Happy Herbivore Blog

Love teriyaki but hate the processed sugar bomb?

OR are you sensitive to soy or gluten?

I got you.

This teriyaki sauce is amazing because it uses PRUNES.

You can also make it soy-free, gluten-free, and paleo by using coconut aminos.

Speaking of which…

TRADER JOE’S NOW SELLS COCONUT AMINOS!

I have no idea how I ended up with a bag of prunes…

And you could probably use raisins or even dates in this recipe..

Soak, blend, add spices if ...

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Food is the best. Food in nature is even better.

This week’s dishes play nicely with blankets and sunshine.

They're totally totable, recipes transport beautifully.

PERFECT for work week lunches too!!

You’ll love how quickly all of the recipes on this plan come together too.

5-15 minutes each.

Here’s what you’ll be noshing on:

Green Bean-Potato Salad w/ oil-free Lemon-Dijon Dressing (10 minutes)

Starvos Spaghetti + easy vegan “feta” cheese (10 minutes)

Jalapeno Popper Pizzas (15 ...

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Even if you don’t have great knife skills, you can be a faster cook.

*IF* your kitchen is organized for efficient cooking.

Let me reiterate:

You are not ‘slow’ at cooking because you lack skills…

The problem is:

  1. You don’t know where everything is (mental inventory)
  2. Your kitchen isn’t organized well for cooking

MENTAL INVENTORY

POP QUIZ!!

Where are your chickpeas? Where is your slotted spoon?

If your answer isn’t something like “Chickpeas are on the bottom shelf of my ...

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Are raw mushrooms safe to eat?

Ever since I posted my monster salad video on YouTube (I make my salad once a week and it stays fresh!) I’ve been flooded with emails about mushrooms…

Apparently Dr. Fuhrman has been scaring people off raw mushrooms...

SPOILER ALERT: You don’t need to fear raw mushrooms.

You can eat them raw as long as they’re from the supermarket.

I’ll dig into the science here in a second, but before ...

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Confession: When I don’t cook, I eat mostly finger foods—chips and salsa, carrots and hummus, bread with whatever…

It’s not exactly “bad” for me…

but that’s not the way I want to be eating…

The easiest, laziest, tastiest meal plan this Spring

  • “Mix together” meals in a bowl
  • Finger foods!
  • 15 minutes or less

SEE what you could be eating instead of “whatever” :

10-minute Cauliflower Chorizo Tacos

Cool Ranch Bowls the BEST hummus-based vegan Ranch!

Mid-Town ...

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