My 10 Favorite Vegan Cookbooks of 2014

Every December at this time I look back at the cookbooks I’ve accumulated throughout the year, and write about my favorite ones. This is a tough task this year because so many amazing vegan cookbooks were released in 2014. They came my way at such a fast rate

Sweet Eats for All by Allyson Kramer: Review, Recipe and Giveaway

A few years ago I was misdiagnosed with celiac disease. I was having some digestive issues at the time, and the doctor had run a gamut of tests. When I went back for my results, I saw the office’s physician assistant who said the blood test showed

Virtual Vegan Potluck: Caramelized Onion and Mushroom Tart

It’s hard to believe that it’s time for another Virtual Vegan Potluck already! I’ve been thinking about what to bring for a while. I created this dish a few months ago but I decided to save it to share today. This dish combines a few of my favorite things –

2014 Holiday Gift Guide

I just looked at the calendar and I see that Christmas is just two weeks away! How did that happen? I’m behind on my usual Christmas activities, such as crafting gifts, making cards, and even decorating the house because I had a nasty cold that lasted a

Vegan Food Gifts Giveaway

I’m not a fan of malls, crowds, or impersonal gifts, so I tend to make a lot of the gifts that I give during the holidays. I like to give baked goods, such as boxes of cookies and cupcakes, to the girl that cuts my hair and the

Kathy Hester’s Slow Cooker Tempeh Braised with Figs and Port Wine

Kathy Hester joins me today with a guest post! You may know Kathy from her cookbooks The Vegan Slow Cooker, The Great Vegan Bean Book, Vegan Slow Cooking for Two (or Just for You), and her newest book OATrageous Oatmeals. I’ve never met her in person, but we’ve

What I Ate Wednesday: What I Ate for Thanksgiving

It’s hard to believe that time last week I was running around my kitchen covered in bits mushrooms with pieces of of curly kale in my hair, and the epic meal I was preparing is now just a memory. Fortunately, I took pictures! One of the most frequent

Pasta with Creamy Cashew Sauce

I had a nice surprise in my inbox a few weeks ago. It seems that my recipe for Pasta with Beans and Greens with Creamy Cashew Sauce has been quite popular on Nava Atlas’s website VegKitchen.com, so she asked Hannah Kaminsky to take new photos of the dish.

100 Best Juices, Smoothies and Healthy Snacks Recipe and Giveaway

I’m excited to be sharing a recipe form Emily Von Euw‘s upcoming book 100 Best Juices, Smoothies and Healthy Snacks with you today. As you can tell from the title, this new book, which will be released on December 9th, is loaded with recipes for juices, smoothies, and

What I Ate Wednesday

I almost didn’t post for What I Ate Wednesday today. I have been both pretty busy and extremely lazy at the same time, so I haven’t cooked anything very exciting. Most of my meals over the past week weren’t photo-worthy at all. I suffer from bloggers guilt though,