Spicy Green Cucumber Smoothie

What a tasty green drink this is!  I have to admit that I am not a big fan of smoothies. I went through a phase a few years ago where I drank a smoothie everyday, and then all of the sudden I just couldn’t stand the taste of them. So I typically stick with making plain […]

5 Ingredient Vegan Flourless Brownies

These are the quickest and easiest brownies ever! Moist, delicious, and vegan; So you can have it all! You only need 5 ingredients, and if you wanted to make it even easier and only 3 ingredients, you could leave out the vanilla extract and maca powder. I do not do much baking… almost none. I […]

Why Silence is Golden

Silence can be so lovely, peaceful, and relaxing. It’s a shame that many people feel awkward when there is silence; they feel the need to fill the void by talking or other noise. Maybe that’s why we are all so tied to our phones, iPads, Televisions etc. We feel a need to fill in the […]

Vegan Buffalo Jackfruit Sandwich

This is such an easy and delicious recipe when you are craving something with that spicy and tangy buffalo flavor. I really love jackfruit, it is so versatile and healthy! Although, I have not been able to find it near me (yet).  I have found it while traveling, but most recently I just ordered a […]

Vegan Sloppy Joe Bowl

I love easy recipes! I am just not much of a cook-from-scratch type of person. I like easy, convenient, and quick options, but I also want something healthy. So I have a few go-to recipes that I use almost every week, and this is one of those recipes. I always try to have a bag […]

Why People Are Moving to Raleigh, NC

If you have thought about moving to Raleigh, NC, I say go for it! The Raleigh area really is a great place to live, and my husband and I have been here for the past 10 years. Originally, we only planned on living here for one year, but we became hooked and haven’t been able […]

An Easy Cafe Cubano Recipe

  My Introduction to Cafe Cubanos: I was first introduced to these little magical cafecitos during a work trip to Miami over the summer. I spent two weeks in Miami, and everyday my coworkers would brew up a batch of espresso to share with everyone. It was so little, frothy, and delicious! If you haven’t […]

Easy Vegan Curry Lentil Dip

  This dip is a creamy red lentil dip that is super easy and vegan. I had a bag and a half of red lentils that had been sitting in my pantry for a while, and I decided to get creative with them. I haven’t cooked with lentils much. I typically just add them to […]

Nine Ways to Save on Utilities

There are so many ways to save on your utilities at home, cheap and expensive options included. The little things add up, and so it is important not to pass by the small ways to improve your home’s performance. Depending on what strategies you choose, it can be a bit expensive up front, but the […]

13 Habits of Frugal People

  It can be tempting to give in to spur of the moment sales, or peer pressure to buy what is on trend for the season, but splurging too many times can become a lifestyle that leads to overspending and debt. Being frugal is an important piece of financial stability  and long term savings. I […]