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FriendsGiving - PPK Style

FriendsGiving – PPK Style

I’m counting down to Thanksgiving (4 more days!), which I’ll be celebrating with Mike’s family.  They agreed to have a Vegan Thanksgiving again this year and I hope this becomes a […]

Virtual Vegan Potluck - Smoky Black Bean Wraps & Other Easy Packable Ideas!

Virtual Vegan Potluck – Chipotle Black Bean Wraps & Other Easy Packable Ideas!

It’s so hard to believe it’s already that time of year again! The leaves are starting to fall… there’s a crisp chill in the air… and yep!  It’s already time […]

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Review: Nature Box

Hi friends – First, let’s all send a smile to @CherryCobbler, the winner of my China Study Cookbook Giveaway. I’d also like to give a big THANKS to BenBella Books and […]

India: The Taj Mahal & Other Highlights

India: The Taj Mahal & Other Highlights

Last, but certainly not least, in my recap of my recent trip to India are some of the major sights I saw in my travels. But first, here’s one last item […]

China Study Cookbook: Review & Giveaway

China Study Cookbook: Review & Giveaway!

Earlier this summer, Mike and I gifted his parents with a copy of the new China Study Cookbook to give them even more ideas for the healthy living journey they’ve […]

India: Street Foods & Shopping

India: Street Foods & Shopping

For me, the pinnacle of my recent business trip to India was the day I spent exploring New Delhi with a few of my colleagues.  Since most of our staff works […]

India: Breakfasts & Lunches

India: Breakfasts & Lunches

Last month, I was lucky enough to have a one-week long business trip to INDIA!!!  My company outsources a number of processes to India so I’ve been interacting daily with […]

Florida: Yellow & Green... and More Green!

Florida: Yellow & Green… and more Green!

On my recent visit home to Florida, in addition to enjoying plenty of familiar comforts, I also spent some time out-and-about exploring the area with my parents.  One Sunday, we […]

Florida: Family, Friends & Fun

Florida: Family, Friends & Food

A few weeks ago, I traveled to my hometown in South Florida for a very celebratory visit.  In addition to my birthday, my Dad’s birthday, and my Sister’s birthday, there […]

Chicago VeganMania 2013

Chicago VeganMania 2013

September has been quite the busy month so far!  I’ve been to Florida (for my birthday and bridal shower), to India (!!! – for a business trip), and equally exciting… […]

Cooking with the VegCookBook Club (part 2)

Cooking with the VegCookBook Club (part 2)

In my last post, I shared the recipes I made and books I cooked from in March, April & May as a participant in the VegCookBook Club. Now, get ready for […]

Cooking with the Veg CookBook Club (part 1)

Cooking with the VegCookBook Club (part 1)

For months now, my  Twitter and Instagram feeds have been overflowing with posts with the #VegCookBookClub hashtag, so it’s well past time I dedicate a full-length post to it… so long overdue in fact, that […]

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PPK Vegan Picnic Potluck

It’s Labor Day weekend, so I have picnics on the brain. However, it would be very difficult to top the absolutely perfect Vegan picnic at the lakefront that I had […]

Recipe: Strawberry-Basil Smoothies

Recipe: Strawberry-Basil Smoothies

These Strawberry-Basil Smoothies are my new favorite. While the taste of the Basil comes through loud and clear, it’s a much mellower herb than I would have ever guessed.  The […]

2013 Chicago Veggie Fest

2013 Chicago Veggie Fest

Last Sunday was a day I had been looking forward to an entire year, ever since attending last year’s Chicago Veggie Fest I’d been counting down for the next one. When […]