Vegan at Olive Garden

“Let’s go out to eat.” Who doesn’t like to hear that? As a busy wife and working mom, that means NO cooking, NO dishes, and NO effort. Great right? Well if you’re vegan, there will be follow up questions. Where are we going? Will they have anything I can eat besides salad? So tonight is…

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…

Got Tofu?

Then Scramble It!  If you’ve got tofu then you’ve probably made this vegan recipe classic. The Tofu Scramble. It’s vegan comfort food. Filling and satisfying. A quick google search will yield a wide variety of recipe options but the great thing about a tofu scramble is if you’ve got tofu you can scramble it! Just…

Starting My Day Off Right

Happy Labor Day! There is no telling what I’ll be eating later but I’m pretty sure it won’t be as healthy as my breakfast smoothie. I generally have a smoothie Monday through Friday. It makes me feel good to know I’m starting my day the natural way with some fruit and vegetables. Plus, honestly I feel…