Category: Food

PSA: Yes, Yeast Is Vegan!

PSA: Yes, Yeast Is Vegan!

Nutritional yeast is a staple for many vegans, often used to impart a cheesy flavor to savory meals. Regular ol’ yeast is used in tons of breads and pizza dough, and to be honest, I can’t imagine life without pizza– are you really living if […]

Collagen: A Magic Pill To Replace Healthy Fats & Protein?

Collagen: A Magic Pill To Replace Healthy Fats & Protein?

A few months ago, I was scrolling through Instagram and came across a friend’s post. She’d posted a photo of a collagen snack bar, commenting that she was trying it out to see what the big deal was. Would it make her skin glow or […]

Apple Crumbly Pie & Raleigh Food Adventures

Apple Crumbly Pie & Raleigh Food Adventures

Good morning and happy Monday! This weekend was awesome, and I can’t wait to share it with you. We started off the weekend by going to the Raleigh Farmer’s Market to check out the local produce. I love checking out what’s on tap for the […]

Intuitive Eating 101: How to Eat What You Need While Eating What You Want

Intuitive Eating 101: How to Eat What You Need While Eating What You Want

Eating intuitively always stumped me in college. I thought that eating intuitively meant that if I wanted ten slices of pepperoni pizza, then by Jove, I was going to have it! Because, I mean, it wasn’t every day, right? Well… it was something different every day, […]

Oil-Free Pumpkin Spice Muffins

Oil-Free Pumpkin Spice Muffins

Good morning and Happy October! Only 29 days left to enjoy the Halloween season! 😉 And what better way to kick it off than with pumpkin spice? Now, I can’t say that pumpkin spice will include lattes this year– unfortunately, there’s sweetened condensed milk in the […]

The Complete Protein: Getting Enough Protein While Eating Plant-Based

The Complete Protein: Getting Enough Protein While Eating Plant-Based

Since having gone vegan, the first question everyone asks (every time we see them…) is where Dave and I get our protein. While we eat a wide variety of different foods and try out tons of cool recipes, people are immediately concerned for our well-being […]

Our Top 5 Favorite Vegan Cheese Recipes!

Our Top 5 Favorite Vegan Cheese Recipes!

Cheese is one of the main excuses for why a ton of people would never go vegan. And honestly, I get it: it’s salty, savory, and gooey AF. It’s hard to replace! What would you do without it in your macaroni and cheese, French onion […]

Got Green? What You Need to Know About Spirulina Today!

Got Green? What You Need to Know About Spirulina Today!

For the most of my life, I’ve been anemic. However, for most of my life, I ate a lot of meat and dairy. Back in the day, you would have been hard-pressed to find all that much green in my regular breakfast. When I lived […]

5 Hearty Plant-Based & Boyfriend-Approved Dinners!

5 Hearty Plant-Based & Boyfriend-Approved Dinners!

When I first cut out meat from my diet, I ate everything in sight. I didn’t really know what I was doing, so I was always hungry. I ate so many snacks, and hummus* and I? Instant best friends. *~And we lived happily ever after.~* […]

VegFest #2 & Why You Should Go To One!

VegFest #2 & Why You Should Go To One!

This weekend, we went to our second ever VegFest in Richmond, Virginia: the Richmond Vegetarian Festival. The festival was hosted on Saturday in a local park. Dozens of food and clothing vendors set up camp, and thousands of visitors roamed the grounds. We’d only been […]