Vegan Miso Soup

Vegan Miso Soup

Miso soup is one of the best parts of going to hibachi-style restaurants. A nice warm soup that you just never seem to have enough of! Now you don’t have to worry about that because not only can you have MORE but you can have it in the comfort of your own home! ...
Cinnamon Apple Waffles

Cinnamon Apple Waffles

Waffle time! We are bringing you all these AMAZING cinnamon waffles. They are quick and easy to make and hearty enough to serve as a healthy meal at ANY time of the day! Your little ones will love them and so will you. This is a great meal to add to your plant-based...
Vegan Hawaiian Pizza

Vegan Hawaiian Pizza

Pizza feeds the soul in every way imaginable. Warm, delicious and everything in between! This vegan Hawaiian pizza is definitely a game-changer! So many different flavors… Sweet, spicy, and savory, coming together to bring you this round (or whatever shape you...
Spring Tea Sandwiches

Spring Tea Sandwiches

These spring tea sandwiches are such easy and beautiful sandwiches to make for any special occasion or even just for fun. Make sure to let the kids join in on the sandwich construction, or even come up with a few new ideas on their own. It’s a fun and simple way...
Roasted Red Pepper Hummus

Roasted Red Pepper Hummus

Finding a quick and healthy snack for your family can be stressful at times. Many products are full of so many unnecessary fillers that aren’t the best things for your family’s health. This roasted red pepper hummus is a simple and very tasty snack to make...
Vegan Chocolate Chip Protein Bars

Vegan Chocolate Chip Protein Bars

We all have those days when it feels like we don’t have enough time for anything, especially eating. It’s great to have a quick and healthy option like these vegan chocolate chip protein bars to hold you over until the next meal. They are super easy to...
Hummus Stuffed Mini-Peppers

Hummus Stuffed Mini-Peppers

These hummus stuffed mini-peppers make an easy and delicious dish! It’s bright, fresh, and just the right touch of spice! The sweet chili sauce adds the perfect balance of sweet and spicy. It’s the perfect dish to bring your next gathering (very simple and...
Vegan Tortilla Soup

Vegan Tortilla Soup

Soup is by far one of my favorite comfort foods. All of the warm and aromatic flavors settle into your soul so perfectly! This vegan squash tortilla soup is everything you want in a soup, full of flavor, perfectly balanced, and light but hearty in its own way. It is...
Vegan Sausage Biscuits

Vegan Sausage Biscuits

Breakfast sandwiches have been a popular thing for as long as I can remember! They are super simple to make, absolutely scrumptious, and they’re handheld. Here at LGD, we have put together a vegan sausage biscuit for you guys and it is A-MAZ-ING (if we do say so...
Acai Smoothie Bowl

Acai Smoothie Bowl

Acai smoothie bowls are a very satisfying treat for when the weather gets warm. They are super tasty and are a great way to get antioxidants and many other vitamins and nutrients! Kids will enjoy them and have a blast customizing them with their favorite toppings!...
Zucchini Tacos

Zucchini Tacos

Warmer days are right around the corner. It’s the time to sit outside, soak up the rays and enjoy a nice, cool breeze. These zucchini tacos are PERFECT for when you want to enjoy something light and refreshing! This recipe is full of flavor and a perfect...
Tahini Caramel Apples

Tahini Caramel Apples

We love taking classic recipes and making them our own! This tahini caramel apple recipe has become one of our favorites. It’s super easy to create, the kids will enjoy making them and they’ll enjoy eating them even more! It’s a great dessert option...
Vegan Rice Sloppy Joes

Vegan Rice Sloppy Joes

These “not so sloppy” rice sloppy joes are insanely delicious! They’re full of bold flavors and 100% vegan. It’s a super easy meal that can be prepared in a short amount of time. This recipe would be a great addition to your plant-based meal...
Vegan Oatmeal Cream Pies

Vegan Oatmeal Cream Pies

You guys are going to love this one, LGD Fam! These vegan oatmeal cream pies will take you back in time. Back to a time when things seemed so simple and responsibilities were virtually non-existent. Living the DREAM! We’ve brought them back but this time,...
Vegan Nacho Cheese

Vegan Nacho Cheese

Remember going to a sporting event as a kid and getting a nice, BIG, order of nachos and cheese? That was awesome but this is BETTER! This vegan nacho cheese recipe is great for those moments where you want to take a trip down memory lane and reminisce about the good...
Vegan Squash with Creamy Garlic Sauce

Vegan Squash with Creamy Garlic Sauce

This vegan squash with creamy garlic sauce is a game-changer! It’s quick and packed with flavor. It’s a very sensible and filling meal, so you can eat it without feeling guilty. Make this recipe and enjoy it in under 30 min! What’s not to love about...
Asian Coleslaw with Avocado

Asian Coleslaw with Avocado

MMM MMM! This Asian coleslaw with avocado has become our new favorite! It only contains a few ingredients and best of all, it is VERY simple to make. Sometimes life gets hard and the last thing on your mind is making food. Thanks to easy plant-based meals like this...
Pistachio Pesto Pasta

