and operate a website. …webblog…blog…blogsite…webpage. Whatever. What you see here is a polished version of what is actually a complete cluster of I-don’t-understand-how-any-of-this-really-works.  You …

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Kale Cesar Salad with Garlicy Chickpea Croutons (guest post)

Well, I could just hop, skip, and go naked over today’s post! Andrea from Dishing up the Dirt is here, serving up real food talk and a kale Cesar salad with garlicy chickpea croutons! Andrea and her husband, Taylor are organic farmers up in Oregon at Tumbleweed Farm. On her blog, Andrea posts insanely scrumptious and healthy …

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Vegetable Stir Fry with Coconut-Tahini Sauce

Vegetable stir fry is your gateway to an awesome life. Drizzle coconut-tahini sauce on top! Stir fry has been one of my favorite meals since the days of OshKosh B’gosh. I have a picture of myself wearing OshKosh overalls eating stir fry when I was four. This is an un-truth. Don’t believe it. The point …

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