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Easy Vegan Meal Prep Ideas: Part Two

Easy Vegan Meal Prep Ideas: Part Two

Today is a great day to work on part two of my vegan meal prep post because I am actually doing what I’m writing about this very minute. I schedule meal prep day for Sunday or Monday, and it truly helps me stay on track […]

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A Guide for Vegan Meal Prep Ideas: Part 1

A Guide for Vegan Meal Prep Ideas: Part 1

People often ask me about my weekly meal prep routine, but they generally ask for meat-based ideas. When I tell them that my meal prep is almost entirely plant-based, they are surprised. Some folks just don’t know what to do with fresh veggies in meal […]

Rustic Onion Dill Bread

Rustic Onion Dill Bread

When I was a child, a family that occasionally watched me had a painting in their dining room that I would often stare at. Years later I learned this painting was actually a retouched photograph titled, Grace, by an artist named Eric Enstrom. It shows […]

Brunch Waffles

Brunch Waffles

My kitchen is on the small side , so I can’t keep a lot of unnecessary, one-use gadgets lying around. This challenge of limited space kept me from making waffles for a long time, until I purchased some lovely silicone waffle molds that were easy […]

Vegan Creme Brûlée

Some of my all-time favorite foods have copious amounts of egg in them, such as quiche, creme brûlée, and flan. Since developing an allergy to eggs, I have turned to recipes that use various types of egg replacements, and often these recipes are total kitchen […]

Heart Healthy French Fries

Heart Healthy French Fries

An unhealthy weakness of mine is the temptation of golden, salty, crispy, oily, wonderful, fast food fries. I could snack on them all day long, if they weren’t so darn bad for me. Luckily, I’m good at recreating things, and French fries are crazy easy […]

Island Magic Apple Pie

Island Magic Apple Pie

My association with this wonderful time of year is not just about pumpkin-spice-everything, turkey, and traditional acorn or butternut squashes. Oh, no, as a matter of fact, this is when our garden is over-flowing with a green, pear shaped squash, drooping from heavily-laden vines, known […]

Pizza Dough

Pizza Dough

Like a taco salad, pizza is the kind of thing that you can dress up anyway you want. It is a clean slate onto which you can build a slice of perfection to your own personal taste. It was especially helpful this past ‘Mostly Vegan […]

Zero Waste

Zero Waste

The smallest implication of a zero waste lifestyle is a wonderful thing in itself. It does not have to be an all-or-nothing experience, and any waste reduction, small or great, will encourage a cleaner, sustainable future for all of us. The simple act of trying […]

Earth Day

Earth Day

After a much needed spring break, I have returned with my newest creative project and frugal living idea. On Hawaii Island, we have a ban on plastic bags, and are encouraged to bring our own reusable shopping bags to grocery and retail stores; therefore, it’s […]


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