Tag Archives: healthy eating

It’s My Blogiversary!!!

I can’t believe I’ve been blogging for a year – it’s been so much fun! As much as I enjoy sharing recipes and writing posts about my plant-based journey what I love most about my blog is YOU! Yes, you, my … Continue reading

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Should You Go Raw?

When my husband and I transitioned to a plant-based diet, we had fun trying the vegan eateries in our area. One of the first ones we went to was 118 Degrees in Costa Mesa. On our drive to the restaurant, … Continue reading

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Cherry Cheesecake

Do you want to make that special someone a rich, luscious, lovely AND healthy dessert for Valentine’s Day? Then check out Abby’s amazing raw vegan Cherry Cheesecake. OMG – her photos have me drooling!

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Seabirds Kitchen – OC’s New Vegan Hot Spot!

My ex-husbands main sustenance was Doritos, M & M’s, fast food and Mountain Dew. I didn’t eat healthfully back then either, but at least I ate my veggies. My ex hated all veggies except for Brussels sprouts, the one veggie … Continue reading

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Healthy Chocolate Chip Detox Fudge (Dairy-Free, Vegan)

Originally posted on My Vegan Heart Blog:
I found this recipe on http://www.oatmealwithafork.com/2013/10/28/chocolate-chip-detox-fudge-dairy-free-vegan/ I am looking forward to trying the recipe out. Healthy Chocolate Chip Detox Fudge (Dairy-Free, Vegan) Print Prep time 5 mins Total time 5 mins Author: Lauren…

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I Don’t Miss It!

Hey all! I’m still on vacation and I wasn’t planning to post until I got home, but I miss you guys. By the way, I’m SO sorry that I haven’t been keeping up with reading blogs lately, but I’ve been … Continue reading

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Tips for Staying Lean Over the Holidays

Not only did I lose weight when I went plant-strong but I’ve kept it off without really trying for the past two years. If you’re following my blog, however; you know that I’ve been posting lots of goodies lately. While … Continue reading

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Damn Good Vegan Rice Crispy Treats!

You know how most people either have a sweet tooth or crave salt. Well, I come from a family of sugar fanatics. When my family throws a party, it’s all about the dessert. Our attitude is who cares about the … Continue reading

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Can you lower your hereditary cholesterol? Naturally?

Originally posted on Anne Sture Tucker:
Yes, absolutely you can! I never thought it would be, because my doctor told me – “young lady, you have the hereditary kind of high cholesterol and that means no matter what you do,…

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Sweet Potato Chocolate Chili with Kale

It was cold today, so I decided to make chili. I do my best to eat lots of dark leafy greens, so I searched for a recipe that called for kale. I found a promising Sweet Potato Kale Chili recipe … Continue reading

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