Vegan “Tuna” Salad with Jackfruit, Avocado, and Quinoa

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If you follow this blog, you know my love of Jackfruit since I discovered it last year. This amazing fruit/vegetable makes the perfect whole food meat substitute. It contains no soy, gluten, additives, preservatives, or any other unpronounceable ingredient. It shreds like pork or chicken, and absorbs the flavors of the seasonings that you cook […]

Pre-Opening Party at Whole Foods

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  Partying at Whole Foods! Alan and I were invited to a private pre-opening party at the new Whole Foods in Palm Desert on Monday. Today is the grand opening and I couldn’t be more excited! We’ve been waiting a long time for Whole Foods in the desert. We obviously weren’t the only ones invited. […]

Where DO You Get Your Protein? Vegan Mofo Day 8

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Where Do You Get Your Protein? As I mentioned the other day, and as every vegan and vegetarian knows, “where do you get your protein” is the most frequent question that we hear. While many of us roll our eyes after hearing it so often, I like to think of it as a teachable moment, […]