Happy Herbivore Blog

I 'resolved' to read 100 books in 2017.

For February I chose to only read books by people of color or that were about people of color.

I started the month reading The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, for no reason other than it was next on my list, but when that book shook me to my core, I decided I needed to spend this month — Black History Month — learning and exposing myself to new viewpoints, attitudes, ideas, and cultures ...

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Here's something I've been doing lately. When I go somewhere (mall, airport, baseball stadium, etc) I create a contact in my phone and list all the food options I find so I can reference next time.

I also do this with restaurants, add contact and note the exact meal I ordered especially if I had to tweak a few menu options.

This relieves me of having to remember AND saves me the time of googling for the same ...

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This week I attended a business conference where I was the only woman.

As soon as I realized this, I felt an immense pressure to "represent" my gender; a sense of responsibility to be the symbol of female entrepreneur achievement.

and I think a lot of people feel this way about being vegan.

"Do you ever feel like you're a bad example of veganism?"

is a question that bubbles up shyly in the member forums sometimes. Usually the poster ...

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Valentine's Day favorites are here!

Happy (almost) Valentine's Day!

Whether you’re single or coupled up…

This week’s meal plan will have you fallin’ in love with our recipes!

Join Meal Mentor today!

Get swept off your feet with Bolognese Soup (NEW), Sweet Potato Chilaquiles, Hot & Sour Soup (NEW), Cali-Girl Sandwich, Heart Beet Salad (NEW), and MORE

Lava Cake Oatmeal

Individual Highlights:

  • Street Corn Pasta (NEW)
  • Green Goddess Bowls
  • Portobello Polenta Bowls
  • Bolognese Soup (NEW)
  • Kale Caesar "Bacon" Wraps (NEW)
  • Sweet Potato Chilaquiles
  • Meatloaf "Steaks" (NEW)
  • Lava Cake Oatmeal
  • Heart Beet Salad (NEW)

The Kale Caesar “Bacon” Wraps and Sweet Potato Chilaquiles will sweep you off your feet….

Bolognese Soup, Polenta Porto-Bella, and Hot & Sour Soup will warm your heart…

And Chocolate Covered Strawberry Oatmeal??

Because love is 100% chocolate ;)

Let Meal Mentor be your Cupid!

Asian Tofu Salad Sandwich

Family Highlights:

  • Street Corn Pasta (NEW)
  • Green Goddess Pizza
  • Portobello Polenta Bowls
  • Cali-Girl Sandwich
  • Kale Caesar "Bacon" Wraps (NEW)
  • Hot ...
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Super Bowl Sunday is America’s 2nd biggest eating day (Thanksgiving #1)

The average household buys 6,000 calories worth of snacks per person.

WOAH!

But unlike T-Day, there’s no set menu…

You can score BIG w/ your crowd without feeling like a football after.

Meal Mentor is your QUARTERBACK.

Enjoy Pulled "Pork" Sliders, Buffalo Tots (NEW), Nacho Mac (NEW), Cauliflower Samosa Tacos, Tailgate Chili Bowls (NEW), Banh Mi Wraps, and MORE!

Cauliflower Samosa Tacos

Individual Highlights

  • Burger Bites ...
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