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Move Over Dairy Yogurt! Target Adds Two Brands Of VEGAN Yogurt To Shelves

ShareYep, it’s true. Vegan yogurt has gone mainstream, and it tastes darn tootin’ good, too! Target just added Kite Hill and Silk vegan yogurt to its shelves! I can’t count how many times I’ve walked past all of those slick packs of Yoplait dairy milk yogurt  just wishing there was a cruelty-free option. Did you know Yoplait is packed with boiled… Read more →

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What’s Vegan at Trader Joe’s for the Holidays?

ShareWell, the Trader Joe’s Turkey-less Stuffed Roast available at Thanksgiving may be gone, but there’s still loads of vegan holiday goodies at T.J.’s.  Let’s take a peek! Candy Cane Joe Joe’s These are like Oreo’s, but better! (I used to devour the vanilla Joe Joe’s!). The downside? They contain palm oil.  And they’re not healthy; buzz kill, I know. The… Read more →

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New Vegan Food For Fall at Trader Joe’s!

ShareI enjoy shopping at Trader Joe’s throughout the year, but watching the annual debut of their vegan holiday fare always adds an extra element of excitement!  This year is no exception. I haven’t seen any vegan roasts, or fresh organic cranberries just yet (oh, how I love making fresh cranberry sauce!), but here’s a tidbit of what’s new and already… Read more →

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3 Ingredient Vegan Frozen Banana Bites! And a Jar of Vegan Peanut Butter Cups, Spoonful Style!

Share I’ve been meaning to make these forever, but just got around to it this weekend! I really wanted to buy the frozen banana bites I saw at Trader Joe’s, but then I noticed they have palm oil in them. While technically palm oil is vegan because it’s from a plant, I’m still trying to avoid it because the harvest… Read more →

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It’s True!! WholeSoy Vegan Yogurt is Back on the Shelves!

Share   When I attended the Natural Products Expo in Anaheim earlier this month, I had the pleasure of meeting Ted Nordquist, the creator of WholeSoy Yogurt, who previously led a double life – professor of Asian philosophy by day and tofu-maker by night! After over a year without the product due to a delay involving the building of their own manufacturing… Read more →

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Berry Banana Chia Flax Smoothie!

ShareIt was such a beautiful day today in California… definitely smoothie weather!  So I rummaged through the freezer and fruit bowl and created a creamy, decadent, fulfilling creation! A berry banana chia flax smoothie! What’s so great about smoothies is that you can pretty much just add your favorite plant based milk (I love almond milk!) and your favorite nut… Read more →