Vegan recipes for an active, healthy life.

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Easy Tempeh Marinade

Easy Tempeh Marinade

I rave about tempeh all the time, but that’s because it’s so good! I like it a lot better than tofu because it’s firmer. It’s also a fermented food, so it’s not processed in the same way as tofu. I definitely still eat and love […]

Healthy Vegan Hoppin’ John

Healthy Vegan Hoppin’ John

Happy New Year! Let’s set out into this new year on a healthy foot! Below is an excellent way to do that. If you’re looking for a truly healthy spin on an old tradition, here is my vegan take on the Southern New Years Day […]

Vegan Holiday Pumpkin Lentil Loaf

Vegan Holiday Pumpkin Lentil Loaf

Vegan Holiday Pumpkin Lentil Loaf This Vegan Holiday Pumpkin Lentil Loaf is hearty, delicious and packed with protein! About the Grains In order to make the grains, I just cooked 1 cup of each of the grains and then measured out 3 cups after it […]

Vegan Chicken and Dumplings

Vegan Chicken and Dumplings

This recipe was a total hit! My goal is to make vegan cooking easy so that you choose it every time! I think the best way to do that, is to take a conventional recipe and “convert” to vegan ingredients because for years, we’ve been […]

Healthy Summer Grain Salad Recipe

Healthy Summer Grain Salad Recipe

  I love salads. Especially in the summer time. The only thing is that sometimes they don’t fill me up! I have learned in recent years that adding grains and beans will fix that problem in no time! This salad will keep you full but […]

Meal Prep Ideas and Recipes

Meal Prep Ideas and Recipes

I am a meal prepper! I am a meal prepper! Check out my Instagram and you’ll see what I mean! I have been meal prepping for so many years now that is has become a habit. I’ve learned a lot and I’d like to share […]

Summer Salad Recipe

Summer Salad Recipe

I love salads. I eat them all the time. I often hear people say they don’t particularly like salads. I truly can’t imagine! But I think I know why. I think it’s because they don’t top them with the right dressing. Now, I know, don’t […]

Dairy-free Potato Salad

Dairy-free Potato Salad

  Print Dairy-free Potato Salad Course Side Dish Prep Time 10 minutes Cook Time 35 minutes Total Time 45 minutes Servings 4 people Author kacyhulme Ingredients 4 red skin potatoes 2 Tbsp veganaise 1 Tbsp lemon juice 1 Tbsp Apple Cider Vinegar 1/4 tsp salt […]

Summer Citrus Salad

Summer Citrus Salad

View in Spanish This Summer Citrus Salad has been my staple this week as I am learning to navigate my new (I actually prefer the word “refined”) eating habits while on my training plan (see previous post for full details). The guidelines I am now […]

Turmeric, Black Pepper and Spinach Salad

Turmeric, Black Pepper and Spinach Salad

View in Spanish Summer is here! Time for salads! This one is quick, delicious and so good for you! Summer in Austin, Texas can get really hot. We are looking at 100+ over the next few weeks and months. The best way to beat the […]