Cookin’ Up a Storm Recipe and Cookbook Giveaway

Although I’ve never watched Whale Wars, I am familiar with The Sea Shepherd, so I was interested to to take a look at Cookin’ Up a Storm when a review copy was offered to me. Cookin’ Up a Storm was written by Laura Dakin, the cook on the ship

10 Green Recipes for Saint Patrick’s Day

I know, I know. It’s been a long time since I’ve posted a new recipe. I’ve been planning on creating new dishes (really I have), and I had really hoped to have a recipe to post for Saint Patrick’s Day (I make a mean colcannon), but time has

10 Vegan Ways to Celebrate Pi Day

Pi Day is just a few days away. Pi day is on on March 14th every year because the calendar reads 3.14, for those of you who might not be nerdy enough to know. I’m as far away from being a math whiz as I anyone could be, but I’m

Nutrition CHAMPS Recipe and International Giveaway

I’m happy to be hosting Jill Nussinow’s blog tour for her book Nutrition CHAMPS today. In addition to sharing a recipe from the book, Jill has a copy of the Nutrition CHAMPS eBook for one lucky reader. This is an international giveaway, so you can enter no matter where

Why You Shouldn’t Get Health Advice from the Internet (Or The Evening News. Or Magazines.)

A couple of years ago I taught a class on going vegan and I took a bunch of vegan products such as almond milk, coconut yogurt, and non-dairy cheese with me. A woman who was taking the class freaked out when she saw the almond milk and

Teff Love Review, Recipe and Giveaway

Several years ago Mesob, an Ethiopian restaurant, opened in my town, and I noticed that about half of the menu was vegan. Before it’s arrival, I didn’t know that Ethiopian food was “a thing”. I’ll try just about anything vegan, but Dennis didn’t like the sound of

Greens 24/7 Review, Recipe and Giveaway

I’m a greens pusher. Green vegetables have so many wonderful health benefits that I recommend them to all of my health coaching clients on a regular basis, suggesting they eat them with every meal. To most people, that means some spinach thrown into a smoothie, a salad,

Keep It Vegan by Áine Carlin – Recipe and Giveaway

I have to admit that when I was first asked to review Keep It Vegan: Over 100 Simple, Healthy and Delicious Dishes by Áine Carlin I was going to turn it down. I hadn’t heard of the author before, and I already had a stack of books

10 Recipes for a Vegan Valentine’s Day

When people think of food with aphrodisiac effects, they often think of oysters, but the truth is that most aphrodisiac-like foods can be found in the plant kingdom, and the list is long: hot peppers, asparagus, bananas, avocado, arugula, beets, pumpkin seeds, berries, ginger, garlic, walnuts, sweet

The Vegetarian Flavor Bible Guest Post and Giveaway

I’m beyond excited to be hosting The Vegetarian Flavor Bible blog tour today! Author Karen Page is here with a guest post and a chance for you to win a copy of the book. The Vegetarian Flavor Bible is a gigantic tomb devoted to the flavor profiles