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Vegan Protein Mug Cake

Vegan Protein Mug Cake

Here’s how to batch vegan protein mug cakes so you can just scoop and nuke the next time you want a protein-rich snack!

Vegan Spinach Dip Cups

Vegan Spinach Dip Cups

Communal chip n’ dip bowls? In this economy? No thank you! Eliminate any and all risk of the double dip with this recipe for Vegan Spinach Dip Cups.

Friday Five: Pumpkin Spice Til Death

Friday Five: Pumpkin Spice Til Death

Like it or not, Pumpkin Spice Season is here! Lucky for me, I love it. Here are my top five(ish) vegan pumpkin spice product picks to get you in the mood.

Friday Five: Building an Ethical Wardrobe

Friday Five: Building an Ethical Wardrobe

Capitalism, am I right? It’s the worst, and yet we can’t just all walk around naked. Here are my tips for shopping ethical clothing brands without going into crippling debt.

Friday Five: For the Dogs

Friday Five: For the Dogs

Double the dogs means double the… stuff I buy for my dogs! Here’s what we’ve been buying lately.

A Vegan Guide to Chicago French Market

A Vegan Guide to Chicago French Market

Did you know there’s a plethora of vegan options right smack dab in the middle of downtown Chicago? If you’re up for an adventure, check out what Melissa and I tried!

Q & A With Pie, Pie My Darling – Chicago’s First Vegan Bakery

Q & A With Pie, Pie My Darling – Chicago’s First Vegan Bakery

Earlier this week I had the honor of breaking the story about Chicago's first 100% vegan bakery opening this summer - Pie, Pie My Darling will be taking over Kitchen 17's space in Lakeview possibly by August 2017. I got the scoop because I happen to be friends with...

Chicago’s Worst Vegan Eats

Chicago’s Worst Vegan Eats

Occasionally I get comments on my Chicago's Best Vegan Eats post asking how I could leave off this place or that place. Most of the time, it's simply because I haven't had a chance to go yet - too many vegan options in Chicago, what a great problem to have! But once...