Week 8 – Journey through the cookbooks….

I am continuing my journey through my cookbooks this week with The Oh She Glows Cookbook by Angela Liddon. I have already told you how much I love her Green Monster Smoothie and the rest of her stuff is equally delicious! Breakfast  Whole Wheat Toast with Magical Blueberry Vanilla Chia Seed Jam. This jam goes…

Week 7 – An Ode to Chef Roberto Martin

I realized that even though I have all these great Vegan cookbooks, I usually just get recipes on Pinterest.  So in an effort to utilize some of these resources that I have in my kitchen, I pulled out my favorite vegan cookbook, Vegan Cooking for Carnivores by Chef Roberto Martin. This was one of the…

Week 6 – Lunchables!

I kept seeing these homemade lunchables all over Pinterest so I decided to try out a vegan version this week!  Normally I am NOT a fan of vegan cheese.  There are some really disgusting vegan cheeses on the market BUT vegan food science is amazing and there are a few incredibly delicious vegan cheeses available…

Week 5 – Recycle!

This week was BUSY! Meal prep is absolutely vital in busy weeks but I didn’t have any time to come up with a new meal plan so I recycled some goodies from previous weeks. This is a great thing about doing regular meal prep though, you know what works, you know what you can cook…

Week 4 – Let’s Clean Out the Fridge!

The next few weeks are going to be particularly busy for me because of work stuff and life stuff and so meal prep is more important than ever! With that being said, I don’t have a ton of time to devote to cooking this week so this week was more about using what I had…

Week 3 – Trail Mix AKA Chocolate Chips with Obstacles

This was a particularly tasty week of food! Sometimes meal prep focuses more on speed and convenience but this week I had some extra time so I made some more involved, delicious meals! Also, since I decided to do a giant batch of trail mix for the weekly snack it ended up costing me ~$100…