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 […]

Oatmeal Cookie Butter Sweetened with Raisins

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I’m not sure I can be any more excited. OATrageous Oatmeals finally comes out today and if you pre-ordered it maybe it’s already waiting for you at home! Today’s dreamy oatmeal recipe is actually not from the book. I’ve found when I do a single subject cookbook that it’s hard to snap out of it. My mind keeps thinking of […]

Savory Granolas from OATrageous Oatmeals

Curry Cashew Savory Granola From OATrageous Oatmeals by Kathy Hester #oatrageous

OATrageous Oatmeals releases tomorrow and I am so excited! If you’ve pre-ordered, be sure to email your pre-order receipt to oatrageousoatmeals@gmail.com today. There are still some of the pre-order packages available. Your receipt should have your mailing address on it, but if you ordered the ebook you’ll need to include it in your email. If you order OATrageous Oatmeals  today it will still […]

Cara’s Chocolate Sandwich Cookie “Oreos”

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I’m sure you’ve already heard about Cara Reed’s first book, Decadent Gluten-free Vegan Baking. I love her blog, Fork and Beans, and if you haven’t been there you have to take a look and be sure to sign up to get her posts right in your inbox. I know some of you are on gluten-free diets. I […]

Vegan Butterscotch Syrup

Homemade Butterscotch Syrup with Coconut Sugar #vegan #paleo

It’s 10 days until OATrageous Oatmeals released and I am so excited! If you’ve pre-ordered my new book, be sure to email your pre-order receipt to oatrageousoatmeals@gmail.com before September 16. There are still openings to be in the first 100. Your receipt should have your mailing address on it, but if you ordered the ebook you’ll need to include it in […]

Vegan Chocolate Sauce made with Chocolate Stout

Homemade Chocolate Sauce with Organic Bison  Chocolate Stout

Another day, another syrup/sauce for Vegan Mofo! Today I have a thick, rich chocolate syrup for you. It has a base of chocolate stout beer with a little full fat coconut milk and sweetened with coconut sugar. It’s not exactly on the good-for-you list, but you’ll only use a tablespoon or 2 per iced mocha. […]

A Lavender Coffee Syrup for Vegan Mofo 2014!

Lavender Coconut Sugar Coffee Syrup #vegan #paleo #rootforveggies

Happy Vegan Mofo everyone! That’s month of food to those of you who are experiencing your first one. It’s a whole month of vegan goodness where hundreds of vegan bloggers from all over the world come together and post vegan recipes all month long. I promise to do my best to bring you some fun recipes all […]

Fran’s Chocolate Chip Brownies

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Fran Costigan means business with a tag line like Unapologetically Luscious and Decadent Dairy-Free Desserts for her Vegan Chocolate Cookbook. Make sure you read all the way to the bottom and enter to win a copy of your own! Fran has detailed instructions plus an intro chapter all about ingredients and equipment. There are chapters with recipes […]

Vegan Garlic Herb Avocado Cashew Cream Cheese

A vegan spread made with avocados and soaked cashews

I love bagels. There’s not much better than a nice smear on a everything bagel. I really miss the fresh baked bagels I got in my neighborhood when I lived in Brooklyn. There was a place that sold bagels wholesale, and you could smell the cinnamon raisin ones baking from blocks away. It felt like you were […]

Chilled Summer Squash Soup

Chilled Summer Squash Soup

This year I was determined to grow some yellow squash and zucchini in my tiny garden. I have a ton of sun in my backyard but no good place to put an in-ground garden, so I have an Earthbox garden. It may be small but I have tomatoes, cucumbers, squash, pie pumpkins, eggplants and peppers planted this […]