Pistachio Pesto Pasta

You’re going to love this pistachio pesto pasta! It’s very creamy and full of flavor. This would be a great recipe to add to your arsenal of easy plant-based meals! It helps satisfy all of those cravings and is perfect for those moments where you want...
Vegan Loaded Potato Soup

Vegan Loaded Potato Soup

This loaded baked potato soup is exactly what you have been looking for. Let’s say you just started on your journey to becoming a plant-based family. You love soup, but the creamy part is missing because you can’t use dairy. If you continue down this path...
Vegan Curry Mustard Cauliflower

Vegan Curry Mustard Cauliflower

Cauliflower has slowly crept it’s way up to becoming a household favorite! Its versatility and ability to mix perfectly with so many different flavors makes this veggie a go-to! This curry mustard cauliflower is a warm and spicy recipe that has definitely become...
White Bean Parsnip Soup

White Bean Parsnip Soup

Soup is awesome! Throw a bunch of stuff in a pot, wait some time, end up with a delicious masterpiece… what is there not to love?! This white bean and parsnip soup works! An aromatic mixture of flavors combines with a smooth, creamy texture, it’s to die...
Vegan Peanut Butter Banana Waffles

Vegan Peanut Butter Banana Waffles

These peanut butter and banana waffles are out of this WORLD! The mix of flavors is great, the creaminess of the peanut butter and the moisture of the banana make these irresistible! Make sure you make enough because 1 waffle just won’t cut it. This Peanut...
Vegan Mushroom Tacos

Vegan Mushroom Tacos

In case you all haven’t noticed, we LOVE tacos here at LeanGreenDad but then again, WHO DOESN’T?! These vegan mushroom tacos are very tasty and deceivingly healthy! The kids will love them and so will you. Try these out at your next family taco night! This...
Vegan Tofu Fried Rice

Vegan Tofu Fried Rice

This vegan tofu fried rice recipe is awesome and can be made in under 20 minutes!  It’s super tasty and packed with quality plant-based power! You’ll love it and so will the little ones. Feel free to keep it simple or customize it to your liking and...
Quick and Easy Vegan Green Pea Wrap

Quick and Easy Vegan Green Pea Wrap

We all have those days that seem endless. You wake up, take the kids to school, go to work, take the kids to practice, etc. The last thing we want to do is go home to cook dinner. Luckily, this vegan Green Pea Wrap can be made in no time and is perfect for those...
The Easiest Vegan Chili

The Easiest Vegan Chili

We can all agree that chili is a delicious dish, the biggest downfall is how long it takes to make. Here at LGD, we have put together the easiest vegan chili recipe. YAY!  Make this whenever you’re craving a nice, warm, hefty bowl of chili! You could also make a...
Onion & Garlic Chickpea Snack

Onion & Garlic Chickpea Snack

I found crunchy chickpea snacks that were a bit pricey in a store and realized that I could easily make them myself for less. These chickpea snacks are only 2 to 3 ingredients, baked, oil free and a great healthy and filling, high protein and fiber snack that your...
Vegan Chocolate Hazelnut Spread

Vegan Chocolate Hazelnut Spread

Nutella has been promoted as a smart addition to a healthy breakfast, but is it really? With a long list of processed ingredients, including sugar, oil and milk as the main ingredients, I think we should seek an alternative to feed kids. This vegan chocolate hazelnut...
Grits with Tomatoes & Spinach

Grits with Tomatoes & Spinach

This grits with tomatoes & spinach is a great, easy recipe. I love instant grits that come in the single serve packets, because they make it so easy to put together a healthy and filling meal. This recipe is written for a single serving. Just up the ingredients...
Cream of Beet Soup

Cream of Beet Soup

This cream of beet soup recipe makes a very light and airy soup that is delicious served either hot or cold. In the heat of the summer, you can cook it the night before to have a nice chilled soup to serve the next day. This soup is also perfect for high intensity...
Rice & Cornichon Salad

Rice & Cornichon Salad

Cornichon pickles are my absolute favorite kind of pickles, and if you haven’t tried them before, you are in for a delicious surprise. They are very tart and crisp and pair wonderfully with the flavor of Campari tomatoes. In France, this recipe is traditionally done...
Chili Garlic Noodle Bowl

Chili Garlic Noodle Bowl

For this chili garlic noodle bowl recipe, we used rice noodles. Rice noodles are a great option, especially if someone has a gluten sensitivity. I used the pad Thai sized noodles that can be found in the Asian foods section of the grocery store. The chili garlic sauce...
Butter Bean Stir Fry

Butter Bean Stir Fry

This butter bean stir fry brings me back to when my grandmother used to grow butter beans in her garden, and I love them. If you have not had them before, they resemble extra large lima beans, but with more of a yellow color. This recipe makes for a super fast...
Beet Hummus Recipe

Beet Hummus Recipe

Hummus is great to use as a dip for carrot sticks, celery or pita bread. Or you can use it as a spread on toast for a healthy and quick snack. This oil free beet hummus has an amazing and fun color with many health benefits for you and your active kids! This Beet...
SBnJ with Toast

