Fresh from the Vegan Slow Cooker

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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New Year, New Post

January 10, 2013

If the rest of the year goes by as quickly as the first 10 days of January, it will be December again before we know it.  Seriously, the last week or so seems like a blur and I just realized that this is my first blog post of the new year! I want to thank […]

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Fresh from the Vegan Slow Cooker – Giveaway Winner!

December 17, 2012

I’d like to thank everyone who entered the giveaway to win a copy of Fresh from the Vegan Slow Cooker. It was fun to see the wide range of brunch, appetizer, and dessert recipes everyone would try first! The winner, chosen at random, is #111 – Jessica Caneal.  Congratulations, Jessica!  Please e-mail me your address […]

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Surprising Slow Cooker Recipes + Cookbook Giveaway

December 13, 2012

If your slow cooker is pretty much only used to make soups, stews, and chili, it may surprise you to know that the slow cooker loves a good party! Just take a look at the appetizer recipe titles in Fresh from the Vegan Slow Cooker to see what I mean: Warm and Creamy Artichoke-Spinach Dip […]

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Crockpot Callaloo Soup

October 16, 2012

During the last several weeks, there’s been at least one kind of soup in my kitchen.  As soon as one kind is nearly finished, I get a different soup cooking in the slow cooker.  It seems like there’s always something simmering!  Soups are one of the easiest things to make because you can add, increase, […]

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Lasagna Primavera in the Slow Cooker

October 10, 2012

I’m so thrilled that my new book, Fresh From the Vegan Slow Cooker has been chosen as the #2 best new cookbook for 2012 by LA Weekly. To celebrate this honor, I’m sharing one of my favorite recipes from the book. I chose one that shows just how versatile slow cookers can be.  Everyone knows […]

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