Cashews, Cheese (vegan), Dressings and Sauces, Hey, I Can Make That!, Recipes, Red Pepper, Traveling, Tumeric, Vegan Twists on Old Favorites, Vitamix or Nutribullet

Instant No-Cooking Travel Vegan Cheese Sauce

Thanks to our Green Star member JoAnn for this outstanding recipe! No cooking! You can put this in a ziploc bag.It can be made in a NutriBullet ! 🙂 or any high-speed blender and is great for traveling!!  Check out the recipe demo! https://youtu.be/62k0ekDnzgg Servings: 3 cups INGREDIENTS 1 cup instant potato flakes or dried potato 1… Continue reading Instant No-Cooking Travel Vegan Cheese Sauce

Chocolate, Cocoa, Dates, Desserts, Hey, I Can Make That!, Snacks, Sweet Potato, Treats

How to Make Chocolate Pudding

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I-5naezgQZA Watch How Easy it is to Make Delicious, Chocolate Pudding   I had not eaten pudding since adopting this lifestyle in 2012. When Beverly, a member of my WFPB Meetup group, brought this dish to our pot luck dinner, it rocked my world! I hope it rocks your world too! Don't let the ingredients… Continue reading How to Make Chocolate Pudding

Barbecue, BBQ Grill, Be Green With Amy, Carrots, Dates, Easy Delicious Recipes, Instant Pot / Pressure Cooker, Kids, Main Dishes, Meat Substitutes, Recipes, Snacks, Vegan Twists on Old Favorites, Vinegar

Hot Dogs (Shh.. most people/kids don’t know it’s vegan)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3zdUU8R5a8Q Check Out The Recipe Demo for Hot Dogs!   You won't miss hot dogs at the next Barbecue. You can even bring these in a container to throw on your friends grill! Thanks to our Green Star members Beverly & John for this awesome, "Tastes like a hot dog!" recipe as demonstrated here on… Continue reading Hot Dogs (Shh.. most people/kids don’t know it’s vegan)

Chickpeas, Main Dishes, Sweet Potato

Curried Chickpeas and Sweet Potatoes

6 cups sweet potatoes, peeled and diced 1/3 cup water or no sodium vegetable broth 2 teaspoons  no-salt seasoning, adjusted to taste 1 large onion, diced 1 tablespoon fresh ginger, minced 3 cloves garlic, minced or pressed 4 scallions (green onions), chopped 2 large red bell peppers, diced 1-2 tablespoons curry powder 3 cups cooked chickpeas… Continue reading Curried Chickpeas and Sweet Potatoes

Acorn Squash, Batch Cooking, Brussels Sprouts, Butternut Squash, Cabbage, Carrots, Cauliflower, Eggplant, Hey, I Can Make That!, Main Dishes, Mushrooms, Onions, Potato, Sweet Potato

No Oil – Roasted Vegetables Recipe

Best to make 2 batches because you might eat one all by yourself. I love this method of cooking! If you have a root vegetable that you don't know what to do with, like a turnip, beet, yam, radish, etc., this is the simple way to make it taste delicious! You could roast other vegetables as well.… Continue reading No Oil – Roasted Vegetables Recipe

Cauliflower, Comfort Food, Soups, Vegan Twists on Old Favorites

Clamless Chowder

Prep time: 25 mins Cook time: 30 mins Total time: 55 mins Serves: 4-6 (makes about 8.5 cups) INGREDIENTS Blender ingredients: 1 ounce raw, unsalted cashews (about ¼ cup) ¼ cup water Soup pot ingredients: ½ medium yellow or white onion, chopped into small pieces (about 1 cup) 1 rib celery, chopped into small pieces… Continue reading Clamless Chowder

Crunchy, Potato, Recipes, Snacks, Treats

Oil Free Potato Chips

For starters, oil can make homemade chips soggy instead of crispy. Secondly, cooking with oil often causes the edges of potato slices to burn; when you cook without oil, you will get a much more uniform chip. So here’s how to create a mean chip depending on what kind of potato you are using: Russets,… Continue reading Oil Free Potato Chips

Avocado, Garden, Need to know, Tips, Tricks and Hacks

How To Keep Fresh: Avocados

Ripen on the counter (or in a paper bag* if you want to speed up the process). Be sure to check avocados often, as they can go from unripe, to perfectly ripe, to soft and moldy before you know it. As soon as they yield to gentle pressure, you can move them into the refrigerator,… Continue reading How To Keep Fresh: Avocados