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7 Vegetarian Recipes You Need in Your Life

If you haven’t already hopped on the Meatless Monday trend, it’s about time you do. Eating less meat is not only good for you and your family, but also does a solid for the environment. Developing meal ideas without meat, is not everyone’s strength, so we’ve got you covered. Here are seven vegetarian recipe ideas that will have you saying, “chicken who?!”

Vegetable Tacos with Avocado Tomatillo Tacos

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Veggie tacos are some of the best ways to incorporate more vegetables into your diet.  The stuffing possibilities are endless and I promise you won’t miss the carnitas. (Not that you have to avoid them forever). Don’t be a skeptic, give them a try! Recipe here.

Roasted Veggie Enchilada Casserole

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This dish is ideal for a family of four or more. It’s flavorful, hearty, and packed with good-for-you veggies. Oh, and if it’s just you, that’s fine too. Hello, leftovers! Recipe here.

Vegetable Lo Mein

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Sure you could order vegetable lo mein from a restaurant, but cooking your own Chinese food will definitely cut down on the sodium and hidden ingredients. Recipe here.

Crispy Cauliflower Buffalo Poppers

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We promise these buffalo cauliflower bites will satiate any comfort food cravings you have. Pair this will baked sweet potato fries and your taste buds will thank you. Recipe here.

Green Pizza with Pesto, Artichoke, Feta, and Broccoli

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Can you ever go wrong with pizza? Definitely not! Make this, dig in, thank us later. Recipe here.

Sweet Potato and Black Bean Quinoa Bowls

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If you think eating out of a bowl is only for cereal, you have been missing out! Bowl meals are the best. Try this recipe or take any veggies and grains you have on hand, toss them together, add a sauce or dressing and boom, you’re done. It’s easy, filling and the variations are endless.

Creamy Butternut Squash and Spinach Tortellini

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Creamy, decadent, and no meat in sight. Recipe here.