Archvie: almonds

No-Bake PB&J Pie

Carrie on Vegan |

Happy (almost) Valentine’s Day! I know what some of you might be thinking…UGH, what a stupid manufactured holiday. Yeah, part of me thinks the same thing, but I’m feeling full of love and compassion and joy this year, so I’m taking any and all opportunities to express it: I’ve mentioned before that one of the… [Continue Reading]

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Carrot Pulp Crackers

Dehydrator in the laundry room

As promised, I’m sharing a much prettier recipe than my ugly tofu burgers yesterday. These crackers are an evolution of my Green Juice Crackers, with the most significant change being the inclusion of raw, soaked almonds with the inspiration from Gena’s Cheesy Almond Rosemary Cracker recipe and the use of strictly carrot pulp like Heather’s Raw Carrot… [Continue Reading]

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A Modern Twist to Vegan Apple Pie

Desert sunrise.

Good morning! Did you have a nice weekend? Mine was spent recovering from the cold I got at Vida Vegan Con last weekend in Portland (read my re-caps here and here). Just as soon as I was feeling better, Alan woke up on Saturday sneezing and sniffling. He’s much better at resting than I am… [Continue Reading]

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Dairy-Free Marionberry Ice Cream Pie

Homemade Dairy-Free Marionberry Ice Cream Pie from Carrie on Living |

It’s not yet the season for these berries, so I used frozen marionberries that I defrosted overnight in the refrigerator before using: Here is the recipe: Dairy-Free Marionberry Ice Cream Pie   Print Vegan Marionberry Ice Cream Pie 10 servings Author: Carrie Forrest, MBA/MPH Recipe type: Dessert Serves: 8 Ingredients For the crust: 2 cups… [Continue Reading]

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Travel Planning & Healthy Vegan Friday

Carrot pulp cookies

Hi there! How did your week go? I went to Toastmasters yesterday and did a speech about creating my smartphone app, Vegan Delish. It gave me yet another opportunity to practice my activism as I incorporated my vegan lifestyle into the speech. Because the meetings are at lunchtime, I usually get asked about what I… [Continue Reading]

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Planning My Future & Raw Strawberry Tart


Good morning and happy Monday! I hope you had a fun weekend. I did…look what I made! Yum, yum! What? You don’t think making delicious treats is a good way to spend the weekend? Well, I suppose that makes me different. Ironically, it was after spending 4+ hours in the kitchen on Saturday afternoon making… [Continue Reading]

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