Vegan Spinach Noodle Kugel

Vegan Spinach Noodle Kugel

A simple but classic comfort food dish that is perfect for brunch or the holiday table. Wide fusilli pasta is tossed with a rich homemade sauce and baked until slightly crisp on top for a cozy casserole that family and friends will love!   Ingredients…

Creamy Vegan Butternut Squash Pasta

Creamy Vegan Butternut Squash Pasta

Simple and savory, this quick and easy pasta dish made with a deliciously creamy sauce of in-season butternut squash, cashews, onions, and spices  This seasonal comfort food takes only about 20 minutes from start to finish and makes a nice holiday alternative to traditional mac…

Savory Vegan Polenta with Marsala Mushrooms

Savory Vegan Polenta with Marsala Mushrooms

Simple, elegant, and easy to make, this pan-fried polenta is creamy on the inside and lightly crisp on the outside. A rich marsala mushroom sauce spooned over the top just prior to serving adds a decadent touch. Round out the meal with an easy side…

Vegan Salisbury Steak with Mushroom Gravy

Vegan Salisbury Steak with Mushroom Gravy

I had a craving for simple and satisfying, old school stick to your ribs comfort food and this dinner of vegan Salisbury steak, mashed potatoes and peas was exactly what I was looking for. The first bite took me right back to the nostalgia of…

Vegan Smoked Gouda Risotto with Spinach and Mushrooms

Vegan Smoked Gouda Risotto with Spinach and Mushrooms

Rich, creamy, smoky, and beautiful spinach risotto topped with herbed mushrooms and parmesan makes for a deliciously easy and elegant dinner at home. This is good stuff. Something about the smokiness of the gouda makes me think of autumn even though it’s like 100 degrees…

Vegan Chili Mac Casserole

Vegan Chili Mac Casserole

This post really should be titled “Dad’s Chili Mac Goes Vegan.” Isn’t it funny how just thinking about a certain meal can bring back so many memories? This classic comfort food takes me back every time. When I was a kid, my dad made his…

Easy Vegan Parmesan Risotto

Easy Vegan Parmesan Risotto

A quick and easy comfort food classic that you can have on the table in under 30 minutes! So, how in the world are we making risotto, a dish traditionally known for being slow, so fast? We’re using the microwave. That’s right. You heard me.…

Vegan Classic Style Banana Bread

Vegan Classic Style Banana Bread

Know what I haven’t made in forever? Banana bread! Important notes about the bananas: You know how everyone always says to use super ripe bananas? That is what is traditionally used, however, it turns out that this is not the rule when baking vegan banana bread. So…

Vegan Irish Potato Pie

Vegan Irish Potato Pie

We love potatoes around here so when I started looking into traditional Irish foods to serve for St. Patrick’s Day, potato pie seemed like an obvious choice. Traditional potato pie, however,  is actually quite meat and dairy heavy so this is a new and improved,…

Holiday Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Holiday Roasted Sweet Potatoes

The gorgeous pop of color and irresistible flavor combination make these potatoes perfect for the holiday table! The sweet potatoes of my childhood Thanksgivings were of the traditional Southern-style casserole variety which meant loads of sugar, butter, and, of course, marshmallows. I’m not knocking it…