Exciting News! Plus, The Nourish + Glow Miracle Bowl

746 comments

nourishglowsaladbowl-6473

A couple weeks after Christmas, I presented Eric with a small box wrapped in Christmas paper.

“I have a Christmas gift for you that wasn’t ready in time!”

He was a bit confused at first, but any confusion quickly faded at the proposition of another gift. Who doesn’t like a random gift in the dead of winter?

“Did you make it?”

“umm, part of it….just open it!”

I propped myself on the couch beside him with a nervous grin on my face, trying to calm the heart beating out of my chest. No such luck. My heart was about to explode.

He unwrapped the box – carefully and painfully slow as he usually does – and then opened the lid and lifted out a piece of clothing covered in tissue…

dadonesie-5056-2

“Ange, are you pregnant??”

Tears were already streaming down my face and I could barely choke out, “We’re having a baby!”

And then he passed out. Just kidding!

After we screamed/hugged/celebrated, I showed him not one, not two, but four positive pregnancy tests because I’m a bit neurotic like that.

We’re simply over the moon with excitement and can’t wait to be parents! We have so much love to give this little one. And Sketchie is going to be the coolest big brother ever (obviously). I’m 14 weeks today, due on September 22nd…which feels so soon! I still can’t believe my body is growing a baby in there. Seeing tiny arms and legs wiggling around on the ultrasound and hearing a heartbeat is just the most unbelievable experience. I already love this little one more than I could imagine.

It’s been a wild start to 2014 in the Liddon household. We got pregnant, bought a house, my first cookbook launched, Sketchie had surgery and was diagnosed, I came down with the flu, taped two TV segments, worked on a new business venture, and we’ve been doing major renovations on the new house and packing for a move early April. Ok, scratch the packing part because I’ve only packed 2 boxes so far (oops). I’m hopeful that the second trimester will be less eventful, but knowing we got through all that makes me feel like we can handle whatever comes our way. Sometimes you just gotta take it day by day and keep the faith that it will all work out in the end. I’m counting my blessings every day and trying not to worry about things out of my control. Like pregnancy hormones…ha!

Today, I’m celebrating our baby-to-be with this multi-vitamin-in-a-bowl. Talk about a nutrient-packed salad. I need all the energy I can get these days. This recipe won out over a triple layer celebration cake, but I still think that cake might have to make an appearance at some point. Despite the wicked all-day nausea of the first trimester, I’ve still had an appetite for most vegetables which I’m so grateful for. Well, except mushrooms. I still can’t do mushrooms! Some day, I’m confident we will reunite. For now, Eric is having fun saying, “I told you mushrooms were gross!”

Groan.

nourishglowsaladbowl-6426

This recipe has a few things going on because I wanted to make it extra special. The homemade hummus and salad dressing can be made in advance to save prep time and cut down on dishes. You can always use store-bought versions too. I’m going to share the hummus and dressing recipes in separate recipe cards and then share the salad at the end.

Don’t worry that the dressing in the salad photos looks a bit different than the dressing I’m sharing below. I initially made a balsamic tahini dressing (the darker dressing in the photos), but I ended up not loving it. This creamy lemon dill dressing that I made after compliments the salad much more so it’s the one I’m sharing today. I took a picture of it below so you can see what it looks like.

sundriedtomatohummus

Sun-Dried Tomato Hummus

Vegan, gluten-free, grain-free, nut-free, refined sugar-free, soy-free

By

Print

A quick and easy flavourful hummus that comes together in minutes! If you don't have any sun-dried tomatoes on hand, feel free to make it without.

Yield
1 1/4 cups
Prep Time
Cook time
0 Minutes
Total Time

Ingredients:

  • 1 small garlic clove
  • 2 tablespoons oil-packed sun-dried tomatoes
  • 1 (15-ounce) can chickpeas, drained and rinsed
  • 3 tablespoons tahini
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice, or to taste
  • 3 tablespoons water
  • drizzle of olive oil
  • 1/4 teaspoon smoked paprika
  • 1/2 teaspoon fine grain sea salt or pink Himalayan sea salt, or to taste

Directions:

  1. Mince garlic in a food processor.
  2. Add the rest of the ingredients (except the salt) and process until smooth. Add salt to taste and process again until combined.

Tips:

Tip: For a super-smooth hummus, pop off the chickpea skins (and discard) before beginning.

dressing-6797

Creamy Lemon Dill Dressing

Vegan, gluten-free, grain-free, no bake/raw, refined sugar-free, soy-free

By

Print

This creamy lemon-dill dressing comes together in seconds and it's such a fresh compliment to a spring salad. If you aren't a dill fan, feel free to leave it out. It's still tasty either way! I recommend making this dressing the day before you plan to use it (or at least a few hours before if you can) because it thickens up in the fridge when chilled (however, it's not absolutely necessary to chill it first). This dressing is adapted from Vegan Yumminess.

Yield
2/3 cup dressing
Soak time
2-8 hours
Prep Time
Cook time
0 Minutes
Total Time

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1/4 cup raw cashews, soaked
  • 3-4 tablespoons fresh lemon juice (I used 4 tbsp)
  • 2 tablespoons nutritional yeast
  • 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon fresh dill (see note)
  • 1/2 small garlic clove
  • 1/4 + 1/8 teaspoon fine grain sea salt, or to taste
  • 1/4 teaspoon onion powder

Directions:

  1. Soak the cashews in water for 2-8 hours before starting (to soften). You can skip this step if you have a Vitamix. Drain and rinse cashews before starting.
  2. Add all the ingredients into a high speed blender and blend until completely smooth. Adjust ingredients to taste if desired.

Tips:

Notes: You can use dried dill weed instead of fresh dill. Add it in small amounts at a time, to taste (I would start with 1/4-1/2 teaspoon and add from there).

I prefer my dressing tangy, so I opt for more lemon juice. For a less tangy dressing, you can reduce the amount I used or you can add a touch of sweetener to taste.

For a nut-free dressing, try my Lightened-Up Lemon Tahini Dressing.

nourishglowsaladbowl-6457

The Nourish + Glow Miracle Bowl

Vegan, gluten-free, no bake/raw, refined sugar-free

By

Print

This bowl is packed with so many nourishing ingredients, you'll be glowing in no time! It's filled with a homemade chickpea "tuna" salad, homemade sun-dried tomato hummus, sliced avocado, hemp and petpita seeds, and and creamy lemon-dill dressing to top it all off. When you need a major energy boost, this salad is for you! Feel free to use your own hummus and dressing to save time.

Yield
1 large salad
Prep Time
Cook time
0 Minutes
Total Time

Ingredients:

  • 2-3 cups Mixed Power Greens (or green of choice)
  • 1/2 cup halved cherry or grape tomatoes
  • 1/2 cup sliced cucumber
  • 1/3 cup julienned carrots or beets
  • 1 green onion, chopped
  • Half avocado, sliced
  • 1/4 cup Sun-dried Tomato Hummus (link below)
  • Large scoop of Perfected Chickpea Salad (from OSG cookbook) or Flaked Almond Tuna Salad (link below)
  • 1/2 tablespoon hemp seeds
  • 1/2 tablespoon pepita seeds
  • Creamy Lemon Dill Dressing (link below)

Directions:

  1. Add greens into a large bowl. Layer on your desired toppings and drizzle on the dressing and garnish with hemp/pepita seeds.

Tips:

Note: If you need a nut-free dressing, try my Lightened-Up Lemon Tahini Dressing.

For the Flaked Almond Tuna Salad recipe, see this post.

For the Sun-dried Tomato Hummus, see this post.

For the Creamy Lemon-Dill Dressing, see this post.

With a full heart and joyful belly,

mama-to-be and my lemon-sized little one

XOXO

 

Let's get social! Follow Angela on Instagram (@ohsheglows + @theglowspot), Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Snapchat, and Google+

Previous Posts

{ 746 comments… read them below or add one }

1 Lauren @ la dolce pita March 24, 2014

Ahh congratulations!!!! So exciting… Very happy that so many good things are coming your way :)

Reply

2 Leanne March 24, 2014

Congratulations! A wishes and prayers that any morning sickness will go away soon (I wouldn’t wish that on my worst enemy!).

Reply

3 Stephanie March 24, 2014

Congratulations! Babies are so exciting! :)

Reply

4 Julie March 24, 2014

Congratulations! So excited for you both!

Reply

5 Danielle March 24, 2014

Eee… CONGRATULATIONS on your growing family! Oh, I’m sure s/he is going to be so beautiful, especially with all these vibrant nutrients you’re providing :)

Reply

6 Karen March 24, 2014

Danielle, I read your comment as “glowing family”! Angela, congratulations!

Reply

7 Danielle March 26, 2014

“Glowing” works, too, Karen :) wish I would’ve thought of it!

Reply

8 Monica March 24, 2014

Congratulations! That is quite an eventful few months. I can’t wait to hear about your pregnancy journey. I’m selfishly hoping those hormones trigger lots of peanut butter filled recipes. :)

Reply

9 Kath March 24, 2014

Yayyyyyyy! So happy for you!

Reply

10 Emily @ Perfection Isn't Happy March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!

Reply

11 Sara @ LovingOnTheRuns March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!! That is so exciting! :)

Reply

12 Brittany March 24, 2014

Ahhh… what an exciting announcement!!! I’m so excited for you and Eric. Congrats!!!!!!!

Reply

13 Manuela March 24, 2014

Congratulations :)

Reply

14 Melissa @ Nourish By Melissa March 24, 2014

Congratulations! That’s so exciting :)

Reply

15 Ali G March 24, 2014

I barely read the recipe in my excitement to see the photos at the bottom. My feed reader used one of them as the cover photo so I admit to cheating a bit.

Congratulations to both of you!

Reply

16 Averie @ Averie Cooks March 24, 2014

Omg I just started crying tears of joy for you!! CONGRATS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

After reading every post of yours and all our emails the past 5 years, I am absolutely ecstatic and thrilled for you guys! And I cannot believe how you pulled such an amazing surprise over on Eric! I didn’t have the any ability like that to wait to blurt it out! So happy for you both :) xoxoxo

Reply

17 Néha March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!! So happy for you both!

Reply

18 Shannon March 24, 2014

Ahh congratulations! You guys are gonna have the most beautiful vegan baby EVER. I hope that you feel just as amazing as you look!

Reply

19 Kaila @healthyhelperblog! March 24, 2014

HUGE CONGRATULATIONS to you Ange!! I am so happy for you! Eric and you will be such wonderful parents!!

Reply

20 Kim March 24, 2014

Congratulations! You look gorgeous!

Reply

21 Kate March 24, 2014

Congratulations! That’s so exciting :) I love that you needed four pregnancy tests to convince yourself.

That power bowl looks amazing, too — so healthy and delicious. I’m going to have to at least try that sundried tomato hummus, and it’s another excuse to make the chickpea salad from your book. Thanks so much for sharing!

Reply

22 The Vegan Cookie Fairy March 24, 2014

Congratulations, Angela! This is so exciting and wonderful! Are you planning on telling us about your vegan pregnancy? I’d be interested to know how you’re doing. xoxo

Reply

23 Suzanne @ hello, veggy! March 24, 2014

OH MY GAWWWWDD!! I am beyond excited for you!! My nursing placement has made me a bit baby-obsessed; I can’t wait to see you and baby grow!!

Reply

24 Lisa March 24, 2014

A big congrats to you Angela!! Also, love love love the cookbook!!

Reply

25 Julia Kent @ The Domestic Blonde March 24, 2014

YAY!!!! Congrats. Are you finding out the gender? Also, did NOT know about the new house. How did I miss that?! xo

Reply

26 Heather March 24, 2014

Congratulations to you and Eric – so happy for you guys :)

Reply

27 Alison (Fueling for Fitness) March 24, 2014

Such WONDERFUL news!!! Congratulations!!!!! My wedding anniversary is Sept 20, and my dad’s birthday is Sept 21 so that time of the year is very special (and magical). ;)

Reply

28 Caroline March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!!!

Reply

29 Karissa March 24, 2014

Congratulations on your little chickpea!

Reply

30 Amanda March 24, 2014

Congratulations! Pregnancy is such an amazing experience and we were so very fortunate to experience that wonderful feeling twice! Enjoy all the wonderful things pregnancy has to offer :-)

Reply

31 Meg March 24, 2014

Congrats! That’s so exciting! Hopefully the eventfulness settles down soon so you’re able to relax and let that baby grow grow grow!

Reply

32 Sara March 24, 2014

I am so, SO excited for you. I got chills when I read your news- congratulations to your sweet family. Thanks for letting us share this journey with you! <3 You're going to be great parents!

Reply

33 Marina March 24, 2014

Oh my gosh congratulations Angela!!!!! :) That’s so exciting! Your baby has a whole lot of love waiting, not to mention the best food ever. ;) Thank you for yet another amazing recipe!!

Reply

34 Erin @ Erin's Inside Job March 24, 2014

OMG congrats! That is amazing news I’m so excited for you!!

Reply

35 Karly March 24, 2014

SO SO SO SO SO THRILLED FOR YOU TWO!!!!!!
And could you possibly be any more glowing as a mama-to-be?! You look amazing Ange! So excited to follow your journey! xoxo

Reply

36 Shannon March 24, 2014

Oh, congratulations! What an exciting year for you (and Eric)!

Reply

37 Anna B. March 24, 2014

Congratulations! How exciting! :]

Reply

38 Jaclyn March 24, 2014

So exciting! I have to admit, when I saw “Exciting News!” I started to hear “I’ve got a feeling…” in my head and I quickly scrawled down to confirm the news!
I really hope you plan to share your experience with your readers. I LOVE following along! xo

Reply

39 Dee March 24, 2014

Yay!! Another vegan baby in the world!
Can’t wait to read all about this stage! Congratulations.

Reply

40 Angela March 24, 2014

Congrats Angela!!! I’m so happy for you!! I am 18 weeks and find out the sex of the baby today *^_^* love from Michigan.

Reply

41 Abby March 24, 2014

GAH! I am so thrilled for you and your (growing) family and honestly, a little jealous of how well this kid is going to be able to eat ;) Congrats and so much health and happiness to you and yours in the coming weeks and months!

Reply

42 Beth E March 24, 2014

Oh my goodness, Angela! So excited for you both! You look beautiful!

Reply

43 Linda B. March 25, 2014

Congratulations! I’m thrilled for you and Eric!

Reply

44 Jeni March 24, 2014

Ahh!!! So exciting!! Congratulations to both of you! :-)

Reply

45 Stephanie March 24, 2014

Congratulations to you and E! You look wonderful, and so does that salad :)

Reply

46 Kathy March 24, 2014

I am so excited for you!!!! I love your blog and am excited to try this. I bought your book and am trying some recipes this week. I am really excited. I love love the pictures and recipes look great. There are so many that I can’t wait to try.

Reply

47 Diane March 24, 2014

You really are glowing from the inside out! Congratualtions on your wonderful news. I also just wanted to say thank you. I cook almost daily from your cookbook and everything is truly amazing!!!

Reply

48 Elaine March 24, 2014

Congrats!!! It’s such an exciting time, enjoy as it really goes fast and then the real adventure starts ;). Love your recipes and hoping I get your cookbook for a birthday gift! I’ve dropped many hints lol! Take care!

Reply

49 Elaine March 24, 2014

Congrats!!! It’s such an exciting time, enjoy as it really goes fast and then the real adventure starts ;). Love your recipes and hoping I get your cookbook for a birthday gift! I’ve dropped many hints lol! Take care!

Reply

50 Nina Banozic March 24, 2014

Congratulations Angela and Eric!!! I’m so excited for you and your growing family!!

Reply

51 Linda March 24, 2014

You are adorable! Congratulations!

Reply

52 Kim March 24, 2014

Oh She Glows indeed! Oh my goodness! 100x congratulations to you both!

Reply

53 Sandra March 24, 2014

Many congratulations to you both! You look so beautiful!

And mushrooms *are* gross. ;)

Reply

54 Nicole Marie Story March 24, 2014

OMG super congratulations. I have a very close friend who is pregnant, and I’m sending her directly to your blog for inspiration on how to stay healthy! Love the food bowl, too.

Reply

55 clare @ fitting it all in March 24, 2014

oh my goodness, congratulations angela!!!

Reply

56 Kerry Jones March 24, 2014

What exciting news! Your families must be thrilled. I’m having a homemade yolo (or 4) to celebrate your wonderful news!!

Reply

57 Shannan March 24, 2014

Aaaah!!! So, so, so happy for you guys! As soon as I read “exciting news”, I had to jump to your blog in hope that this would be the news. Awesome :) congrats, guys!!

Reply

58 Ashley March 24, 2014

Ange!!! YAY!!! Big congrats, again! <3 <3 Besides the pregnancy part I can 100% relate to everything you've gone through in the past few months. Business ventures…job changes…new house…renovations…book..etc. It's overwhelming for sure but totally worth it. Hugs + love to you! xo

Reply

59 Hillary @ GRAS Pizza March 24, 2014

As soon as I saw the titel of this post, I was hoping that you were pregnant! Congratulations!!!!! You and Eric will make incredible parents

Reply

60 Cassie March 24, 2014

Congrats!

Reply

61 Cheyenne March 24, 2014

Aww! A quiet reader for years, I couldn’t stay that way with such wonderful news :) Congratulations to you both!!

Reply

62 Amelia March 24, 2014

Congratulations you two!!! Oh you do GLOW :) happy and healthy 9 months to you and the little one.
Good to know vegetables are still on the list of things you can eat!

Reply

63 Joanna March 24, 2014

Congrats to you and Eric! What a great way to start off the year!

Reply

64 Abby @ The Frosted Vegan March 24, 2014

Eeeee YAY!!! Congrats Ang, I am so excited to follow along on your journey!!

Reply

65 Miranda March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!! Very exciting news!

Reply

66 Lauren March 24, 2014

Congratulations, Angela!!! Hopefully you will share all that you learn and experience as a vegan mother-to-be.

Reply

67 Kristina March 24, 2014

CONGRATS Angela and Eric!! so excited for you!

Reply

68 Caitlin March 24, 2014

oh my goodness! i knew immediately when you started telling the story what the outcome would be. i’m so incredibly happy for you and cannot wait to follow along on this miracle journey of yours. love to you and eric and sketchie! and the salad looks PERFECT.

