Hacks

Food hacks? – YES PLEASE. These can be helpful to both vegans and non-
vegans! We give you the low-down on how to order vegan at chain and local restaurants, as well as some really awesome tips and tricks to making life easier with food.

Vegan at Olive Garden

When you think of Italian restaurants you think of cheese covered EVERYTHING and perhaps even prosciutto paintings on the walls! But what you probably did not know is that eating vegan at the Olive Garden chain is easier than it seems… Two huge perks about the vegan food at Olive Garden: THE BREADSTICKS ARE VEGAN (oil, garlic salt and other soy based seasonings) YES – you can have the unlimited and renowned SOUP, SALAD, BREADSTICKS…

Dollar Store HACK

It is a huge misconception that being and eating vegan is hard and that it is too expensive. We are on a mission to educate people that eating vegan does not need to be expensive and that you do not need to go to all these specialty stores! Below is a week’s worth (even more) of vegan groceries that you can buy at your local Dollar Tree, that’s right Dollar Tree!!! Plus, you’ll be getting…

How to Tell if it’s VEGAN

Checking each and every item in the grocery store to see if it is vegan can seem a bit overwhelming…   But here are our tips on how to quickly spot if an item is vegan The bottom on the ingredients list will have an allergen statement and it will say CONTAINS: X, X AND X Here you want to be looking for eggs, dairy and shellfish If there is no “allergens statement” then you…

Soda Cake

This hack is all about that CAKE… CAKE CAKE CAKE! Whether you are vegan or not – this is a life saver. Are you out of eggs? Oil? Or just do not want to eat those ingredients?! Look no further all you need to make an amazing cake is a 12 ounce can of soda or seltzer and a box of cake mix! It is safe to use Duncan Hines cake mixes (however, many other…

Vegan at Auntie Anne’s

Every once in awhile, it’s nice to feel like you’re the same as everyone else and enjoy a little guilty pleasure mall or shopping center food! We were so thrilled when we found out that we could order one of our childhood favorite, cinnamon sugar pretzel from Auntie Anne’s! Here is what we typically order when we go: Cinnamon sugar pretzel with NO BUTTER Or Cinnamon sugar bites with NO BUTTER Also according to the Vegan…