Blog Topic: Holiday

National Kale Day! +18 Compelling Reasons to Eat Kale + Recipes

Category: Holiday |

Tomorrow is National Kale Day! Here are some amazing facts about this superhero (and oh-so-delicious) green! 


1. Kale might become the new state vegetable of Vermont.

2. There are over 50 varieties of kale!

3. There is an extremely tall variety of kale called “Jersey kale” or “cow cabbage”.

4. America plants more acres in Kale than Brussels Sprouts.

5. Kale might have saved people ...


HH Recipes Perfect for your Labor Day Celebration!

Category: Holiday |

Labor Day is coming up next week. As the summer winds down and the school year and busy schedules begin, why not take some time to really celebrate with family and friends with a fun feast? Whether you're headed to a party or picnic or just having a mini party at home, here are some HH recipes that will make saying goodbye to summer ...


Papa Herbivore's Favorite HH Recipes (Ideas for your Father's Day Meal!)

Category: ParentsHoliday |

Father's Day is just a week away! All week, we will be featuring plant-based men (many of whom are fathers) on the blog — of course, my father came to mind first. So Papa Herbivore is here to kick off the week with a guest post discussing his continuing plant-based journey and some of his favorite HH recipes. Try whipping up one or two of ...


Fat-Free Vegan Birthday Cakes & Fruit Cakes! How to Make Watermelon Cakes

Category: AdviceHoliday |

I've been getting a lot of emails lately asking for birthday cake recipes.


Here's my short answer: Any of my "cupcake" recipes on the website such as the vegan Carrot Cake Cupcakes, Chocolate Cupcakes or any cupcake in one of my cookbooks (i.e., Strawberry Cupcakes (p. 216) or Root Beer Float cupcakes (p. 214) — both in HHC) can be converted into a ...


Mother's Day Menu Ideas: Vegan/Plant-Based Recipes Perfect for Mom's Special Day!

Category: Holiday |

Mother's Day is right around the corner and Spring is in the air! We've put together a list of HH recipes that would be perfect for a special Mother's Day meal — try making one (or more!) of these for your mom. If you are a mom, maybe put in a subtle special request ;) And enjoy your day!


Asparagus Quiche (HHA, page 162 ...