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DIY Rice and Coconut Face Scrub

DIY Rice and Coconut Face Scrub

Eco Chic Muse February 4, 2015 2

In Italy we have some beauty secrets handed down from mother to daughter … They are cheap and effective DIY lotions, oils and remedies. We call them our Grandma’s secrets because they are the kind of

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Review and Giveaway: The Forks Over Knives Plan: How to Transition to the Life-Saving, Whole-food, Plant-based Diet

Review and Giveaway: The Forks Over Knives Plan: How to Transition to the Life-Saving, Whole-food, Plant-based Diet

Karen October 7, 2014 40

One of the things that makes life most interesting is that it is constantly changing. This year, I moved across the country, had a baby, and started a psychotherapy private practice.   Admittedly, some of

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Book Review and Giveaway: Plant-Powered for Life

Book Review and Giveaway: Plant-Powered for Life

Dianne July 21, 2014 37

Sharon Palmer is on a mission to help you fall in love with plants. In her new book Plant-Powered for Life she conjures up images of farmers markets full of fresh, crisp vegetables, produce

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Happy Herbivore Light & Lean Cookbook: Interview, Review, & Amazing recipe!

Happy Herbivore Light & Lean Cookbook: Interview, Review, & Amazing recipe!

Karen December 27, 2013 1

One of the many things I love about all of the Happy Herbivore cookbooks is that they typically utilize easy to find ingredients, many of which you probably already have in your pantry.  All

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Top 5 Reasons to Juice

Top 5 Reasons to Juice

Jessi January 11, 2013 4

Each day, I wake up, brush my teeth, and head to my kitchen to make a fresh green juice. This is my ritual of starting the day. Afterwards, I feel refreshed and ready to

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This Holiday Season, Don’t Be a Butterball

This Holiday Season, Don’t Be a Butterball

PETA November 30, 2012 0

As we head into the season of eating, here is a cautionary tale. A few years ago, my boyfriend’s cousin Marilyn—a meat-and-potatoes lover if ever there was one—underwent open-heart surgery. Five of Marilyn’s coronary

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Vegan Pumpkin Soup

Vegan Pumpkin Soup

Sarah Elmore November 16, 2012 3

It’s fall, which means time for comfort food and lots and lots of pumpkin!! Vegan Pumpkin Soup (serves 2 – 3) 2/3 whole pumpkin 1/2 sweet potato 2 carrots 3 1/4 cup water 1

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New Vegan Cookbooks Fall 2012

New Vegan Cookbooks Fall 2012

Jodie September 26, 2012 3

Are you ready for Autumn? Nighttime temperatures are dropping, soup and oatmeal are back on the menu, and the official start of fall has arrived.  I’m looking forward to wearing my favorite scarves and boots,

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PB Crack Cookies

PB Crack Cookies

Sarah Elmore August 3, 2012 2

Seriously, these are crack! Vegan cookies can be tricky when playing different sugars and fats, but these are spot on with flavor, texture, and mouth feel.   Behold! I give you Peanut Butter Crack

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CATERING FOR VEGAN CHILDREN’S BIRTHDAY PARTIES

CATERING FOR VEGAN CHILDREN’S BIRTHDAY PARTIES

Gretchen June 22, 2012 3

Vegan childrens birthday parties can result in challenges over how best to cater to vegan tastes without having to significantly adjust meal plans. The problem is made worse by having to dealing with different

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