Fitness, Health, Recipes, Uncategorized, Vegan

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Protein Smoothie|VEGAN| No Protein Powder

In the world of vegan fitness, protein powders are hailed as a vital part of your morning smoothie.  If you don't use a supplement in your smoothies, it can kind of feel like you're failing the whole workout regimen. I don't personally have anything against protein powders (in fact, I've been considering buying one), other… Continue reading Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Protein Smoothie|VEGAN| No Protein Powder

DIYs, Health, Recipes, Uncategorized, Vegan

Mexican Hot Chocolate Nice Cream

It's a dreary day.  Not exactly cold, just gray and rainy and definitely the kind of day that requires a chocolatey pick-me-up.  And while I had frozen bananas and cocoa powder ready for precisely this kind of mood, something told me that plain old chocolate nice cream wasn't going to cut it. Surveying the counter, I… Continue reading Mexican Hot Chocolate Nice Cream

DIYs, Health, Recipes, Uncategorized, Vegan

The “Waste Not, Want Not” Smoothie

As cliche as it sounds, I am a vegan who is incredibly in love with smoothies.  I could eat them three times a day.  In fact, I have in the past:  Strawberry Banana for breakfast, Mango Coconut for lunch, and a surprisingly delicious Savory Sweet Potato for dinner. Sometimes, though, looking at smoothie recipes, I get… Continue reading The “Waste Not, Want Not” Smoothie

DIYs, Health, Horses, Recipes, Uncategorized, Vegan

~Juicer Pulp 4 Ingredient HORSE TREATS~

I'm always looking for ways to use up juicer pulp.  I've added it to smoothies, used it in cake and even fed it to our chickens.  Today, though, when I made a carrot-cantaloupe juice for breakfast, a new idea popped into my mind. In the past, I've given my horses plain old raw juicer pulp… Continue reading ~Juicer Pulp 4 Ingredient HORSE TREATS~

Health, Recipes, Vegan

Overnight Apple Pie Chia Pudding

Now that the days are getting warmer, I've definitely been craving some cooler breakfasts.  Instead of oatmeal or home fries, I've been enjoying a lot of smoothies, banana ice cream and, of course, my favorite - chia pudding. Chia pudding is amazing for a lot of reasons.  Chia seeds are high in protein and healthy… Continue reading Overnight Apple Pie Chia Pudding

Health, Recipes, Uncategorized, Vegan

My 5 Favorite Health Bloggers

Health seems like the never-ending fad.  And no matter what diet you prefer - if any - you can find dozens of health bloggers posting recipes and tips to help you on your journey. My favorite bloggers combine health and fitness with things like emotional well-being and environmental awareness - all topics I'm passionate about! (Disclaimer:… Continue reading My 5 Favorite Health Bloggers