Are you looking to eat a more plant based diet? Don’t forget to try out some great plant based protein sources! These are simply sources of protein that do not come from animals or animal products. Read about some affordable and delicious plant based protein sources here!
However you plan to celebrate this year, I’ve gathered up some of my favorite vegetarian Thanksgiving recipes to share with you. From grain and rice bowls to simple seasoning additions, you’re sure to find something that everyone will love here!
I’ve been running Cats & Coffee for about two years now. I thought it was as good a time as any to offer a brief introduction of myself, to give you a better idea of who the voice behind this blog is. Check out some things you might not know about me and Cats & Coffee here!
I’ve tried a number of meat substitutes since I stopped eating meat, and the Gardein Sliced Italian Sausage is one of my favorites. The sliced sausage is easy to cook and versatile, making it great for meal prepping or last-minute dinners. Read about how I use Gardein Sliced Italian Sausage to create a vegetarian version of a classic Italian dish here!
A lot of the time, I make a mess when I cook. I end up using multiple pots and pans, a bunch of utensils, a couple plates, and so on. When I can get away with it, I really like to make one-pot recipes. Check out this easy, healthy, vegetarian one pot dinner recipe that you’re sure to love!
Roasted pomodoro pasta is a great plant-based, crowd-pleasing dinner option. It combines two of my favorite foods: pasta and roasted vegetables! Not only is it bright and colorful, it’s also nutritious and quick. Customize this recipe to your taste, or follow the steps exactly, and you’ll have a great meal in no time. Get the full thirty-minute recipe for roasted pomodoro pasta here!
Tofu is a versatile plant based protein source and is a great option for meatless meals. This ingredient is packed with nutrients and can be used in a variety of ways. It has been a staple of my vegetarian meal prep for years – even before I fully cut out meat from my diet! Learn more about tofu and try my healthy quinoa and tofu vegetable bowl recipe here.
If you’re interested in vegetarian or vegan cooking, chances are you’ve heard of nutritional yeast. But what are nutritional yeast flakes, really? It’s an unusual ingredient for casual chefs, to be sure, but it’s a useful one to keep on hand. Learn more about the benefits of nutritional yeast, and how to use it in your plant-based cooking, here!
Welcome to my Current Loves! Check out all the things that I am currently loving in my daily life, including a new skincare discovery kit, Reign on Netflix, and Susan Cain’s book on introverts!
Routines can be great, but they can often leave me in a rut. I’ve found this happens from time to time for me when it comes to cooking for the week. Read more about how to easily add variety to your week!