Reply

69 Emily @ The Swallow Flies March 24, 2014

Ahhhh! CONGRATULATIONS! I am so thrilled for you!

Reply

70 Jennine March 24, 2014

Couldn’t possibly be happier for you two!!! Love the adorable pics too; you’re truly glowing in a whole new way :)

Reply

71 Monica March 24, 2014

Congratulations Angela and Eric! I knew a baby had to be in the future for you two :)
2014 definitely sounds like your year!

Reply

72 Maryea {happy healthy mama} March 24, 2014

Congratulations! I could not be more happy for you! You and Eric will be great parents. :)

Reply

73 Haley March 24, 2014

Yay!! Congrats to both of you :)

Reply

74 meredith @ The Cookie ChRUNicles March 24, 2014

So exciting! Mazel Tov! Feel good!

Reply

75 Lauren March 24, 2014

Congratulations! Your photos are beautiful! And the salad looks delish :)

Reply

76 Lisa March 24, 2014

Congratulations, Angela!! You are positively glowing in your photographs. Such exciting news – thanks for sharing! I admire your commitment to such healthy eating – such an inspiration! :)

Reply

77 Lisa March 24, 2014

Angela, as someone who has been reading oh she glows since its inception, I am simply over the moon about your pregnancy news! I’d be lying if I said I didn’t shed a tear or three. So, CONGRATULATIONS! I am entirely sure that the love, thoughtfulness, and care that goes into preparing each of your recipes is indicative of your ability as a mother (i.e. you’re going to be amazing!).

Sending you and yours lots of love from Vancouver, BC.

– L

Reply

78 Parita @ myinnershakti March 24, 2014

Congratulations! So excited for you on so many fronts!!!

Reply

79 Allison March 24, 2014

Many congratulations! So excited and happy for you! You are a gorgeous pregnant lady, and your baby will be so adorable!

Reply

80 Kathryn March 24, 2014

Congratulations! Wonderful news.

Reply

81 J March 24, 2014

Angela, I can’t even imagine how you’ve managed to balance all of this crazy/exciting life stuff! Wow! Congratulations to you and Eric. Brings a whole new set of meanings to “oh she glows”!

Reply

82 Tina Muir March 24, 2014

That post seriously gave me chills! Congratulations! That is incredible news! So happy for you! The bowl looks wonderful, and I LOVE the idea of the pictures with the size :) You truly are glowing :)

Reply

83 Nadja - Cinnamon, please March 24, 2014

Oh my God! So cute! And exciting! Congratulations :D

// Nadja
cinnamonplease.blogspot.dk

Reply

84 lauren March 24, 2014

Congratulations Angela and Eric!!!!!!! What wonderful news! Somehow I missed y’all bought a house so congrats on that too!

Reply

85 Nathalie March 24, 2014

Congratulations Angela and Eric! Sketchie will the best of siblings ever I’m sure. I’m looking forward to see what kind of recipes you’ll be posting in this period!
All the best from The Netherlands!

Reply

86 Danica March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!!!

Reply

87 Emily @ It Comes Naturally Blog March 24, 2014

Congratulations – you are totally glowing in those photos! xxx

Reply

88 HilJo March 24, 2014

YES this makes me so happy :) And extra bonus: September 22nd is Frodo’s birthday (Lord of the Rings).

Reply

89 Kate March 24, 2014

Love your post today! Made a very cold day in Maine a little warmer :). Congratulations!!

Reply

90 Ashley @ Coffee Cake and Cardio March 24, 2014

So happy for y’all!!!! We’re due September 8 with our first. Enjoy every bit of the journey!

Reply

91 Jocelyn March 24, 2014

Long time reader here – even remember purchasing your glo bars when you had the bakery :) I just wanted to say I am so happy for you and your hubby <3

Reply

92 Dawn March 24, 2014

That’s such wonderful news!! Congratulations!! Wishing you a healthy and happy pregnancy! :)

Reply

93 Tine March 24, 2014

Oooooh congrats!!!! This is so cool! I’m pregnant too and exactly 14 weeks, just like you! ;)

Reply

94 Katie @ Life of Kate March 24, 2014

EEEEK!! Oh my goodness congratulations!!!!!! and the recipe looks amazing, of course!

Reply

95 kmaywatson March 24, 2014

AWESOME! Congratulations and many blessings {^_^}

Reply

96 Angela @ Eat Spin Run Repeat March 24, 2014

CONGRATULATIONS Ange!!!! I couldn’t be more happy and excited for you! You are going to be an amazing mother and I’m so excited to read along as you move through your pregnancy. BIG virtual hugs coming your way today! :) xo

Reply

97 Britt @ My Daily Randomness March 24, 2014

EEEKKK!!! Congrats to you, Eric and Sketchie!! Can’t wait to see your family grow! And don’t worry, you’ll be in love with mushrooms again in no time!! ;)

Reply

98 Karla Robertson March 24, 2014

I NEVER comment on blogs….EVER….but today I felt compelled because I have been following your blog for over a year and I rave about it to anyone who will listen. (I also recently bought the cookbook and have been cooking up a storm in my kitchen!! It is fabulous!!!)

So……Congratulations on your baby news and all the extraordinary things that 2014 has brought to you!!! Oh She Glows is very fitting today:)

Reply

99 Chelsie Belyan March 24, 2014

How exciting!! I love how following a blog for a few years can lead to such excitement over personal news :) Cheers to a healthy and GLOWING pregnancy, which I am sure you will have. And this salad? Yum. I am in love with adding a good dollop of hummus to any salad, it just completes it. Thank you for yet another creative salad concoction.

Reply

100 Ann March 24, 2014

Congratulations! So excited for you! September 22nd is a great date- my daughter was born 9-22-13. Best wishes on a wonderful pregnancy!! :)

Reply

101 Deb March 24, 2014

Congratulations! Will you be working on baby food recipes next? :)

Reply

102 Anne March 24, 2014

Congratulations, Angela! I’m so excited for all of your baby updates! :D

Reply

103 Marla March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!! I can’t wait to see your little sweet pea!

Reply

104 Amelia March 24, 2014

Ahhh! WHen I saw the heading I wondered… hurray! Congratulations. :)

Reply

105 Maryz March 24, 2014

So exciting!! Congrats!

Reply

106 Elizabeth March 24, 2014

I don’t even know you but I cried when I read your news. Congratulations!

Reply

107 Bethy March 24, 2014

I’m SOOOO excited for you! With all those nutrients, your gonna have the healthiest baby ever! (;

Reply

108 Jessica @ Dairy Free Betty March 24, 2014

Oh my gosh!! Tears for you!! Congrats to you guys!!!! You look incredible!

Best experience ever – I promise!! It just goes by SO fast!!! (coming from a mama of a 13 month old!! – How did that happen)

Reply

109 Rebecca March 24, 2014

HUGE congratulations to you! It is the best time ever…and a lesson in patience for an instant gratification kind of person (me!), but soooo worth the wait. Enjoy every second of this process. One lucky baby!

Reply

110 Cathryn G March 24, 2014

Congratulations!! What a blessing!

Reply

111 Liz @ Tip Top Shape March 24, 2014

Aawww, congratulations!!!!!!

Reply

112 Kristi March 24, 2014

Congratulations!

Reply

113 Melanie March 24, 2014

Congratulations!! I have an almost one year old and they change your life SO much and in such a great way. Thrilled for you guys! And I can’t wait to see some kiddie recipes in a while?? I’m a fellow Ontarian – just bought your cookbook and adore it already! My little one enjoys green smoothies in puree form and lots of steamed veggies.

Reply

114 Audrey March 24, 2014

Aww Congrats! I’m sure you and Eric will make great parents.
P.S: LOVE LOVE LOVE your cookbook! :)

Reply

115 Stephanie March 24, 2014

Such amazing news! Congratulations, I’m beyond thrilled for you!!!

Reply

116 Alison Andrews March 24, 2014

Congratulations Angela and Eric (Sketchie). You two will be amazing parents. I’ll definitely be following your progression!

Reply

117 Laila Heidema March 24, 2014

Congrats! Really happy for you both!

Reply

118 Karen March 24, 2014

I just checked out your cookbook from our local library this past weekend and fell in love with you and your husband. So glad to hear you are going to be parents; you are younger versions of these older parents! Good luck as you enter this most marvelous adventure of your lives. Your little one is very lucky. Keep inspiring us to be healthy people.

Reply

119 Chef Amber Shea March 24, 2014

Angela, I am so excited for you two. Matt and I have been trying for awhile so I can imagine how thrilled you must be. You look fantastic, too (100 times better than I look zero weeks pregnant! :P) – your glow will be blinding come September. Love to you!

Reply

120 Sera March 24, 2014

Congratulations!! :D Your baby’s due date is actually 2 days before my birthday, and he is blessed to have such wonderful parents like you and Eric! Such an exciting year

Reply

121 Carrie March 24, 2014

Congrats! I have a four-month-old little guy and pregnancy did a number on my appetite, basically killing my vegan diet. I’m curious to see how you handle the cravings, aversions, etc, now and if you choose to breastfeed.

Reply

122 Jessica March 24, 2014

Hehe, for a moment, I thought the “exciting news” was that you were going to finally announce the house purchase (mostly for those who don’t follow you on social media sites and see the reno photos), but this is so much BETTER!! Congratulations to you, Eric and Sketchie for your ever-growing family!

Reply

123 Rachel March 24, 2014

Congrats :-) what a beautiful announcement!! I have been following your blog so long now- you are such an inspiration. So excited for you and your family :-)

Reply

124 Christina March 24, 2014

Congratulations! I’m so very happy for you! :)

Reply

125 Cassidy March 24, 2014

Oh my goodness how exciting!! Congratulations to you and Eric!! What a crazy few months it has been for you! I hope you get the chance to take it easy and enjoy the experience from here on out!

Reply

126 Cindy March 24, 2014

This past week I’ve been thinking that a baby may be on the way soon, now that cookbook has been launched and you have some (slight) breathing room! Congratulations, that is fantastic news! You are obviously great at multitasking, so you will make an awesome mama. And you look beautiful as ever. xo

Reply

127 Jennifer March 24, 2014

Congrats, what a blessing!! I just got your cookbook this weekend, can’t wait to start trying all the beautiful recipes : )

Reply

128 Joanna March 24, 2014

Sooooo thrilled for you! Very excited that the twins in my belly will have a friend! Annnndddd I was totally stuffing my face with apple pie when I read this…. This looks delicious! Xoxo

Reply

129 Stephanie L March 24, 2014

So exciting!! I’m so happy for you. Wishing you a smooth pregnancy, you look fabulous!
Thanks for sharing this bowl, it looks amazing. Giving me some ideas with what I have in the fridge!

Reply

130 Kelly @ Kelly Be Well March 24, 2014

Congratulations! :)

Hilariously enough – we share a due date. LOL

Reply

131 Helen Kinsel March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!! That’s so exciting!

Reply

132 Kari March 24, 2014

Congratulations! How exciting! Sept. 22 is my birthday so I’m even more super-pumped for you!

Reply

133 Pam March 24, 2014

Congratulations! How exciting for you both!

Reply

134 Charlotte March 24, 2014

That’s wonderful news! Congratulations! So very happy for you and your family :-)
I am currently 21 weeks along and so going to make that nourish + glow bowl. Look forward to your postings about your pregnancy!

Reply

135 Erika March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!!!! Wow, that’s just so much good news to cram into one tiny trimester. Yayayay!!!

Reply

136 Melissa March 24, 2014

Congratulations! You’re just four weeks behind me! I’m pregnant with twin girls (officially due Aug 22)! The salad looks delish!

Reply

137 Ana March 24, 2014

Wow! Congratulations!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! You look amazing and are glowing :))) Hope you have an easy and incredible pregnancy.

Oh and can’t wait for vegan pregnancy posts :)))

Reply

138 Nicole T March 24, 2014

AAAHHHHHH!!!!! CONGRATULATIONS!!!! This is so very exciting! Your baby is going to be so lucky. A million blessings to you and Eric!

Reply

139 Shel@PeachyPalate March 24, 2014

So delighted and excited for you!!! Eek!

Reply

140 Nicole March 24, 2014

Congratulations!! You look stunning and so happy! :)

Reply

141 Greenderella March 24, 2014

Wow, what amazing news! Congratulations to the both of you!! :-D

Reply

142 Sophia March 24, 2014

Congratulations Angela! That is really wonderful news! Get ready for the biggest love of your life. :)
The miracle bowl is just amazing, yum!

Sophia

Reply

143 Jaime March 24, 2014

Congratulations!! Such wonderful news!!

Reply

144 Jessica March 24, 2014

OhSheGrows!! Congratulations! I’m so happy for you and can’t wait to see how your work evolves to make way for your little one. I’m guessing this will be a very well-fed baby and that some delectable pregnancy indulgences are in the works.

Reply

145 Lauren @ sassy molassy March 24, 2014

Ah, congratulations!! It has been so fun to aw so many of the bloggers I have been reading for years get pregnant and have babies. :)

Reply

146 electra March 24, 2014

does eric have a brother!?

Reply

147 The Macadame March 24, 2014

CONGRATULATIONS Ange! You are simply glowing! I absolutely love that photo with the orange – you are so stunning! Being pregnant suits you so well :)
This recipe looks great too!
Anisa – The Macadame. xx
creamstop.com

Reply

148 Danielle March 24, 2014

I’ve been hoping for an announcement like this for years! So happy for you. Congrats!!! Please keep us posted on baby :)

Reply

149 magdalena March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!!! so happy for you :)

Reply

150 Jaime R March 24, 2014

Congratulations! Very exciting news!

Reply

151 Lisa March 24, 2014

Congratulations! You look so happy!

Reply

152 Mandy March 24, 2014

Great news!! Congratulations!!!

Reply

153 Alana March 24, 2014

Angela,

You look radiant.
Thank you for sharing this journey with us in some small way. There is so much love here for your (now growing) family. Congratulations.

~Alana

Reply

154 J March 24, 2014

Awesome news!!!! I just found out this weekend that we are also expecting our first! I’m due November 30 (I think… haven’t seen the doc yet). Looking forward to any updates you might be posting.

What an awesome year for you!!!

Reply

155 Genevieve March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!! Your baby is will be one of the best fed babies in the world :)

Reply

156 Jennifer March 24, 2014

Congratulations to you both!!

Reply

157 Mandy March 24, 2014

SO happy and excited for you!!! Long time reader and LOVER of your recipes.

Reply

158 Sam March 24, 2014

Congrats Angela!!

Reply

159 Sarah L. March 24, 2014

CONGRATULATIONS! What wonderful news…you two will make amazing parents! Can’t wait to try this big bowl of goodness :)

Reply

160 Kathy @ Olives & Garlic March 24, 2014

Congratulations Angela to the both of you. How exciting.

Reply

161 Sarina @ Earthgiven Kitchen March 24, 2014

Congratulations Angela and Eric! Warmest wishes for a healthy, enjoyable pregnancy! I felt great in the second and third trimesters of my pregnancies, no more nausea, I hope you do too! You probably already know about making tea with raw ginger if you still feel nauseated? All the best!

Reply

162 Lauren March 24, 2014

Such exciting news! Congratulations!!! So excited to follow your journey here on your blog!

Reply

163 Ashley B March 24, 2014

Congratulations to both of you. My little girl is 9 months today. It’s been such a wonderful adventure and I wish you the best. I’d also like to thank you for helping me through all of the hard times. My daughter was born with a lot of food allergies and your blog has really helped me through having to change my entire diet while working full time and going to school too. Thanks a million. This salad looks amazing. I can’t wait to try it.

Reply

164 janae @ bring joy March 24, 2014

I have NO idea how you’ve been able to do everything that you have! I’m a zombie the first 14 weeks–all I want to do sleep & all I can eat is crap. It’s very depressing for me, but it sounds like you’ve had a pretty great & eventful first trimester.

Congrats. You have so much to look forward to. Having a child will change your life in so many wonderful/exciting/difficult ways.

ox

Reply

165 Trish March 24, 2014

Congratulations! I am so happy for you and Eric. I have to say that I’ve been waiting for this news from you for a long time. I always thought you both sounded like you were ready to be parents and that you would be great at raising a child (or children!). Can’t wait to make this recipe :-)

Reply

166 jo @ including cake March 24, 2014

Yay happy happy news…an eventful year indeed! Hoping you keep well and loads more good things come your way!

Reply

167 Marie March 24, 2014

huge congratulations to you and Eric! Hope you’ll be sharing some of your pregnancy journey here with your readers!

Reply

168 tracy March 24, 2014

Congratulations!! September 22nd is my birthday. And September is the best month of the whole year! I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE your blog and the new cookbook. Thanks so much for all you do. I tell everyone about your site.

Reply

169 Jo-Anne Smyth March 24, 2014

Congratulations! What exciting news. You have been such an inspiration to me. Your recipes have helped me keep on track with my gluten free meal planning. Your recipes are delicous and I get excited to have my chia pudding in the mornings and my vegetable soups for lunch and all your other amazing recipes.
I saw you on Canada AM and screamed with delight to see you doing so well. That was a very good segment. You were glowing there already ;)

Reply

170 olivia March 24, 2014

Congratulations on your sweet baby-to-be! Knowing how many times I have turned to your blog to become healthier, glowier, and happier, I can only imagine how happy, healthy, and glowy you and your kiddo will be!

Reply

171 Heather March 24, 2014

Congratulations Angela! You look gorgeous pregnant :) We are also due on September 22nd with our second little one. Funnily enough, September 22nd is also the birthday of our oldest (she’ll be two). It’s a good day! (First day of fall)

Reply

172 Ceara @ Ceara's Kitchen March 24, 2014

Congratulations Angela – I could not be more happy for you, your hubby and Sketchie for the new beautiful addition to the “glow” family :) Wishing you a happy, healthy and beautiful pregnancy!! Can’t wait for more pregnancy updates, you are absolutely glowing in your 14 week shoot! <3

Reply

173 Karen March 24, 2014

Angela I am so excited for you! Glowing with the gift from God! :)

Reply

174 Katie March 24, 2014

CONGRATULATIONS!!!! So excited for you two! :) Such wonderful news!

Reply

175 Michelle @ Healthy Recipe Ecstasy March 24, 2014

Congratulations!! That’s so exciting. :) And the bowl of nutrients looks delicious!

