Deconstructed Burrito with Spinach, Corn, and Black Beans

It’s no secret that I could eat Mexican food for every meal for the rest of my life. Nonetheless, the idea of flour tortillas (no matter how delicious) makes me feel over-full, not to mention the amount of white flour involved. This simple recipe eliminates the tortillas and instead, calls for brown rice (a much…

Stuffed Bell Peppers

It’s no secret that I love Tex-Mex! I love the spicy flavors, corn, beans, and most of all, I love bell peppers! They are incredibly flavorful but also incredibly good for you! They are full of Vitamin C and other antioxidants, which promotes a healthy immune system, body tissue repair, and collagen formation, but you…

Vegetarian Chili

So of course chili is usually reserved for the colder months, but when you pair it with some fresh avocado slices, salsa, and crunchy watercress, it turns into such a bright and diverse dish that you can enjoy any time of the year!  Also, this recipe is super quick to throw together if you prep…

Fresh Salsa

Hello! It’s been a while since I’ve taken the time to share some new recipes, as we have been very busy here lately (details to come). Over Memorial Day weekend, I knew I would have a whole extra day to dedicate to cooking and sharing recipes, so I hope you enjoy!  This fresh salsa is…

Veggie Tacos

Today is day 4 after officially going back to a WFPB diet/lifestyle and I have to say, I’m feeling great! Although it’s still the beginning, I’m finding it pretty easy to prepare meals without dairy or animal products. Anytime I’m in the kitchen, I find myself totally captured by the flavor of a great ripe…

Mexican Street Corn

This is possibly my favorite side dish of all time because it pairs so well with my favorite food group – Mexican food. I grew up with Mexican food and it was always a part of family gatherings (especially Easter), but as a family we always ate very traditional Mexican food (probably because it was…