Memorable Memorial Day Weekend

May 29, 2014

Memorial weekend was especially memorable this year.  The weather was absolutely perfect and we got to spend time with lots of our favorite people and animal friends!  And, of course, we enjoyed lots of great food, too.  Because the weather was so great, there was lots of outdoor grilling going on.  Here is a little […]

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Cookbook Giveaway Winner + Easy Peanut Butter and Banana Ice Cream

May 23, 2014

Thanks to everyone who entered my two-book giveaway to win a copy of my new book, MORE Quick-Fix Vegan (a new book in the “quick-fix” series) as well as a copy of Everyday Vegan Eats a terrific new book by Zsu Dever.  It was fun to see  what all of your favorite “everyday” meals are!  […]

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Everyday Vegan Eats: Recipe + Giveaway!

May 16, 2014

5/23/14 update:  THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED.  Thank you to all who entered! I’m super-excited to be part of the blog tour for Everyday Vegan Eats by Zsu Dever, not only because Zsu is a longtime recipe tester of mine and I’m thrilled to see this talented lady’s recipes in print, but also because my […]

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Mango Fried-Rice Pudding

May 6, 2014

This recipe came about when I was in the mood for the mango sticky rice you get at Thai restaurants, but not in the mood to make it from scratch.  I happened to have a couple of ripe mangoes and some cooked basmati rice on hand (although jasmine rice would be more authentic).  I got […]

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Banh Mi Crostini

April 29, 2014

It was just a matter of time before I reinterpreted the elements of the classic Vietnamese banh mi sandwich to make these tasty little crostini. l For those of you who are keeping track, so far I have translated the beloved sandwich into a pizza, a salad, a noodle dish, spring rolls, and now… crostini. […]

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Roasted Cauliflower with Caper Berries and Hollandaise

April 24, 2014

As you probably know if you read my blog or my cookbooks, I’m a fiend for cauliflower — especially ROASTED cauliflower!  It’s like it becomes an entirely different (and even more delicious) vegetable when roasted.  So when I added some caper berries while roasting, and then drizzled it with an easy-peasy hollandaise before serving, it […]

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