During one of my housesits in the midst of nowhere, the worst case scenario came true! I ran out of soy milk. You might say this is no big of a deal, but for a coffee lover like me, the prospect of putting my daily dose of caffeine in danger, did not seem so appealing.
Luckily, the homeowner had provided me with a huge bag of oats, lingering in the pantry waiting to be transformed into delicious, warming porridge. But, I knew I could do more with it, after all I had enjoyed store-bought oat drinks before.
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This granola is one of my oldest and most loved recipes. Even before veganism found its way into my life, I loved to have a crunchy and sweet granola for breakfast. But I never trusted the expensive, ready made & plastic-wrapped stuff. So I came up with my own, healthy version, when I was about 16 years old.
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Smoothies have always been one of my favorite ways to start the day. Packed with fresh fruits and veggies, they are a great and delicious way to get your fill of energy-boosting proteins and healthy fats.
Not all smoothies are the same: There are bright pink smoothies, yellow or healthy green smoothies, thick purple açai bowls and nice cream, which is basically a banana smoothie without additional milk or water. We even see golden tumeric and deep blue smoothies on Instagram.
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Your family and friends will rave when you serve them this amazing German Apple Pie!
This is without lying one of my most requested recipes.
A friend ́s birthday coming up? A new flatmate moved in? Is it already Sunday again? Time to bake German Apple Pie! By now I can probably recite the ingredients in my sleep. Actually, I am pretty sure that I do dream of Apple Pie once in a while… Fresh from the oven and topped with vanilla caramel ice-cream. Hallelujah.
This family favorite is as simple and quick as it is comforting and delightful. My grandma is the proud creator of a German delicacy, or “Apfelstreuselkuchen” as she would say. Don’t worry if this tongue-twister challenges you, I know what will definitely not… You guessed it. Making a bad-ass vegan German Apple Pie.
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Better than any Unicorn drink you could ever imagen: The magical Earth Day Smoothie Bowl, straight from a baby blue fairy tale!
A sparkly pink drink sold by a huge coffeeshop chain, has been making baristas cry for a couple of days now. A barista in Colorado, published a video rant on Twitter about the drink, saying that it is terribly difficult to make and very messy. “Please don’t get it!” he said in the video. “I have unicorn crap all in my hair and on my nose. I have never been so stressed out in my entire life.”
The most magical ingredient of the expansive pink frapuccino though? A shitload of refined sugar. 59 g to be exact. That is 15 teaspoons ladies and gentleman. 15. I am just going to let that number sit.
Not to mention, that the frap is not vegan. Though it could be made without cream and milk. But think twice. Do you really want a drink made from your barista’s tears??? We all know that this drink exists only to be instagramed. So, I took it in my hands to come up with a much healthier, cheaper and homemade version – that is equally pretty to look at and totally instagramable!
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Nothing better than healthy fats and plenty of greens to jump start your journey to health and fitness! This low carb high fat recipe is simple and quick and hits all the right spots with two of my favourite foods: Avocado and kale!
Did you know that avocados are actually single-seeded berries? They are low in carbs but high in fat. Monounsaturated fat to be exact: A nutrient that helps reduce the risk of heart disease and quiets hunger.
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Looking for a fun Brownie recipe? Stop searching, you found it! These simple vegan Matcha Brownies are all you will want to serve your friends and family from now on!
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Want to try a quick and easy raw vegan recipe? Go for zucchini noodles or short: Zoodles! A light and delicious low carb pasta idea. Perfect for all clean eaters and detox fans, too!
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A Simple One-Pot Curry Recipe For Every Day
I believe that food can both nourish your body and feed your soul. Food literally changes your feelings – as science has proved.
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Quinoa Pea Salad – A Protein Rich Meal in Under 15 Minutes
There are days when I could run on quinoa. Quinoa salad is easy to make and very versatile. I try a new combination almost every week. Quinoa is filling and a real power package, rich in protein and fiber. You will be happy to hear, that other then salad based on lettuce, quinoa salad can be stored in the fridge for several days and will taste even better, once that the dressing soaked in. There are so many fast and healthy recipes, this is one of my favourites!
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