Blog Topic: Holiday

Thanksgiving Meal Ideas

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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!

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Healthy Halloween (Healthier & Vegan Trick or Treats)

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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
Trader ...


Father's Day Recipes

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I hope everyone has a Happy Father's Day tomorrow! My father embarked on his plant-based eating journey this year and has even posted on the blog before about what recipes him and my mother have made from EHH. I thought I'd share his three favorite recipes that your dad might enjoy as well! Andrea's Puttanesca (p. 201, EHH), My dad said: "This ...

Memorial Day Parties

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One of my favorite holidays for getting together and enjoying the warmer weather is Memorial Day - actually it's one of the holidays that seem to last the entire weekend which is even better!

three vegan corndogs on a plate

With the all the get togethers and outings, you might be wondering what to bring. Here are some of my favorite Memorial Day dishes;


Cinco de Mayo Party Food Ideas

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Cinco de Mayo is a celebration of Mexican culture, heritage, and symbols. But did you know that most Cinco de Mayo celebrations occur outside of Mexico? While Cinco de Mayo is a holiday celebrating the Mexican victory over the French that occurred on May 5, 1862 (according to wikipedia) only the Mexican state of Puebla - where the battle took place - celebrates it.

vegan smokey black bean burritos covered in sauce and topped with black olives

Here are a ...