Maple Pecan Pie

Pecan pie has always been one of my absolute favorite desserts. Adding maple to this decadent dessert brings out the richness of its flavors, and adds a uniqueness to this recipe so you can be sure that your guests will be pleasantly surprised. This maple pecan pie is also surprisingly… Continue reading

Sweet Maple Lemonade

    Maple lemonade is the perfect thirst quenching summertime drink. Sweetened with maple syrup rather than sugar, this lemonade is refreshingly tart with just the right amount of sweetness. The flavors of fresh squeezed lemon and pure maple syrup leave you unable to consider buying lemonade form a store… Continue reading

Vegan Stuffed Mushrooms

    Making stuffed mushrooms was always something that I planned on doing but never seemed to get to. Then I started playing around with my cashew cream cheese, (you can check out the recipe for that here,) and it seamed like the perfect time to experiment. I spent a Sunday afternoon(and evening)… Continue reading

Vegan Corn Chowder

    This vegan corn chowder is another recipe that is super simple but extremely yummy. I have never been a big fan of corn chowder, or soups in general for that matter, but since going vegan I have been trying many new things, and retrying things that I thought… Continue reading

Sweet Potato Gnocchi

  Although I took business courses, my classes were all at the culinary campus of the college I attended, for some reason. As a result the lunches that were available in the cafeteria were extremely varied and more often than not totally unacceptable for a vegan diet. One thing I… Continue reading

Easy Lentil Burgers

    Burgers are one of the staples of the North American diet, whether it is dinner after a ball game, a birthday party, or family gathering burgers are almost universally enjoyed. Being a vegan does not mean that you have to leave behind this delicious food, in fact leaving behind… Continue reading

Potatoes

  History and Information   Potatoes are one of the main staple foods in the world, and are the fifth most important crop after wheat, corn, rice and sugar. In fact the average person worldwide eats 73 pounds of potatoes each year. They can be grown in many different climates, are able… Continue reading

The Wonderful Tomato

History and Information From pizza, to curries, to salads, to burgers, tomatoes are used in countless dishes by almost all cultures around the world. Originating from central and southern America, they were adopted by most cultures across the world following the Spanish colonization of this area. While botanically considered a… Continue reading