Topic: ThanksLiving


5 Do's and Don'ts For A Harmonious Holiday Posted by:Lindsay S. Nixon Category: ThanksLiving

As promised, here are my 5 “Do’s and Don’ts” for a harmonious holiday...

Do's:

1. Do let the host know about your dietary restrictions ahead of time.You’re being more of a burden by not telling them. I had a terrible experience once where I planned to just make it work, but there was nothing safe for me to eat and the hostess was devastated. 

2. Do offer to bring a dish everyone (+ you!) can enjoy.  Here ...

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Turning FOMO into JOMO Posted by:Lindsay S. Nixon Category: ThanksLiving

ThanksLiving mini-series, post #3

Quick recap of the series so far:

  • #1 peaceful way to discuss dietary choices 
  • How to WOW guests with outside the box recipes

If this is your first vegan Thanksgiving (or your 10th) you might feel a little sad or nostalgic or like you’re missing out…

There’s nothing to be ashamed about if that happens. 

FOMO is real and I get it with all kinds of things---even when it’s something I’d normally not want or ...

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Outside The Box Vegan Holiday Dinners Posted by:Lindsay S. Nixon Category: ThanksLiving

ThanksLiving mini series, post #2.

In the previous post, I shared my exact menu and how to respond to *that* relative (or anyone who is grilling you on your choices) with my goldstar response (steal it!)

In this post, you’ll learn how to serve an impressive Thanksgiving dinner (customized entirely to your unique family).

A Wild Idea That Leads to a Harmonious Meal 

Here’s the deal: “Vegan food” is weird and scary to most folks. 

Heck, I’ve been vegan ...

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Your Guide To Surviving The Holidays Posted by:Lindsay S. Nixon Category: ThanksLiving

Admittedly the holiday season is a tricky time for us herbies.

Do you have any of these questions?

  • How do I discuss my dietary choices with friends and family? 
  • What can I make that Omnivores will enjoy? 
  • Should I pack my own meal? 
  • How do I deal with feelings of missing out?? 

Then I’ve got great news! 

This post kicks off a special ThanksLIVING mini-series.

This mini-series will answer all your questions and concerns.  ...

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