Happy Herbivore Blog

Meet our Herbie of the Week: Kristie!

After losing her mother to colon cancer, Kristie knew in her heart she should stop eating meat, but she didn't know how -- especially coming from a family of meat eaters.

Not long after doing her own Google search, she came across a plant-based diet and decided to give it a try. She told herself if she didn't like it after a month, she could go back to her old ways. 30 ...

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With all the holiday baking that's been going on, I've received a lot a questions about recipes that use tofu -- especially which kind to use.

Happy Herbivore recipes call for two different types of tofu: tofu that is refrigerated and sitting in water or shelf stable and packaged in Tetra Paks.

Here's a quick run down of the different tofu types...

Firm/Extra Firm: Extra-firm is much firmer than Firm. Firm and Extra-Firm tofu work best for ...

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Kick off the holiday season with stress-free and healthy eats with this week's meal plan!

Enjoy body warming dishes like Asian Vegetable Noodle Soup (NEW!) and Chickpea Pot Pie Pasta (NEW!).

You'll also find Cinnamon Toast Quinoa (NEW!), the Cuban Bowl (NEW!), and Margherita Pizza Hummus (NEW!) -- all of which are super easy to throw together and will leave you feeling full and satisfied!

Margherita Pizza Hummus

Individual Highlights

  • Asian Vegetable Noodle Soup (NEW!)
  • Margherita Pizza Hummus (NEW ...
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Meet our Herbie of the Week: Jessica C!

Back in September, Jessica sent me the following email:

"I want to share my recent success story as a young, new mom following a plant-based diet while I breastfeed my son. At the hospital when our pediatrician asked what my diet was like I told him that I was mostly vegan throughout my pregnancy but would be continuing a vegan diet while breastfeeding our son. He said he didn't recommend such ...

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Welcome to the new HappyHerbivore.com!!!

It's been months in the making, but today we're finally unveiling a new look for the site!

I've been wanting to redesign the site for years and with the release of my last cookbook, Happy Herbivore Holidays & Gatherings, I finally had time to focus on the website.

With the redesign, I want to help YOU live better.

On the home page you can access the current week's meal plan and see what's new on the blog. There's also a section with dedicated to my cookbooks, the Minimalist Monday book series, and the Reboot & Cleanse.

We've also updated the recipes to include even MORE favorites from all of my cookbooks!

As always, you can still access the "Freebies" page to get the FREE 3-day meal plan sample (which we've recently updated!), the latest version of the "master" Table of Contents, and cookbook BLADs. And if you're looking for our list of plant-based doctors, it's right at the top of the page!

Remember, if you ever need to find something on the blog, the search bar is your friend. I use it all the time to find posts ;)

And don't forget to signup for the FREE Happy Herbivore newsletter -- we send out monthly newsletters with the biggest stories and you'll also receive updates from me! :) I also like to reward ...

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