Vegan Peanut Butter Smoothie

vegan peanut butter smoothie

Peanut butter is a staple in this house.  Many days it is incorporated into breakfast, lunch and a possible snack.  The other day my husband was wanting something different for breakfast so we decided to whip up a Peanut Butter Smoothie.  Luckily we already had a couple frozen bananas in the freezer.  Whenever our bananas ...

DDP Yoga Workout Program

DDP Yoga

Thank you to DDP Yoga for sending me their DVD and book set to try out.  If you haven't seen the amazing transformation video of Arthur Boorman, a disabled veteran, you have to check it out.  He went from being told that he would never walk unassisted to being able to run again.  He credits ...

Vegan Maple Cream Cheese and Waffles

vegan maple cream cheese on waffles

On the weekends I like to cook breakfast.  It is a nice way to spend time with the family after a busy week.  Sometimes I make a tofu scramble with home fries but our favorite is usually pancakes or waffles.  Last week I made up some waffles with a little shredded carrot and some carrot ...

The Good Bean All Natural Roasted Chickpea Snacks

The Good Bean All Natural Chickpea snacks

I was so excited when my box of snacks arrived from The Good Bean.  They sent all 4 flavors of their Chickpea Snacks (Sea Salt, Cracked Pepper, Smoky Chili and Lime, Sweet Cinnamon) and 3 flavors (Apricot and Coconut, Fruit and Seeds Trail Mix, Chocolate Berry) of their Fruit & No Nut Bars for me ...

Vegan Chow Mein Easter Nests

Chow Mein Easter Nests

Here comes Peter Cottontail and an Easter induced sugar high.  Even as an adult I get excited to get an Easter basket and enjoy all the treats.  Chow Mein Easter Nests have always been one of my favorites.  I buy chow mein noodles once a year specifically to make these delicious Easter nests.  There are many different ...

Hemp Authority Hemp Bags

Hemp Authority Hemp produce and bakery bags

Hemp Authority recently sent me a few of their reusable hemp grocery and produce bags.  We love to use reusable bags at the grocery store.  Not only is it good for the environment, it is good for the pocket.  Most grocery stores give a 5 cent rebate for bringing in your own bags.  Hemp Authority ...

My Plant Based Weekly Meals with Recipe

Quick

  One of the first questions asked when people learn that I am plant based is, "What do you eat?"  It is almost a hard question to answer because there are so many things I eat.  I decided to keep track of what I ate for a week.  Here are the results, all plant based, not ...

Vegetarian Puppy Chow Recipe for Saint Patrick’s Day

Puppy Chow recipe

It's early March and the East Coast is getting slammed with another snowstorm.  So, What do I do?   I head to the kitchen to make this Vegetarian Puppy Chow recipe for Saint Patrick's Day. A few months ago I had never heard about Puppy Chow.  It was one night, when I was browsing Pinterest, that I came ...

Dairy Free Veggie Pizza

dairy free veggie pizza

Pizza is one of America's favorite foods.  When I stopped eating dairy, I was often asked if I missed pizza.  The answer was always no, because we never stopped eating it.  We still order pizza at restaurants, at our local grocery store and we love to make it at home.  At first we made it ...

Husky Liners Review and Giveaway

Husky Liner Cargo Mat

Our new Husky Liners cargo liner and floor mats arrived the day before a huge blizzard hit Connecticut.  I was so excited to see the boxes on the front porch when I arrived home from work.  We love Husky Liners because they are custom-fit for each make and model.  They also have raised containment walls ...