Reduce Reuse Recycle

I frequently shop the bulk foods section of my local grocer. This is a great way Reduce Reuse Recycle!  ♻️I REDUCE my cost because buying by the pound is more affordable than buying prepackaged and I reduce waste by buying only what I know I will eat.  ♻️To store these items I REUSE old glass…

Fresh & Clean

Don’t you wish your store bought grapes came ready to eat? Sadly they don’t. Instead they arrive covered with a film that likely includes dirt and pesticides. Here’s a tip for thoroughly cleaning your grapes.   Place your grapes into a collander. Sprinkle your grapes with baking soda. The baking soda is your cleanser.  Sparingly…

Vegan Cornbread

Growing up if my mom wanted to make cornbread quickly we reached for Jiffy Cornbread Mix. As an adult, I did the same. When I went vegan things got interesting and since cornbread is a Sunday dinner staple, naturally one of the first labels I checked was the Jiffy. The ingredient list included chicken fat. …

Spaghetti Dinner

The classic weeknight, go to, whip it up quick meal. It also happens to be just as simple to veganize. Just leave out the meat and enjoy! Too much too fast? Ok. Other alternatives include meat substitutes like veggie crumbles or my new favorite roasted eggplant. Give it a try. You won’t miss the meat…