Vegan Broccoli Salad Recipe

August 27, 2012


  Vegan Broccoli Salad: For the Salad: 1 head of broccoli 6 pieces vegan bacon 1 cup raisins 1 cup cashews Dressing for Salad: 1/2 cup sugar 1 cup Veganaise 2 tbsps red wine vinegar While cooking vegan bacon, wash and cut broccoli into bite-size pieces.  Place broccoli in a large bowl.  Add the raisins […]

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. […]

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Vegan Cookbooks Sale on Amazon Right Now!

August 21, 2012


Click on any of the titles below to check out the vegan cookbooks sale going on at Amazon right now! Veganist is 60% off! Chloe’s Kitchen is 42% off Veganomicon is 41% off Appetite for Reduction is 40%off The Happy Herbivore is 38% off

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Hurry! Swagbucks Has Gift Cards On Sale Today Only

May 7, 2012


Today only, get $5 gift cards on sale with Swagbucks.  The regular points price is 649.  They are on sale for 549! Note:  The gift cards are good for only, but one commenter over at SB was able to use theirs to purchase a regular Target gift card to use in-store. So, if […]

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 […]

Hearty Breakfast Bowl

April 29, 2012


Laurel on Health Food posted her version of the Hearty Breakfast Bowl from Kathy Freston’s newest book, The Lean, earlier this week.  Once I saw it, I could not wait for this weekend to get here so I could try it. Originally, I had planned on subbing the brown rice for quinoa, but we had […]

Vegan Lasagna

April 22, 2012


  Vegan Lasagna No boil lasagna pasta 2 jars spaghetti sauce 3 medium/large zucchini, peeled and sliced thin 1/2 green bell pepper, cut into dipping-size strips 2 1/2 cups frozen broccoli 1 teaspoon each of parsley, thyme, oregano, rosemary, garlic powder and minced dried onion 1/2 cup fresh spinach 1/4 cup meatless crumbles, optional Daiya […]