Reply

176 Elena Perez March 24, 2014

Angela, congratulations, great news!!! We are also expecting a baby, due September 9th:)
All good changes are coming to you both! Thanks for being sharing with all of us.
Best wishes,
Elena

Reply

177 Sarah March 24, 2014

Congratulations!! I’ve been a follower for years but have never commented. I’m due 8days before you- yay!

Reply

178 Sandra March 24, 2014

Congratulations!! I’ve been following your blog since it’s early days and love the recipes, the photos and your style of writing. Super excited about your cookbook and over the moon happy for you and your growing family! Literally teared up reading this post and we’ve never even met! The blogging world is funny that way :-)

Reply

179 Hailey March 24, 2014

Congratulations Angela! So exciting! It’s so funny, I am due September 11th! Glad to hear you are feeling less nauseated – that is the worst!!

Reply

180 Sondi March 24, 2014

Congratulations on this wonderful news!

Reply

181 Dainey March 24, 2014

Yay, congrats. Due on my bday! So excited for you.

Reply

182 Emma March 24, 2014

Congratulations Angela! So happy for you both!

Can’t wait to try this recipe – I bought your book and have already tried the Luxurious Tomato Basil Pasta which me and my friend loved. Was just on your blog to look for some more smoothie idea for healthier breakfasts.

What great news!

Reply

183 Kelly March 24, 2014

Congratulations!! That’s my hubby’s birthday and his is pretty awesome so there is no doubt in my mind you’re little one is going to be amazing! : )

Reply

184 Tiffany L March 24, 2014

Congrats! So happy for you and Eric (and Sketchie). Wishing you all the best!

Reply

185 Hannah March 24, 2014

Congratulations, you beautiful lady!! So, so, so happy for you xoxo

Reply

186 Xenia March 24, 2014

Angela, as a long-time reader of your blog, I actually squealed out loud when I read this post! Such wonderful news for a Monday, congratulations!!

Reply

187 Robin March 24, 2014

Angie! This is wonderful news. I’ve loved reading your blog over the past few years as I’ve been moving towards a plant-based diet (and used your recipes and story as inspiration). I cannot wait to continue to read your updates as you embark on this exciting new chapter in your life!

Very excited for you and Eric!

Reply

188 Gina March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!

Reply

189 Valerie March 24, 2014

Congratulations! Love your blog and look forward to following your pregnancy!

Reply

190 Bethany :0) March 24, 2014

Congratulations!! What an incredible year for you all! Wishing you so much joy and happiness (and some time for relaxation in the near future)! :0) Thank you for sharing this wonderful news!

Reply

191 Willow @Will Cook For Friends March 24, 2014

Ahhh, congratulations! Grinning from ear-to-ear with excitement for you. I bet you two are going to make the most awesome parents ever! :)

Reply

192 Jenn March 24, 2014

Congratulations! That’s so exciting. :)

Reply

193 Erika March 24, 2014

So exciting! This is the best news I’ve heard all day. Babies are the greatest joy in life and I’m so happy for you and your husband and this new adventure you’re about to embark on. You’re definitely glowing (although you always do) and I wish you all the best in the rest of your pregnancy. Keep us updated!

Reply

194 Laura March 24, 2014

Angela and Eric, I couldn’t be happier for the two of you. I can see all the perfectly made baby food recipes already starting to form another book of recipes! You do look amazing and healthy and if possible, have even more of a glow.

Reply

195 Dru March 24, 2014

Congratulations! Another vegan baby on the way! xo

Reply

196 Lynn March 24, 2014

So excited for you and Eric ….congratulations on your pregnancy. There is nothing like having a child. People can try to explain it to you , but until you have your own you just don’t know:) !!! You are going to make a great mother. You are so far ahead of the game because you are going to be feeding you and your little one such healthy, whole food. What an exciting year you have had so far. All the best and you look amazing….love that little bump:)

Reply

197 Angela March 24, 2014

Congratulations!! So excited for your new adventure!

Reply

198 Simple Green Moms March 24, 2014

CONGRATS! This is so exciting! =) you look gorgeous!!

Reply

199 Stephanie March 24, 2014

Wonderful news! Congratulations!!!

Reply

200 Ingunn March 24, 2014

Wonderful news, I’m so happy to hear this! I’m 15 weeks along right now, so it’ll be extra fun to read your blog this year. :)

I can’t believe you did all that in your first trimester, I was a useless blob for most of it! I can finally eat vegetables again now, but I still have a mushroom aversion too – it sucks, because I usually love mushrooms, both to pick and to eat. Hopefully it’ll be better by the time morel season starts in May.

Reply

201 Jess March 24, 2014

Amazing news, congratulations! I LOVED being pregnant and had a great vegan pregnancy. I have a series of posts on my blog if you’re ever interested too :)

Reply

202 Angelina Brazzale March 24, 2014

Angela,
I’ve just come on board, having stumbled across Oh She Glows a week ago…
So it’s nice to have ‘met’ at such a fortuitous moment for you.
Congratulations on your wonderful news, good luck with your book, and best wishes all round,
Angie

Reply

203 Stephanie March 24, 2014

Yay!! So excited for you! My husband and I just had our first on Oct. 29! Vegan pregnancy and breastfeeding and he is a super healthy baby!

Reply

204 Katie March 24, 2014

OMG I’M SO EXCITED FOR YOU!!!!! CONGRATULATIONS!!!!

My apologies for my over-the-top excitement…lol. I can’t wait to read your baby blog updates now!

Reply

205 michelle March 24, 2014

Congratulations! How exciting, and of course you look amazing!

Reply

206 allaboutfreckles March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!! I’m so so excited for you!

Reply

207 Erin L March 24, 2014

oh my goshhhhhhhhhhh!!!! Congrats to you and Eric! This is so exciting :) :)

Reply

208 Robyn March 24, 2014

Congratulations! That’s wonderful news! Wishing you an easy pregnancy from here on, and a healthy baby.

Reply

209 bianca March 24, 2014

Congratulations. Love your book by the way.

Reply

210 bianca March 24, 2014

Congratulations. Love your book by the way.

Reply

211 Andrea Muzzatti March 24, 2014

SO EXCITING!!!!! CONGRATS!!!!!!!!

Reply

212 Mary March 24, 2014

Congratulations Ang and Eric!! You look amazing and are glowing even more than usual!

Reply

213 sharon March 24, 2014

congratulations!!!

Reply

214 Christine (The Raw Project) March 24, 2014

Wow, congratulations! So excited for you both!

Reply

215 Brynn March 24, 2014

Congratulations! You’re right, everything works out. It sounds like quite the busy, exciting and wonderful year is going to get better!

Reply

216 Sarah S March 24, 2014

Congratulations to both of you! You will be wonderful, glowing parents :) Best of luck to you on this new journey!

Reply

217 Deb Lee March 24, 2014

Congratulations to you both! Really fantastic news!!

Reply

218 Theresa OBrien March 24, 2014

Congratulations!! I am SO thrilled for you! You were the very first blogger I discovered and followed via Green Monster! I immediately fell in love with Oh She Glows and your recipes! I have no doubt you’ll be an incredible mom, you’re already inspiring people around the world! You clearly have so much love to give!! xoxox

Reply

219 Taryn March 24, 2014

Congrats! Congrats! I am sure you will be an AMAZING mom! Selfishly I am thrilled because I have a feeling you will start making foods geared towards little picky eaters. Can’t wait for all the littles in my family to love their every meal!!! Best of Luck with the pregnancy and beyond!

Reply

220 Livvy March 24, 2014

Congratulations, Angela! So excited for you guys! Love your lil bump pix – too cute. You look gorgeous, as always.

Reply

221 Marian March 24, 2014

So happy for you! What a great start to 2014! May it only get better from here.

Reply

222 Shelby March 24, 2014

Congratulations!! How exciting!

Reply

223 Laurie March 24, 2014

Wonderful news!!! You look adorable! I’m with Eric, though, when it comes to mushrooms—-they are gross!!!!!
So happy for you both…..and of course, for Sketchie!

Reply

224 Lizz March 24, 2014

Congratulations! You seem like really sweet people who will make wonderful, caring parents. :)

Reply

225 amanda March 24, 2014

Congratulations to you and Eric – I couldn’t be happier for you!

Reply

226 Anna March 24, 2014

CONGRATULATIONS!! I am so excited for you and Eric. You look gorgeous, love the photos of your belly.

Reply

227 Laura March 24, 2014

Congratulations! What wonderful news!

Reply

228 Diane March 24, 2014

Congratulations! I’m so excited for the both of you (and sketchie) !!

Reply

229 Erica March 24, 2014

Congratulations Angela!!!! That is very exciting news!!

Reply

230 Nicole March 24, 2014

That IS exciting news! Congrats to you and Eric. The littlest OSG family member is so lucky to have such amazing parents. Hope to meet him or her one day. xo

Reply

231 marissa March 24, 2014

Congrats! The way you told your husband is just about the cutest story ever. Love it!

Reply

232 Mandy D March 24, 2014

YAYYY!!! Pretty sure I just emailed you asking you if you were going to have kids soon! That’s so exciting Ang! Congrats and keep posting those awesome baby bump pics! We all love them. Are you two going to find out the sex of the baby? Awwww Sketchie is going to be a big brother, how cute is that?

– Mandy @ MandysHealthyLife.com

PS. thanks for the dill dressing recipe :)

Reply

233 N March 24, 2014

That is wonderful news!
I wish you both the best.
At least you’ll know your baby will have a great start with the good nutrition you will be feeding yourself.
Love your cookbook.
Love your blog.

Reply

234 Jen March 24, 2014

You’re due on my wedding anniversary! Huge congratulations to you and Eric! I’m over the moon happy for you!

Reply

235 Jillian @ Reshape Your Life March 24, 2014

Congratulations! That is so exciting!!

Reply

236 Ninu March 24, 2014

Many many Congratulations to you and Eric, Angela!!

Reply

237 Kathryn March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!!!

Reply

238 Kathy March 24, 2014

Oh my gosh, how exciting! Congratulations! This is definitely my favorite out of all of your posts! I love how you introduced your news – I had no idea what to expect until I saw that adorable onesie picture. “Did you make it? Ummm part of it…” ha!
I hope you continue to feel well. You certainly look amazing!
(And September 22 is a lucky day – one of my kids was born on that day!)
Enjoy the miracle…there’s nothing in the world as amazing as a new baby!

Reply

239 Amanda March 24, 2014

Congratulations, Angela! I’m so happy for you. xoxo

Reply

240 Eline March 24, 2014

OOOOWWW how exciting ! Félicitations !
You look so pretty, you really are glowing. You guys really deserve a healthy baby.
I’m sure you’ll be wonderful parents.

Reply

241 ali janine March 24, 2014

Congrats!!! So happy for you! You look so beautiful and healthy and happy :D

Reply

242 Alaina March 24, 2014

Congratulations Angela!!! :-) So happy for you and Eric.

Reply

243 Pari March 24, 2014

wonderful news! Congratulations!

Reply

244 Emily March 24, 2014

Angela- First off I want to congratulate you and your husband on your baby! It’s been so awesome following you on your experiences, in and put of the kitchen. This will be another exciting thing for us readers to read about. I can only imagine the incredible food your child will be blessed to have everyday. Secondly, I want to thank you for the all the positive words and amazing food/inspiration that has com out of your blog. I’m 24 years old and have been vegan for two years, and I feel that you have practically taught me to cook through your blog. You’ve been the biggest influence on the food I make oin my kitchen. I can’t wait to get my hands on your cookbook as well. I can’t thank you enough!! All the best, Emily

Reply

245 Amanda Martin March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!! What wonderful news! and what a delicious looking salad!

Reply

246 FIONA BROOKS March 24, 2014

that salad looks DELISH!! AHH I WANt to eat it right now!!! :))

FIONA
fionabrookslifestyle.com

Reply

247 Sarah@ Long Legs Healthy Life March 24, 2014

Congrats Angela and Eric! Wonderful news!!!! We’ll have to get all the GTA peeps together and celebrate you and GlowBaby once he/she arrives!

Reply

248 Lulu March 24, 2014

Omg congratulations!!! I don’t know what’s been happening but you are the third person I follow online that became pregnant! I guess Mother Nature has been too busy helping fertility which would explain the terrible weather lately. Anyway, I wish best of health and luck!

Reply

249 kristina March 24, 2014

Congratulations! I’m just about 10 weeks pregnant and I am still dying from the all-day morning sickness. I’m super impressed you can eat veggies! I’m afraid I’ve barely eaten anything healthy since I found out I was pregnant. Oops! Hopefully that will change in my 2nd trimester! ;)

Reply

250 Andrée-Anne March 24, 2014

Congratulation on the exciting news!!! I wish you an easy, happy and healthy pregnancy.

I hope this means you will be posting awesome vegan purees and vegan kids meals ideas really soon. I am starting to be out of ideas!

Reply

251 Jennie March 24, 2014

I think I actually teared up reading this! So excited for you … congratulations to you both!!

PS: That salad looks ridiculously good.

Reply

252 Chelsea March 24, 2014

Congrats to the both of you!!! So exciting!
Love, C

Reply

253 LaceyAnn March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!! I am so happy for the two of you! I have been following your blog for almost 3 years now and I feel like I’ve gotten to know you in a way. You will surely be an amazing and nurturing mother.

Reply

254 Elizabeth Brousson March 24, 2014

Awe! Congrats!! It’s so nice to be done the first trimester isn’t it? I’ve had two myself and was always happy to be into the second trimester :)

Reply

255 Amber March 24, 2014

Congratulations! This is so wonderful, I’m ecstatic for you both xxx

Reply

256 Chatelaine March 24, 2014

Big Huge Congratulations!!! (made the veggie curry this past Friday and it’s so good – adding it to our rotation!)

Reply

257 lillian March 24, 2014

Congrats on the fantastic baby news! That’s a great way to start the new year. The recipe looks so good, by the way. I love all the different components. I can’t wait to make it!

Reply

258 Shanna March 24, 2014

I haven’t stopped by to your blog in awhile (shame on me!) So glad you have gotten your Sketchie diagnosed and treatment started. My animals are my kids so I know exactly how you feel. Congrats on the big news!! I’m sure you and Eric will make great parents. That’s one lucky baby! Looking forward to following the progression of your pregnancy…so happy for you both :)

Reply

259 Julie March 24, 2014

Congratulations!! So very excited for all of you xo

Reply

260 Stephanie March 24, 2014

Congratulations!! I’ve been telling everyone about your book and how much I love it, and have been meaning to tell you, too. So thank you, and congratulations! You look beautiful, and so healthy, a whole new meaning to glow. :)

Reply

261 Leah March 24, 2014

Thrilled for you two!!!!! Congratulations!!!

Reply

262 Debbie March 24, 2014

Congratulations to you both! Babies are awesome; enjoy the journey, they do grow up so quickly.
Love, Love, LOVE your cookbook and blog!
Nana Deb

Reply

263 Ting March 24, 2014

Congratulations Angela! You are such an inspiration to me. I am so excited and happy for you. I hope to have a baby of my own soon, and will read your blog everyday for healthy recipe ideas :o)

Reply

264 Becca March 24, 2014

CONGRATS!! You are going to be an amazing mother, and that is one lucky baby to have you guys as parents! So excited for you!

Reply

265 Lousi March 24, 2014

Congratulations! That’s amazing news! I’m so happy for both you Eric. I truly wish you both all the best on this wonderful journey towards parenthood.

Reply

266 Jennifer March 24, 2014

Oh yay! I have been waiting to hear this happy news for some time now. You and Eric will make terrific parents. Many congrats to your family. And as the caregiver for two large fluffy four-legged friends, I can say they do make very nice sibs for kids :)

Reply

267 LN March 24, 2014

Congratulations!! As a new mom myself, i can tell you it is such an amazing experience! Your next cookbook should totally be about vegan cooking for young ones!! There arent many good ones out there.. I would buy it in a heartbeat!

Reply

268 Nicola March 24, 2014

Huge huge congratulations Angela! So happy for you :)

Reply

269 Kim March 24, 2014

Congratulations! You look so beautiful, and what a lucky kid you’ll have with all the amazing food they’ll get to eat! ;)

Reply

270 Katrina March 24, 2014

YAY!! That’s great news! Congratulations!!!

Reply

271 Kyle March 24, 2014

Congratulations with all my heart!!!

Reply

272 Diane March 24, 2014

Congratulations to you and Eric! What an exciting time for you both!

Reply

273 Terri March 24, 2014

Many congrats!

Reply

274 Kim @ Hungry Healthy Girl March 24, 2014

Congrats! So, so happy for you. You look beautiful and the salad looks delish!!!

Reply

275 gia March 24, 2014

So excited for you! Congratulations!

Reply

276 Ksenija @ With An Open Mind March 24, 2014

Congrats you two, this is so amazing! I wish you all the best and we all cannot wait to meet the little chickpea in September!

Reply

277 Michelle March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!! :)

Reply

278 Ruth March 24, 2014

So exciting!! Thanks for letting us know – and I am hopeful for a smooth, enjoyable pregnancy & delivery.

Reply

279 Miet March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!! Enjoy this oh-so special time. You look radiant!

Reply

280 Amanda @ Once Upon a Recipe March 24, 2014

Congratulations on your wonderful news! That is so exciting! And this salad looks incredible!

Reply

281 Jenni March 24, 2014

September 22 is my brother AND my cousin’s birthday. Good day! By the way, my mom has always told me she had a super aversion to mushrooms when she was pregnant. Apparently there was a Burger King commercial on at the time (gag) promoting a mushroom burger, and my dad would get kicks from coming up behind her and whispering in her ear, “mushroom burger!” Seems a little mean now (hah!) but when I was little I thought that story was hilarious. Congratulations on the baby. You’re going to make excellent parents! I love hearing about a healthy vegan pregnancy, because so many people call it unhealthy. Um, hello, I think chili cheese fries and artificial hormone-laden meat and ice cream are far worse than eating a multivitamin in a bowl. I can’t wait to have a baby one day. You’re an inspiration!

Reply

282 Alexandra March 24, 2014

CONGRATS <3

Reply

283 Andrea March 24, 2014

Ahhhh!!! What fabulous news! I’m so happy for you!

Reply

284 Cloe March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!! How exciting:) Thank you for sharing these wonderful news.

Reply

285 Ally March 24, 2014

YAY! Congratulations! Looking forward to following you on your pregnancy journey!

