This week’s food of the week is (drumroll please)… Hemp seeds! Since hemp seeds are derived from cannabis, it is a super food that has faced a lot of controversy. However, science has proven that hemp seeds do in fact contain a lot nutritional value. Decreases the risk of heart disease Since hemp seeds are… Continue reading Hemp Seed – FOTW #2
Ever since going vegan, one topic that I’ve been curious about is whether or not honey is vegan. I’ve been avoiding honey just to be safe, but today I’m going to discuss my research on if honey is really vegan or not. I first started questioning whether honey is vegan or not after watching a… Continue reading Is Honey Vegan?
Rating: ★★☆☆☆ Total prep + cook time: Wayyy longer than 45 minutes (which is the estimated time given in the recipe) I came about this recipe when I had an overwhelming amount of leftover kale and celery in my fridge and no ideas what to do with it. So, I went to Google for ideas… Continue reading Green Monster Veggie Burger
Rating: ★★★★★ Total prep + cook time: about 45 minutes Every since going vegan, I’ve developed an interest in baking that I never had before. Due to the fact that a majority of desserts have animal products in them, I had to resort to making my own desserts to satisfy my sweet tooth. The first… Continue reading Vegan Brownie Bite Recipe
This week’s food of the week is… Acai berry! Not only are acai berries extremely tasty (acai bowls are gaining popularity everywhere), they also acquire many health benefits. Lowers cholesterol levels Since acai berries are high in anthocyanins, which is a type of plant antioxidant (a molecule that prevents the development of harmful free radicals… Continue reading Acai Berry – FOTW #1
Hi there! This is my very first post on my very first blog, and I’m so excited to share anything and everything about my summer as a vegan! On this blog, I’ll be writing about recipes and products I try out. I will also be writing a weekly post about foods that I research called… Continue reading My First Blog Post