Earth Day Musings

Oh, my lovely earthlings. How I adore this day when all eyes turn to Pachamama and we give just a little (or a lot) back for all we have. If you’re wondering what you can do today, just remember that every effort counts no matter how small it may seem. The butterfly effect, as many…

Vegan Cookies

Okay guys, I promise you this is the easiest vegan cookie recipe ever. Here’s what you’ll need: Oats (any kind) A banana (mashed) Peanut butter or almond butter Any sweetener (coconut sugar, maple syrup, agave nectar, etc). Mix everything up in a bowl and spoon small chunks onto a baking sheet. I topped mine off…

Strawberry Nana Nice Cream

With the sun shining and only a few days left of my Senior year, I have a bunch of ripe bananas just waiting to be eaten! This is strawberry PB2 nana nice cream with even MORE peanut butter on top. Want to make some? Here’s what you’ll need: Frozen ripe bananas Frozen strawberries PB2 (peanut butter…

What I Eat In A Day As A Vegan

After what seems like only a few short weeks, I’m proud to announce I’ve transitioned gracefully into the vegan lifestyle. And questions I hear too often than not are: “What does the vegan lifestyle entail?”or “So, what can you eat?” and “Wait, are eggs vegan?”  So, I’m here to put some curiosities to rest and…

Health Foods Haul

While staying consistent by cooking a vegan diet in my college dorm room has its perks, splurging a bit at health foods stores is undoubtedly my guilty pleasure. DISCLAIMER: I’m not going out and purchasing these items on the reg (more like a weekly treat depending on how I’m feeling). I fully understand that everyone…

Cacao Banana Nice Cream

What do you do when you have a bunch of frozen fruit and cacao? You make cacao banana nice cream! ‘Nice cream‘ is basically just blended frozen bananas–vegans go crazy for that shit. The great part about this recipe is that you can substitute any fruit in or out. For this particular breakfast, you’ll need:…

Guiltless Oil-Free Fries

Do you love potatoes but fear the fatty frying oil? We’ve been programmed to believe that fries mean oil, fat, and an overall unhealthy choice that threatens to sabotage your diet. But what if I told you, you could still eat fries without all the extra oil? Your solution: Baked Oil-Free Fries I began by…

Spaghetti Squash Pasta

This past winter, I discovered the magical abilities of the spaghetti squash. It tastes like a squash and it looks like a squash, but it’s not your average squash. The spaghetti squash’s magic lies in its ability to form stringy pasta-like tendrils that can be coaxed out with a fork post-bake. Sounds a little freaky, I…

Vegan Chocolate Pudding

Vegan. Chocolate. Pudding. Just wow. Dessert for breakfast, anyone? If you’re craving the sweetness of pudding, but don’t want to consume those processed fats and sugars, this is the perfect solution for you. And it’s only made out of four ingredients! 1 Banana: Make sure it’s a ripe RIPE banana. I stress the word ripe because bananas should be…

Vegan Snack Hacks

So, You’re Traveling This Weekend! But You’re Trying To Be Vegan… To be honest, I’m new to the game. I haven’t gone fully vegan just yet (blog post about my journey to veganism soon to come), but I’m trying! Besides spending hours upon hours watching “What I Eat In A Day” YouTube videos, I’m a…

Thinking about going Vegan? Watch Earthlings.

DISCLAIMER: This. Is. Important. If you only choose to read one post from my blog, I hope it’s this one. Ignorance has only prevailed so long, only because people don’t want to know the truth. -Earthlings It’s 1:13 am, and I’m laying in bed crying while watching Earthlings. Some may say documentaries like these are too…