recipes

Chilaquiles con Frijoles de Negro y Zucchini

Being that I live so close to the border of Mexico, it’s inevitable that I love me some Mexican food. If I could eat it all day everyday, I would. Now, Mexican food can sometimes be vegan friendly and sometimes not so much, but like any other food, it can be veganized. So let me… Continue reading Chilaquiles con Frijoles de Negro y Zucchini

recipes

Protein Smoothie Bowl

Now I've never had nor have I ever made a smoothie bowl. I see them on IG all the time, but I've never considered trying one, at least not until now. What made me make a smoothie bowl? I have no earthly idea. I just know I wanted a smoothie and I had a bunch… Continue reading Protein Smoothie Bowl

All Black Everything, Health + Wellness, Vegan Mommy Things

Eating Healthy is for POC Too

Podcast: Black Girl in Om Grocery Haul: Avocados Blackberries Blueberries Strawberries Potatoes Tomatoes Pumpkin seeds Pecans Raisins Kale Nutritional Yeast Bolthouse Farms Non-Dairy Milk

Vegan Mommy Things

Nutrition vs. Taste

Many things change when a woman becomes pregnant. Hormones, skin, physical features, mentality, etc. one of the biggest changes for me was food. As a vegan, I already eat pretty healthy (in my mind anyway). However, when I am making food choices now, it's no longer about me; it's about the baby. I'm always wondering… Continue reading Nutrition vs. Taste

My Life, Uncategorized

4 Years Vegan!!

I can't believe it has already been four years that I have adopted a plant based lifestyle. I remember like it was just yesterday (it was actually last Friday that made 4 years, November 17). It was right before the thanks-for-killing-millions-of-Indians break, and I was so sick. I had spent the weekend in Huntsville, Texas,… Continue reading 4 Years Vegan!!

My Life, Vegan Mommy Things

First Trimester is Over!!!

I am finally out of the first trimester and I could not be happier. The extreme nausea, no appetite, fatigue like no other, just not feeling like myself. Hunger pains were torture and there were only certain foods that I could eat. Now that I am in the second trimester, all of that has gone… Continue reading First Trimester is Over!!!