Archive for April, 2016

Weigh in and Plant Based Meal Plan 4/25/16

This weekend I had been thinking about how our diet has changed since we went plant based.  We started out great and excess weight dropped off.  But recently we have been eating more “meatless” processed foods.  The result is slower weight loss and I’m just not feeling as healthy.  So this week, I’m pulling us […]

Plant-Based Meal Plan 4/20/16

Sometimes life sends you unexpected curves.  We just learn to go with the flow. My company didn’t make it last week due to a family emergency.  So many of the meals we planned for last week will be carried over to this week since I had bought a lot of supplies.  I will still be […]

Unintentional Treasure Hunt

Living so far away from the conveniences of a modern town often means planning meals and shopping trips in advance.  Our neighbor suggested the benefits of shopping online from Amazon to be well worth the price of shipping, including the things we often take for granted such as toilet paper.  It is an art that […]

Eggless Potato Salad

We love potatoes.  But eating baked potatoes every day will get boring, so we found recipes to incorporate our potatoes in a variety of ways. I love mine mashed with a bit of ranch (go here for the recipe).  We have also added potato salad to our meal plans.  We eat this often and it […]

Is it time to plant yet?

Winter is slowing down and the weather is starting to warm.   After what seemed like a long winter, like dormant flowers, we emerge from our wintery homes and peek our heads out into the warmth of the spring sun. Please follow and like us:

Menu Planning and Our Plant Based Menu

I love to browse other homestead blogs and see what is going on in different climates as well as their plans for dinner.  Menu planning is a great way to save money and keep your life a bit more organized. Please follow and like us:

The Best Ranch Dressing Ever!

  When we switched from the SAD (Standard American Diet) to a plant based lifestyle it required quite a few changes.  We seemed to make the transition rather easily.  I hear all the time how people can’t go without meat or they would “die” without cheese.  My hard item to let go of was ranch […]