12 Ways to Eat Vegan on a Budget

There is a common misconception that being vegan is more expensive than a standard American, omnivore diet. People are always surprised when I tell them that it’s actually considerably cheaper – especially if you know how to shop smartly! When comparing the prices of meat, eggs, and dairy to the prices of fruits, vegetables, legumes … Continue Reading

5 Easy Vegan Meal Prep Ideas

Hi friends! Hope you’re all staying safe and healthy. Can you believe we’re just over halfway through the year already?? Seriously mind-blowing. Back in January, I made a commitment to myself that this year was going to the best year of my life so far. While there have obviously been some major setbacks due to … Continue Reading

My Favorite Vegan Apps

Making the decision to go vegan isn’t always an easy one. Veganism is so much more than just a diet change, it’s a full ethical lifestyle change as well. Being vegan means that not only do you choose not to eat meat, fish, dairy, eggs, or animal by-products, it means that you choose not to … Continue Reading

Fourth of July Vegan BBQ Ideas

Can you believe the 4th of July is already next weekend? While this Independence Day may look different than most, I am still a huge fan of making good vegan eats to celebrate. When I first became a vegan, parties, and events like the 4th of July barbecues were hard for me.  A lot of … Continue Reading

My Favorite Vegan Holiday Treats

Ever since I was little, it has been a family tradition for me to bake cookies on Christmas Eve. As most of you know, I recently decided to become vegan [Read my blog Making the Jump From Vegetarian to Vegan] and I’ve been working on expanding my vegan cooking and baking capabilities. While most cookie … Continue Reading

Making the Jump from Vegetarian to Vegan

This year, I have made some pretty drastic changes to my diet. In January, I made the decision to become a vegetarian [Read 10 Tips to Becoming a Vegetarian from A Die-Hard Carnivore].  As someone who ate a lot of meat growing up, it was a pretty difficult change for me. But I loved how … Continue Reading

10 Tips to Becoming a Vegetarian from A Die-Hard Carnivore

Meat has always been a huge staple in my diet. While growing up, steak, chicken and pork were incorporated into my daily meals. My mom held up the golden rule of ¼ vegetables, ¼ starch, ½ protein (aka meat) for almost every dinner we made at home. Burgers, hot dogs, and steaks have always been … Continue Reading