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5 Great Vegan Gifts for Father’s Day

Vegan dads out there, let’s give you a round of applause for being extraordinary caregivers. You deserve all the wonderful things that life has to offer, including these special treats that every father can enjoy. No need to go bonkers searching for the perfect gift for pop this year! Here’s some fun ideas to say [...]

6 Tips for a Delicious Vegan Memorial Day

Get ready for an amazing Memorial Day barbecue by learning how to go beyond the typical veggie burger with some help from Brian Patton, author of The Sexy Vegan Cookbook and Happy Hour at Home. Brian, aka The Sexy Vegan, is an expert at turning your farmer’s market into an instant feast. He shares a [...]

7 Tips for a Fun Vegan Easter Celebration

If you think that vegans have to skip out on the Easter festivities because the holiday is centered on eggs, there are tons of great plant-based options for your celebration. From putting together the perfect Easter basket to delicious recipes for a proper feast, here are several ideas to enjoy Easter vegan-style. 1. Order a [...]

12 Tips for an Amazing Vegan Valentine’s Day

If you haven’t figured out what to get your sweetheart for Valentine’s Day, have no fear. Here are 12 great suggestions for the herbivore in your life. If you’re single, think about gifting your best friend some sweets or a make them a fancy dinner with the featured recipes. Valentine’s Day is all about love, [...]

Easy Vegan Holiday Entertaining Tips

The holidays are a wonderful time to bring together your friends and family to celebrate the joys of the year. If you’re vegetarian, vegan, or an omnivore and want to host a party full of delicious appetizers and traditional desserts—check out my guide to hosting a veg-friendly party. If you’re heading to a friend’s party [...]

The Ultimate Vegan Thanksgiving Menus

I absolutely love Thanksgiving—a holiday centered on delicious fall food—yes, please. If you’re new to vegan eating or have vegetarian/vegan friends coming over for dinner, have no fear. You don’t have to nibble on carrots while everyone else feasts. There are tons of vegan simple side dishes, enticing entrees, and yummy desserts out there. You [...]

Happy Mother’s Day!!

Wishing all Moms everywhere a wonderful, special day!    

A Very Vegan Thanksgiving with Robin Robertson

Thanksgiving is that magical time of year when friends and family gather to celebrate shared connections, express gratitude, and to enjoy home-cooked meals in a warm and festive environment. You may already be thinking: What kind of meal do I make? How do I cook it? Will my guests like what I serve? Thankfully, there are resources aplenty for those who want to prepare delicious, comforting, plant-based meals that will satisfy guests of all dietary persuasions.

Easy as Pie: Vegan Baking Tips from Colleen Patrick-Goudreau

The pleasures of the yuletide season are many, but for some of us, the list can be narrowed down to just three: cookies, cake, and pie. The sweet allure of those ubiquitous holiday treats is hard to resist this time of year, especially when you toss in the homey smell of cinnamon, nutmeg, and allspice. Colleen Patrick-Goudreau, revered author and founder of Compassionate Cook, teaches us how to veganize our holiday favorites. Tell us what you’d most like to veganize this holiday for your chance to win a membership to Colleen’s 30-day Vegan Challenge program!

Vegan Easter Tips for Baskets, Easter Dinner, & Decorating “Eggs”

Yummy Plants has gathered some great tips, recipes, and products to help you celebrate a fun and festive vegan Easter holiday. Learn how to make vegan Easter “eggs,” where to find the yummiest Easter candies, and menu ideas for Easter brunch, lunch, and dinner. Happy Easter!

Let’s start with the baskets! We found lots of great sources for vegan sweets and chocolate.

Vegan Passover Recipes Galore Plus Tips for a Vegan Seder!

Passover is just around the corner.  Let’s think about how to create a vegan Seder and yummy kosher for Passover meals for the rest of the holiday!  You’ll be amazed at the abundance of delicious vegan Passover recipes online.  To get you started, we’ll give you some of our favorite tips for veganizing the Seder [...]

Vegan Thanksgiving Recipe Guide!

Very soon, homes across the US will be celebrating a day of gratitude with the Thanksgiving holiday! Yummy Plants has created a special vegan Thanksgiving Recipes section to share some delicious vegan menu ideas. We’ve featured vegan versions of old favorites like Pumpkin Pie, Herb Stuffing, and Whipped Potatoes with Gravy, as well some exciting new dishes like Kamut Berries with Porcini Mushrooms and Butternut Squash.

Happy Hanukkah Checklist: Vegan Latkes & Hanukkah Gelt!

Happy Hanukkah! Wishing you a fabulous holiday!

Merry Christmas!  Welcome Santa with Delicious Vegan Christmas Cookies!

Merry Christmas!!! Wishing you a fabulous holiday and a happy, healthy New Year!