What I Ate Wednesday – What I Ate During My Holiday Break

Happy New Year and welcome to my first What I Ate Wednesday of 2015! Actually this may be my only What I Ate Wednesday of 2015, because I have other things I want to concentrate on for Dianne’s Vegan Kitchen. That’s not true – I will probably continue

My Top 10 Most Anticipated Cookbooks of 2015

2014 was an amazing year for vegan cookbooks. I think I added about 25 to my collection. (Yes, 25 new vegan cookbooks!) I imagine it’s only going to get better in 2015, and I will probably have to get creative with bookshelf space, as I’m starting to

Need Help with Your New Year’s Resolution?

Happy New Year! Did you make resolutions to lose weight, eat healthier, manage stress, and treat yourself better? Have you decided this is the year you’ll go vegan? Do you want to learn to cook nutritious meals for your family? Keeping new year’s resolutions can be a little tricky,

What I Ate Wednesday: What I Ate for Christmas

Happy Wednesday! This is the last Wednesday of 2014, and I’m closing out the year by showing off what I ate for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.   Christmas Eve is Dennis’s birthday. I always make him a huge brunch, and this year, I made his all-time

Vega One Review and Giveaway

With the new year comes new beginnings. On the first of each year, people often resolve to eat healthier, manage stress better, and exercise more. While there’s no quick fix for getting healthy, Vega One shake mixes can certainly help. Vega One is chock-full of essential nutrients,

What I Ate Wednesday

It’s been a few weeks since I’ve posted for What I Ate Wednesday. I caught a nasty cold the first week of December and it seemed to take forever to get rid of it. I’m not sure if this theory or true or not (I read it

But I Could Never Go Vegan! Review, Recipe and Giveaway

When people learn that I’m vegan, they usually say something like, “I could never go vegan – I would miss pizza,” or “I could never go vegan – I need my protein.” It’s strange that they immediately give reasons why they could never do what I do, especially since

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 –