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Juneteenth + Recipes to Celebrate

Juneteenth is a time of celebration, reflection, and gratitude. Let’s dive in and explore the day, a few of my favorite recipes, the culture, and the history.  I’m so excited to celebrate Juneteenth this year now more than ever. We celebrate this day with events, family gatherings, festivals, music, food, dancing, spiritual services, and the […] Read more…

Southern Baked Beans with (Plant-Based) Ground Beef

Southern Style Baked Beans Made from Plants

These Southern Baked Beans are made with a delicious, whiskey maple BBQ sauce, ground burger made from plants, onions, bell peppers, jalapeños, brown sugar and flavors to make your summer BBQ or family gathering a hit!  It is officially BBQ, grilling, and stick your toes in the sand season! This year is flying by and […] Read more…

Kale Celebration Vegetable Salad with Walnuts

This Kale Celebration Salad is a beautiful array of colorful vegetables, crunchy walnuts, and delicious flavor! The perfect salad for entertaining, an easy midweek meal, or a family gathering. It can be served as a side dish or a meal.  One thing I’ve been obsessed with lately is plant-forward, meat-alternatives like nuts. I prefer pecans […] Read more…

Delicious Recipes to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo

Dips, appetizers, fun drinks, and more! There is something for everyone. These celebratory recipes will be the life of the party!  I can’t believe how fast this year is going by. Did I mention it’s May, y’all!? You know what that means…Cinco de Mayo is here and there will be other holidays/celebrations to follow. I […] Read more…

Strawberry Butter Golden Dump Cake

Strawberry Butter Golden Dump Cake is one of the easiest desserts you’ll ever make. Fresh strawberries baked to perfection with a buttery, golden topping.   Let’s talk about Dump Cakes! I love a good dessert recipe that requires minimal steps. It is my understanding that Dump Cakes go back as far as the early 1980’s, […] Read more…

Lemon-Pepper Roasted Cauliflower

This roasted cauliflower is the perfect way to celebrate spring and summer! Crispy cauliflower with lemon and garlic with bursts of fun flavors. A delicious compliment to any meal. So much has happened over the past month or so, but just know I’ve still been in the kitchen creating. I celebrated my birthday (and I’m […] Read more…

Surf and Turf Burgers

These fun burgers are a unique and festive celebration of flavors and textures. Shrimp, sautéed vegetables, melted cheese, and a burger made from plants. The true definition of Surf and Turf! Warm weather is here and I couldn’t be more excited! Being in a “paradigm” has completely shifted how I view the warmer months. Fall […] Read more…

White Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies

These white chocolate and peanut butter cookies are so delicious and simple to make! The perfect sweet treat with sprinkles. They bring all of the sparkle and magic! This month brings all the flowers, cards, boxes of chocolates, and sweet treats galore. I mean…who doesn’t love a good box of chocolates? Years ago we decided […] Read more…

8 Appetizers and Snacks to Enjoy Anytime

From wings, dips, cheesy goodness, and party snacks! Here are a few of my favorite appetizers, snacks, and recipes that can be enjoyed anytime!  I miss my family, friends, entertaining and all of that fun stuff, but I also realize we have to make the most of where we are right now. There’s nothing like […] Read more…