I Heart Vegetables turns 6

farmer's market

Wait, what? How did this little blog get so old? I started blogging back in 2010 when I had just moved to Richmond. I decided to go vegan for 6 months and blog about it. After 6 months of giving up dairy, I decided the vegan thing wasn't for me … [Continue reading]

What I Ate Sunday

yogurt with berries

As I mentioned on Monday, this past weekend was full of house projects which meant that my meals were pretty simple. We were actually planning to take it easy on Sunday but we still ended up doing quite a bit of finishing touches and clean up. But … [Continue reading]

Vegan Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

I didn't do a lot of cooking this weekend, mostly because our kitchen was a bit of a construction zone. We had some plaster to repair and I wanted to repaint the walls. Painting the kitchen took me almost the entire day on Saturday since painting … [Continue reading]

Currently: November

November seems to be flying by but I've been enjoying every minute. Currently: What I'm┬áLoving This fall weather has been amazing. I've loved having the excuse to take long walks around the city. A couple of weeks ago we spent an afternoon … [Continue reading]

Busy Day Meals

baked pasta

Life has been a little chaotic with busy days at work and weekends filled with house projects. As a result, I haven't been quite as creative with my meals, but this is real life! Life is busy and sometimes we just fall back on our staples. Nothing … [Continue reading]

Parmesan Butternut Squash Fries

parmesan butternut squash fries

Back in college, butternut squash fries were my thing. My roommate Alexa and I would make a giant pan-full (ok, sometimes two pans)┬áturn on a Lifetime movie, crack open a bottle of ketchup and girls night was complete. I'm not sure why they fell off … [Continue reading]

Fall Grocery Favorites

fall grocery favorites

Over the past few weeks, it feels like I haven't really done that much cooking! Life has been really busy and as a result, I just haven't had as much time to play around with new recipes. But I'm finally back into the swing of things and I did some … [Continue reading]

7 Day Slim Down Meals

After wrapping up the latest Tone It Up Challenge, they kicked off a 7 Day Slim Down for this week. The slim down plan is actually how I got into Tone It Up in the first place, way back in January of 2013. I was a total newbie but it was a perfect … [Continue reading]

5 Tips for Perfectly Roasted Vegetables

Follow these 5 tips for perfectly roasted vegetables! Crispy and carmelized on the outside, tender on the inside. These one pan dinners are easy & healthy!

Let's talk about roasted vegetables. I think they're underrated. They're delicious, healthy, and so easy. If you're a fan of one pot/one pan meals, then let me encourage you to get out those roasting pans and make dinner. Since it's the season for … [Continue reading]

The Best New Halo Top Flavors

halo top ice cream review

Since I've been raving about Halo Top on Instagram & Snapchat, I thought it deserved a proper post. I've gotten so many questions about the new flavors I've tried so I wanted to give you me thoughts. Just to be clear, this is NOT a sponsored post … [Continue reading]