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Quinoa Walnut Taco Meat

These are my go-to plant-based tacos! We love using the filling for bowls, burritos, scrambles, nachos, taquitos, or even enchiladas! It is easy to make, delicious, and vegan. I keep a large bag of quinoa and walnuts on hand from Costco. This is the ...

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15 Easy Vegan Meals for Weeknights

Now that I am back to work full-time, I had to ensure that dinnertime was simplified at home. I didn't want to rely on processed, frozen foods so I compiled a list of our favorite vegan family meals. I keep all of the recipes printed in a binder at hom ...

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Toddler Chore Chart & Cards

Now that my daughter is two we are starting to work on establishing a simple chore routine. Most of these are things that she does on occasion, but I want us all to start getting used to them being done on a regular basis and at a consistent time each da ...

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Why I Gave Up Dairy

We are raised in a culture that actively promotes the consumption of milk and dairy products from cows. From a young age you are taught that you need milk for strong bones, that cheese and yogurt are part of a healthful diet, and that it is weird to cons ...

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Hypothyroidism Resources

Here are some of the top resources I used to better understand my hypothyroidism diagnosis. I also include research articles that I found interesting or helpful. Websites If you are newly diagnosed with Hypothyroidism or simply digging for more ans ...

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Weekly Meal Prep 5/26/19

Here is what I am prepping up for the week! Breakfast Carrot Cake Oatmeal - Includes walnuts, raisins, and banana to sweeten. Sauteed veggies - These can be added to chickpea omelettes or hashbrowns. Hash Browns - I used a pre-made bag fr ...

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Vegan Resources for Kids

Here is a compilation of the most valuable resources I have found regarding nutrition for children on a vegan diet. If you know of any additional resources, please comment below so I can add them to my list! Or feel free to send me an email at hello@ ...

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Broccoli Cashew “Cheese” Sauce

Broccoli Cashew "Cheese" Sauce mixed with Banza pasta and peas! A tasty, vegan mac and cheese! Vegan Broccoli Cashew "Cheese" Sauce This sauce is tasty on it's own like a soup or even better when mixed with pasta or rice! 2 ...

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PB & J Hummus

This recipe is a twist on the classic PB & J, but sneaks in some protein packed garbanzo beans! PB & J Hummus is sure to be a hit with little ones. My daughter does not like the texture of beans, so I am constantly looking for ways to pack ...

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Vegan Tuna Salad

This Vegan Tuna Salad is made with cooked chickpeas and absolutely delicious! Dolphin-safe, tuna-free, and void of any major ocean contaminants! It's sure to be a hit with the family and even non-vegans. I kept it as simple as possible with only 5 ...