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The Plantpower Way: Strawberry Mint Cacao Cheesecake

Rich Roll and Julie Piatt are pretty cool. He’s an entertainment attorney-turned vegan endurance athlete, motivational speaker and plant-based nutrition advocate, and she’s a plant-based chef, healer, musician and yogi. Together, they are two people who...

#VeganVortex Spring Charity Raffle

There are about a zillion good reasons to come to the #VeganVortex Spring Market, most of which I wrote about here. But if you can’t make it, there are still a lot of good reasons why you should buy a raffle ticket! First of all, if you buy them online,...

Crave Eat Heal Blog Tour: Butternut Squash Queso

I am a very big fan of Annie Oliverio and what she does at An Unrefined Vegan. She makes the kind of food – healthy, delicious, satisfying and nutrient-rich – that I actually eat day to day that enables me to dream up things like Doritos-Crusted Tofu and...

#VeganVortex Celebrate Spring Market

The Basics What: #VeganVortex Celebrate Spring – A 100% vegan pastry, confection & gift market When: Sunday, April 26th 11am-5pm Where: LAMA Chicago HQ (3519 W Fullerton Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60647) Why: Free admission, music by DJ Veganinblack, Bloody Mary...

#SheikClass Vegan Sabzi Polow

Even though I love doing weird things in the kitchen (like changing Agnostic Front lyrics to make them about cake – “it’s my, it’s my, it’s my slice!”) I tend to stay pretty close to my comfort zone. I know Italian, I know white...

Native Foods’ Vegan “Eggs” Benedict

I started typing up this whole long thing about why I don’t eat eggs because recently, I was called “an extremist” for that very reason. I started writing about how maybe, when I post vegan recipes as I have been strictly doing since 2011, (you will...

JuiceXCore 101: A Crash Course in Drinking Squished Produce

I love making juice. I love drinking juice. I love making vibrant colors and sweet and spicy flavors and I especially love how I feel when I drink a really good juice. Whenever I come up with a really great juice I Instagram it along with a list of all the ingredients...

Boston Hardcore Pie – Happy Birthday CM Punk!

Natalie’s note: Digging this one out of the archives in honor of Pie Day! The other day (October 26, to be exact,) was my friend Phil’s birthday. Most of the world knows him has the lovable jerk CM Punk, harasser of bosses and The Best in the World. I know...