7 Must-Follow Instagram Accounts That Will Inspire Your Vegan Journey

Following a plant-based diet can be a roller coaster of an experience.

There are happy days where everything is swell, you’re meal-prepping like a boss and you also sneak in a morning workout, and then there are days that are just downright tough.

Those are the days that make you question your decision.

Those are the days that make you feel unmotivated to follow through.

Those are the days when your food seems boring….

We get it – lack of inspiration can strike and affect even the strongest-minded individuals.

Well no more!

To keep you continuously motivated, we scoured Instagram and found seven amazing people who are sharing their own plant-based journeys through photos, videos and stories on their accounts—from plant-based recipes to recipe hacks, lifestyle ideas to inside views into their personal lives, the charm of these folks’ IG accounts are bound to keep you inspired daily on your own journey to a healthier and better life.

Let’s look at them!

#1 Vegan Richa

Vegan Richa’s Instagram account is managed by Richa Hingle, who’s also an award-winning recipe developer. Richa transitioned to a plant-based diet in 2010 after becoming involved with rescuing and fostering dogs.

Her cookbook on Indian Cooking was named as one of the Top Cookbooks of 2015 by Vegetarian Times and in PETA’s 7 Must-Have Cookbooks.

Check out her amazing Instagram account where she shares tons of plant-based recipes and DIY vegan gift ideas.


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#2 Minimalist Baker

One of the most popular grammers, Dana’s account is an aesthetic masterpiece. She regularly shares vegan and gluten-free recipes, most of which are either 10 ingredients or less or take 30 minutes or less to prepare.

How’s that for some motivation? From decadent desserts to mouthwatering entrees to some solid food hacks, this account has got it all.

Dana is also an author, a recipe developer, a content creator and a photographer.


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#3 Deliciously Ella

Deliciously Ella is by far our most favorite plant-based account on Instagram. It’s run by Ella Millis who has several cookbooks, an app, and a large plant-based snack line under her belt. She, along with her husband, also runs a Deli in the heart of Central London.

On her account, you’ll see recipes, a peek into her personal yogi lifestyle, and a glimpse into her product line. Check it out:


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#4 Evergreen Kitchen

Evergreen Kitchen is managed by the husband and wife duo of Anguel and Brianne who believe that a healthy plant-based diet doesn’t mean a life sentenced to bland salads or steamed veggie bowls.

On their Instagram account, you’ll find everyday resources, recipes, and inspiration to follow a plant-based diet. Don’t miss checking out their plant-based lunch-box ideas.


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#5 Pickup Limes

Sadia Badiei is the personality behind Pickup Limes, a blog focused on restoring health with a little *zest*!

Sadia is a Canadian foodie with a degree in Dietetics who lives a vibrant and uncomplicated life fuelled by plant-based foods, and her Instagram account is living proof of it.

From enticing recipe ideas to her travel pics and her thoughts, you’ll find a ton of stuff to stay motivated.


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#6 Plant Based On A Budget

Leading a plant-based diet needn’t be hard on the pocket and that’s what this Instagram account is all about. Managed by Toni Okamoto, Plant Based on a Budget shares tips and tricks on how to approach wellness and eating healthy, all without blowing up the $$$.

Check this account for meal prep ideas, recipes, humor and a lot more.


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#7 Oh She Glows

Oh She Glows in the brainchild of Angela Liddon, a plant-based foodie and the author of the Oh She Glows series of cookbooks.

Most of the recipes that Angela shares are free from gluten, soy, and preservatives.

Find meal prep ideas, kitchen hacks, kid-friendly recipes, and 5-minute recipes on her Insta.


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What do you think? Aren’t these Instagram accounts inspiring and worth a follow!?

If you would like some additional help in getting started, or to keep going, check out our handy, downloadable transition guide, How To Successfully Transition to a Plant-Based Diet, for an easy breakdown of all the necessary steps to take: