All posts tagged chocolate

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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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…

Eco-Friendly Cards + Animal-Friendly Sweets: The Vegan Guide to Valentine’s Day

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Now that it’s February, our attention shifts from New Year’s resolutions to flowers and hearts, thanks to love-filled Valentine’s Day. Whether you celebrate with a candlelit dinner for two, snuggled up with your number one, or not at all, we’re here to help sweeten the mood. Read more…

10 Vegan Valentine’s Day Gifts Under $20

10 gift ideas for your sweetie…

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Review + Giveaway: Pure Matters Chocolate Protein Powder

Let me start off by saying that I’ve tried quite a few different vegan protein powders. It’s not that I’m a body builder, or super athlete, but I am active and sometimes I need a little boost in my morning smoothie to keep me going through intense workouts. Some protein powders tout great ingredients but taste awful and gritty, while others are intensely sweet and have questionable additions. Pure Matters Chocolate Pea Protein Powder is neither of these, which is such a relief!
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