Hey kids and happy summer! School's been out for a couple of weeks and my decreased work hours find me giddy with ideas for what I hope to accomplish in two short months. For one, I plan to organize the posts here into easy to find categories and two, I will share more whole food plant based recipes … [Read more...] about Creamy Versatile Vegan Cashew Butter
Hello people! Shame on me for this unexpalined absence! OK (no excuses :( ) and on to Part Deux of my American Vegan in Paris adventures with my beautiful non-vegan daughter! Vegan Dinner at an Authentic (non-vegan) French Restaurant I feel like I should begin this with..."so a vegan reads a … [Read more...] about An American Vegan in Paris… : Part Deux
An American Vegan in Paris As the title of this post suggest, I was not alone in Paris but very happily and luckily traveling with my daughter Tara. My worldly 23-year-old progeny had been to Paris twice before and as the consummate planner and "Yelper", Tara wanted to assure that I could eat … [Read more...] about An American Vegan In Paris (with her beautiful non-vegan daughter) Part Un
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