All Things Vegetarian

I had my last piece of meat in November 2013; it was a Fillet-O-Fish from McDonald’s. It probably wasn’t the best “last meal” but it was still pretty good either way. Since then, I’ve tried a lot of meat-less recipes, meat alternatives and other plant-based foods; some were delicious, others

Recipe: Roasted Hazelnuts

I recently bought a food processor and started experimenting with homemade nut butters. Since I grew up on Nutella, I decided to try and make a chocolate-hazelnut butter. Unfortunately, I accidentally bought raw instead of roasted hazelnuts. Nut butters (peanut butter, almond butter…) are made from roasted, not raw nuts.

Recipe: Vegan Protein Waffles

Waffles are a popular breakfast food, but unfortunately, healthy vegans have two main problems with them: 1) they are usually unhealthy, and 2) are typically made from off-limit animal products, specifically: eggs and milk. After a few trial batches, I’ve finally settled on a healthy, vegan and simple recipe that’s

How can I gain weight as a vegetarian?

The main principle of gaining weight is the same for everyone: if you eat more than you burn, your weight will go up. If you are a vegetarian you still need to eat a lot but you need to eat different kinds of food. Its a bit more complicated since

Does being a vegetarian help with weight loss?

One of the reasons why weight gain is so prevalent in this country is the intake of high fat meat, cheese and milk. While this isn’t the only factor, cutting these foods out can have a very positive impact on your weight, looks and even your health. The problem with