Slow Cooker Lavender Rose Pear Sauce

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No matter how busy or behind I get, I go on the deck and look out at the trees and listen to the birds before I leave for work. This morning I was rewarded with a magical rainbow. So I feel pretty lucky. I have an experimental agave mustard tofu in the slow cooker so everyone keep […]

Vegan Summer Slow Cooker – Desserts

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One of the best parts of summer is cooling down with creamy desserts, but brownies and cakes are certainly nice too. Here are a few you may not think about making in your slow cooker, but trust me it’s the best way to make them in the summer!

Vegan Summer Slow Cooker – Pasta Sauces

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Today we’ll look at making some yummy pasta sauces from scratch. Yes, even in the summer your slow cooker still comes through in a big way. I love the way you can take your csa or farmers market jewels and turn them into sauces for a great pasta dish. They even freeze well for last-minute […]

Vegan Summer Slow Cooker – Mains

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Here’s my second post on the joys of summer slow cooking. If you missed the first one you can read it here. I’ve got summer slow cooking on the brain! This time we’ll look at main dishes.

It’s Summertime and Using Your Slow Cooker Is Easy…

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It always amazes me when people tell me they’ve put away their slow cooker for the summer. It’s the hottest time of the year and perfect weather for slow cooking. Skip some of the heavy stews you make in the winter, but use it for beans, lighter meals, and even desserts – all without heating up your […]

See Me Tomorrow at the Durham Southwest Regional Library!

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So this is what you saw if you came to see me Saturday. A Southern Season had a great set up for me and I met a ton of great people. I will be there again in May and I’m working on some dates with other local venues.

Come See Me Tomorrow From 12 to 3 at A Southern Season!

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From noon to 3 pm tomorrow, Saturday March 10th, you can find me at  A Southern Season in Chapel Hill, NC ready to answer your questions. I will also be available to sign books. They are making a few treats from my book, The Vegan Slow Cooker, for you to sample. I hope to see you there. Remember, using […]

Book Signings and Snacks Today at Quail Ridge Books!

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Missed some of my other events? Here are a few more chances to get some slow cooker tips and tricks from me. If that’s not enough I’ll have some delicious snacks waiting for you!

Talks, Book Signings and Snacks for February and March

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Missed some of my other events? Here are a few more chances to get some slow cooker tips and tricks from me. If that’s not enough I’ll have some delicious snacks waiting for you too! All of these are free and you can ask me questions about slow cooking and eating vegan at any of […]

Book Signing and Tasting This Tuesday, Jan 31

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Mark your calendars and join me this Tuesday at the Regulator! I’ll be bringing snacks ; ) The Regulator (An Independent Bookstore) Tuesday , January 31, 2012 7 to 8 pm 720 9th St Durham, NC 27705 Join us for a warm wintertime snack with Durham blogger and cookbook author Kathy Hester who will discuss […]