Blog Topic: Holiday

What to Make for Special Occasions — Like Valentine's Day!

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Valentine's Day is almost here! Have you thought about what to do for that special someone (even if that someone is yourself)? Whether it's breakfast in bed or a decadent dessert, we have some suggestions for healthy and delicious treats!


Minimalist Monday: Reaching Your Goals (Short-Term Goals For Long-Term Success)

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With the new year comes a sense of rebirth — starting over. It's a new year — everything that happened the year before is forgiven, forgotten, gleefully lost. It's a new year and its arrival spawns hope and optimism in many of us. 

We aspire to be better. 

We are inspired to be better. 

We set goals and "New Year's Resolutions" so we can ...


Exploring the Relationship Between Veganism and Religion

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Back in July, a Herbie emailed me asking if I knew of any Bible quotes that supported veganism or a plant-based diet. I didn't know of verses off-hand, but thanks to a quick Google search, I found this website: Vegetarianism and the Bible.

Afterward, I started thinking about religion and veganism, and how I have friends of many different faiths and beliefs, many of ...


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

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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 ...