Spinach and Artichoke Puffs

What else do you do when you’re snowed in than eat delicious food?! The boyfriend and I were trying to come up with foods to stock up on for the impending snow. He said he wanted Spinach and Artichoke Pasta. I heard something completely different, because, well, I’m usually only half listening to him! You…

An Honest Hello Fresh Reviewย 

A friend of mine offered me a $40 off coupon for Hello Fresh. Because I have always been curious about these mail order cooking subscriptions, I figured now would be the time.  There’s an app. You start by downloading that. Then you pick things like your meal preference, ours was vegetarian, of course. I was…

Doc G’s Brewing Company Visitย 

Fun date idea on a budget is touring local breweries! It is my most favorite thing to do and is usually either free or maybe $5, and you get to learn!  When my boyfriend and I go on vacation, we also like to tour the local breweries of that town. Recently, we were camping where…

Mountain Pie Eggsย 

Oh Em Gee Y’all! Easy eggs cooked on the fire is a vegetarians dream breakfast!  First, you gotta obtain another human to do the dirty work.  I chose this guy ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿผ Second, you must convince said human to build you a fire ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿผ Ah yes, there ya go ๐Ÿ”ฅ  For normal mountain pies, I do…

Red Cabbage Beer BBQย 

Have you seen the viral video of the beer can red cabbage BBQ? I’ve been wanting to make that for a LONG time! I figured camping would be the best!  Then I remembered that alcohol is prohibited in the park we stay and all my beers were in bottles. So, I couldn’t obviously have alcohol…

Strawberry Cream Cheese Ice Box Cake

This is vegetarian. This is not my personal recipe. I found this on Pinterest and made it exactly the way it stated. And it was everything I wanted it to be and More!  Super unhealthy but I’m super ok with it for a summer BBQ!  Here’s the recipe! ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿผ Strawberry Cream Cheese Ice Box Cake By…

Tortellini Broccoli Salad (Vegetarian/Vegan)ย 

I needed something new to make for cookouts, and decided this would be delicious! I’m glad I made it! The original recipe is from Valerie’s Kitchen and can be found in this link below ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿผ Valerie’s Tortellini Broccoli Salad I switched up her recipe just a tad so that it was vegetarian!  Ingredients: 12-16 oz…

Cucumber Caprese Salad (Vegetarian)

I got this recipe from Ann’s Entitled Life, although, mine did not look like her picture, it was super delicious! You can find her recipe here ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿผ Cucumber Caprese Salad I will put my changes to the recipe below!  Ingredients:  4 tbsp EVOO 1 tbsp balsamic vinegar  1 tbsp basil, dried 1 tbsp oregano, dried…

Vegetable Medley on a Fire ๐Ÿ”ฅย 

A Dutch oven is a must for cooking on a fire, especially if you’re vegan!  Fire gloves are also super helpful safety tip.  A small metal shovel of sorts is what we take with us camping too. As you can see here, when we put the Dutch oven in the fire, we also load it…

Spicy Crab Puffs

I have a puff pastry addiction. And they’re on sale at my grocery. We are vegan, who go vegetarian about once a week. We are also from Maryland. So, Maryland Blue Crab will never leave our lives. I’m ok with it. We also only eat crab about one meal every three months. ๐Ÿฆ€  I also…

Eggplant Sandwich (Vegan)

I was looking for a good sandwich idea for Greggy for lunches since he works construction. We loved the Eggplant Parmesan so much, I thought this was a great idea!  You can make the sandwich an Eggplant Parmesan sandwich or I was thinking of using it like a ‘chicken’ sandwich and top with buffalo sauce…

Vegan Stuffed Peppers

Ok, so, I forget to get peppers at the grocery store. We had some leftover Tostitos, Greggy used them as a dip and I crushed mine on top. My point being, it’s a great stuffed pepper recipe but you could also just eat it straight up!  This is another one of those ‘use what you…

Broccoli and Rice Casserole (Vegetarian)ย 

Super easy! I had leftover rice and a tight budget. So, I threw some things together and win win win!!! Greggy said he wants me to make it again, so that rules!  Be playful with the recipe and use what leftovers you have!  Ingredients:  1 1/2 bags minute brown rice (I guess it equals maybe…