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Vegan Halloween Candy

By: Toni Okamoto | 0 Comments | Category: Blog

If you’re interested in giving away familiar, accessible Halloween candy that’s free of animal products, Michelle and I have made this video just for you! Our list includes: Smarties Jolly Rancher Hard Candy Charms Blow Pops Twizzlers Fun Dip Skittles Dum Dums Double Bubble Ring Pop Bottle Pop Silly Straws... more

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The Plant-Powered People Podcast

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Reclaiming your health | The Plant Powered People Podcast | Podcast Episode 8 | plantbasedonabudget.com | #plantbasedmealplans #goingplantbased #veganonabudget

I’m so excited to announce the launch of my new project, The Plant-Powered People Podcast! I’ve once again teamed up with my business partner and one of my dearest friends, vegan expert extraordinaire, Michelle Cehn — this time to bring some real talk to your ears! In our inaugural episode,... more

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What’s vegan at Costco? We’ve got you covered!

By: Toni Okamoto | 0 Comments | Category: Blog | Tags : , , , ,

Did you know that Costco has tons of vegan options? In my latest video with Michelle Cehn from World of Vegan, we go aisle-by-aisle to show you what they offer! I also paired up with the popular YouTuber, Vince Lia, to show you some of my personal recommendations from Costco.... more

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Healthy Vegan on a Budget – Walmart Guide

By: Toni Okamoto | 0 Comments | Category: Blog | Tags : , , , ,

Do you want to go plant-based but struggle with your budget? Do you want to eat healthily but live far away from big organic shops? I completely understand! Eating a whole foods plant-based diet doesn’t have to be expensive, and there’s no need to shop in fancy organic shops. Anyone can... more

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3 Favorite Vegan Cookbooks

By: Toni Okamoto | 0 Comments | Category: Blog

Before I became a vegetarian, I had nooooo idea how to cook! I mostly ate Top Ramen, fast food, and lots of canned or frozen meals. The thing that really changed that for me was checking out cookbooks from the library and exploring different tastes and textures of food in... more

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Plant-Based on a Budget Survey

By: Toni Okamoto | 0 Comments | Category: Blog

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3-Bean Salad for Studio40

By: Toni Okamoto | 0 Comments | Category: Blog

For my latest segment on Studio40 Live, I showed Lori and Big Al how to make a delicious 3-bean summer salad! It’s perfect for potlucks, on days when it’s too hot to use the stove, and when you’re trying to save money and eat healthy! For all the ingredients, I... more

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

By: Toni Okamoto | 0 Comments | Category: Blog

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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What I Ate Vegan at Disneyland + Food Prices

By: Beatriz Buono-Core | 0 Comments | Category: Blog | Tags : , , , , , , ,

Toni recently took a trip down to Los Angeles with her dear friend, Michelle Cehn, and was excited to have an impromptu trip to Disneyland! She already knew that she could expect to have a blast riding rides and take pictures with cute characters, but she had no idea that they... more

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How to Start a Food Blog

By: Toni Okamoto | 0 Comments | Category: Blog | Tags : , , , ,

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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