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5 ways to maximize your closet space

Five ways to maximize your closet space

Guest post by Zowie As winter is upon us and many of us are living in cold climates, a perfect way to spend a rainy or snowy afternoon – if you don’t want to be outside – is to make your “nest” even more pleasant tackling some tasks around the house. Think of those things that you wouldn’t be doing normally if the sun was out and calling your name. Today I have a special guest that will tell us how to get our closets in tip top shape. Whether you are a minimalist or a shopaholic, I’m sure her tips on how to maximize your closet space will be...

Winter Superfood salad

Superfood Salad

Hello my beautiful friends! How is the new year treating you so far? Today I wanted to share with you this amazing Vegan Superfood salad recipe – because it’s super healthy, delicious, very filling and so easy to prepare with just a few super-ingredients! A perfect quick meal when you want to eat something yummy but healthy at the same time. Just look at all these vibrant veggies that make the plate come alive ♥ I’ve especially created this for all those of you who want to start the new year with some healthy foods to boost you after all the holidays cooking or if perhaps you took a new...

The most popular posts of 2017

The Most Popular Posts of 2017

Hello my beautiful friends! First off, I want to express my gratitude for all of you who have visited my site, read the contents I’ve put out, and just been a part of this adventure. It was a big year here at the SevenRoses HQ. This year we’ve moved from an apartment to a beautiful house, we adopted Zen – a 6-year-old dog, we traveled to Rome and Berlin, we got new meaningful tattoos and wrote & created more than ever before. I’ve compiled a list of the 10 most popular articles of 2017, those you loved the most, based on the number of page views. Thank you! 1. Rich...

Winter moodboard + winter lover’s kit

Winter moodboard and winter lovers kit

Hello my beautiful friends! Do you love or loathe Winter? I personally love this time of year: the first snow, the gray skies, the early sunsets and the desire to be stay warm and cozy – and if all this makes you think of Hygge, you’re right! I know some of you dream of a perennial summer and palm trees all year long, but trust me, after spending one whole year with only one extremely hot & humid season on a little island lost in the ocean, I can tell you the arrival of Winter is one of my favorite moments of the year. So here’s my Winter moodboard that...

A Vegan New Year’s Eve at Hogwarts

Hello my beautiful friends! I didn’t know I had a problem until someone who knows me very well said that I’m “Harry Potter obsessed“. I thought I just liked, er, loved the books and movies and that I could re-read and re-watch them nonstop, and I can honestly say I wish I lived in one of J.K.Rowling‘s books, (perhaps opening a little arts & crafts boutique on Diagon Alley?) but apparently – for people who didn’t catch the Hogwarts’bug – I’m obsessed. Oh well, there’s worst things in life ;> Raise your hand if you’re a Harry Potter fan, or if your kids are, or if you know at least...

Walnut flax burgers (Vegan Weight Loss Manifesto)

Walnut flax burgers

Hello my beautiful friends! Today I’m so excited to share with you a delicious and easy Walnut flax burgers recipe that has blown my mind. It’s so quick to make, it requires only 5 ingredients, 5 minutes of your time and a food processor, and it can be eaten raw or cooked for two very different but equally palatable culinary experiences. Have I awakened your curiosity? Then read on! These Walnut flax burgers are my newest burger addiction, and the recipe comes straight from the amazing Vegan Weight Loss Manifesto book by Zuzana Fajkusova and Nikki Lefler. This book is the answer for all those people, Vegan or not, that...

One Pan Mexican Quinoa

One Pan Mexican Quinoa

Guest post by Ben Hello my beautiful friends, are you already caught up in the frenzy of the holidays? At the SevenRoses HQ there’s a lot of baking going on and way too much cookie testing, while preparing the guest room for a friend, and a lot of DIY, glue guns, wreaths and greenery all over the place. That’s why the recipe I’m sharing with you today is perfect for this time of the year. This easy & yummy One Pan Mexican Quinoa from Ben, the creator of The Online Grill, can be made in just one pan in a short time, and that means less washing up and more...

Vegan Holiday roast – cheap, succulent and festive!

Are you still wondering what to serve your vegan holiday guests this season? Relax! I have the best recipe for a succulent Vegan Holiday Roast that will please Vegan and meat-lovers just the same, and that really embodies the traditional meals. I know, nothing says “Holiday table” like a roasted, consistent dish that you can slice up and serve with your favorite gravy surrounded by yummy potatoes and vegetables. Well, this incredibly festive, succulent holiday roast is so much more than just “something extra” you have to make so your vegan friends have something to eat other than… salad. The flavors, texture and smell in this roast could easily go...