Reply

286 Brooke Shea March 24, 2014

CONGRATS!!! So excited for the both of you as you start the next chapter! That salad looks amazing!!!

Reply

287 Megan March 24, 2014

This post put a HUGE smile on my face! Congratulations – you are going to be such an amazing mother! I’m TTC myself, and I love hearing about all things pregnancy and motherhood. I hope you’ll share your journey with us!

Reply

288 Lori March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!! I LOVE it when my favorite bloggers have babies! Yay! Wishing you the best!

Reply

289 Charise March 24, 2014

Such Great News!!!!!!!!!!!
That is one very very lucky baby!!!!!
Congratulations!

Reply

290 Sandra Tranmer March 24, 2014

Congratulations to you both and big brother, Sketchie! My little boy was born 12 years ago this coming September, the 21st! So not quite so little now lol. It is a very special time, enjoy it and take good care of yourself :) xx

Reply

291 Nicole V. March 24, 2014

Congratulations to you both, Angela! You look absolutely radiant, I am so incredibly happy for you!! xoxox

Reply

292 DessertForTwo March 24, 2014

Congrats, Angie! This is so exciting :)

Reply

293 Giovanna March 24, 2014

What a wonderful news, I need to read the recipe again, your exciting news blocked every thing else in my brain ja ja, congratulations to you both, you must be glowing double now! Take care of yourselve and enjoy every minute , babies are so special. So happy for you ! A year to remember for sure! All the best!!!

Reply

294 Molly March 24, 2014

I’m so excited for you! Congrats<3

Reply

295 Melissa C March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!! This has been such an exciting year for you! Can’t wait to read more of your pregnancy!

Reply

296 Michelle Maneotis March 24, 2014

Hello! I am so excited for you! I just had a baby on Feb. 13, at age 40. He’s wonderful and thank you for your awesome recipes, you are inspiring to me and my family and to the many I share your recipes with on our Facebook page!

Reply

297 Peggy March 24, 2014

Congratulations!! So exciting!

Reply

298 Lindsay March 24, 2014

Congratulations- what a way to start the New Year!
Would live to hear in a post about any thoughts/ experiences you’ve had being vegan while pregnant. Are you taking any supplements? Is your doctor supportive of your vegan diet?

Reply

299 Allie March 24, 2014

This is incredible! Congratulations to you and Eric AND Sketchie! Your story reminds me a lot of my sister who just moved back home to the states after living in London with her husband for a few years. They moved here, bought a new house (down the street!), started new jobs AND had a baby in a 3 month period. Crazy! But we’re so happy to have a new little one in the family!
Last night she asked if I would make a meal plan + make her meals for her since she’s so busy, but I don’t have any experience with pregnant/nursing mommy nutrition. This recipe sounds perfect though!
Congrats again.. so much love to all 4 of you :)

Reply

300 Kathy March 24, 2014

The universe is filled with blessings!! Congratulations to you and your husband. I can’t wait to see how this affects your recipes…maybe cravings influenced??!! :)

Reply

301 Asa March 24, 2014

Congratulations! A sweet, sweet miracle. I’d love to hear more about your pregnancy and your pregnancy diet :D

Reply

302 Stephanie March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!! What an exciting 2014!

Reply

303 Cami March 24, 2014

Congratulations! I think it’s so awesome that your giving your baby a good start by eating healthy. Best wishes!

Reply

304 Sisley March 24, 2014

CONGRATS! I am so happy for you/so incredibly excited!!

Reply

305 Sarah March 24, 2014

Congratulations on your pregnancy! I am 9 weeks pregnant and have been finding lots of inspiration for nourishing food from your blog. It helps me that you are turned off mushrooms right now…I can’t stand the thought of eating them either (even though I used to love them!).

Reply

306 Jen G March 24, 2014

So happy to hear your news! You look amazing and are glowing more than ever! I’m 13 weeks along now and so excited to follow along with your pregnancy journey with you! After a couple of months of gagging on lettuce this salad bowl looks like the perfect way to get reacquainted! Thanks for the dinner idea. Sending lots of good wishes your way from way up north in Nunavut :)

Reply

307 Victoria March 24, 2014

Congratulations !! I’m so happy for you !

Reply

308 Lynne March 24, 2014

Congratulations! So happy for you both :)

Reply

309 Julia March 24, 2014

Congratulations! I am so thrilled for you both. I would love to read a post on vegan pregnancy nutrition / cravings if you feel inclined :)

Reply

310 Beckie March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!!!! I think the two of you will do great.

Reply

311 Vicky March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!!! SO happy for your good news!

Reply

312 India March 24, 2014

Ekkk!! So exciting. What a cute way to tell your husband too. You will be a great mom!

Your post inspired me to make this salad too. I love so many parts of it! Blessings!

Reply

313 Alex March 24, 2014

Congrats…I have been following your blog for so many years and I am so excited for you. What a whirlwind few months but how exciting too!

Reply

314 Heather March 24, 2014

Congratulations on all your amazing blessings!!!

Reply

315 Cate March 24, 2014

Congratulations!
I’m 17 weeks this week so I know just how you’re feeling. I can’t wait to be pregnant alongside you on your blog!!
Love and best wishes xx

Reply

316 Mary March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!! Your baby bump is SO cute – you look wonderful! :o)

Reply

317 Emilie March 24, 2014

Congratulations!! How exciting! I can’t wait to read more about this beautiful little creature :)

Reply

318 Nora Saxenhuber March 24, 2014

Congratulations! You’ll be a wonderful mum. <3

Reply

319 Erin @ TheGrassSkirt March 24, 2014

Congratulations, Angela! I’m so happy for you, Eric, and Sketchie. It comes as no surprise that you already have that pregnancy glow. I’m due with my second in less than two weeks and know what an exciting time this must be for you. Wishing you a happy and healthy pregnancy!

Reply

320 Em @ Love A Latte March 24, 2014

CONGRATS! I got so excited when I saw the picture on Instagram!!! I’m so happy for you and can’t wait to see all your recipes along the way. I’m due August 12th – it’s just the most amazing thing!!! :)

Reply

321 Marcela March 24, 2014

Congratulations Angela!!! OMG this experience is THE BEST of your life. I have a 20 month old boy, and I’m also pregnant with twins! two baby boys, it will be a fun ride ;D
Hope you share more pregnant friendly recipes.

Reply

322 Wendy Irene March 24, 2014

Oh my gosh!!! I am so, so, so excited for you! Congratulations!!!! :-) You look beautiful and glowing xoxo

Reply

323 Katie March 24, 2014

Been following your blog for years. So thrilled for you!

Reply

324 Christine Gillis March 24, 2014

Wow, that is such amazing news! I have just loved following your blog over the past few years, I love your cookbook and to hear this amazing news is wonderful! You guys will be amazing parents!

Reply

325 Rebecca @ Strength and Sunshine March 24, 2014

:) Congratulations! This is such an amazing exciting time for you <3 XOXO

Reply

326 Phoebe March 24, 2014

Awww, Congratulation!!! I am so happy for you and Eric. This will be a new and exciting journey for all of you. Eric must be very overwhelmed to see how many tests you showed to him. lol.

Congrats!!

Reply

327 Shayna March 24, 2014

CONGRATULATIONS!!! <3

Reply

328 jack green March 24, 2014

Congratz!!! love your posts and love the camera quality!

Reply

329 Keri @ WithlovefromColorado March 24, 2014

Congratulations!! I’m typing this as I watch my 2 month old sleep sweetly :) Being pregnant was one of the most amazing experiences I’ve ever had! Hope it will be the same for you & look forward to reading about your journey here!

Reply

330 Faye March 24, 2014

Congrats!!!

Reply

331 Duffy March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!! I’m so excited to share this journey with you – we have the same due date! I’ve been coming to your blog more recently because since I got pregnant, I have had a huge aversion to meat. So I’ve been finding great alternatives here – much healthier than most of the vegan blogs around. So this is just great news. Congratulations, again. You’re going to be such a rockin’ momma.

Reply

332 Meredith March 24, 2014

So sweet! Congratulations.

Reply

333 Amy L. March 24, 2014

Congrats! Super excited for you and Eric. This will be one healthy little baby!

Reply

334 pamela March 24, 2014

I am so happy for you! You are going to be wonderful parents!! Congratulations!!!

Reply

335 Tyler Murphy March 24, 2014

Ahh congratulations! I am so happy for you! You are going to be an amazing mom <3

Reply

336 Tania Thompson March 24, 2014

Congratulations, Angela!! That is wonderful news and I hope you have a wonderful pregnancy and a “text-book” labour!! You’ve spent years getting your body in to wonderful shape from the inside out and your baby will benefit from this. I’m so very happy for you. Best of luck and remember – sleep now!! ;-)

Reply

337 Barchi March 24, 2014

I usually don’t write comments but this time I have to :) Firstly my congrats to both of you!!!!
It is SO amazing … yesterday I was thinking about your recipes and a thought came to my mind (don’t know exactly why) … “Hmm … I’m wondering when will she have a baby” and today I got an answer :)) How amazing is that. :)
Not related to the subject but you guys have your wedding day at my birthday.

As for your book I’m planning to buy it as soon as I move to Canada … so keep on with your excellent work and don’t forget to enjoy your special time in your life.:)
All the best to all three.

Reply

338 dominique March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!!!! Life is about to become even sweeter.

Reply

339 Lauren March 24, 2014

Congratulations! Amazing news.

I expect that you plan to maintain your vegan lifestyle through pregnancy, is that right? If so – any guidance, advice, or insight you’re willing to share would be so helpful for those of us looking to (immediately or eventually) do the same. :)

Reply

340 Helena March 24, 2014

Congratulations! I’m so happy for you guys and I hope you’ll share your journey. My middle one was born September 22 2010!

Amazing!

Reply

341 Ulli March 24, 2014

OMG, I can’t tell you enough how happy I am for you!!! When I read about what you are going through with Sketchie I sent you some good thoughts and prayers (I have a cat too, and a dog) – I know how hard it is to see someone you love suffer. And I’m pregnant too with my first child, I’m already in the 25th week though. I’m really looking forward to reading about your journey!! Have a great day!! Ulli

Reply

342 Stephanie March 24, 2014

You are so beautiful, the world is lucky to get a mini you :-)

This past weekend I saw your cookbook displayed on a front and center display at Coles, Chapters, AND it’s at Costco (there the pile was clearly selling fast). I get so excited and tell everyone near to buy it!!! I just shipped my best friend her copy and can’t wait to see if she loves it too :)

Congratulations!

Reply

343 Jane Carson March 24, 2014

So happy for you, you’ve got it all going on! Congratulations.
Just bought 2 copies of your book, 1 for me and one for a friend <3 Love it!

Reply

344 Zina March 24, 2014

Wonderful news! Congrats and an easy, breezy light pregnancy!
I had my twins almost 3 yrs ago and they arrived on Sept 19th of 2011! Only advice- get sleep and lots of it!
Love your book! And my kids love the food too!

Reply

345 Jackie C March 24, 2014

Congrats Lovely!!!!! :) You both will be amazing parents!!! Ive been following you for years and I’m just so tickled for this moment for you both! :-D

Reply

346 Emily @ Relishments March 24, 2014

Congratulations Angela! So exciting!

Reply

347 Georgina Collins March 24, 2014

Congrats, Angela! You look beautiful! The salad is amazing too! Wow!

Reply

348 Sarah March 24, 2014

Congratulations on what will undoubtedly be your most spectacular creation yet! <3

Reply

349 Jac March 24, 2014

Congratulations to you both! You are the most gorgeous couple, with the most adorable fur baby (Sketchie) – Im so happy for you that you will now have a beautiful baby as well!

Lots of love from Australia xo

Reply

350 Laura S. March 24, 2014

Congratulations Angela and Eric, what wonderful news!! He/she is going to be the most beautiful baby. I’ll be following every step of your vegan pregnancy as that is what I plan to do when the day comes.

P.S. I think it’s a man thing to detest mushrooms (my hubby thinks they taste like dirt!)

P.P.S. I LOVE the cookbook. We have had the Glo bars twice, made the broccoli/cheeze filling for burritos, and have the Mother Nature Apple Crisp in the fridge. We’re ready for more! :-)

Reply

351 Chasity Dix March 24, 2014

CONGRATULATIONS! I am so happy for you! I’m currently 16 weeks pregnant (due Sept. 5) and am so excited that we’re pregnant at the same time! I know your focus is usually recipes, but I would love to read all about how your pregnancy is going, what you’re eating, how you’re exercising, if you’re craving cheese (I am – no meat, just cheese), etc. I personally love reading other people’s pregnancy updates, so if you do too, you can check out mine. I’ve got a healthy eating/vegan blog of my own :) myhealthychef.net/blog/pregnancy/

Reply

352 Kirsty Petty March 24, 2014

Congratulations to you both!!!!!!! A little vegan family. :)

Reply

353 Mary M. March 24, 2014

So happy to see this!! Congrats to you both!! We have two sweet little boys and its the greatest thing ever. One of which is a pro at “helping” me with your overnight oats recipe! I didn’t see if anyone voted yet…. but can I just start the cheer for “Team BLUE”?!?

Reply

354 Alison March 24, 2014

Congratulations! Wonderful and exciting news.

Reply

355 Danielle March 24, 2014

Congrats!! Best fed baby on the block!

Reply

356 Debbie March 24, 2014

EEEE!!! Congratulations!!! That’s SO exciting! I’ve been following your blog for several years now, and I couldn’t be happier for you both. We’re expecting our first at the end of May :)

On that note, I’ve got a question for you! I’m starting to plan ahead a bit and want to make up some freezer meals that we can easily grab & eat after baby arrives. I know I’ll be way too tired (and busy with baby) to cook, and I want to avoid us having to turn to takeout more than we have to! I’ve already been scouring your cookbook and recipe archives here, but I figured I ask since you probably know what freezes/reheats best… What are some dishes you would recommend for making ahead to freeze/reheat? Any tips on what *doesn’t* freeze well?

Reply

357 Kelli March 24, 2014

Congratulations to you both!

Reply

358 Jenny March 24, 2014

So exciting,,,,congrats!!!! What a beautiful glow!!!

Reply

359 Coco March 24, 2014

Yay!! This is wonderful. I had a feeling..

Reply

360 Luiza March 24, 2014

Congratulations! I knew it! I don’t know why, but a few days ago I tough “She’ll be such a great mom”, and now here you are! Good luck on your jurney, I’m sure you both will be wonderful parents.

Reply

361 Amy March 24, 2014

Congratulations! How exciting!!!!!!!!!!!!!! XD

Reply

362 Sue March 24, 2014

Thanks for sharing your exciting baby news! :”Growing” a baby is one of the most amazing/wonderful joys in life. So happy for you!

Reply

363 Kimberly March 24, 2014

Yay, congrats, it’s an exciting time!

Reply

364 Wendy March 24, 2014

AWESOME! Congratulations you two

Reply

365 Jill March 24, 2014

When I saw you on Canada AM I thought “I think she is pregnant!” and I was right!

Congratulations!! You are going to be an amazing mom!

Reply

366 Hania March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!

Reply

367 Syndie March 24, 2014

Congrats!!! So sweet and special. Very happy for all of you :)

Reply

368 Carly March 24, 2014

CONGRATULATIONS ANGELA!!!

Reply

369 Courtney@ The Fig Tree March 24, 2014

Oh wow! Such exciting, wonderful news! Congrats!!! :) You are a beautiful mama-to-be!

Reply

370 Julia March 24, 2014

Congratulations! Love to you all xx

Reply

371 Robyn B | Modern Day Missus March 24, 2014

Wow, congratulations, what wonderful news. You look amazing. Robyn xx

Reply

372 Claire March 24, 2014

Angela,

After a not-so-good day at school, I came home feeling pretty down in the dumps. I knew that I shouldn’t procrastinate from my homework and check my Pinterest, but against my better judgement, I did it anyway. And boy, am I glad that I did! After reading this post, I was so overjoyed that I actually started to tear up! Thank you so much for making my day infinitely times better.

I’ve been reading your blog for a few months now, and everything you do inspires me. I’m going to show this post to my mom tonight because she still doesn’t really “get” blogging. This is exactly what I need to explain to her that you blog to share your joy with the world, whether it’s through yummy food or happy moments in your life. I truly cannot wait to read about your journey ahead in the months to come. Good luck and congratulations!

P.S. My birthday is Sept. 21. If the timing works out right, I would be so honored to share a birthday with the Liddon baby! :)

Reply

373 Bryn March 24, 2014

Sweet!!! I’m so happy for you guys. You’ll have fun making new friends at the baby groups in town once your little lemon comes :-)

Reply

374 Jill March 24, 2014

I am pregnant too! (and vegan). We are the EXACT same week along! I bought your book the day it came out. I’m a HUUUUGE fan. I’m so excited for you! (and me :)

Reply

375 Jill March 24, 2014

I’m trying to plan the menu for my baby shower in July. I would love to hear what you plan to do for yours, maybe some baby shower recipes :)

Reply

376 Richa March 24, 2014

Congratulations Angela!

Reply

377 Nancy Nicholls March 24, 2014

Congratulations! So many beautiful and exciting adventures for you and your husband and kitty! I bought your book yesterday and have marked with stickies all the recipes I want to do, when I got about 1/4 into it, I realized I want to do them all! Thanks for a great book!

Reply

378 Mel March 24, 2014

Congratulations!! Best wishes on this next chapter in your life :) also love, love, love your cookbook! My 3year old son asked me to make the vegetable curry dish yesterday because it “looks delicious!”

Reply

379 Summer March 24, 2014

Congratulations! You are going to make a great mom! You look beautiful and glowing! So looking forward to seeing all the joyful posts on baby updates!

Reply

380 Jess March 24, 2014

Congrats! That’s great news! I’m excited to hear more about your pregnancy journey!

Reply

381 Kayla March 24, 2014

Wow! Congratulations!

Reply

382 Cara March 24, 2014

So happy for you! Blogs are so funny, aren’t they? I’ve never met you–in all likelihood, I never will–but I feel like I know you because of your wonderful blog, and so your happy news makes me happy. Pregnancy is wonderful and motherhood is even better. Congratulations.

P.S. I am definitely interested in your vegan pregnancy. I was lacto-ovo veggie for mine, but mostly just not very good at eating healthy. So I look forward to watching you with all of your nutritional and cooking knowledge. (Maybe Vegan & Pregnant is your next cookbook ;-) — it’s definitely an under-served market; trust me, I looked.)

