Roasted Red Pepper Hummus

Homemade Roasted Red Pepper Hummus

Roasted Red Pepper Hummus

You all know how much I love my hummus! Plain, garlic, spinach, and now with roasted red pepper. Dip in some pita wedges or veggies, either way, enjoy this healthy dip!  Continue reading


Simple Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Roasted Sweet Potatoes


Sweet potatoes are by far one of my favorite ingredients to roast! At one point in time, I was roasting them twice a week. I love how versatile they are and can be tossed in a salad or bowl, or served as a side.  Continue reading

Homemade Pico de Gallo

Homemade Pico de Gallo

Homemade Pico de Gallo

Living in Texas, we eat our fair share of pico de gallo! A lot of people I know base their favorite Mexican and Tex-Mex restaurants off their pico and salsa. I love the freshness of homemade pico de gallo, and it’s sure to become a Taco Tuesday staple around here!

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Vegan Creamed Corn

Dairy Free Creamed Corn

This homemade creamed corn is fresh, comforting, and filling. Leave the guilt at the door because this lighted up and vegan side dish is warm, creamy, and just what you’ve been longing for.


I received free samples of Libby’s Fruits & Vegetables mentioned in this post. By posting this recipe I am entering a recipe contest sponsored by Libby’s Fruits & Vegetables and am eligible to win prizes associated with the contest. I was not compensated for my time.

Before developing lactose intolerance, I would literally eat creamed corn as an after school snack. I was obsessed! If you’ve ever enjoyed creamed corn, you know how unhealthy some can be. That is far from the case with this recipe–dare I say this is healthy? We’ll agree on healthyish!  Continue reading

Basic Tomato Sauce

Homemade Tomato Sauce

Basic Tomato Sauce

This quick and easy tomato sauce is perfect for elevating simple pasta dishes! Don’t let the fear of “homemade pasta sauce” deter you – you’ve got this! Continue reading

Garlic Fries

Dairy Free Egg Free Chicken Tenders

Easy Homemade Garlic Fries

The first time I tried garlic fries was during our honeymoon in Hawaii. Since then, we’ve been hooked! We are true garlic lovers so these fries couldn’t be more perfect for us. They’re the perfect addition to chicken nuggets, burgers, or your favorite entree!  Continue reading

German Red Cabbage

German Red Cabbage


Now that it’s officially grilling season, it’s time to get outside and fire up your grill! One of my favorite grilled meats is bratwursts. Instead of serving them alongside potatoes, try lightening the meal up with German red cabbage! Continue reading