Tofu Ricotta Crostini

  Tofu Ricotta Crostini Prep time: 5 minutes | Serves 2 to 4 This makes a great protein-filled snack and allows you to use up that half-block of tofu lying in your fridge. Use gluten-free bread if needed. (From The Lusty Vegan © 2014 by Ayinde Howell and Zoe Eisenberg. Used by permission, Vegan Heritage…

Sriracha Tempeh Sliders with Vegan Ranch Dressing

Tempeh is one of my favorite proteins to work with, it makes the best little sliders. These Sriracha Tempeh Sliders are great are because you get about 4 sliders per standard package of tempeh. Here is a hint: you can replace the sriracha with BBQ sauce if it’s too hot you! Sriracha Tempeh Sliders Prep…

3 Tips to Survive Change in Your Relationship

As the old year comes to a close, change looms on the horizon for many. Whether it’s a job shift, family shift, or mercury kicking into retrograde, faring change is difficult solo, because we tend to be creatures of habit. So while it’s hard to change alone, weathering change with your partner can sometimes feel…

Polenta Cakes with Chili-Garlic Sauce

A delicious appetizer or snack to serve on date night, I originally came up with this idea using quinoa while creating a restaurant menu. Later I swapped in polenta, because the grain is heartier and holds together better. Polenta Cakes with Chili-Garlic Sauce Prep time: 8 minutes | Cook time: 10 minutes | Serves 2 Ingredients: 2…

Oven-Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Medjool Dates

Prep time: 8 minutes | Cook time: 25 minutes | Serves 4 to 6 This recipe is a total game-changer for brussels sprout fans. Savory and sweet with a bit of crunch and all of that slow roasted brussels-y flavor you know and love. Ingredients 1 (10-ounce) package shaved Brussels sprouts (see Pro-tip) 2 cups…

Classic Tofu Loaf

This tofu loaf hits the easy button – you can make it with that half pound of leftover tofu in the back of the fridge, and a handful of condiments. Win! Prep time: 15 minutes | Cook time: 40 minutes |Serves 4 to 6 Ingredients 1 tablespoon grapeseed or safflower oil 1 (14-ounce) package firm…