Sautéed Cabbage


Happy Belated St Patrick's Day! Well, we didn't have corned beef to celebrate but we are having cabbage. We served it up with some mashed potatoes and steamed … [Read more...]

The New Good Life


The New Good Life: Living Better Than Ever in an Age of Less by John Robbins Jeff and I read this book together. It was one of those times I was just … [Read more...]

Is It Hard to Be Vegan?


I get asked that question a lot. Or sometimes people hear I'm vegan and I'm told, "I could never be vegan. That must be SO hard!"  I believe there is … [Read more...]

Basil Tomato Tofu Tossed Pasta in Garlic Onion Olive Oil


I created this dish for our Romantic Dinner for Two download before Valentine's day.  I like the idea that a great dish is born out of simple ingredients.  I … [Read more...]

Garlic Artichoke Black Pepper Basil Hummus


One of the things I love about hummus is that it's so versatile.  You can change it up in so many ways but just adding a few different ingredients.  This has … [Read more...]



Here's a super easy snack or breakfast side. Ingredients: 1 small white potato per person 2 T canola oil salt & pepper to taste diced tomatoes … [Read more...]

Crazy Chocolate Cake and Changes


Stella's birthday just went by. I've always thought her birth date is interesting - 02-20-2002. You don't need to do the math, I'll do it for you. She turned 11 … [Read more...]

Vegan Bruschetta with Asparagus Tips & Tomato


Before we went vegan we used to eat bruschetta a lot!  It's so tasty and versatile but the cheese is definitely an important ingredient.  Without cheese it … [Read more...]

Vegan Sour Cream Coffee Cake


This is another recipe from our family cook book.  My mom used to make this and I absolutely loved it as a kid. Stella woke up this morning and wanted to make … [Read more...]

Dark Chocolate Dipped Strawberries


Don't you just love chocolate dipped strawberries?  So simple and so delicious.  You only need two ingredients for this and it's really quick to whip them up. … [Read more...]