The Quest Begins

“Each morning we are born again.  What we do today is what matters most.”  -Buddha Happy Second Day of Spring! I thought I’d take a moment to update you on my Druid journey. Last week, I wrote about a fitness program called Nerd Fitness Academy that turns diet and exercise into a role-playing game. Since…

Spicy Peanut Sauce

Today’s Meatless Monday isn’t a meal recipe, but instead a sauce recipe that you can use to create your own meal. We mix this sauce into buckwheat soba noodles and mix in tofu, grated carrots, green onions and unsalted roasted peanuts. You can also use mixed veggies instead of tofu, rice instead of noodles, or…

Sauteed Sweet Potatoes & Spinach

I’m sure by now you’ve noticed that I have serious love for soup, curry and sweet potatoes. Well, this Meatless Monday only has two of those things, because I just did soup last week. I used today’s recipe as my side dish contribution last Thanksgiving, but it served as the main dish at home while…

Curried Coconut Carrot Soup

It’s time for another Meatless Monday!  I know I started last week with an informative post about the Root Chakra, which endorses a meaty diet, so I felt the need to make up for it this week.  Over the weekend, I ended up with about half a can of coconut milk leftover from another recipe,…

Nearly-Meatless Monday

Yesterday, my boyfriend and I made plans to get to work early to catch a local musician performing on The Voice. We don’t have TV so if we want to watch live shows, we have to use the one at work. This singer had recently been knocked out of the competition, but there’s a chance…

Curried Cauliflower Lentil Soup

I’m just going to keep rockin’ with these Meatless Mondays, because vegetables are damn good for you.  The boyfriend wanted to try some new recipes this week, and I’ve had this soup recipe book that I picked up from a magazine rack almost a year ago.  Most of the soups are creamy or have meat…