Side Dishes

1 Hour, 6 Ingredient, Whole Wheat Bread

1 Hour, 6 Ingredient, Whole Wheat Bread

  Do you ever have those days where being an adult is just really hard? Ugh, me, too. I had all of these grand plans for last week. I took time to write and organize all the to-do’s in my planner. I numbered the tasks […]

Curried Lentil Tomato Soup with Coconut Milk

Curried Lentil Tomato Soup with Coconut Milk

Baby, it’s STILL COLD OUTSIDE. Yep, still. And when it’s cold outside, I’m on the lookout for plant-based soup recipes. Piping hot soup is the only way I’ll survive the rest of winter! Say what? No, I’m not being… psssh, me? Dramatic? Well, okay, maybe […]

One Pan, Vegetarian Taco Casserole

One Pan, Vegetarian Taco Casserole

This One Pan, Vegetarian Taco Casserole is, hands-down, the easiest, very best, most delicious healthy meal prep recipe EVAAAAA. 👏🏼 I’m giving myself a round of applause (humbly though, very humbly, of course 😌 ). You know when you’re crunched for time and you have to work all […]

Easy Instant Pot Rice with (frozen) Veggies

Easy Instant Pot Rice with (frozen) Veggies

Say “Hello” to simple meal prep with this Easy Instant Pot Rice with Veggies recipe. It is the perfect side dish for quick dinners and work-friendly lunches. I got an Instant Pot for Christmas. If you don’t know what an Instant Pot is, you must […]

Garlic Herb Mashed Potatoes

Garlic Herb Mashed Potatoes

  Another plant-based holiday side dish coming at ya. Usually mashed potatoes are loaded with heavy cream and butter, but not these babies. This Garlic Herb Mashed Potato recipe is vegan-friendly, vegetarian and dairy-free.  I’m going to put myself out there and confess that I […]

Spinach Cranberry Squash Bake

Spinach Cranberry Squash Bake

  Watch out world. It’s November and you know what that means. Every recipe you search for is going to be Thanksgiving themed and I don’t disappoint here at A Nourished Life. I love love love the holidays so much. They are filled with so many […]

Vegetarian Herb Squash and Sweet Potato Soup

Vegetarian Herb Squash and Sweet Potato Soup

    Fall is coming. The morning air is crisper. The leaves are taking on bright new colors. It’s all apples and pumpkins until further notice, people. The days may be warm yet, but the night air dipping down into the 50’s (even the 40’s) is […]

Sweet Potato Cakes

Sweet Potato Cakes

This sweet potato cake recipe is an old favorite. It is well balanced, combining carbohydrates, a bit of protein, some vegetables, and healthy fats. You can easily make substitutions, too. Exchange spices, leafy greens, onions or eggs with ease. I have received some great feedback […]

Lavender-Infused Honey & Orange-Infused Honey

Lavender-Infused Honey & Orange-Infused Honey

Say, “Good-bye” to boring honey. For real. Go ahead– I’ll wait. Honey by itself is good, but why shouldn’t it be irresistible? I can’t think of a reason. Lavender and orange, can’t go wrong with those flavors. Both are tasty in lattes, baked goods, and […]