Forget the Chocolates… Eat Dates! Seriously.

I’ve been trying to get back into a healthier routine.  Emotional eating got the best of me…again, and I fell into bad habits.  And what happens when you eat out of boredom, or in my case, out of stress? Then you stress about eating…

Food Finds: Comfort Food Quick Fixes

I try hard to eat healthy and not a bunch of processed foods. Let’s face it, sometimes you just need a quick, indulgent fix though! Being vegan, that doesn’t always come so easy. Recently, I was pleasantly surprised and delighted what quick comforts I found at my local grocery store!

Get in the Green Spirit for St. Patrick's Day!

The luck of the Irish is upon us! Even if you’re not a wee bit of Irish, everyone is allowed to be on St. Patrick’s Day. It’s a reason to drink, eat and be merry with friends, family and even make some new buddies. Whether you’re at the bar or at home, try out some of these food and drink recipes to share!

Snack Healthy: 4 Chip Alternatives You'll Love

Being a former snack-a-holic myself, I still go through periods of needing a good snack fix. I’m not talking dessert, but those crunchy, salty things you can’t eat just one of. You know what I’m talking about: potato chips, cheese doodles, nachos, and the like. Check out Half Full’s picks for healthy chip time snacking…

Non-Productive in NOLA

My month in New Orleans was somehow a mix of friends, family, fun, stress and depression.  Could it be the city of the dead bringing me down or my search for home?