What If…

What if you focused on the miracle of your body, rather than your outward appearance? Could you accept yourself if the image in the mirror did not meet the standards of our thinness obsessed society? If you did not have a thigh gap? If your bones did not protrude? But you felt healthy and strong? What if you could actually see how the food…

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…