Day 7: Goal Setting

Day 7 of the OurCraves 7-Days to Deeper Self Love Challenge is to reflect on your goals and pen them to paper. I understand that keeping a journal seems very pre-teen like. We hear the word journal and we conjure up images of emotional scribbles that follow the words Dear Diary… I used to think so too, but have since […]

DAY 6: Gratitude

Day 6 of the OurCraves 7-Days to Deeper Self Love Challenge is to write up a list of things you are grateful for. Some days are filled with blessings. Everything works smoother than usual. We get more than we even asked for. Someone – sometimes even a stranger – brightens our day with a smile, […]

Creamy, Dairy-Free Butternut Soup

Growing up, having a mother who cooked, meant that many memories and/or feelings were formed around different dishes. One such memory was related to the weather. As soon as the sky turned grey, and there was an unexpected chill in the air, I could smell my mother’s soup. It’s not that anyone felt overly cold, […]

Fluffy Vegan Chocolate-Coconut Pancakes

Pancakes, crumpets, flapjacks, hot cakes. These pan-fried wonders have so many names, depending on where you are in the world. We’ve always referred to these as crumpets growing up, while the term pancakes was reserved for larger, flat cakes that more closely resembled crêpes. Lately however, I’ve been seeing similar variations to these being referred to […]