1-Pan Cheesy Scrambled Chickpeas (vegan, Plant Paradox-friendly, & gluten-free)

Tender chickpeas are browned in sautéed garlic olive oil and mixed into a thick, cheesy sauce with a mustard kick. This meal takes 15 minutes to whip together, making it an easy, protein-packed breakfast for a morning on-the-go. At the end of July, we sent out an email and asked one of those question things…

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Nutty Protein Brownie Bars

I’ve been searching for a protein bar that suits my needs for a while now. I’ve endlessly examined walls of “nutrition bars” at health food stores, only to be disappointed. While there are plenty of different brands of on-the-go bars on shelves, most of them are made out of the same ingredients, which tends to include…

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Asian Tempeh Reuben

If a vegan person in love with Asian food moved to New York, this is exactly what that person would make. And while I have no desire to ever move to NYC, I am a guy with a big jar of kimchi and no idea what to do with it. Thus, the ideas of how to…

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Grilled Veggie Burgers

Homemade veggie burgers are simpler than they appear to be – it’s as simple as mashing/blending ingredients together, making patties, grilling or pan frying them, and laying them on top of a bun along with your favorite toppings. From there, you can be as simple or as extra as you’d like. We packed our burgers…

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Pressure-Cooked Black Beans

If you follow a vegetarian/vegan diet, you probably know how to make black beans from scratch. And if you don’t, you should. There’s an entire populations that live off the stuff (it’s the breakfast staple in Guatemala) and if you ever run out of money or fancy vegan foods, then what are you gonna do?…

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BBQ Sloppy Joe’s (V + GF)

BBQ Sloppy Joe’s was the first dish I ever publicly shared a recipe for. This is a rendition of that recipe updated to fit the times: simpler, quicker, cheaper, tastier, not to mention perfect for family dinner or meal prep (lots of leftovers). I first fell in love with vegan sloppy joe’s after sinking my teeth…

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