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Recipes in Review – Best of January

Happy 2017!  It’s hard to believe another year has come and gone.  Each passing year makes me want to slow down and appreciate every day knowing how quickly they pass.  After relying heavily on freezer meals post-delivery I’m back inView full post »

The Compassionate Chick’s Guide to DIY Beauty (+ GIVEAWAY!!)

There are many reasons to switch to natural beauty and personal care products.  Growing research reveals the harm chemical-laden products have on our microbiome.  Our skin is our bodies largest organ and much of what we put on our skin enters ourView full post »

Plant-Inspired Thanksgiving Menu

Thanksgiving is next week!  It’s time to create your menu and beat the grocery store crowds.  Whether you’re looking for a hefty plant-based holiday menu or simply a healthy dish to share with guests you’ll be covered with myView full post »

Best of August – Recipes in Review

I’ll admit, I’ve barely cooked this month.  On July 30 our little girl entered this world and we’ve been consumed with love, snuggles, diapers, feeding, burp cloths, and healing.  In the midst of this transition we have been wellView full post »

Review: Healing the Vegan Way by Mark Reinfeld

Described by Publishers Weekly as the “male equivalent to a vegan Rachel Ray” Mark Reinfeld has 20 years of experience preparing creative vegan and raw cuisine and has authored or co-authored 6 cookbooks. As you know from my posts,View full post »

Best of July – Recipes in Review

Breakfast Sad to say, my garden isn’t doing so well this summer.  Between the heat and the challenges of bending with my growing baby bump, I haven’t done a great job of keeping up with it.  However, a few friends have shared theirView full post »

Best of June – Recipes in Review

Apparently my disinterest in salads didn’t last long and how could it when you stumble upon this Epic Plant-Powered Chopped Salad by Ashley at Blissful Basil.  The Creamy Basil Ranch Dressing was absolutely delicious!  Next time I’llView full post »

Post-Baby Food Prep (or Freezer Meals for Anyone!)

With our little girl’s due date just 7 weeks away (feels like it will be an eternity and the blink of an eye at the same time!) I’m doing some serious planning ahead.  I’ve never been the master of transitions and with this beingView full post »