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The Zen Vegan This is me, trying to find my zen while exploring one of my favorite things - cooking.

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The Zen Vegan · 1M ago

Roasted Broccoli with Garlic and Lemon

I love broccoli. I eat it cooked or raw. It's delicious in just about every way.Roasted Broccoli with Garlic and LemonOne pound fresh broccoli florets, or one bag frozen broccoli floretsOliv...
The Zen Vegan · 2M ago

Meatballs in Onion Sauce

I absolutely loveĀ Gardein's Meatless Meatballs. Seriously, they are my favorite. I tend to keep a bag in the freezer often, and use either in spaghetti or meatball sandwiches. But I wanted s...
The Zen Vegan · 2M ago

German Sauerkraut Soup

Growing up, I didn't like sauerkraut. Then one day I sauteed some sausage and threw in some onions and green peppers. On a whim, I added a can of sauerkraut. I've kind of liked it ever since...
The Zen Vegan · 2M ago

Green Bean and Tomato Salad

This is a really refreshing and light simple salad.Green Bean and Tomato Salad2 c. green beans, either fresh and cut into 2 inch pieces, or frozenOne tomato, sliced into 12 wedges1 T. red wi...
The Zen Vegan · 2M ago

Five Spice Tofu

I've said several times before how much my family loves to grill, and how I often try to get them to expand their grilling repertoire. This is one of those times, and the results were delici...
The Zen Vegan · 2M ago

Garlicky Kale and Mushrooms

Kale gets a lot of hate, I've noticed, but my family loves the stuff. I like it cooked, or raw in salads.Garlicky Kale and MushroomsOlive oil6 cloves garlic, minced1/4 t. saltOne small packa...
The Zen Vegan · 2M ago

Chick'n in Champagne

Two things lately I've been kind of on a kick about - reading about life in France and trying different wines. I've become a little obsessed now with finding recipes that cook with wine, and...
The Zen Vegan · 2M ago

Shepherd's Pie

There are soooo many recipes out there for Shepherd's Pie. I've tried a few. I knew this one would be a hit when my husband walked through the door and asked what smelled so good? He had two...
The Zen Vegan · 2M ago

Tabbouleh with Cantaloupe and Pecans

I like tabbouleh, but it's hit or miss with my family. I'll be honest, I think this would have been better without the addition of cantaloupe, but hindsight is 20/20. Make it and decide for ...
The Zen Vegan · 2M ago

Bean Salad

I always thought bean salads were unappealing. I mean, I like beans and all, but something about bean salads just looked boring. Not this one!Bean SaladOne can kidney beans, drainedOne can p...