Chaucer wrote (in Canterbury Tales): "woe to the cook whose sauce has no sting," and by sting, I assume he meant flavor or punch or character. Well, my friends, there's no woe-ing here because this simple whipped avocado sauce has all three, plus it's vegan and gluten-free. And, it STAYS GREEN! (at … [Read more...] about Whipped Avocado Sauce – V and GF
Well and a happy and glorious Saint Patrick's Day to you! In or out, at work or a parade, with friends at a bar or a pub crawl or at home with your family, I hope you have all had a lovely day, Irish or not. The Ghost of Saint Patrick's Days Past? When I think back on Saint Patrick Days of yore, … [Read more...] about Vegan Irish Soda Bread -Made with Guinness!
Is it spring yet? Seriously, could these muffins BE any more springy?? And, people, WE ARE SO CLOSE! Yes, the temperatures are back to normalish (sigh), but this past week of 70-degree days has really put me in a springtime mood. And even if the official start of spring is a few weeks off, why not … [Read more...] about Strawberry Cilantro Muffins – Vegan Breakfast Bliss
Is it still soup weather? After a weekend in the upper 60's in South Jersey it certainty does feel like spring is sneaking up on us...I mean, I actually got a wee bit o'color on my face on Sunday! Never mind it's mid-February. Anyway, the calendar still proclaims it's soup season, so I'm writing … [Read more...] about Vegan Potato Leek Soup – A Cozy Bowl of Yum
Hey kids! I know I already have a hummus post but woman does not live on one hummus recipe alone, right? Plus hummus is one of those super easy and versatile recipes that really, once you've mastered the basics, your imagination sets the limit and recipes are endless. Why Peanut Hummus? My … [Read more...] about Peanut Hummus – V and GF and GFY (good for you)
Did anyone watch the Superbowl? I admit, I'm in it for the commercials, but it was apparently a hell of a game. Whether you watch for the athletic contest, the commercials (the puppybowl!) or just to be polite at a party, game day REQUIRES snacking. And I promise that if you make these bad boys, … [Read more...] about Vegan Pretzel Bites – Perfect Game Day Snack!