Tofu Scramble with Roasted Potatoes

Sometimes you just want eggs. This recipe is a good substitute for the hearty egg breakfast and it uses tofu! It is paired with nicely seasoned roasted potatoes and fresh strawberries *insert heart eye emoji*.

The Big Transition

Being Vegan is something that you have to grow into. Take your time. I ALWAYS recommend that if you want to be vegan or vegetarian you should take your time. I know that there are a ton of documentaries out here telling you about the horrors of the meat industry and yes it’s scary af….

Snacking on Chuna Wish

I really used to love tuna. Like eat it several times a week. Snack, lunch, dinner, middle of the night… It didn’t matter. And once I decided that stop eating animals, I thought it was a wrap for tuna salad as well… but then I discovered the power of the chick pea. Hence the name…

Chili Baby

Now is your chance!!! As the summer slowly creeps in and the cool weather fades… now is your last chance to sneak in a warm, hearty bowl of chili!!! You can even freeze this recipe and save it for BBQs. Top off your veggie burgers and veggie dogs with some chili… You can even get…

Mago Grill & Cantina (Chicago)

When looking for vegan meals at restaurants, Latin American food is always the safest choice. You can choose from tacos to burritos to fajitas to tortas, etc. all filled with colorful vegetables and tasty garnishes like guacamole and pico de gallo. I went to Mago Grill & Cantina in Chicago’s South Loop. The menu included…

ALDI Food Haul

So don’t sleep on Aldi’s for good vegan basics. This is typically the ONLY grocery option in low-income minority neighborhoods and is a great place to stock up on vegan food and be healthier. And Aldi’s been on the come up! Especially when it comes to organic food. I was able to go to Aldis…

Sweet Potato Bites

Having sweet potato pie on the holidays is a must. You can even watch your portions by using a muffin pan to create bit sized pieces. This recipe calls for the typical ingredients of a sweet potato pie, just no eggs and almond/coconut milk. The wine bottle in the background is not apart of the…

The Summer

Do y’all remember jumping rope? Going to the park district to watch the boys play basketball? Freeze pops and little short shorts? The lake front breezes? Late night rides on Lake Shore Drive?   Its 30 degrees in Chicago….. And I miss being a kid. *Sigh* Photo Credit: I got it off Google.

Portobello Whopper

Although Burger King has a veggie burger, its always nice to make your own burger and know EVERY ingredient of what you eat. A big ass seasoned-up Portobello mushroom topped with mayonnaise, lettuce, tomato, pickles, ketchup, and sliced onion all sitting on a sesame seed bun is what your lunch time has been missing. You…