Reply

383 Karla March 24, 2014

Beautiful Angela, congratulations!!! This baby is so lucky to have two wonderful parents :) I pray that you and your baby remain healthy!

Reply

384 Emily March 24, 2014

A huuuge congratulations and hug for you and your growing family!
I’ve been following your blog for years and years now and I’m so excited to see where this part of the journey takes you. (:

xoxo
buildyourbliss.wordpress.com

Reply

385 Veganopoulous March 24, 2014

Many congratulations to you all!

Reply

386 Dawn March 24, 2014

CONGRATULATIONS!!! HOW EXCITING!!
You are adorbs.

Blessings ~~ dawn

Reply

387 Alex March 24, 2014

I’m so excited for you and your family! You look beautiful.
I actually really started visiting your site with greater frequency because with this, my second baby, I can’t tolerate meat! Your recipes have quite literally saved me. Thank you!! Looking forward to more posts about this very exciting time!

Reply

388 Jenny O March 24, 2014

Congratulations – all the best to you and your growing family!

Reply

389 Andrea March 24, 2014

Congratulations! So many life changes at once! Oh and the bowl looks delicious as always!

Reply

390 Candice March 24, 2014

Best wishes! That’s so exciting! :)

Reply

391 Deedee March 24, 2014

What wonderful news! CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!! You are beaming both inside and out- just gorgeous! Enjoy every minute of your fantastic journey!!!!!

Reply

392 Cara TaylorSteele March 24, 2014

Congrats!! So happy for you and your sweet family! Your photos are ADORABLE!

Reply

393 Genevieve March 24, 2014

This is such great news! Good things happen to good people. :)

Reply

394 Md March 24, 2014

Congrats! I’m happy for you guys…:))

Reply

395 Kristi March 24, 2014

Angela,

I’m so excited for you and your growing family:) What wonderful news!!!! Congratulations.
I finally got my copy of your cookbook and am already making many of the recipes this week! Yay! Still thinking of Sketchie and praying he’s doing well!

Reply

396 Ana Maria March 24, 2014

Oh my gosh this is such amazing news! I’ve been following your blog for over two years now (I almost never comment) but I just had to say congratulations. And you’re a gorgeous mom!

Reply

397 Judith March 24, 2014

Wonderful news! It will be exciting to follow your” Baby Bump” till September 22! (Hope it’s the 24th, My daughter’s B-Day)

Reply

398 Maria March 24, 2014

Sending lots of congrats and warm wishes to you and your growing family! You are positively glowing :)

Reply

399 Jennifer March 24, 2014

Congratulations! What a super exciting month for you!

Reply

400 Ashley Sara March 24, 2014

Congrats, beautiful!

Reply

401 Christine March 24, 2014

Congratulations! That is super exciting! :)

Reply

402 Sharon Hooks March 24, 2014

Congrats!! You are so blessed! Enjoy every moment of your journey as a mom!

Reply

403 Kari @ bite-sized th March 24, 2014

Ange, I am so incredibly excited and happy for you! When I saw this post title I wondered if this would be the news (I’m a similar age and so many friends are announcing these kinds of exciting news pieces!) and was overjoyed when it was. I love the way you announced it to Eric too :)

I am really over the moon for you both and hope the rest of your pregnancy goes smoothly xox

Reply

404 Debra March 24, 2014

Congratulations!! I am so happy for you and your family. So much happening for you in 2014. Lucky kid to have a mom that can cook like you!

Reply

405 Kerrie March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!! I also have a September baby (who will be 10 this September). They are a true joy and blessing.

Reply

406 Lindsay @ VeganYumminess March 24, 2014

Eeeeeeeee!!!! Congrats, Angela! You’re going to love mommyhood! I’m truly amazed at how much you’ve done in your first trimester. I was pretty much out-of-commission and out of the kitchen for 3 or 4 months. Just looking at pictures of food made me lose my appetite. Kudos to you! ;)

Reply

407 Catherine @ foodiecology March 24, 2014

Congratulations, Angela!
You look absolutely beautiful, and you’re going to have the most well-fed (and compassionate) baby ever! :-)
Pregnancy is crazy (I’m just few weeks behind you), but it’s an amazing ride so far. All the best to you and Eric (& I love how you announced the news to Eric).

Reply

408 Ellie March 24, 2014

Wow, this is such amazing news Angela! So happy for both of you! Wish you the best pregnancy with all that delicious food! All the best :)

Reply

409 Val.R March 24, 2014

Sending big congratulations to you and your Husband, what an exciting year for a baby for you bot!

Reply

410 margaret March 24, 2014

WOW, Congrats, Angela! That’s so exciting! I am so impressed by all that you have going on. Your cookbook is beautiful and I have been enjoying it so much. I am looking forward to hearing about how things go for you with eating vegan while pregnant. So many people out there think its unhealthy to do so, therefore we need more great examples of how it can be done! So that one day when I have a kid I will have good examples to look to. :) Good luck with everything!

Reply

411 Laura March 24, 2014

So happy for you!!! I had my first little one this year and the joy and love just grow and grow!
Being a Mother is the greatest blessing!
The best is yet to come :) yay!!

Reply

412 Angela March 24, 2014

That’s awesome news!
I’m so excited for you guys!

Reply

413 Danielle March 24, 2014

A HUGE congratulations to you and Eric! What exciting news! You have been such a huge influence in my family’s life (food wise) and I am so appreciative of you. My husband pre-ordered your cookbook for me as a birthday gift and I love it! My 4 year old son loves it too. He LOVES looking at all the pictures, especially the dessert section. He turns 4 in two days on the 26th and asked me to bake him the chocolate cake! I’m baking the oil free zucchini muffins for his pre-school class that day. He also loves looking at the hummus and your perfect veggie burger. He just might grow up to be a Vegan chef himself! Thank you for all of your hard work and dedication to us blog readers. I love the baby bump pictures!! You are definitely Glowing!

Reply

414 Melanie March 24, 2014

Oh, what wonderful news! Congratulations! Those are beautiful pictures of you.

Reply

415 Grace Fischer-Schneider March 24, 2014

Congratulations to you and Eric!!

Reply

416 Jessica March 24, 2014

Congratulations!! So happy for you! :)

Reply

417 Mia March 24, 2014

Congratulations!!! Being a mama is the best thing you will ever do. Hands down.

Reply

418 Lesli March 24, 2014

Oh that is so exciting! That little niblets is going to be well loved :) Congratulations!

Reply

419 Carol March 24, 2014

Congratulations to you both, hope the next trimester is a bit kinder to you xxx

Reply

420 Jackie March 24, 2014

So happy for you!!

Reply

421 Sandy March 24, 2014

CONGRATULATIONS!!! Motherhood is sincerely the most amazing thing that can happen to a person. I’m so very happy for you! :)

Reply

422 Sara March 24, 2014

Congratulations! I’m so excited for you.

Reply

423 Shawnna March 24, 2014

Congratulations to you both!!! Wishing you a wonderful 26ish weeks :)

Reply

424 Allison March 24, 2014

YAY! Never knew I could be so happy for someone I have never actually met! Guess us regulars get to know you quite a bit!

Reply

425 Katrina March 24, 2014

Congratulations!

Reply

426 Brittany March 24, 2014

Congratulations on the baby! I am sending healthy and happy vibes your way for your little buba.

Reply

427 Anna Lee March 24, 2014

CONGRATS!! That is such exciting news! Good luck to you and Eric! (:

Reply

428 paperandthepea March 24, 2014

Exciting news indeed! Congrats :)

Reply

429 Katie @ 24 Carrot Life March 24, 2014

Wow, Angela, congratulations! I am so happy for you both and can’t wait to hear more about how things are going throughout the pregnancy (hopefully there will be updates). And…this layer cake? I think it definitely needs to make an appearance so we can all make it to celebrate from near and far for you.

Reply

430 Ashley March 24, 2014

Oh my goodness congratulations! :-) I am so happy for you both!

Reply

431 Heidi Kokborg March 25, 2014

Congratulation!! I am so excited for you and Eric. You truly deserve it. I got so excited I screamed and jumped, and I haven’t even read the recipe yet. I just couldn’t focus. But I am going to read it now because it looks really good! I am just so happy for you. And you look so incredibly happy and beautiful in the pictures. You almost make me cry!

I just want to take a moment to thank you as well. It is because of you that I am a vegan today, and if it hadn’t been for you and your amazing blog I would never have recovered from my eating disorder. You inspire me every single day. Honestly, words can’t describe how grateful and thankful I am to you. But just know that I am very very grateful to you.

Reply

432 Tanja March 25, 2014

Hurray!
I’ve been reading your blog for awhile and always hoped to see this message. All the best!

Reply

433 Jen @ The Well Read Fish March 25, 2014

SO MUCH YAY!

Reply

434 Rochelle March 25, 2014

Congratulations this is wonderful news!!
The nourish and glow bowl looks yum too btw.

Reply

435 crunchycake March 25, 2014

Congratulations!!! Being a mom is, by far, the most wonderful, educational, difficult, human thing I’ve ever done. I’ve learned more about myself in the last three years with my daughters than I have in the 34 that preceded them. Your post made me want to have another baby…and I don’t even enjoy being pregnant. I love the baby part! Best of luck to you and your family.

Reply

436 Johanna March 25, 2014

Oh Angie! I am sooo happy for You!!! You look amazing!

Reply

437 Amy March 25, 2014

This is so weird Angela, I was about to prepare dinner wondering what I could make, thinking I might come in here to get some inspiration and I immediately thought ‘she’s pregnant’. It was the weirdest clearest thought so I came to check just in case and there you are pregnant and all. So weird! Cos i’m definitely not a psychic and well i don’t know you at all. Congratulations, I can’t wait for you to add some baby related vegan posts (like homemade vegan formula please?), I need them!

Reply

438 Pooja March 25, 2014

CONGRATULATIONS!!!! <3 <3 <3 I got goose bumps reading the first part of this post :)

Reply

439 Anne March 25, 2014

Congratulations! Best wishes to you and your new little family!

Reply

440 debbie March 25, 2014

So so excited for both of you. Can’t wait to hear all about the different stages. Congratulation to both of you. Debbie

Reply

441 Amy @ Eat Pray Workout March 25, 2014

This was so lovely to read! Congratulations! x

Reply

442 Gulcan March 25, 2014

I’m almost in tears at the moment. So excited and happy for you! I can’t wait reading stories about your vegan journey through pregnancy. Big hugs from the West of Africa!

Reply

443 Jenn March 25, 2014

Congratulations!! Absolute best wishes and sending lots of love your way!!!

Reply

444 Alexandra March 25, 2014

Congratulations! Such exciting and beautiful news!

Reply

445 Claudia @Breakfast Drama Queen March 25, 2014

Congratulations!!! You look amazing – and I bet you’ll have the healthiest baby in the world! Good luck with everything!

Reply

446 Debbie @ Healthy Running Mom March 25, 2014

Can’t wait to make everything here & in your cookbook! I absolutely LOVE it! I’ve never had a cookbook where I liked EVERYTHING inside! Thank You.
Congrats on your pregnancy! Enjoy every minute! There’s nothing better than being pregnant !!!!!!!

Reply

447 Linda dc March 25, 2014

Welcome to motherhood! Your baby will be super healthy with the wonderful healthy food you eat.You a literally glowing “Oh she glows” is so true now!

Reply

448 Kat D. March 25, 2014

As a long-time reader and fan of this blog, I’ve been waiting to read this news!! ha, ha. ;-) Congrats to you and your hubby. This will certainly be one well-nourished babe in utero!

Reply

449 Amorette March 25, 2014

OMG Congrats!! You guys are so full of love that your child will be blessed to come into your family. Wow. *hugs*!

Reply

450 Olivia March 25, 2014

Enjoy every moment, as someone who will never be able to experience such a marvelous journey, please relish it, it truly is something to not take for granted. Have fun planning and preparing for the little arrival, and I really hope that mushroom thing changes, they’re my fave, lol!!!!

Reply

451 Fran March 25, 2014

I am soooooooooooooo happy for you!!!! Wishing you and Eric all the best!

Reply

452 Nicole March 25, 2014

Congrats!!!

Reply

453 Bonnie March 25, 2014

Congratulations!

Reply

454 Carol Kantor March 25, 2014

Congratulations to you and Eric!! What a unique and beautiful way to tell Eric!!!

Reply

455 Anne Marie March 25, 2014

Ahhh CONGRATULATIONS!!!!! So, so happy for you both! And wow…you are certainly a wonder woman! A new house, a successful cookbook and a growing baby…good thing you eat your greens. :) Congrats again and I can’t wait to follow you on this amazing journey!

Reply

456 Beth March 25, 2014

Wonderful news!!! Congratulations!

Reply

457 abigail March 25, 2014

Congratulations! You’re having a very exciting year!!

Reply

458 Bo March 25, 2014

Congratulations, Angela. Very exciting time for you. Enjoy every moment . You keep me healthy. Cheers.

Reply

459 Amy March 25, 2014

Congratulations to you both!!!

Reply

460 chantal March 25, 2014

Congratulations!
I have been following you for quite some time and happy to see that 2014 will be a wonderful year for you guys!

Reply

461 Sarah March 25, 2014

Congratulations! So exciting. Babies/children are the best ever! You’ll be part of a whole new group, The Mommy club. We welcome you with open arms.

Reply

462 Shell March 25, 2014

Congratulations Angela! What a lucky kid!! Thank you for sharing so much with all of us. The world is a better place for it! Wishing you a happy, healthy, peaceful pregnancy and birth. Shell

Reply

463 Cassandra Teatro March 25, 2014

Congratulations! You will be an amazing mother! So excited for you! And now you’re glowing even more (didn’t think that was possible)! I look forward to your upcoming recipes! We could end up seeing some interesting combinations! Wishing you a healthy, happy year! :)

Reply

464 Katrin March 25, 2014

Amazing! Huuuge congrats to Eric and you! Also, September is an excellent time for your little chickpea’s arrival (my birthday is Sept 20th :-))! You look so happy and beautiful.

Reply

465 Ingrid King March 25, 2014

Congratulations! I’m so happy for you. You look radiant!

Reply

466 Meredith March 25, 2014

Congratulations! I’m so happy for you! :)

Reply

467 Cheryl March 25, 2014

How exciting! So happy for you and your family. Enjoy every moment of this special time!

Reply

468 Ruth March 25, 2014

I can not wait to get your cookbook. I just discovered your cookbook and website via Canada AM.
Good vibes going to Sketchie.

Do you use a particular brand of chickpeas? Hummus Hut in NL would only use one brand and I am unable to find it, last few times I have used canned not so successful. I tried cooking my own but again, I did not think that they were great. Any hints would be great .
Thanks Ruth

Reply

469 Liz March 25, 2014

Congratulations! I have been following your blog for years, although I don’t think I’ve ever commented before. I wish you and your growing family only the best – such wonderful and exciting news.

Reply

470 Lyndsay March 25, 2014

I have been following your blog for years, visiting weekly for inspiration & amazing recipes, and just had to comment after seeing this post! Congratulations! I myself am currently 23 weeks pregnant with my first and have been nourishing this little one with your recipes. I wish you both all the best and can’t wait to follow your updates :)

Reply

471 Ann March 25, 2014

Oooh, congratulations. Such a sweet post! So happy for you and Eric :)

Reply

472 Anya March 25, 2014

Ahhhhhh!!! Congratulations! That is such happy news.

Reply

473 Dreena Burton March 25, 2014

Warm congratulations to you and Eric! Beautiful news, enjoy the remainder of your pregnancy, it gets much better after the first trimester. :D

Reply

474 Kayse March 25, 2014

Congratulations!!! If your baby takes after you at all, it’s going to be just beautiful! So excited to see it progress!
Also, this bowl looks amaaaaaaaazing!!! Absolutely delicious.

Reply

475 Heather March 25, 2014

Congratulations Angela!!! I am so excited for you guys. I have 2 little ones of my own and they bring so much joy, laughter and occasional insanity to my life. This will be one well fed baby! Enjoy the pregnancy and I hope it goes smoothly for you! Congrats to Eric and Sketchie too!

Reply

476 Sarah S. March 25, 2014

OMG Congratulations! What an adorable story, too! I also love how you have the baby-sized fruit in your photo – why don’t more people do that? It’s so clever :D So happy for you both and wish you a very easy pregnancy :D

Reply

477 Haylee March 25, 2014

Warmest best wishes and congratulations to you both on your exciting news. Babies are just the best news and such a joy. I’ve been following your blog for years but never commented… wanted to say now though how much I enjoy your recipes and I love your new cookbook (I bought it through Kindle), my family always love your recipes. You inspire me to be a better, healthier chef and I thank you. Good luck for a safe and happy pregnancy. Take care.

Reply

478 Carmen March 25, 2014

Congratulations, that was fun to read!

Reply

479 Natalie Michael March 25, 2014

Angela

Congratulations! You are a household name in our family. Everytime I make something, “Is this oh she glows?” So, I will announce to everyone today the big news! Seriously, I am so amazed that you kept the news a secret long enough to take four tests, buy a onesie, and wrap it. You must have been about to explode.

Namaste, Natalie

Reply

480 Linda B March 25, 2014

Exciting!!!!!! Congratulations!!!

Reply

481 Suze March 25, 2014

I KNEW IT! The first second u spoke of an additional present! And how u accomplished all you’ve done with first trimester nausea is nothing short of miraculous. CONGRATULATIONS!!!! And ur quite right: it’s one day at a time – and lots of faith and love. In addition to food (and exercise and sleep), our mental and emotional health is tremendously important to accomish our heart’s desires. (It’s why I became a non-denominational minister: to encourage mental and emotional health through spiritual means. What we put/allow into our minds and hearts is very important!) Hugs and brightest blessings. Suze

Reply

482 margaret March 25, 2014

Very EXCITED for you!….I am pregnant with my first and due September 20th! The first trimester I couldn’t stand veggies (a shock to both me and my husband!), now into the second trimester the craving for fresh veggies is back, yea! Can’t wait to give The Nourish + Glow Miracle Bowl a try!

Reply

483 Hannah March 25, 2014

Congratulations! So excited for you!

Reply

484 Noel March 25, 2014

So very very happy for you and Eric!
Huge Congrats – What beautiful parents you will be!!

