A Year Without George Floyd

TW: Police brutality, death, violence, racism One year ago today on Monday May 25th, 2020 George Floyd was killed by police officers in Minneapolis, Minnesota. An undated picture of George Floyd standing in a dark blazer and slacks. He is holding his hands together in front of his waist as he poses for a nice picture. The impact of his murder was felt all across the world and brought new attention to the Black Lives Matter movement.

Let's Talk About Cannabis

Hey friends, I wanted to talk about the importance of 4/20 today! If you didn’t know, I am a medical marijuana patient and I think it’s important that we talk about cannabis legalization, how criminalization of cannabis disproportionately affects people of color, and what we can do to help. What is cannabis and how is it used? If you aren’t sure what cannabis is, how it’s used, and how it affects our bodies, I recommend that you look through this FAQ that the Center for Disease Control and Prevention provides.

#BLM Resources

TW // police brutality, violence, racism Kyle and I wanted to bring attention to the violent killing of Duante Wright, a 20 year old father who had his life taken by police last night in Brooklyn Park, MN. It’s a sick feeling to see such injustices take place so close to home and we can’t imagine what the black community in Minneapolis is feeling right now.

Porcupine Meatballs

Hello friends, we have a delicious new recipe submission for the dinnR app! Our friend SeilWese let us know about a great recipe that she likes so we are adding it to our meal planning app dinnR. This recipe comes from Betty Crocker, but Seil modifies it to make it extra yummy so we have included her version of the recipe here. If you would like to check out the app and submit a recipe for yourself, you can find the app here.

A Pickle

Hello friends, we hope you enjoy pickles! Our amazing friend Robby submitted this recipe straight from his kitchen and we were dazzled to see such a simple and yet complex recipe be added to our community gathered meal planning app: dinnR. If you would like to check out the app and submit a recipe for yourself, you can find the app here. If you would like to check out our beautiful friend Robby you can find him on Twitch here.

Vegan Mushroom & Herb Shepherd's Pie

Hello friends! We did the 4 week trial of Hello Fresh and found some great recipes! One of our favorites is the Mushroom & Herb Shepherd’s Pie, however, it was not vegan. Luckily there are only a few items in this recipe that have dairy and are easily exchangeable for non-dairy alternatives! To make this recipe follow the link above and check out the notes below to make it vegan!