SBnJ with Toast

This SBnJ with toast is great for people of all ages. Kids will love this allergen-friendly take on a classic favorite. The homemade jam is made with chia seeds that thicken it up and go well with the fresh strawberries. The sun butter provides a smooth rich nut-free...
Lime Cheesecake Dip

Lime Cheesecake Dip

This lime cheesecake dip is naturally sweet and sour. Plus it is a fun snack, or dessert, idea for kids and everyone else. It is easy to make and perfect as a dip for graham crackers, fruit, or your spoon! This Lime Cheesecake Dip Recipe is: an easy vegan family snack...
Vegan BBQ Cauliflower Wings

Vegan BBQ Cauliflower Wings

This recipe requires just a bit more time than most of our recipes do, but it is non-prep time while the cauliflower is baking in the oven. You and the kids can pick out dipping sauces, maybe slice carrots and celery, and set the table while you are waiting on this...
Vegan Pumpkin Pie

Vegan Pumpkin Pie

With this vegan pumpkin pie recipe taking less than 10 steps to make, you can’t go wrong. Plus, it is delicious and nutritious, which just makes it an added bonus. Yum! This Vegan Pumpkin Pie Recipe is: less than 10 steps to make an easy vegan recipe a dessert...
Pasta with Spinach and Cherry Tomatoes

Pasta with Spinach and Cherry Tomatoes

This pasta with spinach and cherry tomatoes is very hearty and filling, but best of all nutritious! Take note that the recipe is written for a single serving, because it makes it simple to remember the amounts of ingredients needed. It is very easy to modify to serve...
Kale & Brussel Sprouts Salad

Kale & Brussel Sprouts Salad

I’ll admit that this kale & brussel sprouts salad recipe is a spin off of a salad that is currently popular at a restaurant near you. Who was it that said that copying was the sincerest form of flattery? The mixture of fresh ingredients makes it sweet, and...
Clean Green Power Protein Pudding

Clean Green Power Protein Pudding

This high protein pudding recipe is made with Clean Green Protein™ from Clean Machine® (available in the SHOP tab), which contains a super protein, super green and super omega plant called LENTEIN™. It is a complete food powder that gives this pudding a delicious...
Apple Pomegranate Chai Protein Smoothie

Apple Pomegranate Chai Protein Smoothie

About Plant-Based Protein Powder Plant-based protein powder has for a while been less effective than it’s dairy counterparts. Today, vegan protein powders have been taken to a whole other level thanks to Clean Green Protein. We have a smoothie recipe that will...
Vegan Cheesy Potato Pockets

Vegan Cheesy Potato Pockets

These vegan cheesy potato pockets are definitely cheesy but in a good way! They only take a few minutes to put together and enjoy. Have the little ones help you out, they’ll have a blast making them and you’ll have a blast watching them! This Vegan Cheesy...
Vegan Date Caramel Dip

Vegan Date Caramel Dip

This vegan date caramel dip AMAZING! It’s fresh, fruit sweetened, and is the perfect kid-friendly snack to serve with apple slices or as a healthy dessert topping. It is free of many allergens so it can be enjoyed by many! Dip your favorite fruit or snacks or...
Carrot Cake Pancakes

Carrot Cake Pancakes

These delicious vegan carrot cake pancakes may change the way you and your family look at breakfast…FOREVER! In addition to being extremely tasty, they can be made in no time. You can use boxed carrot cake or spice cake mix to get those warm flavors we all know...
Soft-Baked Peanut Butter Bars

Soft-Baked Peanut Butter Bars

These soft-baked peanut butter bars are a popular grab and go snack, but many of the ones in stores are loaded with a long list of refined ingredients. Rethink convenience with these quick and easy homemade soft-baked bars, which are made with just 5 simple...
Vegan Chocolate Covered Strawberries

Vegan Chocolate Covered Strawberries

These vegan chocolate covered strawberries are irresistible! Not only that, but they are a delicious way to include more fresh fruit and antioxidants in your diet without refined sugar. They are the perfect gift for your loved ones and a healthy treat that kids will...
Stuffed Banana Boats Recipe

Stuffed Banana Boats Recipe

These stuffed banana boats are a great quick and easy snack to make at home with simple everyday ingredients. They are also a delicious and fun camping snack to roast in the fire. This Stuffed Banana Boats Recipe is: made with natural plant-based vegan ingredients...
Vegan Bean Burrito

Vegan Bean Burrito

These vegan bean burritos will have you dancing a salsa, while you’re eating salsa! The prepared vegetarian refried beans is the reason that this recipe is so quick and easy to make. The kids can get them all folded and ready to go, and all that is left to do is...
Apple Nachos Recipe

Apple Nachos Recipe

This apple nachos recipe is a fun and creative way to include more fruit, with just the right amount of crunch, chewiness and sweetness that your whole family will enjoy! It is a great after school, or weekend, at home snack that can be made in just 5 minutes. This...