Taste Test: 5 Veggie Burgers

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Jillian Harris Vegan Burgers

What would summer be without burgers?! I mean c’mon, there’s nothing like enjoying a burger and a brewski on a hot summer day, am I right?! Right!!! However, one struggle that I’ve found being plant-based is finding a veggie burger that is super indulgent AND also tastes great! So we decided to taste test 5 different vegan patties to see …

Vegan BLT

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Jillian Harris Vegan BLT

If I had to name one sandwich I miss the most it would have to be a BLT. Bacon … lettuce and tomato. This used to be one of my favourite lunchtime staples and ever since I made the transition to a more plant-based diet I’ve struggled to create the perfect vegan BLT. Well … guess what, ladies and gents?! …

Vegan Monster Sub

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Jillian Harris Vegan Monster Sub

If you tell your guy you’re making him a vegan sub chances are he’s not going to be overly excited about it (I know this from experience LOL!!) BUT if you tell your guy you’re making him a MONSTER sub and you serve him this … he’ll lose his mind!! I mean, they don’t need to know it’s vegan!! We can …

Vegan Charcuterie Board

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illian Harris Vegan Charcuterie

Morning loves!! I like to keep you guys updated on my plant based journey, which isn’t ALWAYS easy when you come from a Ukranian family who LOVES their meat, cheese, and butter!!! And, I have to admit that, yes, there are some days that I cheat but I’m happy to say that our household still remains about 90% plant based! …

Tropical Nice Cream Sandwiches (Vegan)

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Jillian Harris and Fraiche Nutrition Tropical Ice Cream Sandwiches Vegan

I scream you scream we all scream for NICE cream!!! Morning loves and HAPPY (almost) NATIONAL ICE CREAM DAY! Today I am totally screaming for Tropical Nice Cream Sandwiches!!! If you aren’t aware of the term “nice cream” it’s the vegan term for ice cream … just made with “nice” cream, in other words, no animal products!!! Tori from Fraiche Nutrition is …

Avocado Citrus Salad

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Jillian Harris and Fraiche Nutrition Avocado Grapefruit Salad

Hi everyone, Tori here! Now that summer weather has officially arrived we’re back on the salad train my friends! There’s nothing more refreshing than juicy pink grapefruit, perfectly paired in this Mexican-inspired salad with creamy and healthy avocados and drizzled with a bright honey lime vinaigrette. It’s basically a spa on a plate: your bikini will thank you! If you …

Argan Oil for the Win

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Morning loves!! I hope you’re having a great week so far … it’s been a LITTLE hectic for us with the move in FULL effect … I have to admit it’s feeling a little weird … but exciting at the same time! With all of the chaos happening around us I’ve found that having a shower or a hot bath at the …

Vegan Heart Cake Donuts

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Hi loves! Tori from Fraiche Nutrition here! Today I’m sharing a delicious Vegan Heart Cake Donut recipe with you! These donuts are a complete indulgence and will take you back to days at the fair eating warm mini donuts out of those adorable bags. You can bake these, but to be honest, if I’m going to have a donut I …

Vegan Chinese Food

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This past weekend I had my parents over for my mom’s birthday dinner. Mom LOVES Chinese food and we almost always without fail go down to Dragon King for heaps and piles of fried animal with a bunch of sauce. Even though I’ve become plant based in the last 2 years I usually still go, order the veggies dishes and …

Granny’s Borscht (Vegan Option)

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Growing up in a Ukrainian family, borscht was ALWAYS on the menu…yet somehow I haven’t learned how to make it until now!?  Now, our granny has always been ahead of the curve.  Chickpea brownies?  She was all over it years ago, long before it was hip.  Vegan borscht: yeah, she had that covered too A couple of tips: she used …

Minimalist Baker Cookbook Signing & Recipe

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Fellow Minimalist Baker fans … get excited because Dana and John Shultz, the husband-and-wife team behind the popular Oregon-based recipe website is coming to Vancouver!!! After launching their first print cookbook … Minimalist Baker’s Everyday Cooking a few months ago, they’ve booked just a handful of cookbook signing events and we are so lucky that Vancouver is on their list this THURSDAY, …

Lemon Curd Poppy Seed “Nice Cream”

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Hi everyone, Erin Ireland here from Its To Die For!!! Jilly has so generously let me take over her blog for the day to share a NEW totally veganish recipe that I like to call “nice cream”!!! While browsing Jillian Harris’ Pinterest food board, one picture, in particular, halted my scrolling. It was a container full of what looked like soft …

Cacao Pops

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Today’s Food Friday is brought to you by one of my favourite Vancouver locals, Kate Horsman!!!! I’ve had a crush on Kate for almost 10 years now … I originally fell in love with her when she did an interview with the Cross Decor & Design for their blog years ago. Her effortless style, class, and charisma always just beamed …