Tag: vegan

garbanzo bean salad with lemon tahini dressing
Recipes, Salads

Chickpea Confetti Salad {Gluten-Free, Vegan}

Summers in North Carolina are often too hot to turn on the oven, and we are frequently too busy to fuss with elaborate meals. Instead, summer meals in our house typically involve a grilled protein and a hearty salad or two. Chickpea Confetti Salad: a hearty and delicious summer salad I […]

easy healthy vegan lemon tahini salad dressing
Recipes, Sauces & Dressings

Lemon Tahini Dressing

This quick and easy lemon tahini dressing can be made in just a minute or two.  Creamy and tangy, it is a healthy salad dressing that my whole family enjoys.  We eat this dairy-free dressing with lamb kofta, lemon rosemary grilled chicken, and on lunchtime salads created from reinvented leftovers. […]

vegan healthy tomato basil wheat berry salad
Recipes, Salads

Tomato Basil Wheat Berry Salad

This wheat berry salad with tomatoes and basil is a summer staple in our house. It is essentially bruschetta broken down into its most basic ingredients: tomatoes, basil, red onions, wheat, and a little olive oil, lemon juice and salt. Easy, delicious and nutritious. Have you ever tried wheat berries? They are […]

gluten-free vegan peach spinach salad
Recipes, Salads

Peach and Spinach Salad with Basil

I make this salad at least once a week when peaches are in season. It is the only salad my 6 year old will eat and, if served deconstructed, my 2 year old will eat the non-green parts of this salad too. Baby steps… The fresh peaches in this salad are delicious, but I […]