Healthy Swaps

Sometimes I think people don't eat healthy because it feels like too much work. I am here to prove you wrong! Here are 5 super simple swaps (I love alliteration) you can make to healthify (I love making up words) your life. So go ahead, indulge that sweet tooth. You will have a hard time wiping…

Feeling Kinda Green

I'm trying to keep up with all the goodies in my weekly CSA box. And that my friends, is easier said than done! Each week I receive a plethora of leafy greens. Therefore, I am forced to become very creative so nothing goes to waste. Just look what I accomplished with my spinach this week!…

Mornings

I am a morning person. I don't remember if this has always been the case, but it most certainly is now. I'm not even sure when I first admitted this to myself, or when I actually voiced it out loud, but it is true; 6:00 in the morning beats 11:00 at night. Any. Day. Of. The. Week. (Weekends included.) Looking back,…

Salads (Only the title is uninspired.)

A few weeks ago, my in-laws invited the fam to join them for lunch at one of their favorite restaurants. As always, I scoured the menu ahead of time, scoping out what my eating options would be. Veganism does have its challenges when eating at a mainstream restaurant. The pickings were pretty slim. It looked like…

Homemade Iced Coffee (complete with homemade almond milk)!

We (coffee and I) met when I was quite young. My grandpa and I would sit around the kitchen table dunking grandma's homemade molasses cookies into steaming cups of coffee. Of course my cup wasn't really steaming, as it was mostly milk and sugar with a little coffee mixed in, but you get the idea. Then…