beans and pulses, vegan recipes

Lentil Sloppy Joes

This sloppy joe recipe is a wonderful meal, hearty, tangy, and full of protein. Perfect for a meatless Monday treat. Flavored with tomatoes, bell pepper, and spices, this is a quick and easy meal everyone will love!   Yield: 2 servings Ingredients: 1 cup lentils 2 tbsp. oil 2 cloves garlic 1 tsp. salt 1… Continue reading Lentil Sloppy Joes

side dishes

Mung Bean Hummus with Lentils and Turmeric

If you’ve never had mung beans before, I suggest you try them. They have a wonderful earthy flavor and when paired with lentils in this recipe you’ll keep coming back for more. I use this recipe with raw vegetables, roasted vegetables, sandwiches and wraps. For this recipe, I suggest you to soak the lentils and… Continue reading Mung Bean Hummus with Lentils and Turmeric

beans and pulses

Vegan Take Out: Sauteed Broccoli, Lentils, and Teriyaki Sauce

I love teriyaki sauce, and dressing it over fresh vegetables is so delicious. Making it yourself is easy, and this recipe is ready in less than 30 minutes! It's a great meal when your in the mood for takeout, it's healthy and easier on your wallet too! Yield: 2 servings Ingredients: 1 cup broccoli 1… Continue reading Vegan Take Out: Sauteed Broccoli, Lentils, and Teriyaki Sauce

beans and pulses, vegan recipes

Vegan Take Out: Spiced Lentils, Chickpeas, and Cauliflower with Jasmine Rice

The aroma of all the seasonings in this dish with lentils, chickpeas, and jasmine rice is so amazing. This dish is simple, and one of my favorites to share with loved ones, or if I’m craving some take-out; this is my go to recipe. This is a vegetarian and vegan friendly dish. Yield: 2 servings… Continue reading Vegan Take Out: Spiced Lentils, Chickpeas, and Cauliflower with Jasmine Rice

beans and pulses, pasta and noodle dishes, vegan recipes, vegetarian recipes

Lentil Bolognese with Spaghetti

Growing up my Mom would make spaghetti once a week. It was always my favorite. I’d always help her stir the sauce. The smell of sweet tomatoes and pasta always takes me back to those memories with her. She worked hard, and always made dinner for us; myself, my brother, and my father.  We never… Continue reading Lentil Bolognese with Spaghetti

beans and pulses, breakfast recipes

Breakfast Bowl with Lentils, Chickpeas, Oats, and Agave

I love breakfast, and I love the earthy taste you get with lentils. It's a perfect ingredient that's easy and quick to cook, and goes well with savory and sweet flavors.  You can substitute any of your favorite dried fruits and nuts for this recipe. Ingredients: 1/2 cup lentils 1/2 quinoa 1 tbsp. walnuts 1 tbsp.… Continue reading Breakfast Bowl with Lentils, Chickpeas, Oats, and Agave