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…

Spinach Mashed Potato Stuffed Mushrooms

Spinach Mashed Potato Stuffed Mushrooms

Traditional mushroom appetizers stuffed with the ultimate comfort food – mashed potatoes! These savory bites of garlicky spinach homestyle mashed potatoes topped with buttery Panko breadcrumbs make for an easy yet elegant appetizer. The filling can easily be made and stored in the fridge up to…

Vegan Thanksgiving Wellington

Vegan Thanksgiving Wellington

Thanksgiving is easily my favorite holiday! I love all the planning and prep, decorating and buildup to a day of food and festivities with the family, especially since it’s so rare to have older kids all home at the same time. I first served made…

Ginger Veggie Noodle Stir-Fry

Ginger Veggie Noodle Stir-Fry

Happy 2018!! It’s the 4th of January and I feel like we’re still recovering from the holidays around here. I finally got the tree and everything that goes with that packed away yesterday but there are still toys and whatnot that need a home. This…

Sriracha Ramen Soup with Bok Choy and Shiitake Mushrooms

Sriracha Ramen Soup with Bok Choy and Shiitake Mushrooms

Ah, ramen… for years, I refused to eat ramen because it just reminded me so much of the days when I was 18-years old in my first apartment and practically survived on the stuff… I mean, come on, at 10 for $1.00, you know I stocked…

Italian-Style Stuffed Peppers with Spinach and Mushrooms

Italian-Style Stuffed Peppers with Spinach and Mushrooms

These are not the stuffed peppers of my childhood – loaded with rice-y ground beef and spaghetti sauce (?). Today, I present to you a significant upgrade to those old school stuffed peppers. Here, we’re keeping the rice but replacing the ground beef with hearty…

Spinach Stuffed Mushrooms

Spinach Stuffed Mushrooms

Because I had three full bags of baby spinach in the fridge that I needed to use or lose, spinach was the theme of last night’s dinner.  We had a delicious spinach and tortellini soup, more on that another day, and these little mushroom bites.…

Garlic and Herb Mushroom Tacos

Garlic and Herb Mushroom Tacos

Serve these with a side of garlic rice…. YUM!! 1/4 cup mayonnaise 1 Tablespoon garlic powder 1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper sauce, or to taste 1 5-ounce bag arugula or spring salad mix 2 cups wild mushrooms (I used cremini and shiitake) 1 medium shallot 1 1/2…