Plant Power Review and Giveaway

Sweet-and-Sour Stir-Fried Vegetables from Plant Power by Nava Atlas

I’m a huge fan of Nava Atlas and her site Veg Kitchen. Her publisher sent me a copy of her latest book, Plant Power, to take a look at. Spoiler: It’s full of easy to make delicious vegan recipes. Be sure to scroll to the bottom of this post and enter to wi a copy […]

5 Vegan Sweet Pumpkin Recipes

Whole Wheat Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies from HealthySlowCooking.com

Last weekend I did a roundup of savory pumpkin recipes and today I’m balancing it out with some sweet treats. What pumpkin recipes have you been cooking up lately? Whole Wheat Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies are full of pumpkin and whole grains. Feel free to use coconut sugar in place of the brown sugar. Autumn Coffee […]

Slow Cooker Fall Harvest Butter

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It seems like summer is hanging on with a vengeance.  In spite of that I’m cooking soups, stews and pumpkin everything. I keep hoping if it smells like fall in my kitchen that it will bring the temperatures down and make the leaves change a little faster. This butter is from The Vegan Slow Cooker […]

Savory Vegan Pumpkin Recipe Roundup

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Slow Cooker Pumpkin White Bean Lasagna is one of my earliest recipes and it’s still one of my favorites. I’ve actually updated it for a short cooking time because all of my new 4 quart slow cookers run hotter than the ones I had years ago. It’s great for a weekend dinner and you can even […]

Harry Potter’s Curried Pumpkin Burger

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Hagrid takes Harry to get a burger at Diagon Alley in the first Harry Potter book, The Sorcerer’s Stone. In my mind, this is the veggie burger they would serve there. I know Harry isn’t vegan, but I bet he’d come over to our side for one of these autumn patties! This is shared over […]

Autumn Phyllo Pie with Butternut Squash

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I’m taking a tiny detour from pumpkin. Today’s recipe features butternut squash which some of you may argue is close enough. I promise that I’m looking forward to the root veggies ahead and will be giving you recipes for them before the year is out! Cutco Cutlery sent me an awesome fall harvest basket that […]

Diagon Alley and Homemade Pumpkin Juice

Easy Homemade Harry Potter Pumpkin Juice with no added sugar!

In case you didn’t know, Cheryl and I are huge Harry Potter geeks. I’m even re-reading the whole series again right now to get in the mood for Halloween. After all, I have a fancy Gothic dinner party to plan for the end of October! We waited to hear when they were opening up the new Diagon Alley […]

6 Vegan Apple Recipes for Fall

6 Vegan Apple Recipes for Fall

The weather has been cold and dreary here in Durham and I have loved every minute of it! It finally feels like fall. I’m looking forward to seeing the leaves change and wearing sweaters again. Not too mention eating recipes that are full of apples, pumpkin and butternut squash. I have a roundup of apple recipes for you […]

Sonoran Tacos from Vegan Tacos and a Giveaway!

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When I was asked to review Vegan Tacos by Jason Wyrick I didn’t imagine that a book on tacos could be this extensive. It gives the history of tacos, teaches you to make your own tortillas, a variety of fillings, toppings, sides and drinks too. Please note that the publisher did give me a copy […]

Whole Wheat Bourbon Banana Bread

Vegan Whole Wheat Bourbon Banana Bread by Kathy Hester

I’m on a fall kick and it won’t be too long before pumpkin gets me under its spell. But we all need to remember it’s not the only fall ingredient to get excited about. Today I want to give pecans in the spotlight. Don’t worry though, I’ll talk about apples, pears, sweet potatoes and all kinds […]