vegan recipes

7 Dead Cheap Vegan BBQ Ideas That'll Fill The Junk Food Shaped Hole In Your Life

It's summer time again, which means only one thing: determined people across the UK planning BBQs that they will execute come rain or shine. If it's your turn to host, planning a menu that will suit everyone's tastes can often feel like a big task.…
By Emma Flynn

26 Thanksgiving Pies You’d Never Guess Were Vegan

Pie is a quintessential part of Thanksgiving. Even if there's loved ones, football, and turkey, the holiday just really isn't complete without a pie (or many). But a traditional pie crust recipe is made from lots of butter, and many fillings have…
By Nina Matti

How Eating Vegan — Even One Day A Week — Helps Stop Pollution

If you were upset by the news that President Trump pulled out of the Paris climate agreement last week, you’re definitely not alone — the United States is the second-largest emitter of greenhouse gases in the world, and the decision means our…
By Rachel Krantz

15 Fun Vegan Easter Dessert Ideas

The birds are chirping, the flowers are blossoming, and everywhere you look, people are wearing pastels, which can only mean one thing: spring is officially here. If you're kicking off the season by hosting a holiday gathering for friends and…
By Sadie Trombetta

30 Vegan Easter Recipe Ideas For 2017

Ah, Easter. A holiday (for the more secular, that is) all about rebirth, spring ... and chocolate. It's also a holiday where lots of little adorable baby chicks and rabbits get their moment in the spotlight. Unfortunately, eating chicken's eggs or…
By Rachel Krantz

19 Vegan Passover Seder Dessert Recipes

For me, being vegan on Passover and brining some vegan Passover recipes to a seder is a no-brainer, a continuation of my Jewish ideals. I've said it before and I'll say it again: I think that eating vegan is one of the best ways to celebrate…
By Rachel Krantz

23 Vegan Passover Seder Recipe Ideas For 2017

One of the greatest (and most restrictive) Jewish food holidays is nearly here: Passover. Luckily, as a vegan, I have some practice with dietary restrictions. I also think that being vegan is one of the best ways to celebrate Passover (it's a…
By Rachel Krantz

30 Vegan St. Patrick's Day Recipe Ideas

If anyone knows eating green food, it should be vegans. On a healthy vegan diet, you might eat more green foods in a day than most people get in a week. It's part of why a vegan diet is so good for you — but don't think that means we don't like to…
By Rachel Krantz

11 Vegan Valentine's Day Dinner Ideas For Two

If you're planning on skipping dinner reservations this Valentine's Day (I don't blame you, restaurants are always so crowded and overpriced on February 14th), then these 11 vegan Valentine's Day dinner ideas for two are your godsend. Even if you're…
By Chelsey Grasso

30 Vegan Valentine's Day Recipe Ideas

Look, I'm not ashamed: I'm a romantic. So much so, in fact, that last year, I wooed my sweetheart for our anniversary (which also happens to fall right around Valentine's Day). My guy usually does most of the cooking (I'm the baker), but I think…
By Rachel Krantz

39 Delicious Vegan Super Bowl Recipe Ideas

As someone who's not personally big on football (I'm sorry, I'm sorry), the best part of The Super Bowl to me is obviously the company, the commercials, and the food. But if you're hosting a Super Bowl party this year and are either vegan yourself…
By Rachel Krantz

The Best Plant-Based Sources Of Calcium

We've been fed the same calcium myth since we were little kids waiting in the lunch line at our school cafeteria: Milk is the best way to get your daily fill of calcium, the mineral that strengthens bones and teeth, regulates our heartbeat, and…
By Gina M. Florio

21 Tasty Vegan Soup Recipes To Warm You Up

During the winter, there is nothing better than hibernating with a blanket and a book. Why not take it even further and make vegan soups for National Soup Month? This month-long celebration lasts the entire month of January, making it the perfect…
By Kirsten Nunez

35 Vegan Crock-Pot Recipes To Keep You Warm

I'm not going to lie, I just got my first electric pressure cooker, and I haven't used it yet. It's a T-fal pressure cooker with 12 settings — basically, it's a fancy crock-pot. But it's been chilly outside, and that means it's time for me to face…
By Rachel Krantz

The Best Plant-Based Sources Of Protein

Since I decided to stop eating animals last October, I’ve had more than one well-meaning individual ask me how I’m getting all the protein I need without eating meat. (I’ve also heard a lot of comments about how “fish isn’t really meat,” and I’m…
By Elizabeth Enochs

The Easiest Gingerbread Recipes Around

Every season has its signature flavors — fall is bursting with pumpkin and apples, spring is all about fresh greens, and summer means juicy fruits. When it comes to winter, however, there's really only one taste, one smell, and one flavor that rules…
By Sadie Trombetta

36 Vegan Party Recipe Ideas

Ain't no party like a vegan party ... because a vegan party doesn't hurt animals. More and more, people are seeing the health, environmental, and ethical impact of eating a vegan diet — which is very exciting! That means that whether or not you are…
By Rachel Krantz

12 Vegan Latke Recipes For Hanukkah

When I told my dad I was heading home for the holidays this year, he said, "Great! I'll make you some latkes!" I responded, "Sounds good! So long as they're vegan!" and I promised to send him some vegan latke recipes. Though the standard latke calls…
By Rachel Krantz

50 Vegan New Year's Party Recipes

Everyone is always hating on New Year's Eve, and I get it. It's a lot of hype to live up to. And if you've had a crappy year — as many people have this 2016 — you might not even feel much like celebrating. That said, in my opinion, the fact that…
By Rachel Krantz

29 Vegan Christmas Cookies

I've said it before and I'll say it again: just because I'm Jewish, doesn't mean I can't appreciate a good Christmas cookie. I've been to plenty of holiday parties in my day, and I always appreciate Christmas' dedication to the cookie art form. As a…
By Rachel Krantz