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Traditional Vegan Thanksgiving Dinner: Holiday Meal Ideas

Traditional Vegan Thanksgiving Dinner: Holiday Meal Ideas

Well, this post is super late (oops!), but hopefully it will give whoever is reading this some holiday food ideas. I admit that this is not whole foods, nor is it particularly healthy as there is a lot of stuff that I bought from the store. Now, this is traditional in my house, so it may not be the same for you. Just to let you know I did have a turkey on my table for dinner. So what is…

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Vegan Mini Apple Pie Recipe: A Little Indulgence

Vegan Mini Apple Pie Recipe: A Little Indulgence

Apple pie is one of those traditional holiday desserts that everyone seems to expect. Well, Thanksgiving 2017 I had the unique experience of being by myself for the holidays. My family had all decided to go to Colorado Springs to visit family there. I, however, had the pleasure of working Thursday like I do every week. So, what’s a girl to do when she has to plan a holiday dinner all by herself? Go mini of course! I know that…

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Easy Vegan Gravy With Potatoes: Foolproof Gravy

Easy Vegan Gravy With Potatoes: Foolproof Gravy

I am the kind of girl that can go into a kitchen and make something. I can cook and bake with ease, if not a lot of mess. Do not hand my flour for it goes everywhere! However there is one thing that I cannot cook to save my life. Have you guessed what it is? I’m sure you have from reading the title, but it’s gravy. I can’t make gravy. If it has flour in it then I get…

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Basic Vegan Cashew Cream Recipe: The Cream for Everything

Basic Vegan Cashew Cream Recipe: The Cream for Everything

Have you ever just wanted one recipe that you can make a tweak or two and add it to everything to just make it taste better? Well, that is what cashew cream does. It is a wonderfully neutral base that can go sweet or savory, or just add that extra something to the recipe. Cashews by themselves are high in protein and essential fats for healthy skin and nails. They are also a wonderful source of magnesium, so for the…

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Best Vegan Foods: Body and Mind

Best Vegan Foods: Body and Mind

If I were to base the best vegan foods by taste, it would most likely be filled with preservative added and refined junk food, although I’m not craving it nearly as much now as I would have since I started being proactive in my whole food preparation. But that is not what this post is about. This is about getting the most out of life, and the food we eat not just to sustain us, but allow us to thrive….

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Date Sugar Recipe: The Sweetest Thing on Planet Earth

Date Sugar Recipe: The Sweetest Thing on Planet Earth

I consider myself to be a lover of all things sweet. The sweeter, the better in my opinion. There is however one food out there that is too sweet even for my tastes, and that food is dates. Specifically Medjool dates, but even the regular ones can be too sweet for me. So, what to do with nature’s perfect sweetener? Turn it into sugar of course! Now, this sugar will be great in anything baked, or oatmeal in the morning,…

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Ritual Vitamin Review: The Optimal Vitamin for Women

Ritual Vitamin Review: The Optimal Vitamin for Women

Ritual Vitamins for Women claim that their vitamin is the only one you will need, but is it true? I’ve been taking the Ritual vitamin for about 2 months now, with an almost three week stop of them to see what would happen and here are my thoughts on the matter. Just to let the people who don’t really want to read the full review know, I’m still taking them, so I like what they do to me. Click Here…

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Simple Cooking Recipes For Beginners: Soup Edition

Simple Cooking Recipes For Beginners: Soup Edition

The easiest recipe anyone can make has to be soup. I mean, it’s difficult to screw up a pot of water, or broth, and veggies. It becomes slightly harder when adding rice, pasta, or tofu, but not by a substantial amount. Here are a few of my top simple cooking recipes for beginners: the soup edition! Basic Potato Soup This soup is perfect for beginners and can be served several different ways. I prefer mine blended completely to give it…

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Veestro Meal Plan Review: Worth the Hype?

Veestro Meal Plan Review: Worth the Hype?

What makes Veestro meal delivery plans so great? It could be that it is 100% plant based, or the fact that everything is organic. Some might say it’s the fact that there are no preservatives, while others are happy with fully prepped meals. They have gluten free, kosher, or both meal packs ready for perusal. They are also on the less expensive end of the scale, especially since everything is organic. Here is my honest Veestro Meal Plan review. Overview…

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High Vegan Protein Comparison: Tofu vs. Beans

High Vegan Protein Comparison: Tofu vs. Beans

The two most common vegan proteins that everyone seems to know about is tofu and beans. However, which is the best bang for your buck not just in protein, but price wise, versatility, and the different nutrients they give. At the end I will also be exploring other source that might surprise you. This is my High Vegan Protein Comparison battle of the tofu and the beans! Now I will be looking at extra firm tofu, canned black beans, and…

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