i’m struggling to write this post because i feel like everyone is over it all at this point. am i right? i can’t even bring myself to cook anything, or even set foot in my kitchen for that matter. but everything turned out so yummy. how about you? my belly is huge, and i can’t stop snacking on leftovers, but i’m thrilled with the outcome … Continue reading thanksgiving afterglow.
i’m IN LOVE with this soup. i want to marry it and have its babies. i’ve had two bowls of it today and cannot wait to wake up tomorrow morning and have another bowl of it for breakfast. this recipe was inspired by a recipe i saw on http://www.theblendergirl.com, but i changed it up a bit to suit what i had in my fridge. but … Continue reading thai coconut pumpkin soup.
yes, folks, this is your basic thanksgiving post. well, maybe not so basic, because i live in a house divided. there’s a vegan in my family, a vegetarian who hates cheese (isn’t that also a vegan), a little girl who hates cheese, another little girl who likes to eat meat right off a bone like no one else does in the family (weird), at least four … Continue reading THANKSGIVING 2018.
HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!!! i’m just gonna leave this picture here, to remind you that thanksgiving is coming… so you might wanna eat some KALE before “game day”!!!! that’s what i’m doing! in fact, i’m even making a kale salad FOR the big day! it’s a special one, with raw brussels sprouts sliced thinly, maple candied walnuts, and a vegan caesar dressing that is to DIE FOR. here’s … Continue reading sweet vegan caesar dressing.
hey kids ~ gather ’round for STORY TIME! (if you’re busy and just need the dang recipe, scroll down) a few years ago, the hub and i were driving out of town, and we stopped to get breakfast at one of your typical pancake-n-eggs restaurants. i ordered an omelette with a side of hollandaise sauce and the woman thought i was speaking martian. she had … Continue reading eggs benedict ~ featuring vegan holiday sauce.
hello food lovers! are you, by any chance, wine lovers as well? how about music lovers? i’m sure most of you know that i am a professional singer, but maybe some of you don’t? anyway, i have a new concert series, called The Society of Song, and the next event is coming up soon! this next SOS is a special one, so i thought i’d … Continue reading wine and music!
who knew that this evening’s meal would make it on the blog? crazy! i was really scraping the bottom of the proverbial barrel when i put this meal together. but it turned out so good that i didn’t want to forget about it! it’s true what they say ~ necessity really is the mother of invention, ain’t it? here’s what i had. some veggies that … Continue reading wild rice stew w/veggies.
hello strangers! happy fall!!!!! i have been working on making a diet change FOR GOOD. that’s a double-meaning right there! it’s going to be for the good of my heart, soul, and gut, but it’s also going to be forever ~ for good. i am making a life-change to the cleanest eating i have ever attempted, and i am on fire about it! clean eating. … Continue reading new me!
hello friends. this is a gentle reminder from your loving, veggie-obsessed blogger… salads don’t have to have lettuce in them. here’s the evidence… who needs boring lettuce? you can make a yummy salad like this, and put it in the fridge, dressed and all, and it will just get better and better over the next few days. it’s such a healthy and quick snack. and … Continue reading lettuce-free salad.
happy rainy thursday, kansas city! i love, love, love days like this. i don’t know if it’s the scottish in me, but a rainy day is always a good day. it rained on my wedding day seven years ago, and this bride loved it. so, i felt the need to get some thoughts out, and i decided to share them. this blog post is all … Continue reading ch-ch-changes.