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Chipotle-Citrus Tofu and Broccoli from One-Dish Vegan and a Giveaway

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Robin Robertson has another new awesome book out and more on the way in 2014.  This time it's 150 easy recipes that make delicious one dish meals. It's filled with soups, stews, pasta, casseroles and more. It's the perfect book to settle in for the winter with - that's when I get all domestic. Plus … [Go to Full Post...]

Food Blog South 2014

Join me at Food Blog South this year!

  I know many of my readers are also food bloggers so I wanted to share info about one of my favorite conferences, FoodBlogSouth. Clicking through the link will give you a $10 discount! This year the conference is all day January 25 with an opening party the night before. There are 3 … [Go to Full Post...]

Ricki Heller’s Macaroon Recipe and a Giveaway

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  Ricki Heller's new book, Naturally Sweet & Gluten-Free is wonderful and I've recommended to many of my friends.  It has so many recipes that everyone can eat if they have allergies or not.  I'm lucky because Ricki is letting me share another of her recipes from the book with you. … [Go to Full Post...]

Sloppy Black-Eyed Peas for Virtual Vegan Potluck

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  This is one of my favorite recipes from Vegan Slow Cooking for Two or Just You and I'm so happy to be sharing this on the Virtual Vegan Potluck! It's full of good-for-you ingredients and it takes very little hands on time. The black-eyed peas cook down into a thick stew as they meld … [Go to Full Post...]

Some News and a Virtual Vegan Potluck Teaser

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  I don't usually post on the weekends, but no one wants to miss the Virtual Vegan Potluck - especially not me! Tomorrow I'm sharing my recipe for Slow Cooker Sloppy Black-Eyed Peas that's super-easy and full of veggies too. At the potluck you'll find more than just my recipe, you'll see … [Go to Full Post...]

Root Veggie Barley Risotto from Vegan Slow Cooking for Two

Photo by Kate Lewis

It got into the 20's here last night even though it was 70 degrees just 3 days ago, so that's gotten me craving root veggies. I bought some great looking rutabagas at the farmers market and they will be the perfect centerpiece in this barley risotto tomorrow night. I've been in love with the … [Go to Full Post...]

Vegan Food Gifts and a Giveaway!

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If you have been reading my blog for awhile you know I love Joni Newman. Not only does she dabble in comfort food, burgers and delicious recipes in general - she is also the answer to your holiday budget. She will help you spread the vegan tastiness around! Last year I gave away her Salted … [Go to Full Post...]

Bourbon Recipes for Merrier Holidays!

Whole Wheat Bourbon Banana Bread

The holidays are approaching at a blazing speed. I don't know about you but I always seem to stop taking good care of myself during all the festivities from Halloween till New Years. This year my answer for Thanksgiving is in a bourbon bottle. Don't worry, I'm not planning on drinking my way through … [Go to Full Post...]

Autumn Cinnamon Apple Biscuits

Autumn Cinnamon Apple Biscuits

  In the middle of pumpkin-everything-season make sure you don’t neglect those sweet, crisp apples. These biscuits are flavored with the essence of autumn – cinnamon, and they are packed full of juicy apples. Fall is finally here. I love having the house open and listening the … [Go to Full Post...]

Get-Well-Quick Chickpea Soup

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  You always need a back-up plan in case you feel a little under the weather. This soup is what I’m counting on if I get sick this year. This soup is pretty easy and you can even cut up the veggies the night before and keep in the fridge until the morning. Then wake up, throw everything … [Go to Full Post...]

Halloween Round Up with Savory and Sweet!

Trio of Vegan Halloween Spreads from HealthySlowCooking.com

  Halloween is finally here! In case you still need to whip something up for your trick or treaters tonight or if you are planning a party this weekend, here are a few easy options for you. A trio of spooky dips and/or spreads made from beans, veggies and one has some nuts in it to … [Go to Full Post...]

It’s Finally National Oatmeal Day!!

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Maybe everyone doesn't do a count down of oatmeal day, but oatmeal fans are a different breed! Here are a few oatmeals for you to add in to your morning rotation plus a very special one for Halloween! The top oatmeal is my Vanilla Fig with Baklava Topping from Vegan Slow Cooking for Two or Just … [Go to Full Post...]

Richa Hingle’s New Diwali Ebook is Out!

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Richa, of Vegan Richa, is one of my favorite vegan bloggers. She creates so many amazing vegan recipes and I love her Indian twists. She's written a great ebook for the Diwali holiday called Diwali Sweets. Keep reading to find out more about the holiday and the recipes in the book from Richa … [Go to Full Post...]

Recipe from Home-Cooked Vegan Comfort Food and a Giveaway

Home-Cooked Vegan Comfort Food by Joni Newman and Celine Steen

  No one knows comfort food like Joni and Celine. I just wish I lived on the west coast so I could "drop by" for dinner on a regular basis. (Well, at least until they got tired of me.) This book is a re-design of their book Hearty Vegan Meals for Monster Appetites and contains the same … [Go to Full Post...]

Come See Me at Boston Veg Fest this Saturday!

2013 Boston Veg Fest

  I will be doing a demo and answering some of your burning slow cooker and bean questions. Oh yeah, I'll be making Lemon Chickpea Muffins, Gluten and Soy-free Chorizo and my signature chai tea for you to try too. You can read more about my demo here. I'm the very first speaker and I'm on … [Go to Full Post...]

even more posts and recipes!

  1. 9 Amazing Vegan “Cheese” Recipes
  2. 4 Slow Cooker Oatmeals Make Tonight for Tomorrow’s Breakfast!
  3. Gear Up for Brunch: 3 Pancake Recipes Everyone Will Love
  4. Heard of Two Buck Chuck? Here’s a Two Dollar Stew!
  5. 5 Coffeehouse Slow Cooker Recipes
  6. 4 Winter Warming Recipes from The Great Vegan Bean Book
  7. 5 Budget Saving Staples for the New Year!
  8. 10 Minute Nutmeg Gingerbread Parfaits
  9. Allyson Kramer’s Pumpkin Chickpea Chili and a Giveaway!
  10. So Delicious Gingerbread Cookie Coconut Shake
  11. New Recipes on the Weiser Kitchen
  12. My Review of Julie Hasson’s Vegan Pizza
  13. Pear and Apple Cardamom Ginger Muffins
  14. Pumpkin Coconut Caramel Sauce
  15. Easy Thanksgiving Dinner for Two
  16. Chipotle-Citrus Tofu and Broccoli from One-Dish Vegan and a Giveaway
  17. Food Blog South 2014
  18. Ricki Heller’s Macaroon Recipe and a Giveaway
  19. Sloppy Black-Eyed Peas for Virtual Vegan Potluck
  20. Some News and a Virtual Vegan Potluck Teaser
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