Health & Wellness, Recipes, Smoothies

Tart Cherry and Avocado Smoothie Bowl

 TART CHERRY AND AVOCADO SMOOTHIE BOWL  Good morning, lovelies! This high-fat, moderate protein smoothie bowl will make your hormones sing and keep your blood sugar stable until your next meal. Nourishing, healthy, yet tasty food- that’s what I’m all about!  RECIPE :  1/2 cup organic tart cherry juice ( one of nature’s best anti- inflammatories) … Continue reading

Blog, Health & Wellness, Uncategorized, Vegan and Vegetarian Health

3 Mistakes to Avoid When Going Vegan

Everyone seems to be going vegan these days after the release of the documentary “What the Health”. There has been a lot of controversy surrounding this film, however, I think we can all agree that eating fewer animal products is never a bad idea. If you have recently decided to adopt a vegan diet, make … Continue reading

Blog, Chocolate, Recipes, Sweet Treats

Peanut Butter Swirl Avocado Brownies

Today I've asked food blogger, Chelsea Colbath, from Baked Greens to share one of her many delicious recipes with us. I've been following Chelsea for awhile on Instagram , and I often find myself drooling over her swoon worthy dessert recipes. She shares my affinity for peanut butter and chocolate, so we quickly became friends! Chelsea's … Continue reading

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3 Steps to Conscious Eating

Conscious eating is a major and necessary feature of our plant-based philosophy, a philosophy that extends out of the kitchen, off of our plates and into the wider world, informing how we interact with others and how we treat our environment. The opposite of conscious eating - unconscious eating, is practiced by most people in the … Continue reading

Blog, Health & Wellness, Vegan and Vegetarian Health

A Complete Protein Eating Guide for Vegans and Vegetarians

One of the most popular misconceptions that people have about a plant based diet is that it is impossible to get enough protein without meat. Well guess what? I’m here to inform you that this is a myth! It is entirely possible to get your daily requirement of protein without eating meat. In fact, the … Continue reading

Blog, Health & Wellness, Weight Loss

Are You Getting Enough Protein?

Protein. It’s vital for our health. But did you know that too much protein can actually increase the rate of chronic disease and weight gain? The other day I was at a popular “healthy” chain where they offered a gluten-free, hemp-seed brownie, advertised to have tons of protein. First of all, not only was this … Continue reading