Plant-based eating tips & recipes

2 Jamaican Jerk Plant-based Recipes

Jamaican cuisine is hands down on my top 3 list of my favorite cultural foods to devour. Jerk, curry, stews, porridge, patties, coco bread, you name it....I love it all! When I first decided to cut out meat I had no idea that I could still enjoy these types of meals. Meat was all I… Continue reading 2 Jamaican Jerk Plant-based Recipes

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Recipes: Seitan (Versatile Meat Replacement)

Seitan (Say-Ton) has been used in asian cultures for a very long time but somehow Americans recently got their hands on this recipe and decided to use it as a meat replacement. And while I'm not complaining because it's really good and extremely satisfying,Β  it may not be suitable for all diets. Specifically those with… Continue reading Recipes: Seitan (Versatile Meat Replacement)

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Recipes: Homemade Milk Alternatives

Okay, it's 2019 and by now we all know or have an idea about the dangers of dairy and how it's the exact opposite of what we were taught in school. It's not healthy....like at all. It provides no benefits to your bones, doesn't help you grow/develop muscles, all of the vitamins it claims to… Continue reading Recipes: Homemade Milk Alternatives

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3 Easy & Fulfilling Plant-based Lunch/Dinner Ideas

I'm back with some more bomb plant-based recipes! Eating is about allowing your tastebuds to explore and enjoy different cuisines and flavors. There's way too many recipes waiting to be created, on top of the millions already out there. Nothing beats a home cooked meal and when it's filled with natures garden not only does… Continue reading 3 Easy & Fulfilling Plant-based Lunch/Dinner Ideas

Plant-based eating tips & recipes

Choosing the “Diet” for Your Lifestyle

Whether you're vegan, vegetarian, lactovarian, fruitarian, pescatarian, or have no preference, a diet isn't something that should be equated to a temporary intake or quick fix to lose/gain weight. Your diet should be your way of life, in other words it should be consistent and beneficial. I personally think that we should throw away this… Continue reading Choosing the “Diet” for Your Lifestyle

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Tomayto, Tomahto: 5 Undeniably Tasty Tomato Based Recipes

Before we get started...question! Have you really heard anyone pronounce tomato like "tomahto"? Yeah me neither lol. But no matter how you pronounce it, nothing can take away from the savory, tangy, deliciousness of this lovely "fruit" we call the tomato! Thanks to tomatoes we have pizza, pasta sauces, better salads, chunky chili, and several… Continue reading Tomayto, Tomahto: 5 Undeniably Tasty Tomato Based Recipes

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The Versatility of Beans/Peas/Lentils: 6 Un”bean”lievable Recipies

The legume family, also known as bean, pea & lentil family are an affordable source of protein, fiber, and vitamins that also happens to offers many health benefits. Such as being natural antioxidants and anti-inflammatories, stabilizing blood glucose levels, reducing digestive issues, lowering cholesterol, and providing zinc, iron, magnesium, and fiber. And on top of… Continue reading The Versatility of Beans/Peas/Lentils: 6 Un”bean”lievable Recipies

Feature of the week

Sevananda: Atlanta’s Best Natural Market

If you live in Atlanta and the surrounding areas I'm sure you've heard about this wonderful store, Sevananda! But if you haven't then I am more than honored to introduce you. This amazing gift of a market is located right in the heart of Atlanta in a neighborhood locally known as Little Five Points. Sevananda… Continue reading Sevananda: Atlanta’s Best Natural Market

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Smoothie Bowls & Gluten Free Pancakes

I haven't dedicated a post to breakfast yet and just randomly decided to choose this week to do so. I am a big breakfast person, I have to eat or at least drink a smoothie before starting my day. I don't always have time to eat the type of breakfast I would like but when… Continue reading Smoothie Bowls & Gluten Free Pancakes

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My Top 40 “Accidentally Vegan” Snacks

If you thought being vegan just meant eating fruits, vegetables, and rice then you're in for a real surprise. LOL, I actually know a lot of unhealthy and even obese vegans. Just because someone isn't consuming animal products doesn't mean that they are always eating healthy. For example, speaking for myself here...I love chips, and… Continue reading My Top 40 “Accidentally Vegan” Snacks

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The Magical Meat Replacement…Jackfruit!

Oh Jackfruit πŸ˜‰ my guilty pleasure! Never in a lifetime would I have even imagined using a fruit to replace meat but please believe me when I say it's one of the best things I've ever eaten....EVER! This magical fruit will literally save your life if you’re looking for a cheat code into the plant-based… Continue reading The Magical Meat Replacement…Jackfruit!