Vegan Unplugged

Quick-Fix Vegan Giveaway — and Last Week’s Winner!

October 24, 2011

The winner of this week’s “Make My Monday” cookbook giveaway, chosen randomly is #12, VeggieAmanda, whose favorite pantry ingredient is nutritional yeast.  Congratulations!!!  Send me an e-mail with your mailing address and I’ll get a copy of Vegan Unplugged right out to you. For my final cookbook giveaway during VeganMoFo, I am giving away a […]

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Another Monday, Another Winner — and a New Giveaway

October 17, 2011

How better to brighten a Monday than with a new cookbook giveaway!  But first, it’s time to announce the winner of last week’s giveaway.  The winner (chosen randomly via of a copy of Vegan Fire and Spice: 200 Sultry and Savory Global Recipes is: #15 – Celyn.  Congratulations, Celyn! Please e-mail me with your […]

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Baklava Palmiers

August 29, 2011

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Soup Weather

December 10, 2010

I don’t know about where you live, but here in Virginia it’s been insanely cold, especially for early December. We usually don’t get this kind of relentless bone-chilling cold until February, so it’s been a daily struggle to stay warm. One thing that has helped in that department has been an ongoing supply of soups […]

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Roasted Vegetables in a Kabocha Bowl + Contest Winner!

November 16, 2010

In my house, a delicious kabocha squash usually gets stuffed and served as a main dish, but this time it got sidetracked as a receptable for roasted vegetables.  Here’s how it happened:   When I make a stuffed kabocha, I partially roast it before stuffing it with a grain or bread-based stuffing and then finish it […]

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Spinach and White Bean Fritters + A Cookbook Giveaway!

November 10, 2010

Yes, it’s that time again — another weekly cookbook giveaway to celebrate Vegan Mofo!  This week, the prize is a copy of Vegan Unplugged: A Pantry Cuisine Cookbook and Emergency Guide.  My husband Jon wrote this book primarily as a way to eat well when the power goes out, but it’s also great for camping […]

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