Reply

485 David Sarnowski March 25, 2014

Congratulations! What a wonderful piece of news. I wish you all the best!

Reply

486 Irene March 25, 2014

What exciting news, congratulations. Enjoy this time so much. Your readers will be excited to see the progress and hear all about it…granted your are still willing to share ;)

Reply

487 Liz March 25, 2014

Holy crappola! I did NOT see that coming. LOL Congrats on your pending addition!! :D SOOO exciting! I can’t wait to hear ALL about your vegan pregnancy.

PS When did you buy a HOUSE?!

Reply

488 Christine March 25, 2014

Congratulations!! You’re going to be such a wonderful mother!! My little one is five months today and I also have a 14-yr old. Being a mom is simply the best! :-)

Reply

489 Alice March 25, 2014

YEA! That is such wonderful and exciting news! Congratulations…Our daughter, Timber, is now 5 and she is just a miracle. Being a parent…there really is no comparison. It ROCKS! I’m so happy for you. Other news…we finally got your book and we love it! Good job. The photography is outstanding. Thank you for all of your heard word, we love it!

Please keep the baby bump pictures coming…I love seeing the belly grow. You glow… :)

Reply

490 Annie March 25, 2014

Congratulations! I’m very happy for your both. What a lucky baby to have such wonderful parents.

Reply

491 Glenda March 25, 2014

Yahhhhh! So happy for you! It really is the best adventure!

Reply

492 Brig March 25, 2014

ok that is the greatest thing every so excited for both of you.. made me cry reading your post over breakfast today…… congrats

Reply

493 Danae March 25, 2014

CONGRATULATIONS! Such great news and love the photos.

Reply

494 sassygirl March 25, 2014

Congratulations! an exciting chapter in your lives has begun. :)

Reply

495 sarjit bansal March 25, 2014

Congratulations !! I’m so happy for you! Enjoy the experience of this amazing miracle!
Wishing you a safe and pleasant pregnancy .

By the way I love your book. I’ve shed 7 lbs using your vegan recipes. Love it! Thankyou and keep up the good work.

Reply

496 Sarah McLaughlin March 25, 2014

Oh my gosh!! That’s so exciting!! Your due date is on my birthday! Sept 22 :)
I’ve been following your blog for a long time! So happy for you guys.

Reply

497 Lisa March 25, 2014

Blessings to you and your new little one. Motherhood is the best gift you will receive. Enjoy every moment.

Reply

498 r.a. March 25, 2014

Congratulations! If you think life was good before, just wait and see what this precious baby will do to make it even better! I am so happy for your family. The best feeling I have ever experienced is the first time I held each of my four children, nothing in the universe can match that.

Reply

499 Cecilia March 25, 2014

CONGRATULATIONS!!!! I am so very excited for you!

Reply

500 Renee Pope-Macedo March 25, 2014

I saw the post on FB that you had some news… I somehow knew it was this!! Sooo incredibly exciting! CONGRATULATIONS!!

Reply

501 Colleen March 25, 2014

Congratulations!!!!! What an exciting year for you.

Reply

502 adlai March 25, 2014

I am so happy for you

Reply

503 Kate March 25, 2014

Wow Angela! I am so happy for you, congratulations. I’ve been reading your blog for a long time, and it’s been amazing to read about your journey. I’m looking forward to hearing more!

Reply

504 Ashley March 25, 2014

Yay! Congrats! I am also pregnant and due in September (the 11th) – looking forward to hearing more about your pregnancy!

Reply

505 Jodi March 25, 2014

AH! Congratulations! What an exciting time for you both. Wish you all the best!!

Reply

506 brittany March 25, 2014

Congratulations! Sending you positive thoughts for a happy and healthy pregnancy! What an amazing time for your family, you have so many wonderful things happening!

Reply

507 Saniel March 25, 2014

Congratulations, can’t wait for pregnancy cravings and other related posts.

Reply

508 irush March 25, 2014

So very exciting! Congratulations!

Reply

509 Emma March 25, 2014

Aaaaah! So happy for you! Big congratulations. This must be the best year ever for you!

Reply

510 Crista March 25, 2014

CONGRATULATIONS! You look gorgeous!! xoxox

Reply

511 Suzanne Wiegand March 25, 2014

Congratulations Angela!! How wonderful! You two will be wonderful, kind parents!

I can’t wait to try this salad looks sooooo yummy! I’m really loving your cookbook too!! Thanks for all the healthy recipes!!

Reply

512 Elena March 25, 2014

Congratulations! Wishing you the best of pregnancies! I had the most exciting time being a whole food vegan and carrying my baby–it was a great pregnancy and a great delivery.

Reply

513 Mary March 25, 2014

I’m happy for you and your hubby. A baby is a great joy and a bumpy ride :) One of life’s great journeys.
I purchased your cookbook and getting ready to make up my grocery list so I can try out some of those terrific looking dishes and healthy dishes.

Reply

514 Sars March 25, 2014

I am so out of my mind excited for you!!

Reply

515 Rose March 25, 2014

Oh how wonderful. Wait until you feel the baby’s movement, it is amazing. I will never forget it. And during my first trimesters I lived on tomatoes, grapefruit and dried seaweed… weird.

Reply

516 susan March 25, 2014

CONGRATULATIONS! I am sooooo very excited for both you and your husband. Tears of joy are running down my face. Getting to know you thru all these recipes and stories I know you will be a fantastic mother and this baby will be a happy and loving child. Both of you are entering a new chapter in your lives…God Bless both of you. Susan.

Reply

517 Anne March 25, 2014

Congratulations!!! So exciting!

Reply

518 Rebecca @ its a nourishing thing March 25, 2014

That is such exciting news! Congratulations!! I can’t wait to hear about your journey!

Reply

519 rags March 25, 2014

Congrats!

Reply

520 Christabel March 25, 2014

SOOO excited for you! I can’t WAIT to see what baby food recipes you cook up!

You will be wonderful parents.

Reply

521 Deonne March 25, 2014

Congratulations!!! What wonderful news!!! You keep making the coolest things!!! ;)

Reply

522 Jennifer Ross March 25, 2014

Congratulations!!! What an amazing feeling!!! <3

Reply

523 Lindsey March 25, 2014

Congrats! So funny….I am 12 weeks pregnant, haven’t stopped vomiting since I found out and told by beau with an almost identical onsie. Here’s to happy, fat vegan babies!!!

Reply

524 Suzanne @RollWithIt March 25, 2014

What wonderful news!!!! Congrats to you all!

Reply

525 Amy Mac March 25, 2014

What wonderful, wonderful news! Congratulations!

Reply

526 Connie March 25, 2014

Aren’t you just the cutest thing ever? Congratulations!

Reply

527 HUnter4086 March 25, 2014

Congratulations. It seems through hard work and focus you have accomplished many important things, and it’s all begun to fit together. Now there is a nice pocket of time for you to enjoy a new stage in life.

I hope you share some of your experiences and tips with a vegan pregnancy. Not that it is so unusual (in fact I think it is ideal!) but as a vegan myself I already anticipate a bit of a struggle over diet with well-meaning loved ones, if I ever become pregnant. I am not personally acquainted with other vegan women, and your blog would be a really helpful source for any information you wish to share.

Thank you for all your delicious recipes – you are still my ‘go-to’ site for food – and best wishes to you and your husband!

Reply

528 Jessica March 25, 2014

Congratulations! I’ve been reading your blog so long that it feels like a friend just told me they’re expecting. Can’t wait to see how you continue to glow!

Reply

529 Anna March 25, 2014

Congratulations! I have a 4 year old boy and 2 year old girl and they are the best things that every happened to our family. We couldn’t imagine life without them. Enjoy the growing belly and the weird cravings.

Reply

530 Bill Madison March 25, 2014

The dish was layed out beautifully.

Reply

531 Chinasa March 25, 2014

Congratulations!!!!!! This is soooo exciting, I’m happy for you both!!!! :D

Reply

532 Amanda March 25, 2014

Congrats Ange and Eric! Such wonderful news for wonderful people.

Reply

533 Tonya H. March 25, 2014

Congratulations!!! :)

Reply

534 Sheridan March 25, 2014

Aw, congratulations!! I’m a long-time reader, but rarely comment. So happy for you!!!

Reply

535 Steph Borutski March 25, 2014

Congratulations Angela and Eric!! Soo happy and excited for you guys!! So much love to you all! xox <3 :D

Reply

536 Mimi March 25, 2014

Super congratulations to you and your husband!!! I love the little lemon picture. Now your “oh she glows” mantra still applies :)

Reply

537 Laura March 25, 2014

Congratulations Angela! I’ve been following your blog for a while now.. I’m very happy for you both! Being pregnant was the most beautiful I’ve ever felt! Does that sound weird? Nothing will prepare you and Eric for when you first see your baby and his little face, it’s an unique moment, a rush of happiness like you’ve never felt will take over your feelings!! Awww, you’re gonna be a great mummy!! It’s not easy raising a vegan kid, I did get (and still do) rude comments on why a child supposedly needs animal protein to grow strong! I always answers that my child does have animal protein because even tough he is 16 months old I still breastfeed, and will do so until he wants. So maybe you can document a bit of your journey on the vegan pregnancy and raising a vegan kid so people will become more conscious that vegan kids are healthy and have everything they need to thrive. Even though we don’t know each other let me know if you have any doubts and want to talk to another veg mummy :) I have some great documentaries I can recommend for you and your hubby to see! All the best to the glowing family!!!

Reply

538 Elke Romer March 25, 2014

Congratulations!! You are a beautiful woman, inside and out, and I wish you and Eric all the very best! xoxo

Reply

539 Lili March 25, 2014

So happy to hear your great news!

Reply

540 The Vegan 8 March 25, 2014

OMG I got chills reading that!! I am SO happy for you both….a child is the greatest gift anybody can ever have. The child is going to be so blessed too because it will be raised vegan as well, haha! My daughter is 2 1/2 and thank God I became vegan right after she was born, so is being raised vegan and I LOVE IT! Congrats again and I love the pics! You already look so happy and are glowing, for real :)

Reply

541 Julie March 25, 2014

Congratulations! You will be a beautiful mother, Angela.

Reply

542 Kathy March 25, 2014

Hi, I’m not sure where the best place to ask about this is…
I made Our Favorite Veggie Burgers just now from the cookbook, and the mixture turned out to be really dry/crumbly. It’s delicious, so I am eating it by the spoonful, but I can’t make it int patties! I think maybe I should have made a ‘flax egg’ mixture but I don’t see that in the recipe instructions. Anyone else have this issue, or did I just mess up??
I have loved everything I’ve made so far from the book – Overnight Oats, Chia Power Doughnuts, Chickpea Salad. Yum! I think I’ll try the Chana Masala next. Thanks for the incredible book!!!

Reply

543 Sarah March 26, 2014

Ground flaxseed is listed under the ingredients but was left out of the directions part of the recipe. We made the burgers just the other day and mixed the 1 tblsp of flax to
3 tblsp of water. They held together nicely. Hope this helps!

Reply

544 Triathlonbabe March 25, 2014

Angela,

First of all, I want to say thank you so much for the most amazing recipe book EVER! I love my book and I’ve started making all sorts of recipes, of course ones I’d already tried over the years of following your blog but it seems so extra special to make them straight from your book. I have several family members that are now following a vegan/vegetarian lifestyle, so I know what to get them as gifts…woohoo! Win-win, I say!

Second….C-O-NG-R-A-T-U-L-A-T-I-O-N-S! What fantastic news for you two! I am so happy for you!

Reply

545 Momstarr March 25, 2014

Hey, I enjoy your blog and finding healthy recipes to try. While we are not vegan we are somewhat GF and dairy free due to allergies. Your blog is where I can find tons of goodies that meet our allergy limitations. I have a question about how to slice an avocado like you did in this post. Pardon my ignorance on how to do this. :>) Thanks.

Reply

546 Kara March 25, 2014

Congratulations!!!! Parenthood is an exciting adventure that is filled with highs, lows, and unexpected surprises. Get ready for the next phase of your lives!

Reply

547 Tess @ Tips on Healthy Living March 25, 2014

Congratulations on your little one! I can’t wait to try this miracle bowl a try. It looks delicious!

Reply

548 Clara Mkc March 25, 2014

Congrats!! You’ll make an awesome mom :)

Reply

549 Fit Missy March 25, 2014

Incredible news! Congratulations!!!

Also delicious looking salad!!

Reply

550 Lydia March 25, 2014

Ahh! I’ve been following you for 2 years and I’m so excited about this! I’m also
amused at how simillar our baby stories are! I’m a month ahead of you (18 weeks today) so I’m with ya! I gave my husband an *early* gift around Christmas, and I’m also juggling school craziness and a move. And I too took about 4-5 pregnancy tests to convince my husband and myself because I’m also neurotic! Congrats on making it to the 2nd trimester and I look forward to going through my journey alongside yours via my favorite blog! I will need all the healthy recipes I can get now that the nausea is over! :)

Reply

551 Heather B March 25, 2014

How wonderful about the new baby! Yay! (And I can’t wait to make that salad tonight, too.)

Reply

552 Jaime Trick March 25, 2014

Angela!

Congratulations! Such excellent news. I can’t wait for all the pregnancy and then baby-inspired recipes. I hope to be pregnant in the near future and I’m really interested to follow your journey of plant-based eating throughout the whole experience.

Best of luck with all your upcoming life changes – moving, reno’s, baby! Whoa…that’s a lot to handle all at once…but somehow I feel you’ll manage quite spectacularly!

Reply

553 Mallory March 25, 2014

Congratulations! After reading your posts for a few years now and going through my own health journey, It’s so great to hear such exciting and wonderful news! You’re looking insanely beautiful. Enjoy it! :)

Reply

554 Rebecca March 25, 2014

Absolutely thrilled for you both! You are a beautiful glowing mama to be!

Reply

555 Elizabeth March 25, 2014

You ACTUALLY are glowing! Congrats!!!!

Reply

556 Heather March 25, 2014

Congratulations! I’m so happy for you! It’s the only time in our lives that we get to assist God in a miracle!

Reply

557 Jen March 25, 2014

Congratulations! I used to visit your blog daily, but I haven’t been in a few months & as I was about to check, I thought to myself: “she’s probably pregnant and I’ve been missing it” and this was the post I came upon!
P.s. I remember that all day sickness well, I also would not wish that on anyone- hope you are starting to feel better !

Reply

558 AGS March 25, 2014

Beautiful news. I took 3 tests with baby #1. . . I think it’s normal if you have any kind of stats background!

Reply

559 Tricia March 25, 2014

Congratulations! You look beautiful!

Reply

560 Marian March 25, 2014

Congratulations!!! That is so exciting! I am also pregnant so I look forward to seeing all of your vegan pregnancy meal ideas!!

Reply

561 Hannah Rae March 25, 2014

Oh my goodness, congratulations! My dance teacher has been pregnant all year and is due in just a few weeks, so now I can switch from following that baby story right into this one! Can’t wait for all the adorable pictures. Also, speaking of, the ones you posted today were gorgeous. You really are glowing!

Reply

562 Jolene (www.everydayfoodie.ca) March 25, 2014

Congratulations Angela!! I’m happy for you two :-)

Reply

563 Wendy March 25, 2014

Such wonderful, blessed news for you two! I am delighted you will be growing in ever more ways.
Advice for morning sickness (even if it lasts all day and night) is ginger. In any form you can get it in you. Even if you just lick a little bit of it. It won’t help you to do lots at a time, just a little. My niece, who had it terribly for her pregnancy, said that the candied ginger I gave her let her eat for the first time, happily, in 4 months. I sent her Gin-Mins from the Ginger People, if I recall correctly.
Enjoy this new phase of your life and take time to rest and be with each other and your preparations as much as you want to. It will be worth it, as your life will change royally throughout this new journey.
Thank you for all you give to us.

Reply

564 Sherry March 25, 2014

Wow – that is such awesome news. Congratulations! Given how much love, energy and passion you pour into your blog, I can only imagine how great you will be at parenthood.

Reply

565 Vivienne March 25, 2014

I am so, so, happy for you and Eric! The both of you will make the best parents ever! As always, you are beautiful and glowing! Congratulations!

Reply

566 Anna March 25, 2014

Congratulations!!!!! … When I was pregnant with my daughter I couldn’t for the life of me eat tomatoes – not raw, not cooked, not strained … no matter how I prepared them, it just wasn’t happening. Being italian, tomatoes are a major player in 99.9% of my meals (I swear its tomatoes that course through my veins!) so this was very, very hard for me to accept … I was very happy to be able to eat them again after my daughter was born although I would soon learn that much to my dismay, my little girl detests tomatoes (even to this day and she’s almost 13) … hope your mushroom aversion is only temporary.

Reply

567 Lucia James March 25, 2014

Hi Angela,

I have been following your blog for the last 12 months and love all of the recipes I’ve tried from it. A very big congratulations on your pregnancy, what an exciting time for you! You look absolutely amazing and I can’t wait to hear more about how you’re doing as your little one grows.

Lucia xx

Reply

568 Jessi March 25, 2014

Yay! Congrats on your big news! So excited for all 2014 has to bring you :)

Reply

569 Anna March 25, 2014

By the way, congratulations on the book …. I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE it .. I’ve followed your blog for years and your book is in one word, incredible … I brought it to work the day after I received it and the gals at work loved it so much they each ordered one for themselves. Made the protein goddess bowl for dinner tonight and it was such a hit with the family (me, hubby and two kids) … Making the tomato-basil pasta tomorrow and the marinated mushrooms are on my counter calling my name … (the little voice inside my head is telling me they won’t last until tomorrow’s dinner) … great job!

Reply

570 Nikki March 25, 2014

Congratulations!!!!!!!!

Reply

571 Svetlana March 25, 2014

Awwww congratulations!!!! :-)

Reply

572 Denise Miller March 25, 2014

Congratulations! So happy to hear the good news! Prayers for a happy and healthy pregnancy and delivery! Tell your hubby congrats too!

