Red Lentil Dal

This easy Red Lentil Dal recipe is a homemade twist on the Indian classic. Completely vegan and naturally gluten-free, you can make Slow Cooker Lentil Dal or Instant Pot Dal to make weeknight cooking a breeze. Packed with warming spices and plant-based protein, it’s a simple vegetarian recipe that’s sure to go into regular rotation.

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What’s Good This Week

This post contains affiliate links. As an Amazon associate I earn from qualifying purchases.  Hey folks! A belated happy Valentine’s Day for those of you who are into that sort of thing.  Paul and I are mutually non-romantic people and really couldn’t care less about doing anything for Valentine’s Day. We went out to a… 

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Omega-3 Fatty Acids – What Vegetarians Should Know

We hear about omega-3’s all the time. But what are they? Why do we need them? How do we get them in our diets? How can vegans get DHA in their diets? And what do vegans and vegetarians need to be aware of? It’s all about omega-3 fatty acids today!

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Spicy Garlic Edamame

Spicy Garlic Edamame is an easy and delicious snack or appetizer. Just four ingredients and 10 minutes is all it takes to make this spicy edamame recipes that you’ll find yourself craving again and again.

What’s Good This Week

This post contains affiliate links. As an Amazon associate I earn from qualifying purchases.  Hey contact lens wearers, I need your help! I mean, hello! How are you? Happy Sunday! But seriously, let’s talk lenses. I’ve been using monthly lenses for many years now, but I keep wondering whether I should switch to dailies because a)… 

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15 Healthy(ish) Chocolate Recipes

Looking for something sweet to make for a special someone? Even if that special someone is you! Here’s a collection of healthy(ish) chocolate desserts to choose from! Includes recipes that are easy, vegan, paleo, gluten-free, and naturally sweetened. 

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Vegan Poké Bowls

These Vegan Poké Bowls are a healthy plant-based riff on the Hawaiian classic. Made with tofu, massaged kale, and a creamy vegan dressing, this is a healthy and delicious meal bowl recipe.

What’s Good This Week

This post contains affiliate links. As an Amazon associate I earn from qualifying purchases.  Well I’m back from my whirlwind trip to Canada. It was such a quick trip so jam packed full of stuff that I got home and was like, wait, did that even happen?!  Thankfully (and weirdly, because it’s usually so much… 

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Just Between Us

Just between us is when we get together once a month or so and say the things that you think but don’t really say. Or you do say, but only to certain people. I’ll go first, then you share in the comments and everyone will feel a whole lot better. Just between us… 1. I… 

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What I Read in 2019

This post contains affiliate links. As an Amazon associate I earn from qualifying purchases.  In 2018, in spite of being self-employed, doubling down on the blog, and having a new baby, I managed to read 15 books and I must say I was pretty damn proud of that. Last year, in 2019, I only managed… 

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One-Pot Lemony Kale Noodles

One-Pot Lemony Kale Noodles is a super simple vegetarian weeknight pasta dinner. Kind of like a riff on spaghetti aglio e olio with lots of kale and lemon added in, and made with lentil pasta to bump up the protein content. This is an easy vegetarian or vegan recipe.