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Chocolate, Coconut & Rum Pie – This Blog’s Last Sugar Binge!

Two years ago my husband found out he had high blood pressure and high cholesterol. He worried that this was the beginning of the downward spiral to poor health like it had been for his dad. Knowing these issues were … Continue reading

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Eureka! Homemade Vegan Yogurt!

Originally posted on VegCharlotte:
I did it!  I did it!  I DID IT! As some of you may remember from a previous post, yogurt has been the hardest thing for me to give up.  I tried a number of alternative…

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Dairy Free Yogurts

I recently wrote the post, Can Probiotics Make You Happy, about research that shows that probiotics have been shown to reduce anxiety. This got me interested in the other bennies of probiotics (which are many!). Anyway, I’ve been trying to … Continue reading

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California Girls

I’ve met so many amazing people since I started blogging, and one such person is Carmen from Fashionable Over 50. Carmen is a lovely woman whose grace and beauty defy age. Not only does she have a great sense of style, … Continue reading

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Can Probiotics Make You Happy?

Mostly from Jamie Lee Curtis Activia yogurt commercials, I know that probiotics are supposed to help with digestive issues. I don’t have gut issues and I haven’t heard much about the importance of probiotics from the plant-based community, so I haven’t incorporated … Continue reading

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BerryRipe’s 50 Top Vegan Blogs of 2013

The wonderful wellness blog, BerryRipe, shared their list of The Top 50 Vegan Blogs of 2013 last week. I loved this post! I admit that this is in no small part because I’m on this list. Thank you BerryRipe – … Continue reading

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Meat: Hmm…

Meat: Hmm… “dead, rotting, decomposing flesh of carcasses. Doesn’t sound like something you’d want to eat, huh? Not to mention the pesticides, hormones, steroids, and antibiotics. Oops! We almost forgot mad cow disease, bird flu, salmonella, E. coli, trichinosis, and … Continue reading

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Skinny Chocolate Shake

My husband and I are in Boston this week, so I’ve decided to repost some oldie but goodie posts while I’m away. I look forward to catching up with everyone when I get home. Have a beautiful week! Skinny Chocolate … Continue reading

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7 Simple Steps to Superior Health

My husband and I are in Boston this week, so I’ve decided to repost some oldie but goodie posts while I’m away. I look forward to catching up with everyone when I get home. Have a beautiful week! 7 Simple … Continue reading

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Nourishing?

“In the next ten years, one of the things you’re bound to hear is that animal protein is one of the most toxic nutrients of all that can be considered. Quite simply, the more you substitute plant foods for animal … Continue reading

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