Reply

573 Tijana March 25, 2014

OH MY GOODNESSS!!!! So happy for you!! I follow your blog all the time, and I feel like I actually know you…. I know, I sound creepy. Hopefully not too much though. Wish you all the best! :)

Reply

574 Patricia March 25, 2014

Congratulations Angela, I am so very excited for you!! What an exciting way to surprise Eric. I wish you both the best in this experience with hopes that it brings much joy, happiness and wonderful stepping stone in your relationship!! Can’t wait to see and read the blogs of your pregnancy!! It will be one of the most rewarding and special experiences you will have in your lifetime!! Thank you also for creating some of the best recipes and healthy eats for my family and myself. <3 Will be buying your cookbooks soon!

Reply

575 Lindsay @ Truffles of Truth March 25, 2014

Bringing “oh she glows” to a whole new level!!! You make a stunning pregnant woman – you’re glowing already :)

Reply

576 Sandi March 25, 2014

Congratulations. I wish all the best for your growing family.

Reply

577 Natasha March 26, 2014

Congratulations – and welcome to the best journey of your life! You have an amazing ride ahead. It’s all worth it.

Reply

578 Tiffany March 26, 2014

Angela:
Such wonderful news – congratulations to you and your hubby on the little one!

Reply

579 Sarah Stäbler March 26, 2014

Aww, congratulations!! What a sweet way to tell your husband the news. :)

I just turned 33 weeks today. Pregnancy does go by fast…14 weeks seems like ages ago! Enjoy your pregnancy (and I wish you a happy and healthy one!). You look great!

Reply

580 Christine March 26, 2014

Congratulations, Angela, Eric, and Sketchie! May your lives be filled with blessings and contented joy!

Somehow, I missed that you bought a house and have been renovating and preparing to move – fabulous!! Yay for you!!! I did not, however, miss the chickpea salad recipe, it has become a family favorite, one of many favorites from your book!

Reply

581 Amanda March 26, 2014

Congratulations! I’m so happy for your family! I teared up a little when I read the post. I have to admit I’ve had a bit of the baby fever lately and am a little jealous, but in a good way!

Reply

582 Megan March 26, 2014

Wow! What an exciting year for you! I can’t wait to get the cookbook! :)

Reply

583 Ashley March 26, 2014

Congratulations! I’m excited for you!! I have a 5 month old and I’m already feeling like I want to do it again – pregnancy and motherhood truly is the most joyful thing in the whole world!

I’m excited to see how your recipes/food preferences change with pregnancy too- my diet was so WEIRD! I ate wild alaskan salmon and raw goat cheese while pregnant (after being vegan for 10 years!), but as soon as baby was born I couldn’t stand the sight or taste of it again! You’re probably only a couple weeks away from feeling the baby move! Exciting!

Reply

584 Eva March 26, 2014

Congrats – so happy for you. children are such a blessing. Guess from now on it will also be oh she grows ;-)

Reply

585 Jacqueline Dancey March 26, 2014

Absolute heartfelt congratulations!!!!!!! Your news made me break out in a huge smile which I shall carry with me as I go about my day!!!

Reply

586 Cassie March 26, 2014

What beautiful news! So exciting.. congratulations to you guys!

Reply

587 Lisa - Wee Wanders March 26, 2014

Congratulations, such amazing news! This also looks like a bowl full of goodness which I will definitely be trying. :)

Reply

588 Maureen D March 26, 2014

Congratulations to you both! A new baby to fill your hearts to bursting with love and joy!! All the best. P.s. Am loving the new cookbook, so much to try, so little time…I must have patience.

Reply

589 suzanne March 26, 2014

CONGRATULATIONS Angela and Eric!!!! I am soooo happy for you – and what perfect timing after completing this huge accomplishment of the cookbook!!! You will be an amazing mother to be sure…that is one blessed baby :-)
Enjoy your pregnancy …it is a magical time!
(BTW – I was neurotic about the pregnancy tests too–I took 3 and… ended up having triplets! Make sure you get an ultrasound to be sure there are not 4 babies in there ;-)

Reply

590 Courtney March 26, 2014

Oh my gosh, I’m so happy for two reasons! One, because you’re having a baby! Congrats! 2. Because I’m having baby #2 a month before you and was wishing there was a blog from a normal, vegan pregnant lady who could tell me what she’s eating/doing! Selfish, I know, but there is a huge lack of education for pregnant vegans! Congrats, good luck, and invest in an awesome nursing bra!

Reply

591 Karyne March 26, 2014

CONGRATS ANGELA!

I havent been on your site in a while, but was at Costco and saw your COOKBOOK!! so the praise is a little delayed, but just wanted to say CONGRATS on both the BOOK and a BABY! :)

your recipes are amazing and your little one is going to be so lucky!

Reply

592 Allison @ Clean Wellness March 26, 2014

Congratulations! Such wonderful news What an exciting year!

Reply

593 Mara March 26, 2014

Wishing you much pregnancy bliss! I got the goosebumps when I saw the news as I was thinking about you and pregnancy, and low and behold, following day the announcement. Enjoy this new journey into parenthood:-)

Reply

594 Wendy March 26, 2014

Congratulations, Angela! Get ready for a beautiful and wild ride!!! Your heart will expand in ways you didn’t know possible. So happy for you.

Reply

595 Susanne March 26, 2014

Congratulations and all the best wishes!!! I am pregnant too, due on September 18th, so know exactly how excited you must be. Take care and all the best from Germany!

Reply

596 Kira - The Healthable Old Soul March 26, 2014

Your beautiful smile fills the air! You really are an amazing ‘glowing’ person! Sketchie is going to be a good brother!

Reply

597 Cindi Miller March 26, 2014

Congratulations! Wonderful news! Just got back from Steamboat Springs, Colorado. Took a pic of your cookbook at an independent book store. It was turned facing forward to highlight it. How exciting!

Reply

598 char eats greens March 26, 2014

I got goosebumps when I read how you told Eric. Gah!! So happy for you guys! That’s going to be one lucky little baby!! And PS – can I move into the new house with you guys so you can make me yummy sun-dried tomato hummus?? haha

Can’t wait to read all about your pregnancy journey, from one vegan mama to another!!

Reply

599 sonia the mexigarian March 26, 2014

Unbelievably excited for you :) Soooo very happy for you and your little family. Sending lots of love your way!

Reply

600 mick March 26, 2014

Congratulations. I am on my second maternity leave and ate using many of your recipes through both of my pregnancies and years breastfeeding! My toddler (2) and my baby (8 months) love to eat the food I make following your blog. Best wishes for a healthful journey.

Reply

601 Maggie March 26, 2014

Congrats Angela! You’ve had such an amazing start to 2014! Ride that wave all the way to September and beyond :) You’ll love being a Momma, and what a well-fed babe that will be. Can’t wait to follow along.

Reply

602 Angela Stark March 26, 2014

CONGRATULATIONS! what happy wonderful news!

Reply

603 Lisa Martin March 26, 2014

Congratulations!!! I am due with my first on Sept 16th! It’s very exciting isn’t it?!
I love your blog, and baby and I are enjoying your delicious recipes! :-)

Reply

604 zosia March 26, 2014

Congratulations! So happy for you :)

(PS: Did you and Lori from Purelytwins plan this!?!?!?!??! purelytwins.com/2014/03/26/growing/)

Reply

605 Marissa March 26, 2014

I’m newly pregnant too and the am sickness does last all day for me too…I’ve found out that if I eat tiny meals throughout the day, it seems to keep it at bay!

Reply

606 Jill March 26, 2014

Congratulations Angela!!! You look beautiful! Take time to enjoy every moment of pregnancy because it goes by sooo fast! Our little one will be 5 months old this Saturday and I can’t believe it :-)

Reply

607 Rose March 26, 2014

Yeah!! Congratulations! What a beautiful family the four of you will be. .. ;) And congrats on your new cookbook. God is definitely shining on you in 2014. .. and always.

Reply

608 Pixie @ Cheerfully Vegan March 26, 2014

Congratulations! So, now people really can say “Oh, she glows!” :D (And I’m probably the 500th to say that, since there are 600 comments and I didn’t bother to read more than 4. lol)

Reply

609 Kristin March 26, 2014

Wow… Congratulations to you and Eric! I am a recent follower of your blog and have become quite obsessed with all the wonderful recipes on the blog and in your cookbook, which I have been carrying around with me, sharing recipes with friends. I can’t wait to follow along on this amazing journey. This is an incredibly special time, yet the best is yet to come!

Reply

610 Purelytwins March 26, 2014

Angela, congrats!!!!!!!! So happy for you!!
yay for September babies!! excited to enjoy this special journey with you :)
xo
Lori

Reply

611 Kristina March 26, 2014

This makes me tear up – all my biggest congratulations to you both! You are in for an adventure like no other and a love that takes over your hearts. Completely and forever. CANNOT wait to follow you on your journey :)

/Kristina from Sweden.

Reply

612 Jessica March 26, 2014

Millions of congratulations to you both! And, I am just loving your book… I don’t have any vegans/vegetarian friends around me and your book is so inspiring and beautiful… I feel like you’re my invisible friend or something, lol:)

Reply

613 Lauren (@PoweredbyPB) March 26, 2014

Congrats to you both!

Reply

614 Dutchgirlsam March 26, 2014

Whooohoooooo! This is great, delightfull news! Congratulations :)
I’m pregnant too, 22 weeks now. Isn’t it the most wonderfull feeling?
In a few weeks you will feel the baby move, something to look foreward to!
2nd trimester really ís better, so hang in there!

Reply

615 Katelyn March 26, 2014

What amazing news! Becoming a mother to my daughter Iris has been unreal.
You look so beautiful. The second trimester is always better for not feeling sick:)

Reply

616 Deann March 26, 2014

Congrats! Very exciting. I can’t wait for mom & baby recipes.

Reply

617 Carolina March 26, 2014

I cried! I feel like a longtime friend just told me really exciting news :) <3
So happy for you!!!

Reply

618 michelle s March 26, 2014

You have never had more of a glow!!!! congrats!

Reply

619 Rosanna March 26, 2014

After so many beautiful wishes, I don’t have anything left to say except that you have worked very hard on every thing you do! Good luck on your new home, your new book.. and so excited for both of you! Thank for sharing great recipes all the time!

Reply

620 Rayca March 26, 2014

You are so beautiful. Inside. And. Out. –Thanks for all your great recipes. Good luck on your new ventures and your sweet little one. Sketchie’s gonna have some fun with his new sibling.

Reply

621 anne March 26, 2014

What a wonderful post!!! Many congrats and best wishes for a joyous pregnancy!

Reply

622 Olya March 26, 2014

That made me break into tears! Congratulations for both of you, I know you will make loving and fun parents! We were just talking with hubby how wonderful it would be to have a baby and how much love we would shower the baby with. We still have decided to wait for a couple more years, but this makes me even more excited to follow your story, to see your beautiful baby born and grow. Blessings to you and your family!

Reply

623 Lauren March 26, 2014

Congratulations! I am so excited to hear this news because I just found out I am pregnant too and was panicking about finding plenty of protein and vitamin rich foods during my pregnancy. Now I know I can just continue to follow you and see what great recipes are coming out of your baby-growing kitchen. Lead the way vegan mama.

Reply

624 Melissa March 26, 2014

I was just going to say the exact same thing, Lauren! I just found out two weeks ago and I am so happy to have Oh She Glows for guidance!

Angela, so happy for you guys! That is one lucky baby to have such kind, beautiful, loving parents (and big brother).

Reply

625 Natalie March 26, 2014

WOW congrats Ange!!!! I remember following you from almost the very beginning (ie. 4-5 years ago and when the number of comments was about 100 :P) and look how far you’ve come! From your TO DIE FOR Glo bars (which I noticed the recipe for is in your new cookbook – Ah-ma-zing <3), to the Oakville Farmer's Market, to moving so many times, releasing a cookbook and now having a baby!!! You are such an inspiration and I know that this is only begins a new and wonderful chapter in your life. I can only wish you and your family the very very best! :)

Sending you all my love and best wishes,

Natalie :)

Reply

626 stephanie March 26, 2014

Congratulations! So exciting and happy to welcome another Vegan Mommy to the world!! Sending all 4 of you love, energy, and joy!

Reply

627 brit March 26, 2014

so cute, little baby orange. congrats and all the best angela!

Reply

628 Sarah March 26, 2014

What wonderful news! I read your blog all the time but this is the first time I’ve ever commented; mostly because I can relate! I too recently found out I’m expecting and have just entered my 4th month….very cute way to tell your hubby! I was not as creative and was more in shock! We’re very happy though as obviously you are too! Congrats! I’ll look forward to many more baby/mamma yumminess!

Reply

629 Katie @ Produce on Parade March 26, 2014

Ahhhh! Congratulations to the both of you. I delighted in reading your surprise, so sweet! That is definitely a wild start to 2014, hopefully it will settle down! But so many exciting things. So truly happy for you both :D

Reply

630 Mae March 26, 2014

Congratulations! I’m so happy for you!

Reply

631 Katherine March 26, 2014

Congratulations – so very, very exciting!! Lucky baby has picked great parents.

Reply

632 Kate March 26, 2014

I don’t post often, but I love your blog… Congratulations!!!

Reply

633 Liesl March 26, 2014

How exciting! Congrats!! I was wondering when this would be news on your blog. :) Just had a feeling.

Reply

634 Alex @ Kenzie Life March 26, 2014

Aww congratulations Angela! I’m so excited for you and Eric and can’t wait to hear more about your journey the next few months!

Reply

635 Vanessa March 27, 2014

Congratulations to you and Eric! You’re “glowing!”

Reply

636 Sarah March 27, 2014

Congratulations! Such an exciting time for you!! And I couldn’t believe your due date, my fourth was born on 22nd september which also happens to be my mum and dad’s wedding anniversary! Great recipe too, do you know if it is possible to get your book in the UK?

Reply

637 Mary C March 27, 2014

Congratulations! This is very exciting. I wish you all the best!

Reply

638 Michelle March 27, 2014

Congrats! I am so excited to hear the upcoming pregnancy updates! My birthday is September 20th, I approve the the due date, lol. I enjoy having my birthday on the fall equinox.

Reply

639 Kailee Larson March 27, 2014

Congrats!!!!

Reply

640 Shan March 27, 2014

OMG. Congratulations! So happy for you.

Reply

641 Robin March 27, 2014

Congratulations!

Reply

642 Jill March 27, 2014

Such great news…congratulations!!!

Reply

643 Tracy@myfitfocusedlife March 27, 2014

This salad looks amazing! I love everything you’ve included there. Congrats on the new addition!

Reply

644 Valerie Halston March 27, 2014

I, too, in my excitement could not even read the entire post since I’m so happy for you and your husband!! You are going to be an excellent mom!! This baby is so lucky! Congratulations, Angela!!

Reply

645 Barbara March 27, 2014

Much love and best wishes as you grow this little one from scratch. I know that you will be wonderful parents.

Reply

646 Lina March 27, 2014

What an exciting year its going to be !!! Congratulations, Angela and Eric! :) Enjoy Each moment, because time truly does fly when you are having fun!

Reply

647 Pat Herriott March 27, 2014

Many congratulations, Angela and Eric. What a year you are having!! Hope all goes well with you all!

Reply

648 Deb March 27, 2014

Congratulations on such wonderful news!!

Reply

649 Marina March 27, 2014

Congratulations, Angela! That is wonderful news. And, a wonderful looking salad. :)

Reply

650 Amber St. Peter March 27, 2014

CONGRATS lady! I wish you & Eric all the best in your great new adventures. Oh, and the salad looks phenom, too!!

Reply

651 Natalie March 27, 2014

Congratulations!!! Such a lovely news. Lots of exciting times ahead :) In a couple of years time you might be making some yummy toddler/ kids meals ideas, that would be great ;-)
Hope your pregnancy goes well, enjoy every moment. Nothing more beautiful than having a baby.

Reply

652 Jocelyn March 27, 2014

Congrats!! We are due just a few weeks before you guys with our first baby as well! (Not to mention we got married the same month as you and Eric!) .. Kind of fun to have those similarities. :-) I am hoping and praying when baby comes, you have lots of wonderful homemade baby food ideas to post! I’m sure I would try all of them… Also, your cookbook is fantastic — I have already made a TON of the recipes and have loved them all. My favorite cookbook ever!

Reply

653 Jacquelynn March 27, 2014

Congratulations!!!! Oh how exciting! Can’t wait to read your pregnancy updates and cravings :)

Reply

654 Sarie March 27, 2014

Congratulations! So exciting!! Have you been reading any good books about vegan pregnancy? Enjoy the second trimester! If you only you could bottle that 2nd trimester energy and save it for later. :-)

Reply

655 Jennifer March 27, 2014

Congratulations!! Such happy news!

Reply

656 MJ March 27, 2014

Congratulations! That is fantastic news. You and Eric are going to be wonderful parents.

Reply

657 Andrea March 27, 2014

Congratulations! You are going to have so much fun :)

Reply

658 Nicole of Raspberry Stethoscope March 27, 2014

OMG, Congratulations!!!! I am so happy for you and I really hope you do pregnancy updates.
I am also pregnant, but in my 9th week–due Nov 3!

Also, I had no idea that your cat has cancer:( Three years ago, our beautiful 3 year old Maine Coon was diagnosed with gastric lymphoma. It was the saddest time ever. He lived a few months later and then he made the decision for us to let him go to sleep peacefully. Since that time, we have two new cats who mean the world to us, but we will never forget Max.

Reply

659 Jen March 27, 2014

Congratulations!!

Reply

660 Jennifer March 27, 2014

Congratulations! I really enjoy your blog and recipes! I am 18 weeks pregnant and looking forward to reading about your experience (for some vegan mama support) as well as nutritious yummy recipes.

Reply

661 tamara March 27, 2014

Congratulations!! Wonderful news. : )

Reply

662 K. March 27, 2014

Ironically, I found out the night that I read this blog post that I was pregnant (still super early, but fingers crossed it sticks!)

I’m actually a little weepy right now (for like the millionth time in the last few days) that I will have your blog as a guide. I am mostly vegan, and was a little stressed about if I could maintain my eating habits while pregnant. I’m so happy that I will now have this blog as a guide!

So congratulations! and kudos for keeping it a secret to surprise Eric with. I was freaking out a bit too much to play it cool and keep it under wraps from my husband : )

Reply

663 mary March 27, 2014

congratulations! happy for you and your husband!

Reply

664 Tracey Grimes March 27, 2014

congratulations!!!!! how exciting.

Reply

665 Victoria March 27, 2014

You’re adorable. Congrats!! I have been using your book like crazy this week! I am curious, was your hubby a vegetarian/vegan too or did he convert when you did??

