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Vegan Butter “Chicken” with Tofu

There isn’t a day that goes by where I am not craving Indian food. From rich curries, buttery naan, and of course the infamous butter chicken dish. It is incredibly creamy and so flavorful from the delicious spices of garam masala. 

Of course, I had to make it vegan so that is where the tofu comes in. Tofu acts as a sponge and it does an amazing job at absorbing all the flavors of the tomato-based sauce and cashew cream. …

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Vegan Egyptian Eggplant Moussaka

I wasn’t always the biggest fan of eggplant until I went to an Egyptian restaurant recently. First of all, the food was amazing and second of all, I am now an eggplant fan because of them. They had an amazing eggplant dish consisting of a sweet tomato sauce, roasted eggplant, and veggies. It was amazing.

Of course, I had to recreate it at home and there are no complaints…I would dive straight into this dish anytime. Layered with flavorful sweet tomato sauce, roasted eggplant, hearty mushroom and veggie saute and topped with a creamy yogurt-based sauce. 

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Creamy Vegan Mushroom Stroganoff

I am definitely pasta obsessed, so when someone says creamy pasta I am all over it! 

Pasta has such a bad rep in the health community as a bad carb. Let’s be real…carbs are good for you! A helping of complex carbohydrates, such as whole grains and unrefined sugars are good for you! 

What makes a pasta dish healthy is all in the sauce. Veer away from sauces loaded with cream, cheese, lots of salt, and saturated fat. This is a much healthier alternative to a traditional beef stroganoff. A creamy mushroom and cashew based sauce with bits of chewy seitan. 

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Winter Vegetable Soup & Cauliflower Parsnip Puree

Long time no post!! I have recently started winter quarter and lets just say it has been a lot more stressful and time consuming than fall quarter. I haven’t had much time to post any recipes, but what better time to post a winter themed recipe?! This is the perfect dish to enjoy on a cold wintery day, and is very budget friendly and oh so delicious. 

I wanted to create a dish that was helpful for anyone trying to save money and buy foods that are easily available. The best way to save money?? Buy vegetables in season! This soup contains all winter vegetables that are available at your local supermarket and in season. 

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Simple Vegan Pasta

I feel like I haven’t POSTED IN FOREVER! Its only been a couple days, but that feels like forever for me…so sorry 🙁  I am back!! I am not going to be able to post any recipes this weekend because I am going on a little trip, but I will definitely be posting my updates/what I am doing/tips/etc. LOL!

I have been and always will be obsessed with PASTA! Its seriously so delicious and you have no regrets about eating it when its filled with nutritious plant-based foods. So…SAY BYE BYE TO THOSE REFINED WHEAT PASTAS and say HELLO TO HEALTHY DELICIOUSNESS!! <3 …

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