Cococcino – Product Review

Cococcino Coconut Milk Iced Coffee Mocha Flavor So Delicious Approx $2.49 retail Chocolate, creamy perfection, Cococcino is the coconut coffee beverage that has changed how I feel about Starbucks. Let me explain. I used to be a Starbucks consumer. I wanted a sweet chocolate coffee drink? I would run in for a mocha. But then, […]

New Product Alert – TJ’s South African Spiced Chips

Trader Joes Potato Chips with South American Style Seasoning $2.29 Gluten Free Yesterday, while shopping at Trader Joes, Jason and I spotted a new product, Trader Joes potato chips with South American style seasoning.  I wanted nothing more than to keep you, our readership informed, so with an air of great sacrifice I grabbed a […]

Reed’s Spiced Apple Brew Review

Now that I am pregnant, having a cocktail or drink is 100% not an option. But, sometimes I still enjoy having something special to drink while I relax. In my pre-baby days, I really loved hard apple cider. When I saw this, I checked the label – this had no artificial color or flavor (score) […]

Choosing Raw Book Review

Gena Hamshaw $19.95 DeCapo ISBN: 978-0-7382-1687-4 5 stars This Book Makes Me Hungry!! When I received Choosing Raw, I was excited. I have a pretty extensive raw foods library but I love new books. This one blew me away and immediately went to the part of my bookshelf that stands for ‘don’t ignore’. That’s because […]

A Book Review of Afro-Vegan

Bryant Terry $27.50 10 Speed Press ISBN: 978-1-60774-531-0 5 stars A Beautiful, Delicious Global Adventure The moment I received Bryant Terry’s new tome, Afro-Vegan I tore into it. Not literally, but I did read a good chunk of it in one sitting. Since then, I have revisited this book, made a few of the recipes […]

The Spice Tower – New Product Alert!

This week there are three new Trader Joes products that rocked my socks! This is the first one – a stack of 4 exotic spices. The official name is The Spice Route and it retails at my Trader Joes for $6.99. You get 4 containers of spices in cute stacking jars, and you also get […]

Book Review of Vegan Ice Cream

Jeff Rogers $16.99 10 Speed Press ISBN:  978-1-60774-545-7 5 stars A Cool Way to Get Through a Hot Summer When I first bought my trusty ice cream machine five years ago, I bought Vice Cream. It was different from the other vegan ice cream books on several fronts and taught me a lot about the […]

Book Review of Vegan Finger Foods

By Tamasin Noyes and Celine Steen Fair Winds Press $22.99 ISBN: 978-1-59233-594-7 5 out of 5 stars It’s a Vegan Party and You’re Invited!!! When I first became vegan, it was for health reasons. I was very unhealthy and a vegan diet fixed EVERYTHING! Then, in the process of looking for other vegans online, I […]

Book Review of Paleo Vegan

Ellen Jaffe Jones and Alan Roettinger Book Publishing Company ISBN: 978-1-57067-305-4 $16.95 4 out of 5 stars Get copies for your Paleo friends now!! I love the idea of this book. It was about 10 years ago that I was eating badly already, so to lose some of the weight I had piled on, I […]

A Review of Veganize This!

Jenn Shagrin ISBN: 978-0-7382-1402-3 Lifelong Press $19.00 5 stars Veganize This, I Can’t Quit You  There are many vegan cookbooks that have been relegated to the bottom two shelves of our library. Some are because they are not great, and some because I never look at them anymore. Veganize This by Jenn Shagrin is a […]