Kathy Patalsky

There is a cat sleeping on my desk, sunshine coming through my window (I hope) & yummy vegan food in my kitchen .. to photograph or eat (whichever comes first.) Explore my vegan recipes and images at www.healthy-happy-life.com

Lifting Lemon-Garlic Rice & Lentil Soup: Zingy Spring Meal!

Need a lift? Here you go. This Lifting Lemon-Garlic Rice & Lentil Soup was our Sunday-night Easter dinner and it was amazing! ...more

Spring Round-Up: 36 Vegan Easter Recipes via Finding Vegan!

Easter is this weekend and I wanted to share a few amazing Vegan Easter Recipes I found for you over on my other site FindingVegan.com. Check out these bunny-filled, veganized, spring-y, yummy, Easter-basket-approved, Easter-Bunny-approved recipes!...Read more » This is a summary, images and full post available on HHL website! ...more

Coconut Oil Roasted Sweet Potatoes

This will be one of your new favorite ways to prepare sweet potatoes. I promise you that. Sure, these Coconut Oil Roasted Sweet Potatoes are pretty gosh darn simple ....more

3-2-1 Hummus!

You will never forget this easy, go-to, easily customizable hummus recipe! Make this dish a staple in your healthy, happy, vegan kitchen! 3-2-1 Hummus!..Read more » This is a summary, images and full post available on HHL website! ...more

Ginger-Peanut Power Up Greens Salad Rolls. Brown Rice Wraps!

These tasty Ginger-Peanut Power Up Greens Salad Rolls are all the loveliness of a peanut-ginger kale salad, rolled up into a grab-n-enjoy brown rice roll! Super refreshing for warmer weather, these greens and carrot wraps can be served as a healthy-delicious snack, appetizer or alongside most any meal. I made these rolls using a new kale-infused product from Dole!..Read more » This is a summary, images and full post available on HHL website! ...more

Easy Vegan Vanilla Bean Custard. Silky Bliss.

This easy vegan Vanilla Bean Custard can be whipped up in a few minutes, chilled and ready to enjoy in just under an hour. Simple. Subtle ....more

Curried "Eggy" Scramble Toasts! Vegan Brunch-wiches.

I was headed into cooking oblivion without a clue what I was making. I had some leftover brown rice and some amazing cooked chickpeas. Protein ....more

My New Vegan Mattress. Essentia.

Wellness. Sleep. Beds ....more

Green Sunshine Dip. Asparagus, Lemon, Avocado, Chickpeas.

Spring was simply made for smart snacking. And this Green Sunshine Dip made using fresh spring asparagus, sunny lemon juice, creamy avocado and nutty chickpeas is just the thing your snack platter needs. Serve it as a munch-as-you'd-like dip or slather it on top of sprouted grain toast for open-faced sandwiches ....more

Peanut Butter Banana Chocolate Smoothie Bowl. Healthy Treat!

Acai bowls, I love you, but make room for another smoothie bowl on the block. The Chocolate Bowl. The Peanut Butter Banana Chocolate Smoothie Bowl to be exact ....more