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Grocery Shopping

Phantom of the Okra

By Cindy Thompson, Trimazing! Health & Lifestyle Coaching / August 13, 2019 /

I Love Okra Yup, you just knew I was a weirdo! It might be my “southern” upbringing by my Louisianan mom, but I just can’t get enough of this amazing…

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Have Food Scraps Will Travel

By Cindy Thompson, Trimazing! Health & Lifestyle Coaching / May 28, 2019 /

A common question people often have when starting to go zero waste is how do I travel zero waste? I’ve discussed some aspects of this, such has how to travel with your…

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Dating in Palm Springs & Lemon (Not Lära’s) Bars Recipe

By Cindy Thompson, Trimazing! Health & Lifestyle Coaching / May 21, 2019 /

We recently took a holiday to Palm Desert, California for ten days. It was the first time I’d ever been to that area and I absolutely LOVED IT! The weather…

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Hidden Animal Products in Food & Link to My Favorite Worcestershire Sauce Recipe!

By Cindy Thompson, Trimazing! Health & Lifestyle Coaching / April 16, 2019 /

Something that always shocks new vegans is the amount of animal products hidden in foods, things they had no idea would ever have animal products in them. You really learn…

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Infused Water

By Cindy Thompson, Trimazing! Health & Lifestyle Coaching / September 17, 2018 /
Photo of three infused water dispensers at the Carnation Farmers Market Power of Produce Kids Club, Summer 2018. Includes: Cucumber, Basil, Ginger (left), Butterfly Pea Flower and Lemon (center), and Hibiscus, Lemon, and Berries (right). https://trimazing.com/

#VeganMoFo18 Day 17 – Infused Water Water is essential for our good health. Our bodies contain 50-70% water, depending on the amount of lean muscle mass (lean muscle consists of…

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Eating Vegan While Traveling

By Cindy Thompson, Trimazing! Health & Lifestyle Coaching / September 15, 2018 /
Floret Vegetarian Restaurant in SeaTac airport. https://trimazing.com

#VeganMoFo18 Day 15 – Eating Vegan While Traveling Traveling while vegan can seem really daunting at first. You’re in a new location, unsure about availability at restaurants, TSA has limitations…

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Vegan Zero Waste Bulk Bin Shopping

By Cindy Thompson, Trimazing! Health & Lifestyle Coaching / September 14, 2018 /
Photo collage of New Seasons Bulk Bin Offerings. https://trimazing.com

#VeganMoFo18 Day 14 – Vegan Zero Waste Bulk Bin Shopping Yesterday I discussed using Azure Standard as a means for buying large amounts of food items in a more zero…

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Azure Standard

By Cindy Thompson, Trimazing! Health & Lifestyle Coaching / September 13, 2018 /
Photo items in Azure Standard order, including 50 pound paper sack of Baking Soda, Box of Natural Value bathroom tissue, 25 pound paper sack of organic whole soybeans, 25 pount paper sack of organic old-fashioned oatmeal, three boxes of 1-gallon glass jars, a box with metal lids for glass jars and a 5-pound bag of citric acid. https://trimazing.com/

#VeganMoFo18 Day 13 – Azure Standard As I’ve mentioned before, we try to buy as much as possible package-free, zero waste. This means I shop stores with bulk bins that…

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Zero Waste Vegan Pantry, Part 2

By Cindy Thompson, Trimazing! Health & Lifestyle Coaching / September 3, 2018 /

#VeganMoFo18 Day 3 – Zero Waste Vegan Pantry, Part 2 Yesterday’s post chronicled why and how we transitioned our vegan pantry to plastic-free and zero waste. Today will cover what we…

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Zero Waste Vegan Pantry, Part 1

By Cindy Thompson, Trimazing! Health & Lifestyle Coaching / September 2, 2018 /
Vegan pantry https://trimazing.com

#VeganMoFo18 Day 2 – Zero Waste Vegan Pantry, Part 1 I have always been a well-stocked pantry person. My mom had a stocked pantry when I was growing up, so I…

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