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5 Physical Improvements I've Had Since Going Vegan

You know how sometimes we get caught in a whirlwind of things suddenly happening to us, and we forget something important? Well, that recently happened to me: I recently started a new job, got lots of new opportunities for my blog (the new Everyday Heroes series taking off was awesome!), continued to explore our new surroundings in the Northwest Washington and almost got used to this new rhythm of life – and in the meantime, completely forgot that it's been over a year since I ditched all animal-derived foods and went vegan!All is not lost, so I’m going to celebrate my belated Veganniversary (yes, that’s a real word) today! And what’s a better way to do this than to count all my blessings and see how my life and wellbeing have changed since I made a leap towards a more responsible, sustainable lifestyle....more

Vegan Tamarind and Kabocha Squash Soup Recipe

Labor Day has passed, and you know what that means – fall recipes are beginning to pop up all over the blogosphere! Today I’d like to share with you the recipe for Tamarind and Kabocha Squash Soup that I recently came up with – but before you say to yourself, ‘Those ingredients sound way too fancy!’, bear with me for a minute: I’ve got some suggestions for easy substitutions down below....more

Golden Curried Red Lentil, Vegetable & Coconut Soup

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Greek Rainbow Chard Burritos

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Chocolate Chip Zucchini Bread Cookies

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Buckwheat and Potato Fritters

Gluten free buckwheat,potato and pumpkin fritters-ve...more

Healthier Food

Its late at night and I'm about to write my first short post. I just watched an interview with Michael Pollan and it reminded me about how all that packaged food is bad for us. I'm thinking about becoming a vegetarian again OR just eating healthier. Not sure yet. I was a vegetarian twice. Once for a year and the second time I was a vegetarian for a week. I'll decide tomorrow its late at night here. Goodnight all (or whomever is reading this)....more