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Stout, Pecan and Ginger Bread (Vegan)

Stout, Pecan and Ginger Bread (Vegan)

Click Here for a Print-Friendly Recipe This loaf is dark and spicy with rich, espresso-notes from the sweet, rounded stout, has sharp, peppery ginger, and is studded with sweet, nutty pecans. A celebration of the softer, sweeter, richer and darker things in life, this loaf […]

Vegan Hearty Black Bean “Meatballs”

Vegan Hearty Black Bean “Meatballs”

Click Here for a Print-Friendly Version Food is an every day occurrence- be it special occasion, on the go, elaborate and intricate, from the freezer- food is a part of our every day lives. When I was growing up, a big part of food was […]

Cold Weather Cabbage Soup with Butternut Squash and Turmeric

Cold Weather Cabbage Soup with Butternut Squash and Turmeric

Click here for a Print-Friendly Recipe Looking outside and watching snow fall down, or coming inside after shoveling, or even just spending all day inside a house your too environmentally conscious (cheap) to heat beyond a barely livable point all leaves you wanting something warm […]

22 Vegan Sunflower Seed Recipes to Brighten Your Day

22 Vegan Sunflower Seed Recipes to Brighten Your Day

The days are getting darker- around where I am in New England, the sun is setting around 4pm, and by 7 I’m wondering if it’s time to start thinking about bed. Having so little daylight can really start to get you down, but with the […]

Green Tea Vegan Matcha Truffles (AKA Grinch Truffles)

Green Tea Vegan Matcha Truffles (AKA Grinch Truffles)

Click here for a Print-Friendly Version This post should be titled, “How the Grinch Made Christmas”, because these delicious, green treats are sure to have everyone feeling in the Christmas Spirit. My vegan matcha truffles have a smooth, cashew-based, matcha-flavored inside and a dark, silky […]

Roasted Carrot, Garlic and Rosemary Soup + The Ultimate Vegan Cookbook Review

Roasted Carrot, Garlic and Rosemary Soup + The Ultimate Vegan Cookbook Review

Have you ever had something that just seemed to be the essence of a vegetable, despite other flavors weaving in and out, accenting but somehow highlighting the essence of that vegetable? That’s how this roasted carrot soup with garlic and rosemary is. It’s all about […]

Holiday Baked Vegan Cheese with Guava Swirl

Holiday Baked Vegan Cheese with Guava Swirl

Click Here for a Print-Friendly Version Warm and creamy, with a smoky crust and a soft gooey center and bright, vibrant pops of sharp, sour, and sweet guava paste, this soft, spreadable baked vegan cheese is sure to start of any holiday party right. It […]

75 Vegan Gifts Under $50 for Every Vegan on Your Gift-List

75 Vegan Gifts Under $50 for Every Vegan on Your Gift-List

Although spending time with the people you love is the most important thing about the holidays, gifts are a pretty big part too. The holiday season has many of us filled with stress, and finding gifts (which sound be joyous) can often just add to […]

The Ultimate Vegan Christmas Cookie- Vegan Spruce Sugar Cookies

The Ultimate Vegan Christmas Cookie- Vegan Spruce Sugar Cookies

Click Here for a Print-Friendly Recipe Walking by a Christmas tree lot, or through an evergreen forest, you’re greeted with whiffs of sharp, sweet and refreshing spruce or pine. The smell evokes the feeling of warm fires, vanilla, cinnamon, hot chocolate, cold rosy cheeks- basically, […]

Eggplant, Chestnut, and Mushroom Vegan Holiday Loaf

Eggplant, Chestnut, and Mushroom Vegan Holiday Loaf

Click here for a Print-Friendly Version Around the holidays, most festive gatherings tend to center around a large piece of meat (often a turkey, ham or lamb). It can be hard to get as excited about Thanksgiving when it’s so often called “turkey day” (although […]