Browsing Tag : Vegetarian Lifestyle

Chipotle’s Corn Salsa Recipe

Chipotle’s Corn Salsa Recipe

If you’ve followed us for any amount of time, you know we’re Chipotle junkies. Neither one of us eat fast food so Chipole is like our McDonald’s, except they serve real food. On numerous occasions, I’ve tried to recreate my vegetarian bowl from chipotle at home with no ...

Tips for New Vegetarians

Tips for New Vegetarians

There are a few different types of vegetarians: Broadly defined, a vegetarian is a person who does not eat meat, poultry, and fish. Vegetarians eat mainly fruit, vegetables, legumes, grains, seeds, and nuts. Many vegetarians eat eggs and/or dairy products but avoid hidden animal products such as ...

Healthy Shrimp and Grits Recipe

Healthy Shrimp and Grits Recipe

I love shrimp and grits, but it’s not the healthiest meal. I found an AWESOME recipe for garlic-cilantro shrimp and I modified it to make it healthy. Then, I put my yummy shrimp over some creamy polenta (which is WAY better than grits) and boom! You have a healthy shrimp and grits (well, ...

Monisha’s Minute: Salads Salads and more Salads!

Monisha’s Minute: Salads Salads and more Salads!

I’ve jumped on the mason jar band wagon and here’s my take on it. I didn’t want to post anything about it until I went through a week’s worth of salad. And yes, the baby spring mix leaves remained fresh for seven days! I decided to go with the wide mouth quart size mason jars. I figured if ...

Quinoa Broccoli Casserole

Quinoa Broccoli Casserole

This recipe is AMAZING! Seriously, it’s my new obsession! Well, besides brussel sprouts. It’s pretty simple to make too. Don’t let the instructions intimidate you. The thing that makes it delicious and not too “earthy” is the cheese. You MUST get good quality cheese ...

Vegan Buffalo Chickpea Nachos

Vegan Buffalo Chickpea Nachos

Although, Super Bowl is over, I am semi-obsessed with nachos. Unfortunately, my body can not handle a large amount of dairy so I went on a hunt to find vegan alternatives. After researching, I saw this recipe for Buffalo Chickpea Nachos, from Vegan Yummy Attacks which looked awesome! Check it out ...

Recipe of the Day: Fried Black Rice With Ginger Tofu, Spinach and Green Beans

Recipe of the Day: Fried Black Rice With Ginger Tofu, Spinach and Green Beans

I spotted this recipe on wholeliving.com and it looked amazing and super healthy so I had to give it  try.   Ingredients 3/4 cup black rice 1 1/2 cups water 1 bunch spinach, large stems removed and rinsed 3 tablespoons vegetable oil 2 cloves garlic, minced 3 tablespoons finely chopped fresh ...

Save Cash and Eat Better With These 8 Tricks for Your Fruits and Veggies

Save Cash and Eat Better With These 8 Tricks for Your Fruits and Veggies

Save Cash and Eat Better With These 8 Tricks for Your Fruits and Veggies   Make your produce go further with these insider tricks. Freeze lemon or lime juice in an ice cube tray  During these times of abundance, save! Squeeze lemons or limes into the squares of an ice cube tray so you can ...