Tag: Dinner

Recipes, Sides

Mediterranean Brussel Sprouts

When I think of the Mediterranean, my first thoughts are of the deep blue crystal clear waters and the fresh approach of the cuisine. Located between Africa and Europe, the Mediterranean has always been a way for people from these two continents to exchange their rich heritage. So take a deep breath and dive into […]

Instant Pot Lentil Sloppy Joe
Dinner, Lunch, Recipes

Instant Pot Lentil Sloppy Joe

This Instant Pot Lentil Sloppy Joe recipe is a quick, healthy and delicious meal that will remind you of a traditional sloppy joe without all the saturated fat! This vegan as well as meat-loving friendly recipe is filled with proteins, fiber, and iron, and it is so flavorful that you won’t miss the meat. It […]

Breakfast, Lunch, Recipes

Tuscan Quiche

This Tuscan Quiche is a fantastic option if you are expecting guests or as a delicious weekend breakfast. It looks fancy and tastes savory, and at the same time is healthy, full of proteins and veggies, with less than half the fat of traditional quiche recipes. This quiche is made with my Garbanzo Bean Pie […]

Caitlin Havener holding a garbanzo bean pie crust
Breakfast, Lunch, Recipes

Garbanzo Bean Pie Crust

Almost all the foods you love exist in a healthier variant, trust me! I bring you a recipe for another fantastic alternative -a high fiber and plant protein Garbanzo Bean Pie Crust! This Garbanzo Bean Pie Crust is designed for something more savory, like a quiche. You MUST try my Tuscan Quiche with this pie crust. […]

healthy mac and cheese
Dinner, Lunch, Recipes, Sides

Healthiest Mac n’ Cheese

Traditional Mac n’ Cheese is Not Nutritious Traditional mac n’ cheese is heavy! It traditionally has lots of saturated fat, poor quality pasta, and very little nutritional value. Some mac and cheese is even totally processed. Aside from the convenience, boxed mac and cheese is even worse. However, sometimes you crave that home style, comforting […]

Dinner, Garnishes, Recipes, Sides

Magical Mushroom Gravy

Okay, so no this is not a magical ‘shroom gravy… I am so sorry to disappoint those of you that may have gotten excited to “trip balls” again like a 20-something at an EDM concert. However, this mushroom gravy is quite magical in it’s savory umami taste and how wonderfully it compliments typically “boring” foods […]