Category: Lifestyle

Being Vegan/Plant-Focused is Hard

Being Vegan/Plant-Focused is Hard

Is being vegan hard? Natural assumption to something new Usually when something is new, we have an assumption about it. It’s an automized part of how we think. When looking at being a vegan, one may think it would be hard because of everything they […]

Vegan Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookie

Vegan Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookie

The cookie that makes you say, “oooooo, aahhhhh!” This vegan chocolate chip oatmeal cookie recipe is one for the record books! I am so picky when it comes to cookies and cake. So, I am holding on to this one and not letting go! I […]

Arroz con Gandules (Rice with Pigeon Peas)

Arroz con Gandules (Rice with Pigeon Peas)

Rice: A Must-have Staple Arroz con gandules (rice with pigeon peas) is one of favorite staple meals of all time. But not just because it’s so easy to make and is so delicious, but because I learned this recipe during a time of celebration after […]

Lady Issues + Plant Life

Lady Issues + Plant Life

Before becoming a plant-focused eater, I had several health issues: PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome); heavy, long, and painful menstrual cycles; anemia; migraines; and constant fatigue. But for this post, I will just talk to you about the lady issues and how most of it was […]

What is Plant-Focused? How is it a Lifestyle?

What is Plant-Focused? How is it a Lifestyle?

What is “Plant-focused?” “Plant-based” is usually the term you hear when referring to those eating more fruits, vegetables, nuts and grains. “Plant-based” is also used with vegetarians and vegans. However, I decided to steer from that term because of how it is used and because of […]

The Most Simple and Delicious Vegan Banana Bread

The Most Simple and Delicious Vegan Banana Bread

Vegan Banana Bread, nuff said I’m gonna get a slice then go to bed My momma said it couldn’t be done I must use egg and cow’s milk, not none …. Ok, ok. I’m not a rapper and never wanted to be. Ha! But this […]

Mushroom Stroganoff

Mushroom Stroganoff

A Comforting Dish I was born in Germany. Yep, a good ole Army brat. We lived on the Army base the entire time we were there. My sister, who was much older than me, easily picked up the language and was able to help my […]

All Vegans are Healthy

All Vegans are Healthy

You may have heard, or even wondered yourself, that all vegans and vegetarians are healthy. Well, the plain and simple truth is no. In my past-life (about 5 years ago) I was a cake artist, making and decorating cakes. Now that I am plant-focused, my […]

Fast and Simple Vegan Marinara Sub

Fast and Simple Vegan Marinara Sub

Vegans are liars! Excuse me? All you vegans are liars. Just tell the truth. First, don’t put me in a category with everyone else! Now, what are you talking about? If it’s not chicken, don’t call it chick’n. That’s lying… Ha! This was a real-life […]