Reply

666 Tatomme @ FreshPotater March 27, 2014

Ahh so so so exciting!!! You look absolutely beautiful!!

Reply

667 Caroline March 27, 2014

Angie, what kind of apples are you buying these days? I was on a honeycrisp kick but now my local market isn’t selling them. I found them at another store but they were more expensive than all other brands! I’ve switched to fuji recently, but I’m looking for a sweet and crunchy snacking apple -something that’s a pairs perfectly with peanut butter! What do you recommend?

Reply

668 NuriaDM March 28, 2014

I want that salad!! Delicious!!

Reply

669 Lana March 28, 2014

Congratulations!!! Such lovely news :) xxxx

Reply

670 Michelle March 28, 2014

Congratulations! You are definitely glowing!

Reply

671 Molly Rammel March 28, 2014

Congratulations! So excited to see mommy posts!

Reply

672 Miachel | spiced curiosity March 28, 2014

Congratulations! What beautiful news. :D

Reply

673 Caley March 28, 2014

Congrats Angela and Eric! We had our first last summer and it has been an incredible 8 months! Savour every minute of it because it goes by in the blink of an eye (although it might not feel like it when you’re weeks/days away from your EDD and can’t wait to meet the little bean)! I have been on/off again vegan/vegetarian/omnivore for years and am finding that becoming a Mum has really caused me to reconnect with wanting to live a vegan lifestyle, and am taking the steps to add MORE plant-based goodness into my home and life. I can’t wait to see how the blog evolves with the introduction of baby!

Reply

674 Vegyogini March 28, 2014

Clearly, I am far, far behind in my reader! CONGRATULATIONS! You and Eric will be magnificent parents and I’m thrilled for your growing family. xoxo

Reply

675 Tiffany March 28, 2014

Congratulations!!! I’m very happy for you and Eric, you will be wonderful parents!

Reply

676 Laura March 28, 2014

Aaaaah congratulations! What wonderful, exciting news!

Reply

677 Zoe@loseweightandgainhealth March 28, 2014

Congratulations on the baby and congratulations on the cook book being in the NY Times bestseller list. Amazing. You look really healthy – truly glowing :-)

Reply

678 Alex March 28, 2014

hello! long-time reader but not commenter here and I just wanted to say CONGRATS!!
Your due dates my b-day, so it is an extraordinarily special day even more so now :D
I wish you a healthy journey leading up to your due date!

Reply

679 Milena March 28, 2014

Congrats Angela!!! All the very best! You are such an inspiration and a great cheer leader. Thank you for all the fantastic food you create. This baby is one lucky mamma! tight hugs, Milena

Reply

680 Carole March 28, 2014

Congratulations Angela. I’m certain that you and Eric will make wonderful parents.

Reply

681 Tian March 29, 2014

you’re beautiful!

Reply

682 Amanda March 29, 2014

Congratulations on the exciting news! I cried tears of joy and I don’t even know you, but I LOVE babies! I wanted to ask where you buy your produce. It always looks so fresh and good. I have a hard time finding good produce in the winter. I realize you live in Canada, and I in the US, but still…..any insight would be most helpful!

Amanda

Reply

683 Janean March 29, 2014

Congratulations! I am so happy for you! I am a wife and mother of 2 little ones, a 4 year old boy and a 7 month old girl. Although I am not a vegan, you have really inspired me with your delicious recipes. My son loves to help me in the kitchen and one of our favorite things to whip up together is the avocado sauce over pasta. We have your new cookbook and are so excited to try many of the recipes! Your baby is lucky to have such mamma who makes such healthy, delicious meals! Congrats to you and your hubby!

Reply

684 Catherine March 29, 2014

AHHHH so excited for you guys! you’re going to be wonderful mother Angela!! xoxo

Reply

685 Lisa March 29, 2014

Oh gosh just saw this! You will be a wonderful mama. You have had lots of events lately!
Im looooving your cookbook. I hope you give us baby updates.

Reply

686 Beth March 29, 2014

I made this bowl today and everything that goes with it for lunch for my mom, aunt and uncle. I doubled the chickpea salad and quadrupled everything else. Everyone loved it, and there’s hardly any left!

Reply

687 Ida March 30, 2014

Hi Angela,
Congratulations on your wonderful news! I am an avid reader of your blog. I became vegetarian about a year ago and vegan in the last 6months. You have helped me open my eyes to many wonderful recipes. I was wondering if you are going to keep up your vegan lifestyle during the pregnancy. I find that very frustrating sometimes. My family and friends always have something to say about my food choices. I am constantly reading material and books about the health benefits of maintaining a vegan lifestyle in today’s world. I recommend and recite some of the astonishing things i have learned and yet no one ever believes me or is even interested in giving some of these books a read. I was wondering how your family and friends are accepting your decision to have a vegan pregnancy??

Reply

688 Kayla March 30, 2014

This is my first post ever on your blog! I just wanna say I am a huge fan of your blog and life style, it always makes me smile when I read a post! This blog post of yours, this one is very special:) I am so happy for your wee one to be! I am a mother as well and I have to say it is a spectacular feeling! My daughter is Willow, she is one, and is just like me! She is my world! Good luck with everything!

Reply

689 Karen Barone March 30, 2014

Congratulations! I dont even know you, LOL! but, I can tell from following your blog these past months that you will be a great mama :~) so happy for you and your hubby.

also, I love this salad dressing with cashews (it reminds me of the “vegan sour cream” recipe) deliciousness! I used dried dill-weed and added more than 1/4 cup of cashews for a bit thicker dressing. came out great.
I loved the hummus as well. I added some “mild chili tabasco sauce” that I have used in the past for regular hummus. The flavor may sound strange with the sun-dried tomato’s, but I think it tastes great.

Reply

690 Olivia @ Liv Lives Life March 30, 2014

Awww yay!!! Congratulations!!

Reply

691 sat March 30, 2014

Congratulations to both of you

Reply

692 Joanna March 30, 2014

Congratulations! how exciting for you both!

Reply

693 Tracy March 31, 2014

Congratulations! Such exciting news.:)

Reply

694 laura March 31, 2014

Congrats on your wonderful news! I’m delighted to hear another vegan baby will be coming earthside in September. I’m a HypnoBirthing practitioner and doula. I love all thing birth. Hope you’ve found a great midwife to support you.

Reply

695 anne-marie March 31, 2014

Congratulations and I am sure baby is loving this deliciously healthy meal =)

Reply

696 Adriana Perciballi March 31, 2014

Congratulations Angela and of course Eric too!! What wonderful news! Here’s to many more wonderful memories during your journey through pregnancy and exciting blog post! I’m sure once baby Oh She Glows is here there will be many new vegan recipes for baby too!! Your adorable kitty cat will have a new play mate down the road of course : )

Reply

697 Rachel Amanda March 31, 2014

Congrats! That’s so exciting!

Reply

698 pamcakes April 1, 2014

OVERJOYED! Your good news has just made my day! Hold on to your hat this is going to be the greatest year of life so far.

Reply

699 Jeannette April 2, 2014

Hmm…I made the lemon dill dressing last night and had it in the fridge all night but it’s still super runny. Not sure what I did wrong. Tastes delicious though!

Reply

700 Necole April 2, 2014

Congratulations!! I hope you enjoy every minute of the the pregnancy journey, it’s amazing.

Reply

701 Reba Graham April 2, 2014

Oh I am so HAPPY for you!!!! My baby boy (well he’s 22 LOL! but he will always be my baby) was born on September 20 hope you have he or she on that day.. I love the pictures you are so beautiful!!!
P.S. I LOVE YOUR BLOG!! You inspired me to go Vegan!! I look forward every morning to reading your posts! Please keep the wonderful recipes coming!

Reply

702 Monica M April 3, 2014

Congrats!i hope the best for you all:)

Reply

703 kimmythevegan April 3, 2014

Wow congratulations Angela! You and Eric must be so excited =) And a September baby is just great. I can’t wait to see your pregnancy pictures along the way.

This bowl looks delicious!!!

Reply

704 Nicole P April 4, 2014

Angela,

I’m so happy for you and the little one (and all of your success)!! Now that you are in baby mode I have an important question for you! As huge influence in my life for over a year, I trust your advice. After breastfeeding for a year, what should I give her in place of milk – almond, rice milk…? As vegans (with a ton of allergies too) I want to make sure she is getting all of her nutrients. What would you recommend?

Reply

705 Tanya Kern April 4, 2014

I’ve been super busy lately and just been catching up on your website today! What great news! Congrads to you and Eric, that is so awesome, you truly will be amazing parents, much Love Tanya :)

Reply

706 Geosomin April 4, 2014

Congratulations! :) so happy for you both. The news has me grinning from ear to ear.
Oh, and the hummus is delicious too-thanks :)

Reply

707 Lisa April 5, 2014

Oh my gosh, how exciting!!! I’m so incredibly happy for you!! I’m also pregnant with my first (expecting Oct 24), and my husband and I are so thrilled!! The pregnancy hormones are seriously no joke — week 6 hit me so hard! Finally at 11 weeks I’m starting to feel a bit better… but for 3 weeks I hated vegetables and oatmeal, both of which I ate all the time before getting pregnant! I’m so happy for you both, and it will be so fun to share in your journey along the way. Congrats again!! :)

Reply

708 Kathleen April 5, 2014

Congratulations! What wonderful news to share, indeed! I’m so happy for you and your husband (Sketchie, too!)

Reply

709 Cristy April 5, 2014

CONGRATULATIONS!!! Amazing news – so excited for you!

Reply

710 Julie April 5, 2014

Congratulations! I had a baby this past September, it’s a great time of year to have a baby. :) Enjoy this special time, it flies by so fast!

Reply

711 Jasmin April 6, 2014

Congrats Angela! My birthday is also on the 22nd of September :) Just try not to work your self so hard girlie!

Reply

712 Kelly April 7, 2014

I’ve been reading your blog for years now and was hoping you all would start a family! I’m excited to see how your blog will grow with your own pregnancy cravings and how you will nourish your little one. I’m due with my second child on September 15th, so it will be fun to follow along and know you’re going through similar stages! Best of luck and love to you and your husband!

Reply

713 Ali D April 7, 2014

I just found out I’m preggers this past weekend, and your blog was the first one I ran to for healthy recipes…then I found out you’re preggers too….how wonderful!! Congratulations!!!

(I just bought your cookbook last week. I was displayed with other vegan cookbooks at the front of a small indie bookstore in downtown Frederick, MD named Curious Iguana. I was so excited to see it, I snatched it right up!)

Reply

714 Angela (Oh She Glows) April 7, 2014

Congrats to you too Ali! How wonderful :)

Reply

715 ck1Oz April 8, 2014

Congratulations on the pregnancy. May it go well and fill you with happiness. Happy decorating as well.

I don’t usually comment but use your recipes every week for my hubby. Who is a vegan and thank goodness you like desserts. Because otherwise I would be sunk.

Reply

716 Jessica @ Jessiker Bakes April 8, 2014

Congratulations! So happy for you! Also, this bowl looks great!

Reply

717 Phoebe Lapine April 12, 2014

Congratulations!!
And this meal looks incredible – I love all the colors!

Reply

718 PinaColada April 12, 2014

Congratulations Angela!!! So happy for you, what joyous news!! :D

Reply

719 Darla April 12, 2014

Congratulations and many blessings!

Reply

720 Kathy April 12, 2014

Congratulations! How exciting for you both!

Reply

721 Hans Chaplin April 13, 2014

Hi Angela,
Congratulations. Two weeks ago my wife becky informed me that she’s pregant we are so happy however since we are vegan a lot of people tell us to eat animal protein again because it would be risky for the baby. Do you have any tipps or books to backup our plan for a vegan baby?

Reply

722 Angela (Oh She Glows) April 14, 2014

Hi Hans, Congrats! The only book I’ve read on vegan pregnancy is the Vegan Pregnancy Survival Guide – it’s a quick read but filled with info on nutrition. Hope this helps! http://www.amazon.com/Vegan-Pregnancy-Survival-Sayward-Rebhal/dp/0980144035

Reply

723 anneliese April 15, 2014

I have been patiently waiting for this announcement for years! Congratulations!

Reply

724 N2 April 16, 2014

Congratulations! I’m a little late to catch up, but how exciting! I already love LOVE your blog, but I have a feeling I will love it extra now because I am also vegan and pregnant! 32 weeks. I look forward to your recipes. Baby food recipes?? :) Thank you for continuing to show the world that being vegan means being strong and healthy! Congrats again. Xx

Reply

725 Tiff @ Love Sweat & Beers April 17, 2014

Blinded by the glow! ;) Sooooo happy for you two!!!

Reply

726 Noelle (@singerinkitchen) April 18, 2014

I’m a WHOLE month behind on your news lady! Congrats!!! So excited for you!!! And congrats on your book making NYT best seller. May the Lord continue blessing you abundantly.

Reply

727 Belén Morales Ferrer April 18, 2014

Read this post made me so happy!! In the last pictures you look so so beautiful I can’t even describe it! This nourishing bowl it’s perfect for your lemon sized little one and I’m sure that he/she can’t be happier for the amazing mom he/she has!! :)

Reply

728 Jules April 21, 2014

Yippee! Many, many congratulations to you all! I’ve been so busy recently that I’ve only just caught up on your life changing news! Not to mention all the scrummy recipes that I’ve been missing. You due date is also the birth date of my son, a very auspicious date as far as I’m concerned. He’ll be 9 this year and you’ll be in my thoughts on his birthday. What a wonderful family to be born into – such a healthy, happy, funny and gifted one. You, along with mynewroots, greenkitchenstories et al, have been slowly changing the eating habits of my family for the better. I’m so very grateful to you xxx

Reply

729 Daniella April 21, 2014

A belated congrats!!! How exciting!

Reply

730 Holly April 24, 2014

So excited! You’re such a darling inspiration to me, thank you for everything you are xx

Reply

731 Steph @ Steph Cook Wellness April 29, 2014

Yum! I can’t wait to make this dressing…and I have all the ingredients on hand. Congrats to you and your growing family! Xo

Reply

732 Jennifer B May 2, 2014

Congratulations Angela & Eric! I’ve been following your blog for 2 years now and have recently received your cookbook as a birthday present. (It’s been an “Oh She Glows” menu only for the last 3 weeks in our household – scrumptious!) You can tell by your recipes that you are a beautiful and loving person. You deserve this joy and your little one will have the most delicious childhood! So happy for you both. :-)

Reply

733 colleen May 2, 2014

Hi, Angela, I am an avid fan and reader, and only you could get me to make chia pudding! Passing along a little “Grammar Nazi” suggestion — in this sentence:
“This creamy lemon dill dressing that I made after compliments” — you want “complements” with an “e” — unless the dressing is telling the salad it’s a pretty shade of green!

I know you’re a perfectionist and hope you appreciate the suggestion, meant in the most helpful and grammatically joyful way possible! xox Colleen

Reply

734 Molly May 3, 2014

Congratulations Angela! I’m a bit behind on learning the news (That’s what university exams will do for you). Words cannot even describe HOW HAPPY I am for you. Ironically I read this post as Taylor Swift’s “Never grow up” was playing. My eyes were filled with tears and I am pretty sure they streamed down my face before the gift was even open. You will make such an amazing Mama and your husband will be a great Dada. Woohoo! Congratulations on such an eventful year thus far that holds even more splendid adventures.

Reply

735 Aneliese Baker May 18, 2014

I’m so happy for the two of you! You’re gonna be this cute, adorable vegan mommy blogger with a cute, adorable vegan baby!

Reply

736 Emily May 18, 2014

Beautiful! I absolutely love your blog, it is such a wonderful inspiration! and congratulations! :)

Reply

737 Rose May 23, 2014

I just made the sundried tomato hummus but used black beans instead of chickpeas. It tasted amazing! I used the water from the sundried tomatoes as I needed to soak them.

Reply

738 Katherine June 8, 2014

Angela!! Congratulations on the pregnancy!! Parenthood is THE BEST! I was also due September 22nd. It is a good date, let me tell you!! :)

Reply

739 Heather July 1, 2014

Congratulations on the new baby! Sending many blessings and prayers your way for a healty happy child. I can’t wait to dive into some of ther recipes, I just ran accross your site from Pintrest! Read a little o the past to catch up and am amazed at the energy that you have! Here’s hoping some of this happens to me too! Any response or suggestions in recipes great for energy feel free to pass them along here or to my FB page-hope your having a wonderful day- Heather Sanders-Levengood!

Reply

740 Lauren August 19, 2014

Oh man…that Sundried Tomato Hummus ROCKS my world! As does this whole dish. I had dog-eared so many things in the OSG cookbook but somehow never dogeared the Perfected Chickpea Salad and I’m so glad this recipe opened my eyes to it. It will become a go-to in my house. Thank you for yet another amazing and glow-worthy recipe.

Reply

741 Olivia September 5, 2014

I absolutely LOVE your recipes, your website is my go-to place for vegan recipes :) I must say I really disliked the hummus recipe, the smoky paprika taste was a bit too much and it was just too “exotic” tasting for my liking. That being said, people who like Mediterranean food like olives and usually enjoy hummus will probably love it. I might have to make a basic hummus recipe and see if I like it but I’m not a huge fan of hummus as is, I love chickpeas in every other form though :)

Reply

742 Jeremie Christ November 22, 2014

Wow! Avesome ! The best pancakes i ever eat ! Even better than the wheat and egg ones . I add 1 medium onion and it was wondetful

Reply

743 Beverly February 20, 2015

The hummus looks so flavorful and vibrant!

Congrats on the new arrival!

Reply

744 Fiona Young January 26, 2016

This is one of the best salads I have ever had!! I didn’t add the chickpea tuna salad blob but kept everything else the same. Soooo good!!

Reply

745 Kathy June 9, 2016

Hi there!

I tried to make the creamy dill dressing and it turned out very runny. Should the water be added to the dressing or is it it listed as an ingredient because you soak the cashews in it?

Reply

746 Angela Liddon June 10, 2016

Hi Kathy, Oh no! I’m sorry to hear the dressing didn’t work out. The water is just for soaking the cashews in; once they’ve soaked for 2-8 hours to soften them up, drain them before blending with the rest of the ingredients. I hope if you try the recipe again things work out better!!

Reply

Leave a Comment

Previous post:

Next post: