Chocolate Chia Pudding–for Breakfast!

A new post just hit the Dogpound blog! Chocolate chia pudding. Vegan, packed full of nutrients and healthy goodies and, of course, CHOCOLATE. The perfect quick and easy breakfast treat. Make the night before and let set in the fridge. Perfect before a workout to provide a boost of energy, or even just because we…

Weeds: Out of Context

Behind the shed is a wild and disorganized mess. Or… A treasure trove. It really depends on the context. March is a verdant time here in Southern California. Everything is growing green, the winds are blowing, we may even get some rain (unlikely). Weed season is upon us. For lawn aficionados and meticulous gardeners, this…

Art of Smoothies

Smoothies are a staple in our household. They are super quick and easy to make, there are endless possibilities for ingredients, and the best part? I can make them one handed. Let me explain. I am incredibly fortunate to be in the position to stay at home with my baby boy. Being with him brings…

Cinnamon Walnut Swirl Bread

I am a self-proclaimed bread fanatic. I enjoy it in all of its forms, but my most favorite kinds of bread are of the sweet breakfast variety. This loaf really delivers. It is sturdy enough for toasting, light enough to eat on its own, and perfect for Vegan French Toast. With a sticky, cinnamon and…