Vegan Sloppy Joes

Vegan Sloppy Joes

When I think, “Man Food”, sloppy joes are definitely on the list.  Every time I make them, they are practically inhaled by my guys and they always go back for more!  I’ve been making these sandwiches like this for years and finally remembered to snap…

Shepherd’s Pie

Shepherd’s Pie

Whenever I make mashed potatoes, I always make way more than we can actually eat in one meal.  I don’t know why.  Seems like I would learn to scale back a bit but I haven’t done that.  Instead, I’ve just accepted the fact that there…

Asian Style Lettuce Wraps

Asian Style Lettuce Wraps

Hi! Welcome to This Wife Cooks! Today, we’re cooking up a beefy but vegan version of a very popular chain restaurant appetizer. Skip the crowds and the wait by serving up this easy and tasty dish right in the comfort of your own home!  And since  I…

Mini Meatloaves

Mini Meatloaves

Last night’s dinner was vegan meatloaf, mashed potatoes, and peas.  I was in the mood for some good old fashioned comfort food and this was perfect!  Obviously, you could substitute ground beef for the vegan meat, but, really, why would you want to? While I’m…

Traditional Mexican Tacos

Traditional Mexican Tacos

There was a time in my life when Taco Night meant frying some ground beef with the pre-packaged seasoning and spooning it into shells or tortillas with lettuce, tomato, and cheese.  Nothing wrong with that but there is a better way. It involves the grill,…