10 Super Cheap & Healthy Vegan Meals (because even if you’re not a hippie, you probably like saving $)

10 Super Cheap & Healthy Vegan Meals (because even if you’re not a hippie, you probably like saving $)

I know a thing or two about being broke, but still wanting to eat healthy. I don't mean "Ooh, I went over budget last month, better reel it in" broke. I mean I was working for a nonprofit animal rights organization, where I had to move to a new town with student loan payments, rent, [...]

Tofu Kebabs & Other Easy, Vegan-Friendly Dishes you must bring on your next Camping Trip

Tofu Kebabs & Other Easy, Vegan-Friendly Dishes you must bring on your next Camping Trip

I'm obsessed with camping. I would live in a tent if I hadn't already adopted a cat that would for sure abandon me in the outdoors. So here are 8 easy vegan recipes to make your next camping trip delicious & cruelty-free: 1. Veg Hot Dogs - When I went camping for my birthday, I [...]

Longevity Bowl: Spicy Sriracha-Coated Tofu with Veggies & Rice

Longevity Bowl: Spicy Sriracha-Coated Tofu with Veggies & Rice

Over the weekend I became obsessed with a book, The Blue Zones Solution, by Dan Buettner. The author is a National Geographic Fellow who has traveled throughout the world, analyzing a few groups of people who are known for living the longest, healthiest lives. Only one of the groups is completely vegan, but all of [...]

5 Must-try, Vegan Restaurants in Philly- for every type of Foodie

5 Must-try, Vegan Restaurants in Philly- for every type of Foodie

Philadelphia may be known for its cheese steaks, but the vegan food this city offers is making even meat-eaters' mouths water. In no particular order (narrowing down my favorite vegan spots was hard enough), here are 5 vegan-friendly restaurants you MUST try if you are ever passing through the city of brotherly love. HipCity Veg [...]

8 Easy, Healthy Breakfasts for People On the Go (Or for you lazy peeps)

8 Easy, Healthy Breakfasts for People On the Go (Or for you lazy peeps)

Bottom line: there aren’t enough hours in a day. Whether you’re in a rush to get out the door, or would rather spend your downtime actually relaxing rather than cooking a complex meal, eating healthy can seem challenging. The truth is, eating healthy is actually pretty simple. All you need is an extra 5-10 minutes, [...]

What to do with your Excess Food: Your decision has serious consequences

What to do with your Excess Food: Your decision has serious consequences

A couple weeks ago, while watching an old episode of Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, I was happy to see a discussion about the problem of food waste in America. Food waste is a topic that often gets overlooked in the media, yet it’s something that’s extremely connected to the health (or rather sickness) [...]