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Things I’m Loving Lately

Taking a short break from food recipes today to mention some of the other things that I use that I particularly love. After all, there is more to life than food, right? Well.... sometimes 🙂 This lemon squeezer   Sometimes it's the little things, right? I've been using lots and lots of lemon lately ~ on… Continue reading Things I’m Loving Lately

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And the winner is….

And the lucky winner of a copy of Living Candida-Free is..... Tara! Tara, please email me your current address and we'll get a copy of the book on the way to you. Thanks to all who entered. I highly recommend this book with its wealth of knowledge and many delicious recipes. You can look inside… Continue reading And the winner is….

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Flirty Apron Giveaway!

How messy do YOU get in the kitchen? Nothing personal, it happens to the best of us. Between the pomegranates that make you look like you committed a murder, to the Kitchenaid mixer that gets batter on the ceiling, there are lots of things that create messes for us. I think I had to replace… Continue reading Flirty Apron Giveaway!

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Southern CA ~ Secret Vegan Popup Supperclub!

For those in Southern CA, I wanted to let you know of this wonderful upcoming event! ________________________________________ Zoetic ~ this wildly popular vegan pop-up dinner series returns to Los Angeles with a visually stunning 5-course meal that will satisfy vegans and non-vegans alike. Chef Corinne Rice utilizes fresh, seasonal ingredients in every dish to create a perfect balance… Continue reading Southern CA ~ Secret Vegan Popup Supperclub!

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Many Paths to a Common Goal

One of the things that non-vegans often say they dislike the most is when vegans get all "preachy". Personally, I disagree that telling the truth is preaching, but that's a whole other topic. But vegans can still educate others and help animals without lecturing to get their message across. I've been thinking a lot lately about relationships… Continue reading Many Paths to a Common Goal

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Vegan Wedding Reception Menu

This past weekend, I had the honor of preparing the food and cake for the wedding of some dear friends, who have a really wonderful love story. Bala & Priya met on July 23, 2004 in Moscow. Bala was on a TriYoga tour there and Priya had traveled from her native Ukraine to meet  Kaliji… Continue reading Vegan Wedding Reception Menu

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Vegan in Paris

Vegan in Paris... sounds like an oxymoron, doesn't it? But nope.... the land of cheese and croissants also does vegan pretty well. Last month I was in Europe to teach some vegan cooking classes in Germany and Denmark and found myself with 10 days in between. What else could I do but do some traveling?… Continue reading Vegan in Paris

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Weekend of Vegan Cooking Classes in Bad Toelz, Germany

I recently spent 3 weeks in Europe, half of it working and half of it playing. The trip was anchored by 2 weekends of programs, in Germany and Denmark, and the time in the middle I spent in Paris and London. Let me tell you, there is some pretty great vegan food in Europe, not the… Continue reading Weekend of Vegan Cooking Classes in Bad Toelz, Germany

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Spring Equinox Juice Fast

Have you ever noticed how many times during the year people have the chance to "start anew"? Seriously... we have the calendar New Year on January 1 (which is a solar year, based on the length of time it takes for the sun to revolve around the sun); and different cultures and religions have their… Continue reading Spring Equinox Juice Fast

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Ideas for a Vegan Thanksgiving

We're now in the midst of that time of year when we are surrounded by the most food ~ Halloween through New Year's, with its abundance of parties and social gatherings. Really, I think we should be surrounded by food all year long, but that's just me 🙂 But being vegan or trying to eat… Continue reading Ideas for a Vegan Thanksgiving