Raw Summer Squash Ravioli

Raw Summer Squash Ravioli - This vegan ravioli is a perfect snack or light meal for Summer. It also makes a nice presentation as an appetizer for a party.

In the past seventeen years of being vegan I have gone through phases of a raw vegan diet. I loved how I felt on a raw diet, but I found that I really missed cooked foods, especially in the colder months. Around March or so every year I start to crave more fresh fruits and vegetables. When the weather is warmer I find a raw vegan diet more doable. Since I have been craving fresh fruits and vegetables a lot lately, I thought I would make this Raw Summer Squash Ravioli. It is one of many raw recipes that I have made recently.

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Sweet Potato, Broccoli, and Pomegranate Quinoa Salad

Sweet Potato, Broccoli, and Pomegranate Quinoa Salad - This sweet and savory vegan gluten free salad is perfect for a potluck or party because it can be served at room temperature.Quinoa is one of those grains that I always have in my pantry. It is so easy to make, and goes well with so many things. I like to use it in place of rice, like in my Tofu Sushi Rolls or Lentil Quinoa Burritos, or use it in a salad, like Tabbouleh.

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Tofu Feta and Sun-Dried Tomato Pizza with Vegan Tzatziki

Tofu Feta and Sun-Dried Tomato Pizza with Vegan Tzatziki - Are you looking for something different for pizza night? This Greek inspired vegan pizza will hit the spot!

Sun-dried tomatoes are one thing that I try to always keep in my pantry. They add a nice sweet, chewy addition to anything you add them to. I especially love them on pizza. I also enjoy them in sun-dried tomato pesto pasta and sun-dried tomato and basil hummus.

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Kale Salad with Grapefruit and Blueberries

Kale Salad with Grapefruit and Blueberries - This light and refreshing salad is a perfect addition to your salad repertoire.

I love this time of year because I gravitate more towards fresh fruits and vegetables, instead of hot soups and other cooked foods. Luckily for me, I happen to have several neighbors who grow their own fruits and vegetables, and they are generous enough to share. This Kale Salad with Grapefruit and Blueberries came about because I was gifted with some freshly picked grapefruit, lacinato kale, and Red Russian kale.

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