Top Posts of 2015 in Recipes, Travel, Review, Giveaway, and More + What’s Coming in 2016

Top Posts of 2015 on The Vegan Wifey Blog

2015 was a great year for us despite the lack of sleep (new baby, new home will do that). As we get ready for 2016, I thought it would be fun to highlight our top 5 posts of 2015 in different categories:

Vegan Matcha Chocolate Chip Muffin Recipe

Vegan Matcha Chocolate Chip Muffin Recipe

This was our most popular “sweet” recipe of 2015. Nothing sweetens the day like homemade goodies so we’ll be sure to bring you lots of healthy versions of cookie, muffin, scone, cake, and pie recipes in 2016! Matcha is one of those “super food” ingredients that it’s hard to know what to do with so stay tuned for more recipes in that area!

Creamy Vegan Broccoli Mushroom Soup Recipe

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One of my favorite recipes, Donat’s Creamy Vegan Broccoli Mushroom Soup was the top savory dish for 2015. It’s perfect for cold wet days (like today!) so give it a try. We have many more healthy vegan dishes to share with you in 2016!

Top Signature Restaurants for Vegan Diners in Walt Disney World

Vegan Tasting Plate at the California Grill

Vegan Tasting Plate at the California Grill

Our top travel post of 2015 was our review of the Top Signature Restaurants for Vegan Diners in Walt Disney World. This post combines two of my passions – vegan food and Disney – so you can definitely expect more where this came from. If you’re a vegan (or vegetarian or other special diet diner), also check out my other vegan Disney posts, Top 5 Vegan Snacks in Disney WorldTop 5 Standard Table Service Restaurants for Vegans in Walt Disney World, and Top 5 Tips for Vegan Dining in Walt Disney World.

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Amazon #Giveaway + Home Chef Review and $30 Off Coupon Code!

Vegan Meal from HomeChef

Wifey and I are slowly but surely getting hooked on the awesome convenience of subscription food boxes like Home Chef and Hello Fresh (see our Hello Fresh Review and $40 off discount code). I can’t stress how awesome it is getting fresh food delivered to us saving us the trip to the grocery store with a newborn. Home Chef has an interesting spin on the subscription box too, you get a lot more customization with them including options like vegan, vegetarian, gluten free and paleo to name a few. If you like eating restaurant quality food, you’d enjoy this one! Use the link below for the $30 discount!

Sage and Brown Butter Pumpkin Gnocchi  With Kale and Sweet and Spicy Candied Walnuts

#Vegan Sage and Brown Butter Pumpkin Gnocchi
With Kale and Sweet and Spicy Candied Walnuts from HomeChef

Features:

  • Choose the number of meals you want each week on their website
  • All ingredients needed for those meals come straight to your door with free delivery on orders over $50 and no sales tax!
  • Flexible subscription so you can skip any weeks you want
  • The recipes are pictured and explained on color cards with step by step instructions, making even tricky meals seem easy to make
  • All ingredients are pre-measured so you only have to chop and toss in, no guesswork required
  • Choose what day of the week you want your food to arrive
  • You can choose from specific diet options, including vegan- something other subscription boxes don’t do
Asian Hot Pot With Rice Noodles, Shiitake Mushrooms, and Sesame Oil from HomeChef #vegan

Asian Hot Pot With Rice Noodles, Shiitake Mushrooms, and Sesame Oil from HomeChef #vegan

My Thoughts:

  • At less than $10 per meal, it’s a heck of a lot cheaper than going to a restaurant to eat
  • For just $5 per person you can also add a nice bunch of fruits to your box!
  • It saves us from going to the grocery, which is SO nice
  • You basically make restaurant quality meals with Home Chef so it can save money from going out
  • We have actually learned a ton of interesting new cooking techniques and have recreated many of the recipes on our own already
  • Feels like a date night every night we make one of these
  • Totally worth a try for $30 off- 3 free meals basically

$30 Discount:  simply follow the link Here


Bottom Line: 
Signing up to Home Chef has been a ton of fun and I highly recommend it. This may just be our favorite subscription box yet I’ve already got my parents hooked on it! You can skip or cancel at any time so it’s a great idea to have a little fun and at least try it out for a week, especially for 3 free meals using the discount code! Warning: you may get addicted 😀 Continue Reading…

HelloFresh Review and $40 Off Coupon Code!

HelloFresh Review and $40 Discount Code!

Wifey and I love cooking. Did we ever mention that? So when we found out that there is a way to cook new fresh home cooked recipes without having to even get the ingredients from the supermarket, we said, “Yes please!” We decided to try out the HelloFresh subscription food delivery service with a sweet discount code (see below for the code). Long story short… we loved it! Read below to find out why!

Warm Grain Salad - Already Vegan and Super Easy and Flavorful

Warm Grain Salad – Already Vegan and Super Easy and Flavorful

Features:

  • Choose 3 delicious recipes on their website each week
  • All ingredients needed for those 3 meals come straight to your door with free delivery!
  • Everything is farm-fresh and the produce is delicious
  • Flexible subscription so you can skip any weeks you want
  • You get a very nice preprinted color booklet that include the recipes, cooking instructions and even a step by step picture that shows you how to prep the meal- the booklets are higher quality than other services we’ve tried
  • All ingredients are pre-measured so you only have to chop and toss in, no guesswork required
  • Choose what day of the week you want your food to arrive
  • Vegetarian options are always available and we veganize them with ease.
Mushroom Stroganoff - Made Vegan!

Mushroom Stroganoff – Made Vegan!

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