Olive Leaf Pasta and Blueberry Pie

July 25, 2014

What is it about summer that makes it impossible to get things done?  The days are longer, but they go by lightening quick.  My to-do list continues to grow, yet every minute is packed with “busy-ness.”  Take this blog, for example.  Most of the year, I can manage to write a post at least once […]

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Birthday Giveaway Winner + Cats!

June 27, 2014

Many thanks to everyone who wished me a happy birthday yesterday.  You truly made my day! Thanks also to everyone who entered my cookbook giveaway.  The winner is #26 — because that’s the date of my birthday!  Congratulations to Patty Roker! Patty: please email me with your mailing address and I’ll send you a copy […]

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Birthday Cookbook Giveaway!

June 26, 2014

6/27/14 Update:  THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. THANK YOU TO ALL WHO ENTERED! In honor of my birthday today, I’m giving YOU a gift: the gift of 150 easy and delicious recipes in the form of my latest book, More Quick-Fix Vegan.  The giveaway is for today only — so enter now!  Just leave a […]

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Blueberry-Chocolate Trail Mix Bark

June 11, 2014

If you’re looking for a great gift for Dad this Father’s Day, how about a homemade treat?  This Blueberry-Chocolate Trail Mix Bark from my book, More Quick-Fix Vegan is super-easy to make and because it’s made with nuts, fruit, pretzels, and chocolate, it hits all the right snack buttons: a little sweet, a little salty, […]

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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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