Vegan Memorial Day BBQ with Gardein

Memorial Day is almost here and that means hot, sunny, long weekend enjoying the outdoors and most probably barbecuing. The good news is that us plant-based fellas don’t have to miss out on any BBQ foods! I had the opportunity to sample a wide variety of Gardein’s BBQ ready meatless favorites (now 28 different options) […]

Baked Vegan Donuts

What would our annual Vappu celebration be without donuts! I remember when I was a little girl in Finland and my friend Maria’s mother would make Vappu donuts every year. They were incredible delicious, hot out of the fryer. We enjoyed them with some homemade sima, of course. Sima is a kind of a fermented […]

Easy Sweet Potato Flatbreads

I’m a huge fan of homemade bread (and bread in general) and always looking for great, simple recipes. I’ve been making these flatbreads to bring with me to work for breakfast and snacks (served with hummus and raw cut veggies like cucumber, bell pepper, tomato), but it was time to try something new. Since I love […]

Winter Green Smoothie

Now that the temperatures are low it’s time to upgrade your smoothie game to fit the weather. Try adding warming spices like cinnamon, cardamon or even a dash of cayenne (great for releasing mucus, by the way). Instead of just plain water or milk, use herbal teas. You can also add superfoods like Maca or […]