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Dr. Will Tuttle

Time to Wake Up

Dr. Will Tuttle | August 17, 2011 | Food

Read More: veganism

Time to Wake Up             OK, everyone! It’s time for us to pay attention. It’s long been obvious that there are apparent forces spreading economic, environmental, and social devastation. Since 9-11, the pace has accelerated...

Ellen Sheen

Coconut Chickpeas and Curried Beet Greens

Ellen Sheen | August 17, 2011 | Food

Read More: beets, chickpeas, kale, Vegan Recipes

This lovely and highly flavorful dish makes a fantastic side dish, paired with the Twice Baked Ginger Lime Sweet Potatoes I made a while back. This dish would also make a lovely main, paired with a little brown rice and...

Ellen Sheen

Vegan Guacamole Bacon Burger

Ellen Sheen | August 15, 2011 | Food

Read More: BBQ, burgers, Vegan Recipes

Uh huh... burger plus guacamole plus bacon. Perfect for a sunny summer day! For full recipe and more photos and information, go here on the La Pure Mama blog. Enjoy!...

Ellen Sheen

Twice Baked Ginger Lime Sweet Potatoes

Ellen Sheen | August 11, 2011 | Food

Read More: sweet potato, Vegan Recipes

This is a fantastic light meal or side dish. The recipe is courtesy of Earth Balance, with a few changes by me, and uses their new coconut spread! It's great stuff and this recipe is a-mazing! For full recipe and more...

Bryanna Clark Grogan

MY NEW BOOK & A NEW MEATLESS KIBBEH (MIDDLE EASTERN BAKED "MEATLOAF" WITH BULGUR)

Bryanna Clark Grogan | August 10, 2011 | Food, International, Lifestyle

Read More: Bryanna Clark Grogan, bulgur wheat, kibbeh, meatless kibbeh, Middle Eastern cooking, taheena, vegan kibbeh, World Vegan Feast cookbook

 You can see 82 color photos of many of the recipes in my new book, World Vegan Feast, in this photo album.      **1st amazon review!** UPDATE ON MY NEW BOOK: I'm so stunned by the response to my new book, "World...

Chef AJ

Holy Mole Bean Dip

Chef AJ | August 10, 2011 | Food, Health

Read More: beans, Chef Aj, garlic

As I've always said, there are few recipes that cannot be improved by the addition of garlic or chocolate.  This recipe has BOTH!!!  If you can't find hemp seeds, feel free to substitute cashews.  For more UNPROCESSED recipes and past...

Sarah Taylor

Veg*n Activism

Sarah Taylor | August 9, 2011 | Animals, Food, Lifestyle

Read More: vegan, vegan activism, vegan volunteering

There are a few topics in our culture that get people mightily defensive about – religion, politics, and food.  Tell someone that we should/shouldn’t scrap the welfare system, and tempers will fly!  Suggest that there is/isn’t a god, and veins...

Ellen Sheen

Chocolate Hummus

Ellen Sheen | August 8, 2011 | Food

Read More: chocolate, vegan dessert, Vegan Recipes

Chocolate hummus? Oh yes!! A perfect alternative for those wanting a sweet treat without a lot of sugar, refined carbs and empty calories. Who needs them when you can get your chocolate fix with this not overly sweet and quite filling chocolate...

Gail Davis

All About Ajwain and Sensational Samosas

Gail Davis | August 4, 2011 | Food, Green, Lifestyle

Read More: Gail Davis, Indian cuisine, samosas

Have you tasted ajwain? Also known as carom seed, this lovely little grayish-green seed is closely related to thyme and cumin. It has a very fragrant aroma, which comes alive when cooked, and it is generally used in small quantities...

Ellen Sheen

Pickled Kohlrabi

Ellen Sheen | August 4, 2011 | Food

Read More: kohlrabi, Vegan Recipes

A just plain fantastic way to use kohlrabi! Which, by the way, might be one of my new favorite vegetables. Especially like this! For full recipe and more photos and information, go here on the La Pure Mama blog. Enjoy!...

