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Superfood smoothies that kickstart every morning!

When the alarm buzzes, you've got two choices as we see it:Slam your hand down fast and furious on the Snooze button and attempt to enjoy 9 more minutes of sleep. (These 9 minutes, for the record, are NEVER glorious)Get up. Stretch. Open the curtains. And power up the Vitamix, baby! Naturally, we recommend #2. Though admit [...]

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Three crucial tips for making your New Year’s resolutions stick

You’re human, which means you’ve broken a New Year’s resolution at least once or twice. Chances are you’ve buried your annual list of goals for self improvement in a deep, confetti-filled grave more times than you'd care to admit. Hey, it happens to the best of us.Ultra-busy reality has a pesky habit of firing back up by [...]

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Three Healthy (and delicious!) New Year’s Eve Party Recipes, starring Cauliflower

Are you sick of rich, heavy, succulent holiday food yet? Hopefully your leftovers are almost gone, you’ve been reaping the benefits of peppermint tea this week (if you haven’t, read this blog post immediately), and you’re feeling ready to get back in the kitchen and whip up some delicious New Year’s Eve party food! After all [...]

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Love, folks. It’s the very best gift!

At our core, we’re a family company. We like rugrats running around, bumping into walls, crawling under tables, and wiping chocolate faces on white couches. We like moms and dads, loud uncles, oddball cousins, and grandmas who pinch cheeks and knead dough with wrinkly hands. We love dinner table insanity, everyone talking over everyone else, laughing, yelling, smiling, while passing [...]

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Five Paper Christmas Craft Ideas to Distract the Kids From Snooping Under the Tree

It’s Christmas Eve, aka tree snooping day!To keep the kiddies distracted from the holiday treasures that await, we’ve put together a list of super fun Christmas craft ideas. These DIYers aren’t just pleasantly festive, they’re also very simple to execute. That means you’re free to sip on mulled berry wine while you supervise. Win!Embarrassingly Easy [...]

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The Anything Goes Vegan Dark Chocolate Bark Recipe

Making chocolate bark is one of our favorite holiday rituals. Not only is it insanely simple, the flavor combinations are virtually endless. We’re talking nuts, sea salt, candy, dried fruit, herbs, spices, granola, popcorn, you name it, baby!Chocolate bark is great because you can mix and match chocolate and toppings based on mood, diet or [...]

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$10 Stocking Stuffers That Don't Stink!

The VerMints elves have extra busy this season, making some seriously cute, incredibly tasty, and utterly enviable stocking stuffers!In the spirit of kissing, we’re offering holiday trio packs of VerMints. That’s 3 tins of fresh n’ FABULOUS organic mints for just $10 (plus free shipping!).* We’ve even wrapped them up in some festive ribbon and attached [...]

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Berry Mulled Wine: The Perfect Vegan Holiday Cocktail

The decorations are up, the shopping is done and the cookies are fresh out of the oven. Okay, maybe you haven’t gotten that far yet. No judgement here (we’ve been known to procrastinate on the baking part, too). Either way, you deserve to relax with a super delicious, extra special vegan holiday cocktail.Normally we’d suggest [...]

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Three Unexpected Ways to Use Maple Syrup

Reserving maple syrup for breakfast is like only eating pie on holidays. What a waste! While we all know about the magical emotional healing powers of a good pie (at any time of year!), many people still aren’t aware of maple syrup’s superfood status or of how versatile an ingredient it is. So let’s shed a little light, shall we?Beware [...]

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Six Eco-Friendly Stocking Stuffers You Can Buy While Drinking Holiday Cocktails

Holiday shopping can be hard. Long lines, short tempers, and sweaty, crowded malls are enough to make you want to just pick up a bunch of Target gift cards and move on to the rum n’ nog. But when push comes to shove, we know you’re going to hunt down the perfect gifts for everyone on your list, and we want [...]

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