Rigoni di Asiago’s Nocciolata Dairy-Free Organic Hazelnut & Cocoa Spread [Product Review]

Nocciolata Organic Hazelnut & Cocoa Spread

They say you don’t have to re-invent the wheel, but who are “They?”  When you find a product you love, and learn it’s not vegan, then it’s time to get into high gear to crack the recipe and make it yourself. OR, you can hope that some brilliant company comes up with one for youRead more

NuGo Slim Bars [Product Review]


Protein and vegans. Vegans and protein. We keep getting asked questions about protein and vegan sources. We don’t know about you, but the answer is always the same…”FROM PLANTS!” Then comes the retort about needing protein for fitness. With many vegan protein products on the market, we’re often looking for what not only meets ourRead more

Spicy Crabless Salad with Gardein Mini Crabless Cakes! [Recipe & Product Review]


When your other half has a fish & seafood allergy that is so sensitive that he cannot deal with a “fish-like” smell from vegan fish, you know you’ve struck gold with a recipe he’ll sample without him making a face! That’s what happened when I made this Spicy Crabless Salad for a couple of take-to-work meals. Read more

A Vegan Recap of The Food Duo’s Life


Ever have those times when “life just gets away from you?” Can life really “get away” like it’s in fear of US? NOPE! With that typed, let me, Carmella, share what Carlo and I have been  up to outside of being The Macaroon and The Artichoke.  BUSINESS OWNERS: Yes, we’ve been the owners of V MarksRead more