Vegana Spotlight at Casa Coqui

Vegana Spotlight at Casa Coqui

My wonderful friend Jeshanah has started up a vegan, gluten-free, Puerto Rican restaurant! I have been fortunate enough to try some of their food and was blown away by the yucca fries, sweet and savory plantains and coconut custard (my favorite!). You can view the...
What I Ate Wednesday-The Weekend Edition

What I Ate Wednesday-The Weekend Edition

I generally do these What I Ate Wednesday (WIAW) posts to show what a vegan eats on a typical, busy day. I thought I would also show what a vegan eats on a non-typical day, one where there is no meal plan or food prepped, no schedule or obligations. This is what my...
Vegan, Gluten-Free Chilaquiles

Vegan, Gluten-Free Chilaquiles

I love when I find a veganized versions of one of my childhood favorites. Chilaquiles remind me of my grandma. She would often make big batches of spicy, red chilaquiles when I was sick and the warmth of the dish would somehow work wonders on how I was feeling. I...
Vegan Taco Party

Vegan Taco Party

Summer is officially here! I am fortunate enough to work for the public school system, and am now enjoying the next few months off of work. This definitely called for a celebration. I called upon the powers of Terry Hope Romero, via Viva Vegan and this month’s issue...
The Book Chat 5.30.13 Cookbooks

The Book Chat 5.30.13 Cookbooks

I am super psyched to be co-hosting The Book Chat this week, especially because it is a topic I am pretty passionate about, Cookbooks! Along with vegan blogs, cookbooks are what taught me how to cook healthy, whole foods. I was raised on a pretty traditional...