Books Archive

Easy, Affordable Raw by Lisa Viger – Recipe and Giveaway

I first became aware of the raw food phenomenon about 5 years ago. I decided to give it a try, and with the help of a fellow health coach, I did a 21 day raw challenge. I was amazed at how much energy I had after just a

Living Candida-Free by Ricki Heller – Recipe and Giveaway

In my health coaching practice, I occasionally work with clients who are suffering from candida overgrowth. It can be a tough thing to treat, as most doctors don’t know much about it and will usually just prescribe an antifungal medication to combat it. (That is, if they recognize that

My Top 10 Most Anticipated Cookbooks of 2015

2014 was an amazing year for vegan cookbooks. I think I added about 25 to my collection. (Yes, 25 new vegan cookbooks!) I imagine it’s only going to get better in 2015, and I will probably have to get creative with bookshelf space, as I’m starting to

But I Could Never Go Vegan! Review, Recipe and Giveaway

When people learn that I’m vegan, they usually say something like, “I could never go vegan – I would miss pizza,” or “I could never go vegan – I need my protein.” It’s strange that they immediately give reasons why they could never do what I do, especially since

My 10 Favorite Vegan Cookbooks of 2014

Every December at this time I look back at the cookbooks I’ve accumulated throughout the year, and write about my favorite ones. This is a tough task this year because so many amazing vegan cookbooks were released in 2014. They came my way at such a fast rate

Sweet Eats for All by Allyson Kramer: Review, Recipe and Giveaway

A few years ago I was misdiagnosed with celiac disease. I was having some digestive issues at the time, and the doctor had run a gamut of tests. When I went back for my results, I saw the office’s physician assistant who said the blood test showed

Vegan Casseroles by Julie Hasson – Recipe and a Contest!

I’m super excited to be hosting Julie Hasson on her Vegan Casseroles blog tour today! She’s here with a recipe from the book and an exciting giveaway!   The word “casserole” makes me think of my childhood. My brain conjures up images of wood-paneled station wagons pulling up

The Lusty Vegan – Recipe and Giveaway

I’m happy to be hosting The Lusty Vegan blog tour today!  The Lusty Vegan is a project I’ve been close to, as I do freelance work for the book’s publisher Vegan Heritage Press, and I designed the cover! I enjoy working on projects like this because it

Vegan Without Borders by Robin Robertson – Recipe and Giveaway

I don’t know how she does it, but Robin Robertson has managed to write yet another amazing vegan cookbook! Vegan Without Borders is her newest opus, and it’s a gorgeous hardcover book full of delicious recipes and mouthwatering recipes.   In Vegan Without Borders, Robin has used her

The Forks Over Knives Plan

If you’ve seen the film Forks Over Knives, then you’re already familiar with the concept behind The Forks Over Knives Plan, which is, in a nutshell, eating a plant-based, whole foods diet for optimal health. This is not a fad diet, nor is it a deprivation diet