Sweet Roasted Five-Spice Carrots

Don’t forget about the Vegan Brunch and Vegan Soul Kitchen Giveaway! My husband and I got in a discussion the other day about carrots. Yes, carrots. For years he has picked through stir fries leaving a pile of carrots neatly on the side of his plate, which I eventually end…

Easy Mexican Meals: Part 2 – Sloppy Joses over Polenta

(Part 1: Easy Mexican Meals: Homemade Taco Seasoning) By most people’s standards, my grandpa was a very difficult man. He was often labeled as stubborn, tough,  and bull-headed, but to me he was a loving grandfather with so much wisdom from life. He dropped out of school in the 8th grade. He…

Look What I Bought at Whole Foods for Just $5.00 …

… and it is ALL ORGANIC That reusable bag, sent as a freebie from Earthbound Farms, is HUGE to give you some perspecitve. Yesterday, my haul included: 2 Boisterous Heads of Organic Green Lettuce (2 fo $1) 5 Medium-sized and Perfectly Green Organic Bell Peppers (3lbs for $1 – yes, that…

Did Someone Say Organic Cookie GIVEAWAY?!

Way back in the day, when I first created the website Go Dairy Free, there were just a few fledgling special diet companies out there. One of the first ones I made contact with was Gak’s Snacks. Jill, the mother of a child with multiple food allergies, created a peanut-free,…

And the Organic HappyBaby Winners are …

Dan and Stephanie!  Congratulations, I will email you both so that you can receive your HappyBaby Free Product Coupons.  For everyone else who wants to get their hands on some organic baby food, HappyBaby products (frozen meals, dry cereals, finger foods, etc.) are available at natural food stores (Whole Foods…

Non-GMO Corn Starch … for a Fair Price!

There are certain dietary things that my husband easily goes along with and there are other things … well, not so much. No fast food?  Well he is getting better … The vegan diet? It was a valiant 4-month adventure for him, but in the end, he is more carnivore…