I seem to have made Fridays my "what's for brunch" posting day. Honesty, I start thinking about weekend brunch on the deck about Wednesday. You have to admit it's something luxurious to look forward to that's easy to pull off. Some days it may be too hot or cold to eat on the deck but my mind puts … [Go to Full Post...]
Today is another hot one and I'll be grabbing one of these from the freezer when I get home today. These surprising fudgesicles still taste like your childhood favorites. Like all recipes in The Great Vegan Bean Book it is chock full of beans. One of my favorite chapters is the dessert chapter and … [Go to Full Post...]
I thought summer might end a little early but with weather there is almost always a turn. Today is in the 90s which is still better than the 100s, but I've been spoiled with to many perfect, cool mornings in a row.
Since I can't change the weather I'll change my internal … [Go to Full Post...]
Vegan Cuts kindly sent me their July snack box to try. There's something about getting a package in the mail that makes me feel like I'm 12. Even when I'm expecting something it's hard to not get a little excited when the postman leaves a box at the door.
I think the very best thing about … [Go to Full Post...]
This Southern dessert will satisfy your sweet tooth and help you keep your cool! Banana pudding is perfect for the hottest day. Pulled straight from the refrigerator it’s a layered dessert that rivals any cake.
Cake?! Yes, we are talking about Southern banana pudding which is so much more … [Go to Full Post...]
Mangoes add a tropical feel to any savory dish they’re added to. With no added oil, gluten-free and soy-free this colorful slaw will fit into almost any diet.
The slaw is simple to make. Just combine mango pulp or fresh mango chunks in a food processor with lime juice and a few … [Go to Full Post...]
Today is the day my book officially launches! However, Amazon will start shipping it the 5th so you may have a few more days before it reaches your mailbox. While you're waiting, here's a lovely cake to snack on. This is my slow cooking take on desserts for 1 - only this one makes enough for 2 but … [Go to Full Post...]
The Vegan Slow Cooker for Two or Just You comes out tomorrow so will you join me in some overnight breakfast burritos to celebrate?
Sometimes even I need a change from oatmeal. Make this burrito filling right before you go to bed, and it will even let you sleep in. (Add extra water if … [Go to Full Post...]
More goodies from The Vegan Slow Cooker for Two or Just You. The book comes out in two days so to celebrate let's have a virtual book launch party with some soy-free, gluten-free and oil-free vegan fondue! … [Go to Full Post...]
Cincinnati chili is similar to a regular meaty chili except it has unusual spices that you see more in pumpkin pie than an all-American stew. Traditionally it's a meat chili that has kidney beans as an optional topping as well as shredded cheese and onions. Then oddly enough … [Go to Full Post...]
Vegan Slow Cooking for Two or Just You has super easy sandwich recipes. All of them cook for 7 to 9 hours so they are perfect for a weeknight meal if you start the slow cooker on your way to work. It's worth it to come in and have dinner ready to go. Plus everyone loves sandwiches!
In addition … [Go to Full Post...]
Vanilla Fig Oatmeal with Baklava Topping has always been one of the top oatmeals on Healthy Slow Cooking, so when I wrote Vegan Slow Cooking for Two or Just You I had to add it in. Breakfast works great in a 1 1/2 or 2 quart slow cooker.
There's more than just oatmeals in Vegan Slow Cooking … [Go to Full Post...]
This is a big book year for me. The Great Vegan Bean Book came out in the Spring and now my fall book is just around the corner. In fact, if Amazon is correct it may ship a month early.
Once I found that out I had to get a few recipes and photos from Vegan Slow Cooking for Two or Just … [Go to Full Post...]
Flavored milks are heavy in fat and sugar, but this plant-based recipe is lightened up by using a base of oats and sweetened with stevia.
We all know that oats are great to add to your diet, but did you ever think of making oat milk? Like other nondairy milks that are made of almonds, … [Go to Full Post...]