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BBQ Chickpea Tacos (Vegan, Gluten Free, Pantry Staple Meal)

These BBQ chickpea tacos are vegan, gluten free, and made with pantry staple ingredients! Great for a quick 15 minute pantry dinner!  Add any toppings you’d like, pour yourself a margarita, and fiesta forever. I love a simple, easy, and delicious dinner, especially when it’s taco night!  Tacos are in our recipe rotation year round, […]

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Dirty Vegan Nacho Dip (High Protein, Gluten Free, Vegan)

This nacho dip is perfect for those late night vegan & vegetarian junk food cravings! Rich, creamy, loaded with vegetables and actually healthy(ish). No one loves a good old-fashioned nacho chip dip more than this Midwestern-er!  I love classic 7 layer taco dip, and have so many fond memories of it being served at every […]

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Vegan Instant Pot Mexican Rice Recipe (Gluten Free)

This Instant Pot Mexican Rice recipe is a quick and healthy way to spice up your Taco Tuesday with a healthy and simple side dish.  This is great to meal prep or make ahead for a quick side later. Serve with tacos, burritos, or beans. This Instant Pot Mexican Rice Is: Lightly spiced Loaded with […]

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Vegan Loaded Nachos (Gluten Free, Pantry Staple, High Protein)

Fiesta forever with these vegan loaded nachos, surprisingly healthy and packed with veggies, plant protein, and delicious toppings! Fully loaded nachos… but make ’em healthy!  These vegan nachos have tons of veggies and plant protein for a fun and filling dinner. Bring restaurant vibes home to your casa, with these simple and mouth-watering nachos. Ready […]

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Mango Black Bean Chili (Vegan, Gluten Free, Dairy Free)

This mango black bean chili is a delicious sweet & spicy take on classic chili! With hearty beans, fresh vegetables, and mango this meatless chili is a easy & healthy dinner! Let me tell you, adding fresh mango to chili is a little bit of a game-changer!  I love savory mango recipes, and was inspired […]

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Sheet Pan Breakfast Burritos (Vegetarian, Meal Prep, High Protein)

These Sheet Pan Breakfast Burritos are perfect to batch cook and freeze/reheat later! Great for meal prepping an easy breakfast on the go. I am a totally convert to making Sheet Pan Meals for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.  I love anything that saves me time and effort in the kitchen, and these breakfast burritos are […]

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No Soak Instant Pot Pinto Beans (Vegan, GF, Pantry Staple, Low Sodium)

These Instant Pot Pinto Beans (Vegan, GF) are a flavorful and easy way to use your pantry staple dried beans, no soaking required. I use my Instant Pot weekly for meal prepping and cooking ahead, but where the Instant Pot really shines are for beans!  I can have a delicious pot of beans ready in […]

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Turkey Butternut Squash Chili (Paleo, Whole30, Keto, 21 Day Fix)

This paleo Whole30 turkey butternut squash chili is great for a pot luck or game day meal!  Veggies and lean protein simmered in a spicy tomato sauce. This bean free chili is also perfect for the 21 Day Fix or Portion fix. I love a big pot of warming chili in these cold New England […]

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4 Ingredient Trader Joe’s Meal Prep Salad (Keto, Low Carb, Vegan Option)

This 4 ingredient Trader Joe’s meal prep salad is SO easy to make!  Low carb, gluten free, & keto friendly, these hearty burger salads are quick and have a bold delicious flavor. This Meal Prep Salad Is: Filling Spicy Hearty Made with 4 Ingredients Easy to meal prep for a week’s worth of lunches I am […]

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Avocado, Black Bean, and Corn Salad (Vegan, Gluten Free)

This avocado, corn, and black bean salad is a great healthy southwest salad!  Perfect for a side with burritos or for Cinco De Mayo. We have tacos at least once a week, and this is the perfect side dish to make along side them. We keep all these ingredients on hand in the fridge/pantry, so […]

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Family Recipe: Jack’s Spicy Pickled Carrots (Vegan, Paleo, Whole30, GF)

These spicy pickled carrots are irresistible and have some serious heat! Great on tacos or Buddha bowls! Y’all know that we regularly #TacoTuesday, and this is THE perfect garnish for your tacos… or rice… or beans… or really, just good to eat by themselves! My family loves these carrots: we would always get them is […]

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The Best TVP Chili Recipe (Vegan, Gluten Free, High Protein)

This is the best TVP Chili I have ever had- perfectly spiced, rich and filling, and so easy to make and meal prep for dinner or lunches. I can’t tell you how many time I’ve attempted to make chili, but something was…. off.  Not bad off, but I couldn’t get the spices or the flavor […]