Chef Toni Okamoto

Toni Okamoto

Posts: 46 // Recipes: 73

"They say you are what you eat, so I strive to be healthy. My goal in life is not to be rich or wealthy, 'Cause true wealth comes from good health and wise ways... we got to start taking better care of ourselves " - Dead Prez

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5 Easy Ways to Reduce Single-Use Plastic in the Kitchen

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My friend Colleen is so awesome all the time! She’s been posting cool memes on social media that influenced me to start making moves toward a less wasteful impact on the environment … starting with my kitchen. Believe me, I’m FAR from perfect! I still buy instant ramen noodles, store-bought... more

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How to Start a Food Blog

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My reason for starting a food blog in 2012 was not because I’m a foodie, but because I wanted to bring a vegan resource into the world that addressed the very real concern of cost. I really had no idea what I was doing. All I knew was that it... more

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My Plant-Based Getaway at Sprouts

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If you follow me on Instagram, you already know that I do most of my weekly shopping at Sprouts because of their unbeatable prices on produce! I’m regularly posting photos of 3 avocados for $1 or a pound of cherries for $2. I LOVE shopping at their store, so you... more

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Vegan at Trader Joe’s

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Ok, so I’m sure you know that Trader Joe’s is a bit like paradise for vegans. They have so many labeled vegan products and many accidentally vegan ones! But the coolest part is their items have such reasonable prices. I’m telling you, you don’t want to miss them! So, having... more

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Vegan at Walmart

By: Toni Okamoto | 1 Comment | Category: Blog

We teamed up with Michelle Cehn from World of Vegan to show you some vegan food you can buy from Walmart! more

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Overnight Oats

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Overnight Oats is one of my favorite go-to breakfasts. When I first started throwing it ...

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Oatmeal Raisin Protein Balls

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Average Rating: (4.7 / 5)

Looking for plant-based snack options? Look no further! Michelle Cehn and I worked hard on ...

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Nacho Cheese

Average Rating: (3.9 / 5)

This AMAZING Nacho Cheese recipe is from my book, The Super Easy Vegan Slow Cooker ...

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5 Things You Need To Know About “What The Health”

By: Toni Okamoto | 7 Comments | Category: Blog

Thanks to Vince Lia for inviting me on his YouTube channel to talk about “What the Health.” Here are my thoughts on the film: more

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Plant-Based (and pregnant!) on a Budget

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By Josie Steiger I’d like to preface this post with the following message: I am speaking from my own personal experience. Each person and each pregnancy is different. There are things that happen to you during pregnancy that you can’t control, and I don’t want anyone to walk away from... more

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