Peas on earth… Perfect Vegetarian Pea Soup.

Less is more for this super yummy vegetarian pea soup.. and you wont miss a thing. 16 oz  bag of split peas 1/2 bag of organic  baby carrots already peeled.. I chopped in to small pcs.  ( want traditional carrots.. use about 5 big ones peeled and chopped) 1 medium sweet onion.. chopped small 2 …

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Where’s the beef? NOT in this fantastic Vegetarian Chili..

Not going to lie.. I made this on a whim.. just wanted something warm and hearty and … kind of easy .. What I got was FABULOUS… Its this simple.. 1 box of trader joes black bean latin style soup (19 oz) 8 oz  trader joes vegetable stock (in a box) low sodium 2 cans trader …

Everything but the kitchen sink… and lentils too.

So today Im working from home.. a few reasons .. but the # 1 reason is weather related !  We are experiencing a nor’easter.. you know sideways snow,  heavy winds and a scattering of ice .. its a mess..  with that said, working from home was a no brainer. Sitting at my desk and looking …

not your traditional but really yummy and healthier crockpot jambalaya – 20 mins prep time

Whole Food Ingredients: 1  lb. spicy or sweet chicken sausage, cut into pieces 3 stalks celery, chopped 1.5 lb. boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into 1″ pieces 1 small sweet onion, chopped 3 cloves garlic, minced 3 (14 oz.) cans diced tomatoes, ( I used organic/no sodium)  undrained 1 Tbsp. stevia or sweetner 1/8 teaspoon …

vegetarian (or not) mediterranean stew – 20 mins prep time

Whole Food Ingredients: 1 small eggplant chopped 1 large zucchini or 2 small chopped 1 red or green pepper seeded and chopped 3 large tomatoes chopped 2 cans garbanzo beans  (14 oz) drained and rinsed 1 can artichoke hearts in water (14 oz) drained and quartered 1/4 tsp red pepper seeds 1 tbsp oregano 2 …

spicy lentil dahl – 10 mins prep time

Whole Food Ingredients: 1 T. sesame oil or, olive oil 1 cup finely chopped white onion 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped 1 T. finely chopped fresh ginger 4 cups water or vegetable broth ( I used vegetarian veg broth) 1 cup dried red lentils, rinsed ( I did not have red in the house so …

chicken, black beans and sweet potato stew – 15 minutes prep

Whole Food Ingredients: 2 lbs  boneless chicken breast /trimmed/cubed 1 medium sweet onion /chopped 2tbsp olive oil 4 cloves of garlic 1 lb black dry beans 2 lbs sweet potatoes/peeled and cubed2 tbsp chilly pepper 1 tsp cumin 1 tsp cinnamon 32 oz chicken broth 3 bay leaves Approx 6 portions Quick and Easy Preparation: …