The Next Big Thing: One-Dish Vegan

March 4, 2013

My friend and colleague  Robin Asbell, who recently hosted me during my blog tour for Nut Butter Universe,  invited me to participate in a “blog hop” in which several cookbook authors  answer a set of questions about their “Next Big Thing” and then ask their blog readers (you!)  to “hop” from this blog to several […]

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Nut Butter Universe Blog Tour

February 18, 2013

SPREAD IT AROUND….   The Nut Butter Universe Blog Tour begins today with the first stop being VeggieGirl who has posted my recipe for Szechuan Stir-Fry with Fiery Peanut Sauce and is also hosting a giveaway of the book.  Be sure to head on over there to check out the recipe and enter the giveaway, but […]

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V-Day Berry Cheesecake

February 13, 2013

Whether you’re into Valentine’s Day or not, it’s always a great excuse to make a special dessert.  As good fortune would have it, Nut Butter Universe is here just in time for some great ideas for luscious desserts and other treats. I call the gorgeous cheesecake that graces the cover of the book “Summer Berry […]

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Red Bean Gumbo

February 11, 2013

You don’t need to travel to New Orleans to celebrate Mardis Gras.  You can have a party right in your own kitchen with this recipe for Red Bean Gumbo from Fresh from the Vegan Slow Cooker. Long, gentle cooking in a slow cooker is a great way to bring out the flavors in a gumbo, […]

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Nut Butter Universe!

February 4, 2013

You may not be able to tell from the photo, but Gary is VERY excited to see advance copies of my new book, Nut Butter Universe — and so am I! I’m thrilled that it was printed a little bit ahead of schedule, so it will be available very soon on Amazon and  where it […]

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Super Bowl Snack Central

January 31, 2013

Although my television will be tuned to Downton Abbey instead of football on Sunday, I can’t ignore any occasion that involves fun food! One of my favorite  Superbowl Party menus is the one in  Party Vegan. It features an olive-enhanced guacamole, finger-lickin’ tempeh fingers, a refreshing super-slaw, a spicy chili, corn muffins, and these Man-Size […]

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