Tag: Vegan

Quick and Easy Meals

Quick and Easy Meals

If you’re like everyone else, you’re also looking to reduce the stress of having to cook all the time. Last night as I was making dinner (AGAIN! Why must we have to feed ourselves multiple times a day?!!) I was so annoyed. What to make 

25 Item Thrive Market Order

25 Item Thrive Market Order

When I ordered my first Thrive Market box, it took nearly a week to get here. So when I placed my second order on Monday night, I figured on it being next week sometime. But while I was vacuuming under the couch, it came! That 

6 Big Ways Going Vegan Improved My Health

6 Big Ways Going Vegan Improved My Health

Weight Loss Before I went fully vegan I was 214 pounds. I had stopped eating dairy but was still eating eggs and meat in 2017. I’m not super tall so 214 pounds was a lot for me to carry around. In July 2017 I started 

Wednesday

Wednesday

These are the contents of our last Misfits Market box. The Bob’s Red Mill bars were an add-on. I still need to do something with the spaghetti squash and the cabbage. The mangoes will be used for sticky rice and the limes are hanging out 

First Thrive Market Box

First Thrive Market Box

I was making my first loaf of vegan and gluten-free sourdough bread when I saw my Thrive Market box being dropped off. I’d checked the status kind of a lot (Much excitement!) and the app kept promising a Tuesday delivery. Then yesterday it said Wednesday. 

Cinnamon Raisin Baked Oatmeal

Cinnamon Raisin Baked Oatmeal

We’ve been alternating between Budget Bytes pumpkin baked oatmeal and the banana baked oatmeal. I’m ready for a different flavor and I remembered the abundance of raisins we found while cleaning the cabinets. And the half-eaten jar of applesauce in the fridge. My kids didn’t 

And I put it in a Bundt!

And I put it in a Bundt!

How was your New Year’s? Did you eat all the good luck foods? I don’t know why, but my kids really like the idea of eating good luck foods and we’ve been doing it for a while now. I made black eyed peas in the 

Butternut Squash Soup

Butternut Squash Soup

As with most of what I’m eating lately, it’s inspired by YouTube videos. I was catching up on Caitlin Shoemaker’s videos and half-looking for holiday food ideas. She made this delicious-looking butternut squash soup and I knew I needed to eat that. But apple? I 

Hazelnut Spread

Hazelnut Spread

Just leaving this delicious tidbit here. So good!

Oatmeal Raisin Energy Balls

Oatmeal Raisin Energy Balls

These are inspired by the first Oh She Glows cookbook. I make the original recipe (Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Bites) all the time, but one day I thought I’d try making a cinnamon raisin version. I also double (and sometimes triple) her recipe, especially if