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Happy Holidays From The Blissful Chef!

As the year comes to a close I take time to reflect on all that I’ve accomplished and take a moment to be grateful for everything in my life. That includes YOU! Big thanks and gratitude to everyone that has … Continue reading

Posted on 12/26/2013 | 8 Comments
 

Follow up to size-shaming and the harm of calorie restricted diets

I feel like I need to do a follow up post to my last blog because some people misunderstood what I was saying. The main point of the blog was to talk about size-shaming. It’s a huge problem across the … Continue reading

Posted on 12/12/2013 | 20 Comments
 

Coconut Macaroons and Live Chat With Gluten-free Expert Ricki Heller

Ricki and I had so much fun last night chatting with you and making one of my favorite recipes of hers live on air. Her new cookbook, Naturally Sweet and Gluten-free, is stunning and a total game changer for allergy aware … Continue reading

Posted on 10/17/2013 | 9 Comments
 

National Kale Day (yesterday) and Fitness Expo details!

Here I am being a bad blogger and even a bad vegan no less. Yesterday was National Kale Day and I didn’t give you a new recipe or even eat kale myself. I hope they don’t revoke my vegan status! … Continue reading

Posted on 10/03/2013 | 1 Comment
 

Review: Mouthwatering Vegan and Eggplant, Potato, Chickpea Curry

When I first received the Mouthwatering Vegan cookbook I thought to myself, “this book is huge!!”. As I flipped through it’s pages I began to drool. With a photograph on almost every single page it was easy to tag all … Continue reading

Posted on 09/19/2013 | 6 Comments
 

Happy Anniversary to Me and Blissful Bites!

Hello blissful beings! Today is sort of a special day to me. It marks the 2 year anniversary of the release of my cookbook Blissful Bites: Vegan Meals That Nourish Mind, Body, and Planet. I’m very proud of this book … Continue reading

Posted on 09/06/2013 | 6 Comments
 

Cooking By Color Starts Again!

Hello folks! This blog took a downturn when I started working out a lot and training for my first bikini competition. That is now behind me (!!) and you can read more about the experience over at my fitness blog … Continue reading

Posted on 08/12/2013 | 2 Comments
 

Review of Practically Raw Desserts and Superfood Snackers

I had the pleasure of reviewing Amber Shea Crawley’s second cookbook Practically Raw Desserts. This delicious treat book was released right on the heels of her first book Practically Raw. Both books are for anyone experimenting with raw foods or … Continue reading

Posted on 07/18/2013 | 77 Comments
 

Never look down on someone unless you’re helping them up.

“Never look down on someone unless you’re helping them up.” This post has been building up for a while. I’ve had many discussions lately with people and read online commentary of people being judgmental, self-righteous, and downright hateful to others in relation … Continue reading

Posted on 07/11/2013 | 59 Comments
 

Review of GGVE Around The World Plus Interview With Allyson Kramer

Whether you are vegan or gluten-free or not everyone that loves ethnic food and experimenting with new ingredients will love Allyson Kramer’s second cookbook Great Gluten-Free Vegan Eats Around the World! I made the Vietnamese Salad Wraps (which I share … Continue reading

Posted on 06/21/2013 | 8 Comments