Author: Ellen

Vegan Salted Caramel Cheesecake

Let’s get one thing straight- this cheesecake is delicious all by itself.  Nutty crust with hints of sweetness in each bite from the dried cranberries, then...

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Fettuccine Alfredo with Roasted Cauliflower and Pinenuts

I’m all about efficiency, so right now we’re killing two birds with one stone- it’s National Fettuccine Alfredo Day and this recipe is the PERFECT meal...

DIY Vegan Butter

Butter.  There is really nothing like it. I’d like to argue that even the healthiest eaters swoon when they taste a dish made with the...

Sugar Cleanse Part V

“…but it doesn’t matter if you lapse, so long as your intention is to continue.  I like this thinking.  It acknowledges how we humans operate....

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Crispy Sweet Potato Fries + 2 Dipping Sauces

Unless this is the first post you’re reading on Health Tastes Good, you know I’m in love with sugar. Sweet > Savory any and every...

Mango Salsa

If you haven’t noticed by the posts this week, I FINALLY got a real camera! Up until now I’ve been shooting everything on my iPhone,...

Sweet Potato Quesadilla with Kale and Caramelized Onions

If you haven’t seen Dana Carvey’s: Straight White Male, 60, you should absolutely go watch it on Netflix now.  After you do, you will never...

Baba Ganoush

Baba Ganoush is one of those foods I always remember growing up with, but turning my nose up at as a kid.  Funny name + eggplant?! No...

Edamame Caviar

It’s all about dips and bites this week in preparation for the Super Bowl on Sunday!  Did you know Super Bowl Sunday is the biggest...

Roasted Peanut Tempeh

Stop what you’re doing.  Oh wait, you’re reading my blog.  Ok, carry on, because you MUST MAKE THIS RECIPE STAT! Seriously, for it’s optimal version...