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...]

Classic Anadama Bread Made Vegan


When I pulled out the family recipe cookbook to make whoopie pies a week or so ago, there were lots of recipes in there from my childhood that I haven't had in … [Read more...]

Pasta Salad


We love this pasta salad as a side dish with a wrap, sandwich or burger.   Sometimes we have it alone for lunch.  It's also great served over a bed of … [Read more...]

Stella’s Vegan Spring Rolls


This is a very quick and versatile recipe. Stella, who is 10 (yes, almost 11!) makes this often. She takes it for lunch sometimes but it's better eaten right … [Read more...]

Vegan Christmas Day Menu and Shopping List – Free Download


Christmas is almost here! We recently released a new version of our site and in this new download, you will see an example of our updated format. Learn more … [Read more...]

Apple Walnut Simple Salad


I love salad.  I especially love simple salads.  They're so surprisingly good they help me remember to de-clutter and un-complicate my life.  Simple is … [Read more...]

How We Got Our Kids to Drink Kale


We've struggled for years, trying to get our kids to eat enough vegetables.  Jeff and I recently purchased a juicer and it has been so amazing to watch the … [Read more...]