Slow Cooker White Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie Oatmeal

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Sometimes you need a breakfast tasty enough to remind you of dessert. On those mornings give this White Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie Oatmeal a try. If you don’t have any fancy peanut butters, plain works just fine. Most white chocolate is not vegan, but Peanut Butter and Co. White Chocolate Wonderful is. Slow Cooker White Chocolate Peanut Butter […]

Slow Cooker Lemon Ginger Oatmeal

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A quick note from your friend, Steel Cut Oats: I know it’s summer, but I’m really starting to miss you. We both know that your Doctor thinks we’re a good team.  It’s about time for this little break to end. So, as soon as you can, try this creamy, lemony oatmeal with a little ginger […]

Another Peek Inside The Vegan Slow Cooker – Steamy Stews and Curries

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Here’s another teaser from The Vegan Slow Cooker. It comes out October 1. Stews are the perfect way to start using your slow cooker while you are away at work. They need the least attention and shouldn’t over cook if you come home a little late. However, if you are going to be very late or […]

Slow Cooker Gardein Beefless Tips in a Fresh Cherry Sauce

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I found some organic cherries hiding in the back of my fridge when I was cleaning the other day. I also had some Gardein Beefless Tips in the freezer. I thought why the heck not, and set out on one of my experiments. This was a very tasty one! I know some people don’t like […]

Slow Cooker Pineapple Chick’n

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It’s been awhile since I’ve dived whole-heartedly into the slow cooker to make an almost complete dinner. This recipe does require you to cook some rice, but I use my rice cooker, so I can still catch up on writing while the dinner finishes cooking itself. The catalyst for this one was a sad pineapple […]

Peek Inside The Vegan Slow Cooker – Simmering Soups

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Here’s another teaser from The Vegan Slow Cooker. It’s available for pre-order, but it doesn’t come out until October 1. Soups are amazing. Ranging from light, brothy soups to a hearty Hungarian Mushroom Soup that’s thick and rich with cashew cream. No matter what the season, there’s a soup that’s perfect for it. Summer wants chilled […]

Peek Inside The Vegan Slow Cooker – Staples You’ll Want to Know

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I want to give you a little teaser from The Vegan Slow Cooker since the book doesn’t come out until October 1. It’s available for pre-order, but my publisher doesn’t have the look inside the book feature turned on yet. Hopefully this will get you as excited as I am about the launch! This staples chapter is […]

Slow Cooker Summer Pasta Sauce with Fresh Basil

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I fell in love with all the vibrant colors at the farmers market this weekend! There were various shades of eggplant from lavender to deep purple, peppers of all colors and heat, even Italian tomatoes in red, yellow, and orange. The colors memorized me into buying more eggplant than I can typically sneak by Cheryl, my resident picky eater, […]

Vegan Slow Cooker Kheer – a Creamy Indian Rice Pudding

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I’m on a summer dessert kick and I started thinking about kheer because it’s such a great cooling dessert that deserves to be veganized. I’ve made kheer oatmeal, but I had never made proper kheer. Kheer is an Indian rice pudding flavored with cardamom that’s speckled with nuts and raisins. One of the things I like […]

Vegan Creamsicle Tapioca Pudding

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It’s been the hottest June I can remember and all I can think of is eating something cold and not heating up the house. I wanted to try cooking something with the new Sugar Free Vanilla So Delicious Coconut Milk. Since I use unsweetened milk as my go-to I found the sugar-free vanilla milk to be a […]