Tag: vegan

13 Surprising Vegan Sources of Omega-3 Fatty Acids

13 Surprising Vegan Sources of Omega-3 Fatty Acids

In a recent post, we talked about balancing your omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acid intake on a vegan keto diet, primarily using nut and seed sources. This makes sense, as these foods are highest in fat, and therefore have the largest impact on your daily […]

The Complete Guide to Healthy Vegan Fats and Oils

The Complete Guide to Healthy Vegan Fats and Oils

It can be challenging to figure out which vegan fats and oils to use in your cooking, especially with such a variety available on the market. This simple guide can help to de-mystify that process, so you can choose the best vegan fats and oils to […]

Keto Christmas Dessert Roundup

Keto Christmas Dessert Roundup

 

 

Hey there! Do you love holiday baking? Of course you do! I also love baking around the holidays, though I’m less crazy about the risk of consuming tons of sugar. So, I’ve created some recipes over the years to combat this dilemma!  (more…)

Why Can’t We Be Friends: Low Carb Veganism in a High Carb World

Why Can’t We Be Friends: Low Carb Veganism in a High Carb World

When I initially started this site, I imagined it to be a bit more of a blog format that also had informative posts. Somehow, I eventually got the idea into my head that people don’t want to read blog posts and sort of stopped that […]

Will Vegan Keto Help High Triglycerides?

Will Vegan Keto Help High Triglycerides?

This week, I got a great question from a reader asking about the relationship between vegan or vegetarian ketogenic diets and high triglycerides. More specifically, they wanted to know if a ketogenic diet would be appropriate for someone with high triglycerides. In order to explore this […]

Sugar Free Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookies (gluten free, nut free)

Sugar Free Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookies (gluten free, nut free)

Chickpea flour is one of my favorite ingredients to use for gluten-free cookies. Yes, it’s a bit higher in carbs than coconut flour or almond flour, but the texture is much closer to that of wheat-based cookies. These cookies adapt well to being sugar-free, and make a great healthy gamer snack. They’re not overly sweet, so you can eat a few, without feeling the need to eat the whole batch! (more…)

Healthy Gamer Snack Review: Julian Bakery Pegan Bars

Healthy Gamer Snack Review: Julian Bakery Pegan Bars

First, you may be wondering just what in the heck “pegan” means. In a nutshell, it’s paleo + vegan. So, a pegan protein bar will be egg free, dairy free, soy free, refined sugar free, peanut free, grain free, gluten free…you get the idea. With […]

Healthy Gamer Snack Review: Raw Rev Glo Bars

Healthy Gamer Snack Review: Raw Rev Glo Bars

If you follow me on Instagram, you’ve probably noticed that I really like the Glo protein bars from Raw Revolution. Not only are they vegan and gluten free, but they’re also low in sugar and don’t contain artificial sweeteners or sugar alcohols. I know – […]

Watermelon Fruit Punch Vegan Nice Cream

Watermelon Fruit Punch Vegan Nice Cream

I’m sure you’ve heard of Nice Cream, by now – basically, it’s one-ingredient vegan ice cream made of bananas. As you can infer, it’s dairy free and contains no additives – pretty easy overall. Well, bananas get boring (I don’t really like them, to be totally honest), and sometimes you just want something a little different. So, today’s recipe is a watermelon fruit punch version of vegan nice cream. Still super easy and tasty, just more exciting. (more…)

Grapefruit, Kale & Avocado Salad

Grapefruit, Kale & Avocado Salad

This is one of my favorite salads in the entire world, and it’s so, so easy to make! You basically toss together some fruit and kale and enjoy. I really enjoy how the avocado and grapefruit come together to make a delicious dressing.