On Losing and (Re)gaining my Health

Originally published on my blog, www.rachelinveganland.com...more

Turmeric Milk (vegan)

Fresh Deconstructed Spring Rolls

Carrot and Green Tea Ginger Juice

Rainbow Tofu Salad

Tofu is a common ingredient you will find in many Chinese recipes.  I personally like to dress these white, mild flavored tender cubes with all kinds of spices.  Sichuan style mapo tofu is one of my favorites.  If you haven’t tried any tofu, this rainbow tofu salad, dressed with homemade spicy tahini sauce, will make you remember tofu in a good way....more

Date & Tahini Protein Smoothie

It’s 7am and both the husband and the child are still sleeping. We’re on ‘vacation’ time now so the kid has been going to sleep at around 9pm, which means she’s been sleeping until 8ish and we are all loving every second of it. I thought I might steal a few quiet moments to myself this morning—fresh cup of brewed coffee, sitting chair all to myself—-to finish this post in peace. I’m kinda excited about it (well if that’s not the nerdiest thing to be excited about, I’m not sure what is). ...more

Product Review - Schmidt's Natural Deodorant

Ozone Layer Deodorant is amazing and one stick lasts six months.... no chemicals or aluminum or ...more

Loaded Veggie Spread

I am absolutely in love with this dip/spread/amazing addition to any sandwich or vegetable. It is by pure experimental accident (recipe testing) that I decided to add vegetables to my homemade hummus and thus this amazing spread was born....more

How to Go Vegan in 9 Easy Steps

SURPRISE! The blue-haired hippie is a vegan! Who'd have guessed it, right? There are a number of reasons why people go vegan, which is a post for another day, but in this one I'm going to assume you already have your reasons and are ready to take the plunge. Making a change like this can be really intimidating, especially when you realize that vegan is a lifestyle and not just a diet. But you're not alone! I'm here to walk you through all the basic steps. ...more
Wasn't there a show; several  New Yorkers went Vegan for a month?more