Recipe: Vegan Mac n Cheese

Alright, I’ll admit that vegan mac n cheese was always something that I refused to believe could actually taste good. Many recipes that I came across contained cashew cream (raw cashews blended with almond milk or something of the sort). I haven’t really been a fan of cashew cream after I tried making green bean […]

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Q&A With The Herbivorous Butcher!

Perhaps one of the most fascinating topics related to veganism is the phenomenon of vegan meats. Going meat-free can still allow you to enjoy similar tastes and textures you may miss, including burgers, deli meat, and even Korean-style ribs!   The Herbivorous Butcher decided to change the game and become the first vegan butcher shop in the […]

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Make Every Day Earth Day

. http://bit.ly/2puviRM Today is April 22, Earth Day. Scientists from across the country gathered in Washington D.C. to defend the vital role science plays in public health, safety, economy, and government. Speakers mentioned the Flint water crisis, biodiversity, and energy consumption, just to name a few topics.  A full stream and more science coverage can […]

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Meet a Vegan: Chelsea Bode

I’ve known Chelsea since junior high–we went to the same youth group when I grew up in Sleepy Eye. She also was in my best friend Rachael’s bridal party with me last June, and we were able to bond and talk about veganism because that’s when I started going plant-based! Pretty much the entire time […]

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Vegan Dessert: Magic Bars

Magic bars (also known as 7-layer bars) have always been one of my favorite desserts. The combination of coconut, chocolate, walnuts, and the caramelized sweetened condensed milk all on a graham cracker crust just screams decadent. I have fond memories as a kid eating them at every church potluck. Since adapting to a plant-based diet, […]

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