Tips For Packing a Healthy and Satisfying Vegan Lunchbox

January 15, 2014

The salad you see on the left in the photo above is the radicchio, endive, orange, and walnut salad I shared yesterday. In that post, I mentioned I’d have at least one serving idea for you, and I do: this is how I packed up some of the leftovers in my take-to-work lunchbox on Monday. […]

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Raw Salted Almond Chocolate Snack Bars

January 6, 2014
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We can go ahead and file this post under “great recipe, lousy photo.” I’m still in NY, which means I’m still without my regular camera, which means I’m still snapping pictures on my phone. But when a recipe sounds as delicious as these salted almond and chocolate snack bars do–and delivers on the promise, I […]

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Festive Trail Mix

November 19, 2013
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One of the nicer things to happen this year is that my friend Sydney, whom I’ve known since high school, has relocated to the DC area. I love meeting new people, but there’s something so unique about a friendship that has stood the test of time–all the shared memories, the kind of intimacy that comes […]

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Quick, Easy, PB & J Snack Balls. Plus, Is It Safe to Eat Peanuts?

September 6, 2013
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When I’m home, it’s my ongoing mission to make food that my mom will enjoy just as much as I do. So far, I’ve had mixed success. There have been certain grain or pasta dishes that qualify as a incontestable wins, and a few baked goods that were greeted with enthusiasm. There’s the fact that […]

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Adventures in San Fran

August 19, 2013
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I’m back from the west coast and the beautiful city of San Francisco. My mom and I ventured out there for a little girls’ trip–our first travel together in a very, very long time. We are, as you surely have noticed, incredibly close, and now that my post-bacc is over, I’m trying to spend much […]

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New Vegan Cuts Snack Box (and Vegan Chic Bonus)

July 12, 2013

Happy Friday! As the weekend approaches, I’m grateful for all the love you showed my first raw, berry cheesecake–thanks for that. Hope you’ll give it a try. Before I head into the weekend, I wanted to give a shout to the latest Vegan Cuts snackbox I was sent to review. You can read the review […]

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Higher Protein Raw, Vegan Snack Bars. Easy to Customize!

May 23, 2013

Last week, I shared a recipe for uber-customizable vegan granola bars, and I also reviewed the new Vega One bars, which we all agreed are tasty/nutritious but super pricey, too. This led one of my readers, Ali, to ask whether I have a homemade protein bar recipe? At that time, I didn’t. A week later, […]

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