Happy Herbivore Blog

Meet our Herbies of the Week: Schari and her husband Ryan!

A couple months ago, I saw this comment from Schari on Facebook:

I was crazy impressed by her post, but there was something she didn't mention -- her results! Like her husband, Schari lost 60lbs, lowered her cholesterol and was able to reduce her blood pressure medication!

Continue reading for Schari and Ryan's incredible transformation!

My husband, Ryan, and I have been making this life journey together for ...

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Although I'm loving my summer in France, I can't help but escape to other countries some weekends (there's just so much to see and do in Europe!).

pluuus I need to research... 'cuz I'm writing a Vegan in Europe book!

I'll spill deets on that later, but for TODAY I'm sharing some of my finds and discoveries in Portugal. (Lisbon may be one of the most veg-friendly place ever).

and it's not exactly ...

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Beat the summer heat with our no cook meal plan! You read that right -- no cooking, just fast assembly!

Stay cool all week long with recipes like the Strawberry Pina Colada (NEW!), Black Bean & Mango Wraps (NEW!), Zucchini Noodles (NEW!), Curried Chickpea Wraps (NEW!), and Chopped Thai Kale Salad (NEW!).

Zucchini Noodles

Individual Highlights

  • Zucchini Noodles (NEW!)
  • Curried Chickpea Wraps (NEW!)
  • Black Bean Hummus
  • Chopped Thai Kale Salad (NEW!)
  • Chunky Tomato Fruit Gazpacho
  • Strawberry Pina Colada (NEW!)
  • Black Bean & Mango Wrap (NEW!)

Get this meal plan now.

Chunky Tomato Fruit Gazpacho

Family Highlights

  • Fresh Nori Rolls
  • Black Bean & Mango Wraps (NEW!)
  • Orange Couscous Salad
  • Zucchini Noodles (NEW!)
  • Chunky Tomato Fruit Gazpacho
  • Chopped Thai Kale Salad (NEW!)
  • Curried Chickpea Wraps (NEW!)

Get this meal plan now ...

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Meet our Herbie of the Week: Kathy!

After Jesse shared her pregnancy experience as our Herbie of the Week, Kathy left a comment on Facebook about how she too was plant-based while pregnant. The only difference? She was pregnant with TWINS!

I immediately asked if she would be interested in sharing her plant-based pregnancy and I was so happy that she said yes!

Read on for Kathy's story!

My husband and I began trying to create our family in ...

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It's summer, which means many herbies will be packing their bags and hitting the road, sky, or sea (for travel tips and help, there's a huge (HUGE!) section in The Happy Herbivore Guide to Plant-Based Living).

Cruises are always a popular vacation choice, especially this time of year. Scott and I actually went on a cruise back in 2007. I made sure to contact the cruise ahead of our trip to tell them about our dietary restrictions and ...

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