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Sustainable Grocery Shopping Tips: How to Make Your Meal Prep More Environmentally Friendly

By focusing on sustainability in the grocery store, not only can you help the planet, but you’re probably going to make it easier on your wallet, too. Get a few easy sustainable grocery shopping tips and meal prep ideas here!

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Tips for Eating a Plant Based Diet on a Budget

Whether you’re a vegetarian, pescatarian, or not, it’s always a great idea to incorporate more plants into one’s diet. However, grocery shopping for a plant based diet can add up quickly. Don’t let the price tags of some of the staples of a plant based diet scare you off, though. Check out my tips for eating a plant based diet on a budget here!

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Cats & Coffee’s Most Popular Easy Vegetarian Recipes

Lately, I have renewed my focus on my eating habits. Life gets busy, complicated, and, frankly, exhausting; eating habits are often the first to get pushed to the back burner for me. It’s a bad cycle, because eating poorly certainly doesn’t help with getting out of a stress cycle. If you’re feeling similarly, I wanted to offer a round up of my most popular easy vegetarian recipes from Cats & Coffee. I hope they serve you well!

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My Current Loves: 20th Edition

Welcome back to the Cats & Coffee My Current Loves series. This edition features four things that stand out in the last month for me: Parabo Press Photo Printing, Milk Makeup’s Kush Lip Balm, A Discovery of Witches, and Rabbit & Wolves Everything Bagel Pasta Recipe.

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Gardein Sliced Italian Sausage: Simple Classic Dinners

I’ve tried a number of meat substitutes since I stopped eating meat, and the Gardein Sliced Italian Sausage is one of my favorites. The sliced sausage is easy to cook and versatile, making it great for meal prepping or last-minute dinners. Read about how I use Gardein Sliced Italian Sausage to create a vegetarian version of a classic Italian dish here!

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Gotham Chocolates Holiday Collection

The Gotham Chocolates Holiday Collection features a number of exclusive and creative sweets created by Chef Ron Paprocki, award winning pastry chef. With a focus on sustainability, Gotham Chocolate sources the best ingredients from small, sustainable farms. Beyond the cacao itself, this team works with local suppliers to build out their stunning collections. Explore what I tried from the Gotham Chocolates Holiday Collection and learn more about these amazing confections here.

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Pasta e Ceci: a Traditional Roman Dish with Personal Flair

Pasta e Ceci is a great staple for any meal prep rotation. As much as I love to cook, I really love nice and quick recipes. I came across this recipe some months back and was struck by the simplicity – it’s easily a 30 minute meal that is sure to please. Whether you make it for yourself or as a recipe for two, Pasta e Ceci is a crowd pleaser and easy to modify to suit your tastes and cravings. Get the recipe and tips here!

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My Simple Sweet & Russet Roasted Potatoes Recipe

There are many recipes for roasted potatoes out there, but I always go back to my personal roasted potatoes recipe. Featuring both sweet potatoes and russet, I like how simple and easy this recipe is, while also being super satisfying. Ripe for personalization, this side dish is perfect as a seasonal side, a potluck contribution, or simple meal prep for yourself. Get the recipe here!

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