Fudgy double chocolate brownies (Fuss Free Vegan)

Fudgy double chocolate brownies (Fuss Free Vegan)

Make some of these Fudgy double chocolate brownies for the ultimate comfort food. They happen to be Vegan and no, they don’t contain any weird “secret ingredient” that you wouldn’t want in your dessert :D For a self-proclaimed foodie, nothing compares to opening the mail box only to see a brand new exciting cookbook waiting for you to dig in. But if that book turns out to be Sam Turnbull’s “Fuss-Free Vegan: 101 Everyday Comfort Food Favorites, Veganized” you are in for a really special treat. Sam is the warm and enchanting blogger behind It doesn’t taste like chicken, which is known for her easy, yummy, inventive yet down-to-earth 100%...

Yummy White Bean and Garlic Dip with lemon and chives

Yummy White Bean and Garlic Dip

Guest post by Heather Hey there, Seven Roses readers! My name is Heather and I’m the author of ThePennywisePlaybook.com, a frugal living blog for budget-savvy Millennial women. One of my passions is affordable vegan cooking, so you’ll find loads of vegan recipes on my blog! That’s the main reason I’m guest blogging here on Seven Roses today; the lovely Francesca had asked whether I would be interested in contributing an original recipe to her blog in the lead-up to the holidays, and I jumped at the chance! So I’ve got what I think is a pretty darn good dip recipe for you, my vegan darlings… After tasting a white bean...

5 Reasons to Visit Thailand Next Time You Travel

5 Reasons to Visit Thailand Next Time You Travel

Guest post by Dan Hello my beautiful friends! Today’s post is guaranteed to induce wanderlust in all of you. Please welcome Dan Green as he shares his 5 Reasons to Visit Thailand Next Time You Travel :-) Thailand is one of the most popular destinations for tourists, and it’s not difficult to see why. Fascinating history, interesting buildings, and an abundance of delicious food just some of the reasons why people return here again and again, , so what are you waiting for? You’ll be ready to plan your trip after reading about the best Thailand has to offer. 5 Reasons to Visit Thailand Next Time You Travel: The People...

Eco-Friendly Gift Wrapping Ideas for the Holidays

5 Eco-Friendly Gift Wrapping Ideas For the Holidays

Guest post by Ashley Hello my beautiful friends! Ready or not, Christmas is just around the corner. That’s why today I’m happy to have a guest post from Ashley at VeganCookBook.com – she compiled the ultimate guide to Eco-Friendly Gift Wrapping Ideas for the Holidays ♥ I’m sure you’ll love this post :-) So please welcome Ashley as she shares her tips with us! 5 Eco-Friendly Gift Wrapping Ideas For the Holidays The holiday season is fast approaching. Are you taking steps to lower your carbon footprint? Months of parties, presents, and glittery outfits might make for lasting memories, but it also creates an incredible amount of waste. Gift giving...

Vegan Quiche Lorraine – perfect for holiday parties!

Vegan Quiche Lorraine - perfect for holiday parties!

Hello my beautiful friends! If you’ve been here before, you know how much I love to recreate classic recipes from both my husband’s and my own country of origin only with plant-based ingredients – a couple of examples are the Vegan Cherry Clafoutis and my Easy Vegan lasagna. This is why I can’t wait to share with you this marvelous new adaptation of a French classic, a Vegan Quiche Lorraine. As my husband is not only French but actually born & raised in the Lorraine region, I count him as an expert of the famous Quiche Lorraine, which used to be one of his favorite dishes. So when I saw...

DIY Boho wall hanging ♥ super easy and fast

DIY Boho wall hanging ♥ super easy and fast

Hello beautiful friends! Fall is here, and since it’s my favorite season of all, I thought it’s time to share ideas, DIYs and tips on how to cozy up the decor of our homes in easy, fast and cheap ways. So please let me know in the comments if you’d like to see more and if you do I’ll make sure this is going to be the first of many more posts to come on this subject :-) I’m so excited today because we’re going to make my favorite DIY Boho Wall hanging! You know, those lovely folk wall hangings you probably eyed on Pinterest or Instagram which usually come...