Melina Kristensen

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4 US Road Trips to Take Before You Die

There’s no better way to discover America than by criss-crossing the country via its most iconic highways. Whether you have fast wheels or an RV, …

Los Angeles

3 Perfect Puerto Rico Itineraries

There’s a reason why Puerto Rico is known as the "island of enchantment"—all types of travelers can easily fall in love with the Caribbean …

The Most Trippy MacBook Engraving You’ve Ever Seen

We’ve seen our fair share of cool MacBook decals and engravings over the years, but holy crap this one might take the cake. as the most trippy MacBook engraving ever.<p>Your retinas can get lost for days swimming through this weird Illuminati vortex. The redditor who created it said he designed it …

7 Amazing New Cookbooks to Inspire You to Eat Healthy This Spring

Chloe Flavor: Saucy, Crispy, Spicy, Vegan by Chloe Coscarelli<p>Great Tastes: Cooking (and Eating) from Morning to Midnight by Danielle Kosann and Laua …

Food

Vegetarian Society Home

Members' magazine out now<p>Not a member yet? Find out more<p>Looking for the perfect gift for a foodie?<p>Buy a gift voucher for one of our cookery …

Risotto Stuffed Ramiro Peppers

Preparation notes<p>Serves 4<br>Prep Time: 10 mins<br>Cooking Time: 45 mins<p>Ingredients<p><b>For the peppers:</b><br>2 stock cubes dissolved in 1 litre of water<br>2 tbsp olive …

20 Ways to Use Leftover Juice Pulp

Reduce food waste and create something equally delicious with these ideas for using fiber-rich pulp.<p>1.3K<p>SHARES<p>One of the questions I get asked most …

7 Fruits and Vegetables That Reverse the Signs of Aging

Nutrition

Scalloped Potatoes with Coconut Milk and Mushrooms

This past weekend I was treated to a visit from my Dad. I always make a point of making a special meal for him and knowing how much he enjoys …

Easy Lasagna Recipe

Lasagna is such a comfort food. But making it can seem like a long, complicated process to the uninitiated. Take the first step to homemade lasagna …

Gyoza

<b>Dinner</b> 10/01<p>Gyoza<p>The potstickers were made with shredded napa cabbage, carrots, shallots, garlic and ginger which were all stir-fried in a little …

Vegan & Gluten-Free Recipes by Allyson Kramer

I have no clue where I originally saw this idea years ago–but in today’s blogging world, apple nachos have become just about as ubiquitous as raw …

Salt & Vinegar Potato Salad

Being from the anti-mayo camp, I delight in a vinegar based potato salad! This one is probably the best potato salad I’ve ever had! I’m floored at …

Vegan Thanksgiving? It can be done (deliciously)

While “vegan” may be considered a four-letter word in mainstream America, going meat- and dairy-free is slowly growing popularity. And by slowly, we mean very slowly. A 2008 study done by the Vegetarian Times found that just about one million Americans claim to be vegan. But combine outspoken celeb …

New York Style

Brussels Sprout and Apple Hash - Recipe

I demo’ed this Brussels sprout and apple hash from my cookbook on KCTS recently, and a reader pointed out that the recipe isn’t anywhere on the site. …

Smoky Apple Baked Beans

Happy Valentine’s Day! I know that on this day of love, I’m supposed to offer you a rich, sugary indulgence or at least a romantic dinner for two …

How to Make Plant-Based "Milks"

You can make a variety of plant-based “milks” by blending raw nuts, seeds, and grains with water. Almonds, cashews, macadamias, Brazil nuts, …

COCO BANANA DATE SHAKE

COCO BANANA DATE SHAKE // Makes 2<p>I included a note for a bit of protein powder here because the times I am needing a shake is usually when I am a …

How to Soak & Sprout Nuts, Seeds, Grains, & Beans

1.5K<p>SHARES<p>Nuts, seeds, grains, and beans are nutritional powerhouses. However, the natural agents that protect them from early germination can wreak …

E.coli

Banana For an Egg: Vegan Substitutions for 8 Common Baking Ingredients

Annie Shannon knows all about vegan baking substitutions. The food blogger and author of the upcoming <i>Betty Goes Vegan</i> cookbook spent the last couple …

Breakfast

Foodily Blog

Flax Seeds vs. Diabetes

A daily tablespoon of ground flax seeds for a month appears to improve fasting blood sugars, triglycerides, cholesterol, and hemoglobin A1c levels in …

Power foods: New diet that might protect your brain

<i>Power Foods for the Brain</i> suggests that eating a plant-based diet and increasing how much you exercise and sleep might protect you from developing memory problems later in life.<p>Author and physician Neal Barnard designed and adopted this approach to living after observing what happened to his …