Plant Based Eating

10 Tips for Going (and Staying) Vegan

This past Friday I celebrated my 3-year Vegan Anniversary! My friends and I had a little potluck with yummy vegan food to share (buffalo cauliflower tacos, five different flavors of salad, bruschetta with cashew cheese, vegan hot dogs, s'mores, brownies, and chocolate), dancing, singing, face painting, and a bonfire. It may sound a little corny… Continue reading 10 Tips for Going (and Staying) Vegan

Plant Based Eating

Ten Satisfying Summer Salads

Summer is here! Well, almost....but with the sun shinning, days getting longer, and temperature getting warmer, I've already got into the summer mentality. And what I crave most during the summers are salads.   On a hot summer day, there is nothing quite as refreshing and satisfying as a salad. Its crisp, hydrating, and healthy.… Continue reading Ten Satisfying Summer Salads

Sustainable Designs

Simple Tips + Tricks for Adding Storage to your Tiny Bathroom

Despite my efforts to transition into a more minimalistic lifestyle, I find myself with an excessive amount of bathroom items. Essentials oils, soaps, bath salts, lotions, toiletries...the urban homesteader in me can't stop. Nothing says a relaxing bath like your own special blended bath salts! Even if you don't find yourself in the odd tug-of-war… Continue reading Simple Tips + Tricks for Adding Storage to your Tiny Bathroom

Sustainable Designs

11 Sneaky Ways to Add More Seating to your Space

Being an introvert, I'd rather spend my evenings in than going out. That being said, I also like to entertain! Group gatherings at one's place are typically more relaxing, socially engaging, and overall enjoyable in my personal introverted opinion. While I like entertaining, I also live in a one bedroom apartment. It's perfect for me,… Continue reading 11 Sneaky Ways to Add More Seating to your Space

Plant Based Eating

20 Christmas Cookies for Vegan Santa

Christmas is a holiday that is very "food centered". Yes, we all know about the gifts, but really, it's the food that can really make this holiday special. Peppermint, gingerbread, mulled cider/wine, eggnog, cheese logs, and cookies! Growing up, my family was one of the many that had the tradition of making Christmas cookies. It… Continue reading 20 Christmas Cookies for Vegan Santa

Plant Based Beauty

Fall Face Mask for Smooth Glowing Skin

So I mentioned in earlier posts how I am a little obsessed with pumpkin recipes when fall rolls around. I can't help it. It's the only time of year that I feel it is socially acceptable to use this much pumpkin, plus I like to use seasonal items. I recently bought three 29 0z cans… Continue reading Fall Face Mask for Smooth Glowing Skin