Ellen Sheen

Vegan Raspberry Protein Muffins

Ellen Sheen | August 2, 2011 | Food

Read More: raspberries, vegan baking, vegan dessert

Fresh raspberries, a little protein powder burst and coconut milk. A few of my favorite things! These muffins are super easy, not overly sweet and great for breakfast or a snack. For full recipe and more photos and information, go...

Becky Mikles

My RV Whole Foods Kitchen

Becky Mikles | July 29, 2011 | Food

Read More: Cooking, RV

"How can you cook in such a small kitchen?" is a question I am asked quite often when friends and family learn we moved out of our house to live full time in our 5th wheel trailer.  Many people believe...

Becky Mikles

My RV Whole Foods Kitchen

Becky Mikles | July 29, 2011 | Food

Read More: Cooking, RV

"How can you cook in such a small kitchen?" is a question I am asked quite often when friends and family learn we moved out of our house to live full time in our 5th wheel trailer.  Many people believe...

Ellen Sheen

Sesame Ginger Quinoa Salad

Ellen Sheen | July 29, 2011 | Food

Read More: salad dressing, Vegan Recipes

This salad is packed full of protein but still light and incredibly flavorful. Perfect for those hot days where cooking just isn't in the cards! For full recipe and more photos and information, go here on the La Pure Mama...

Joel Fuhrman MD

Pistachio nuts may improve erectile function

Joel Fuhrman MD | July 25, 2011 | Food, Health

Read More: cardiovascular, cholesterol, erectile dysfunction, nuts

Pistachio nuts have a unique nutritional profile – they are especially rich in plant sterols, carotenoids, tocopherols (vitamin E), and arginine.  Plant sterols are structurally similar to cholesterol, and provide a cholesterol-lowering benefit.1 All nuts have cholesterol-lowering and other...

Ellen Sheen

Crunchy Asian Tofu and Veg Salad

Ellen Sheen | July 25, 2011 | Food

Read More: Vegan Recipes

This is a simple, yet beautiful salad boasting raw and slighty barbecued veg, crunchy tofu and a flavorful asian marinade and dressing. So good! For full recipe and more photos and information, go here on the La Pure Mama blog....

Ellen Sheen

Wilted Dandelion Greens with Garlicky Cashews

Ellen Sheen | July 21, 2011 | Food

Read More: vegan foods, Vegan Recipes

A perfect green side dish boasting bright greens and a little crunch from the cashews. I won't forget to mention the 'yum' factor of the garlic scapes! For full recipe and more photos and information, go here on the La...

Ellen Sheen

La Pure Mama's Chocolate Coconut Cookies were featured!

Ellen Sheen | July 21, 2011 | Food

Read More: coconut macaroons, Cookies, vegan baking

Thank you to Daily Buzz Moms for featuring my Chocolate Coconut Cookies on their Top 9 sweet treats!! Go here to check out Daily Buzz Moms Top 9... Go here for the recipe on La Pure Mama. Power to the...

Chef AJ

A COOL salad for a hot day

Chef AJ | July 19, 2011 | Celebrities, Food, Health

Read More: Chef Aj, parsley, raw vegan, salad dressing

With things heating up all over the country, who feels like turning on the oven?  Not me!!!  That's why I love this salad.  Unlike other grains, quinoa takes only 10 minutes to cook.  Enjoy!!!  ...

J Morris Hicks

Fish-Farming -- A sad "solution" to an unnecessary problem

J Morris Hicks | July 19, 2011 | Food, Green, Health

Read More: bill clinton fish, fishing unsustainable, j. morris hicks

 Time reports on the "last wild food" of the human race. A little longer than our short daily posts, this is one you need to read carefully. It's all about fish and how our appetite for them has damaged the...