So Delicious! New Product Review

So Delicious Fudge Bar Minis

An Orgy of GF & Sugar Free Ice Cream, Cultured Almond Milk, Almond Creamer & Fudge Bars One hot summer day in rural Missouri, while I was visiting my daughter Zoe and her family, Fed Ex delivered two boxes of So Delicious new product samples to our humble abode in Craig’s Hollow. The ice cream […]

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Eating While Vegan: Travel Food Update

The Naam Thai Coconut Curry

In just a few years, it has become so much easier to eat vegan while traveling. Why is That? 1. Veganism is growing exponentially, with much more awareness and acceptance of vegan diet. That’s the root cause. 2. Businesses have noticed that veganism has become cool, so they have been busy ramping up the production […]

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Ernestly Seeking the Truth About the Paleo Diet

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One Canadian Veg’s Reflections on her Paleo Diet Experience Diane Amethyst wrote to vent about her paleo diet experiences, and asked for my insights. I don’t know about insights, but I happened to have a few opinions, and the result was a blog post, Paleo Diet: Fraud, Fad or The Real Deal? – Judith Kingsbury […]

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Paleo Diet: Fraud, Fad or The Real Deal?

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Why is Paleo even a trend? Who makes money from Paleo? I tried Paleo and hated it – M. A. By Judith Kingsbury Dear Savvy Vegetarian, I’m in Canada, so we’re a little “behind the times” with the latest trends. We’re getting inundated with the paleo diet and supposed research about fat and meat and […]

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10 Tasty High Protein Vegan Recipes

10 High Protein Vegan Recipes

Need more protein in your veg diet? Start with these 10 high protein recipes from Savvy Vegetarian By Judith Kingsbury Veggies can get enough protein just by eating a variety of whole foods at every meal AND by getting enough calories. But if you’re worried, one or two servings of these recipes is good protein […]

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10 Reasons to Love Lentils – The Other Legume

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Why I Love Lentils & Eat Them All the Time When people say they can’t eat beans, I say, “Have you tried lentils?” There are so many different kinds of legumes (beans & lentils), over 11,000 known varieties. Of course you won’t find that many varieties in your supermarket, but you’ll probably find a dozen […]

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Gluten Free Vegan Baking In the Comfort Zone

GF Vegan Carrot Cake Muffins

It’s taken me two years to get somewhat comfortable with gluten free baking… All my life, I had only used wheat flour for baking, and suddenly at age 65, I couldn’t any more. I didn’t realize how much I depended on gluten for success in baking until it was gone. I had to use all […]

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10 Ways to Eat Organic on a Tight Budget

How to Eat Organic on a Tight Budget

Most of us know organic food is best, but some of us are discouraged by the cost There are good and bad reasons why organic food is sometimes – but not always – more expensive than conventional food. One bad reason is that even if costs are equal, the greed factor dictates a premium price […]

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Top 10 Vegan Winter Soup Recipes

Quinoa Chili

10 Thick, Rich, Hearty, Meal-In-A-Bowl Winter Soups from Savvy Vegetarian When it’s cold and snowy, and the days are short and dark, I just want to stay in with a good book and a bowl of hot sustaining soup. I get my exercise shopping for soup ingredients and cooking the soups. On days I actually […]

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Closed: One Dish Vegan Cookbook Giveaway

One Dish Vegan, 150+ Soul Satisfying Recipes for Easy One Dish Meals Congratulations, Ilene Klang – Winner of the One Dish Vegan Giveaway! One Dish Vegan by Robin Robertson, much loved author of many delicious, useful and adaptable cookbooks for vegans and vegetarians. One Dish Vegan is an ideal cookbook for busy people, for one […]

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