Category Archives: Vegetarian

Recipe: Calabacitas

Fall is almost upon us here in Austin – and I found plenty of yummy, comfort food inspiration in the latest Penzey’s catalog. I cheated a bit with this one – but it was still delightful! Ryan and I felt … Continue reading

Recipe: Zucchini Grinders

A really filling veggie sandwich! This recipe was such a crowd pleaser and I found it on All Recipes. I totally cheated and just used a pre-made marinara sauce, but it was delicious! And I loved that I could quickly … Continue reading

Recipe: cucumber sandwiches

We’ve been looking for light and refreshing dinner options for summer. I’ve been feeling like we’re in a rut lately and these easy sandwiches came to the rescue. We found it on All Recipes and it’s sure to be a … Continue reading

Recipe: Baked pasta with summer veggies

We really love the taste of fresh, Summer vegetables and this recipe captures it nicely. We found the recipe on My Recipes. Enjoyable and easy to make! Baked pasta with summer veggies: approx. $1.25 per serving Ingredients 4 ounces uncooked … Continue reading

Recipe: Roasted Red Pepper Spread on Bagels

Perfect for lunch or an appetizer This isn’t going to be a very filling meal option, but I found it great with fries and a salad for lunch. I could also see this easily transitioning to an appetizer spread. Thanks … Continue reading

Recipe: Tortellini and Cherry Tomato Salad

A quick but yummy dinner time solution Next in our updated arsenal of veggie-friendly options, the tortellini and cherry tomato salad. This recipe, found on My Recipes, was the star of the show. I wasn’t sure how all the flavors … Continue reading

Recipe: Falafel Pitas and Yogurt Cucumber Dressing

A cool and delicious Summer meal I have been recently trying to increase my vegetarian recipe base and found this great meal idea at My Recipes. Enjoy my modifications below! Falafel Pitas and Yogurt Cucumber Dressing – approx. $1.75 per … Continue reading

Recipe: Cheese ravioli with pesto, olive oil, and Parmesan

Sometimes the simplest things are the best. I love how quick and exotic this tasted. Comfort food has met its match! This was inspired again by the Costco book “A Decade of Cooking The Costco Way.” Make this next time … Continue reading

Recipe: Mediterranean quiche with a potato crust

I was in need of some new vegetarian inspiration. So I decided to take a stroll through my cookbook cabinet. Enter, the Costco favorite “A Decade of Cooking the Costco Way.” I modified the recipe from this book. It was … Continue reading

Recipe: Falafel Burgers

Well… we tried! I always have trouble with making my own veggie burgers – they never seem to form properly and the texture’s off. Mind you, the flavors for this veggie option are amazing but they were more free form … Continue reading