Happy Vegan Thanksgiving!

Although this is a time to give thanks, I am not thankful for the 14 inches of snow that we received in 12 hours! It did lead to some beautiful photos though so I guess I am a little grateful for it! Not much meal prep this week since it is a short week due…

Week 20 – Quick but Yummy!

This week was all about speed! We are in the process of selling our house, buying a new house, getting ready for the holidays, busy work schedules, etc, etc. so there is not much time to devote to meal prep!  This week I really wanted to create a menu that could be put together very…

Week 19 – La Petite Chickpea!

I recently discovered a new blog that has some truly fantastic vegan recipes.  If you haven’t checked out The Minimalist Baker, I suggest you do! The recipes are easy, healthy, use simple ingredients and most importantly are DELICIOUS! I had a rough week last week and really needed some good food so I tried out…

The Times They Are A Changin’

I am out of town for a work conference so no meal prep this week 😦  BUT….I had a long flight and was reading some magazines and noticed an amazing trend! Every single magazine that I read (including the in flight magazine in the seat back pocket) had articles about how important a whole foods,…

Week 18 – Clean Eating without Sacrificing the Flavor

So I don’t love the term clean eating.  Mainly because everyone has their own definition of what it means and can use it to justify unhealthy eating habits sometimes (e.g “This giant T-bone steak is grass fed, humanely slaughtered and locally grown so I am totally eating clean!”). But the basics of “clean eating” are…