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Mocha Chip Muffins

September 1, 2012


Mocha Chip Muffins from Vegan with a Vengeanceare one of our favorite muffins.  The dense, chocolate bite of muffin paired with the gooey chocolate chips makes them perfect as a dessert, too! Source

Kidney Bean and Butternut Jamba Stew

August 23, 2012


It’s a funny story how dinner evolved. I have absolutely no meal plan this week, so I asked my daughter to pick out any dried beans from the pantry that she would like for dinner tonight. She picked red kidney beans. I popped them in the pressure cooker, then started my search for a recipe. […]

For Your Carnivorous Friends: Chick Fil @ Is Not a Healthier Option!

April 30, 2012


Have you seen The Food Babe‘s investigative post over at 100 Days of Real Food about what is really in some of Chick Fil @’s foods?  If you have friends who eat at Chick Fil @ because they think it is a healthier option, please share this information.  Also, be sure to check out Food […]

What I Ate Wednesday

February 8, 2012


Breakfast: Strawberry Smoothies (fresh strawberries, organic soy milk, spinach, banana, water and a splash of flax oil) and Fruit Salad (strawberries, blueberries, kiwi, peaches, apples and clementines) Lunch: We went to the theatre with friends.  We ran into more of our friends there unexpectedly!  We happily met up for lunch at the vegan restaurant nearby […]

Vegan Gelato Cones and The Health Nut in Lake Mary

December 1, 2011


We picked these vegan ice cream cones up at Aldi on sale the other day to pair with locally-made vegan gelato we found at The Health Nut.  If you are in Central Florida, check out The Health Nut on their [Facebook page HERE].  Then, go grab some of the delicious gelato!

Natural-Labeled Cereals Found to Contain GMO’s

November 17, 2011


At the beginning of the year I found out that I had to become more diligent about reading packaging and researching brands before making the purchase and preparing foods for my family. Unfortunately, it has recently come to light, thanks to Natural News and The Cornucopia Institute, that many breakfast cereal brands that I have […]

Color Me Blue/Purple: Color Me Vegan Series and Giveaway

October 9, 2011


Welcome to the Color Me Blue/Purple day of the (Color Me Vegan) Series!  Thanks to everyone who participated in the contest.  Our winner was announced last week on the Giveaway page. This week’s simple nutritional fact from the book is that only 3 percent of the average American’s produce intake is made up of blue […]