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5 Places We Never Expected to Find Kale

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St. Patrick’s Day has us in a green mood so why not push our festive spirits a little further by indulging in green foods all month long, too? Since we can’t really munch on shamrocks, let’s shift our focus towards the next best choice… Kale! Packed with antioxidant-rich vitamins A, C, and K—and a healthy dose of minerals and calcium, of course—this leafy green is becoming more popular every day.

Several Vegan Cuts staff members recenltly attended Natural Products Expo West and discovered a new food trend: Kale everything. Read on because you might be a bit surprised about just how far this trend goes.

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Banana Walnut Muffins: A Whole Lot of Healthiness

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With spring on the horizon, many of us have already started swapping hearty comfort foods for lighter, more vibrant foods. Breakfast is no exception; getting a nourishing start to your day can be pretty tricky when time is short and there’s a vegan doughnut sitting on your counter just begging to be eaten. But there’s hope! Heather Nicholds, a holistic nutritionist and curator of this year’s January Snack Box, shares her recipe for delicious grab-and-go Banana Walnut Muffins.

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Colcannon Pizza: A Twist on the Classic Irish Staple

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With St. Paddy’s day coming up, what better way to celebrate than with pizza? Wait, what? Okay, so maybe pizza isn’t a traditional Irish dish, but Colcannon is! I’ve taken the standard mashed version of Colcannon and changed it up a bit so that I could use it as a pizza topping. Boy, am I glad that I did, this pizza turned out delicious!

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Kickstart Your Heart: Four Indie Campaigns Worth Supporting

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We all know that vegans are taking over the world. It seems like every day new and exciting business ventures are coming to life–and with our support, they’ll continue to grow and gain widespread success. Here at Vegan Cuts, we’re always on the lookout for compassionate people trying to make a difference by providing cruelty-free products and essential resources to consumers. That’s why we’re excited to share with you four indie campaigns worth supporting.

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6 Quick and Easy Meal Planning Tips for Busy Workdays

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The sad truth: Many vegan dishes are healthy, but “vegan” doesn’t automatically equal healthy. Don’t get us wrong, we love a cheezy nacho as much as the next vegan, but we begrudgingly admit that one cannot subsist on nachos alone. Oh, in a perfect world…

To help us stay healthy despite our busy schedules, we asked our friend Dianne Wentz, the Holistic Health Counselor behind VeggieGirl, to give us some quick tips for showing our bodies some healthy love on the busiest of days. Read on to see how she stays well despite a busy schedule.
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Double Chocolate Brownies with Raspberries: A Seriously Sweet Recipe

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I have a pretty serious sweet tooth and turning down indulgent treats is never easy. Luckily, I’m quite the stickler when it comes to spending my hard-earned cash, so I rarely buy packaged delights at my local grocery store. However, I refuse to deny myself a sweet fix when the craving strikes. My solution? Homemade treats – they’re kind to your wallet and even kinder to your sweet tooth.  Read more…