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Ask the Vegan: How Can I Stay satisfied?

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I stay satisfied the way most omnivores stay satisfied—by balancing carbs, fat, and protein in meals. While protein is the most effective way to suppress hunger for an extended period, you need a proper meal interaction of protein, carbs, and fats to stay fully satisfied. Just because vegans don’t eat meat or other animal fats doesn’t mean we can’t create well-rounded meals. On the contrary, vegans are probably more conscientious about eating balanced meals because we have to be. Continue reading

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Foodie Tuesday: Vegan on Vacation


Full Disclosure: I’m writing this post with a margarita in my hand. Why? Because I’m in Mexico and I can do what I want. Three of my gal pals and I are spending Spring Break south of the border, and life could not be better, or more delicious. Continue reading

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Foodie Tuesday: 5 Delicious Recipes for the Lentils Newbie or Pro


Standing over the bulk bins of my local Whole Foods, I decided to do something I wanted to do for a long time. I grabbed a scoop, reached in, and gathered up a ton of green lentils. Continue reading

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Ask the Vegan: Isn’t Veganism limiting?


Overall, I don’t think veganism is limiting so much as it is empowering. If I hadn’t gone vegan, it’d be so easy for me to settle for low quality and uninspired food. Instead, I challenge myself every day to think creatively and eat deliciously. Continue reading

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Foodie Tuesday: Gifts To Make Your Vegan Valentine Swoon


Finding the perfect V-Day gift your special someone can seem daunting, even impossible. When your valentine also happens to be a vegan, everyone’s go-to gift, a box of chocolates, usually isn’t an option. If you’re stressing about what to get your plant-based beau, you’ve come to the right place. Continue reading

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The Lusty Vegan: In Response to the Sexual Politics of Veganism


I recently read an interesting article on the Vegan Feminist Network about the sexual politics of veganism. Now, you may be thinking, “wtf does veganism have to do with sex?” Well, that’s exactly the piece’s point. That sex and veganism do not belong together, and that by marrying them, we are hurting our credibility. Continue reading

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