Eggplant Pad Thai (healthy + vegan..with a Paleo option!)

While I adore my spicy eggplant and tofu satay, curry has always been my number one go-to order at any Thai restaurant. Until NOW. Oh Pad Thai–it just screams comfort food. Spicy, sweet, sticky, tangy, and savory comfort food. Before my health journey, I loved to inhale Pad Thai without any utensils! Unfortunately, Pad Thai is most … More Eggplant Pad Thai (healthy + vegan..with a Paleo option!)

Dorm-Friendly Vegan and Gluten Free Protein Pancakes

PERFECT for Pancake Sunday… Throwing it back long ago, I had the toughest time trying to find a vegan pancake recipe that wouldn’t fall apart and was high in protein. I would normally come across these lovely recipes that yielded 6-8 teeny tiny pancakes. Um, I don’t know about you, but I preferred to have … More Dorm-Friendly Vegan and Gluten Free Protein Pancakes

Tuesday Thoughts: We are all Lost Souls

The #blacklivesmatter and the #alllivesmatter movements are two of the biggest American controversies occurring right now. Depending on where you are from, you probably have heard of the Orlando shooting (not race-related but definitely , the terrible murders of Alton Sterling, Philando Castile, the cops from Dallas, and most recently the bailiffs from Michigan. These aren’t new incidents, either. … More Tuesday Thoughts: We are all Lost Souls

Chocolate Tofu Silk

So I know I said all of my recipes are soy free, but can we please just talk about tofu? It’s high in calcium, iron and protein, low in calories and is void of cholesterol and gluten! I couldn’t live without it at all! I get a bit bored with Chinese stir-fries and tofu eggplant parmesan. So … More Chocolate Tofu Silk

Full Rules and Day 1 of the “No Label” Challenge!

Good day, errbody! As I have said in my last post, I took on the challenge to eliminate all labeled or pre-packed foods for a week! Yesterday was as if I were preparing for Ramadan–I rid all of my favorite packaged treats–Trader Joe’s Chocolate Acai Powerberries, thinkthins and Enlightened Ice Cream coffee bars (but I’m sure my sister … More Full Rules and Day 1 of the “No Label” Challenge!