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More Quick-Fix Vegan

March 2, 2014

I’m excited to announce that my new book, More Quick-Fix Vegan goes on sale this week!  This new book is the third in a series of “quick-fix” books, the first two being Quick Fix Vegetarian (which is 100% vegan) and Quick-Fix Vegan.   And now there’s MORE Quick-Fix Vegan! Here are some of the recipes you’ll […]

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Brandy Apple Pie

November 27, 2013

  In my house, apple is the new pumpkin — at least where Thanksgiving pie is concerned.  Ever since we discovered the wonderful local Stayman apples here in the Shenandoah Valley, Jon has requested apple pie instead of pumpkin on Thanksgiving — although I usually end up making both! Today’s recipe of 30 Days of […]

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Last Berries of Summer

October 14, 2013

Everywhere I look it seems the produce of autumn beckons: local orchards boast no fewer than twenty varieties of apples and rows of vibrant orange pumpkins stand guard at every store and farm stand. Before surrendering to the luscious fall baking of apple pies and pumpkin cheesecakes, I had one last appointment with the remaining […]

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Coming Soon: One-Dish Vegan

July 25, 2013

It’s almost time for One-Dish Vegan to make its appearance.  The official due date is September 10, but you can pre-order now on Amazon and there’s always a chance it will be available early! Awhile back I posted a few photos taken by recipe testers during the testing phase of this book.  I thought this […]

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Roasted Shepherd’s Pie

May 20, 2013

At first glance, this Shepherd’s Pie might look like any other.  It’s not.  And that’s not just because it’s vegan.  What makes it even more special is that it’s made with roasted vegetables.  The flavor is like a million times more intense than if it had been made with steamed veggies.  Instead of the usual […]

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Mother’s Day

May 7, 2013

I got an early Mother’s Day gift this year: Jon took this beautiful photo of our newly adopted daughter, Margaret.  Doesn’t she look pretty posing with a vase of lilacs from my favorite lilac bush? Mother’s Day is always doubly special for me because that’s when we celebrate Gary’s birthday!  He’ll be 11 years old […]

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