Blog Topic: Holiday

Everything You Ever Need to Know About Low-Fat (Oil-Free) Vegan Baking (Gluten-Free Tips Included!)

Category: Holiday |

I've been getting so many emails asking about baking and adapting recipes for the holidays that I thought I'd put a big post together.


"Made HH soft molasses cookies with my nephew...yum!" - Corinna

Adapting Recipes 

If you're looking to adapt an old family recipe to just be vegan, that's easy. Flour is vegan. Sugar is vegan** (see "Sugar" section below ...


Holiday Menu

Category: Holiday |

Now that Thanksgiving is over, I've been questions about what to make for upcoming holiday dinners and parties.

Here's a quick list of some HH recipes that will dazzle this holiday season:


From the Blog:

Cranberry Sauce

Maple Glazed Vegetables (also p. 174 in HHC)

Maple Cornbread Biscuits (also p. 39 in HHC)

Sweet Potato Biscuits

Brown Gravy

Skillet Green Bean Casserole

Hippie ...


Mama & Papa Herbivore's Plant-Based Thanksgiving

Category: ParentsHoliday |

Last year my parents had their first plant-based (vegan) Thanksgiving dinner at my house (as omnivores) and loved it. They both went 100% plant-based this past January, but due to my work schedule, they couuldn't make it to my house again this year... leaving them on their own for Thanksgiving.

My parents were invited to my cousin's house (not plant-based) and brought along ...


Thanksgiving Meal Ideas

Category: HolidayFAQ |

Thanksgiving is a big holiday for food. 

When you are vegan or plant-based, Thanksgiving (or what some call Thanksvegan or ThanksLiving) can seem a bit overwhelming — What will you make? What will you eat?

Here are Thanksgiving-approved plant-based dishes sure to impress!

From the Blog:


Healthy Halloween (Healthier & Vegan Trick or Treats)

Category: Holiday |

Looking for healthy alternatives to hand out to kiddos? Here are some food and non-food ideas I found in the October issue of Healthy Beginnings lifestyle magazine.

Non-Food Items

Halloween Stickers
Temporary Tattoos
Bouncy Balls
Bubbles
Glow Sticks
Whistles
Lip Smackers

Food Items:

Dried Fruit (i.e. boxes of raisins)
Annie's fruit snacks (what my mom gives out)
Trail Mix
Dark Chocolate 
Pretzels
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