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I didn’t know what nutritional yeast was, but in my blissful ignorance, I figured I’d know it once I saw it in the grocery store. Standing in the baking aisle, my thought process went something like: “Well, there’s nutritional value in all yeast, right? Which one is the most nutritious? I don’t know. I’ll just pick that one.” So I ended up getting 1/2 cup worth of yeast packets (which is like NINE packets)… Continue reading
Dessert is my favorite meal. Yep, I said it. If I could eat it all day everyday, I probably would. Cupcakes, cookies, ice cream; I love it all. Obviously I can’t eat dessert for every meal, despite my wishes. I would be the most unhealthy vegan and for the girl who writes “Weight Loss Wednesday,” we don’t want that; so, I fight off my constant need for desserts and save the treats for special occasions. If a friend bakes me a cupcake, of course I’m going to eat it. If … Continue reading
Who’s ready for a vocabulary lesson? The word of the day is agri-techture, which is defined as “buildings that grow food or building-integrated agriculture.” This compound noun was coined by Henry Gordon-Smith, a graduate student in sustainability management at Columbia University, on his blog of the same name. Continue reading
Unlike Marlin and Dory, we all found Nemo fairly easily this weekend. And now that I’ve filled my bad pun per post quota, let’s talk about being vegan with limited resources. If you’re snowed in and only have access to the food in your pantry, I have a simple solution that will nourish your body and warm your soul. Continue reading
Flax and chia eggs may be a thing of the past, as Hampton Creek Foods’, a San Francisco-based laboratory, has seventeen scientists working tirelessly to create a flawless egg alternative. Hampton Creek is one of many venture capital-backed startups trying to engineer dietary alternatives that are better for the planet, healthier for people, and save the lives of animals. Who knew that the next step of the clean-food movement would be taking place in labs?