Tag Archives: Cooking

Foodie Tuesday: Why You Should Always Follow the Recipe

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People think I’m good at cooking because I can follow a recipe. However, following a recipe doesn’t mean I’m good at cooking; it means I’m good at reading. Unfortunately, I’m not always good at following the rules, which is why, every once in a while, I mess up a recipe big time. The most recent instance happened only last week, while I was attempting to make sunflower seed butter chocolate chip cookies. Continue reading

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Foodie Tuesday: Vegan on Vacation

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Full Disclosure: I’m writing this post with a margarita in my hand. Why? Because I’m in Mexico and I can do what I want. Three of my gal pals and I are spending Spring Break south of the border, and life could not be better, or more delicious. Continue reading

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Foodie Tuesday: 5 Delicious Recipes for the Lentils Newbie or Pro

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Standing over the bulk bins of my local Whole Foods, I decided to do something I wanted to do for a long time. I grabbed a scoop, reached in, and gathered up a ton of green lentils. Continue reading

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Foodie Tuesday: Vegan Chili and Cornbread Like You’ve Never Seen Before

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Forget everything you know about cornbread. Instead of having a bowl of warm vegan chili with a side of cornbread, we made cornbread waffles topped with vegan chili. Continue reading

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Foodie Tuesday: Kitchen Sharing 101

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There’s ground turkey in my freezer. It’s not mine, I swear. I’m just holding it for a friend. Continue reading

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Foodie Tuesday: A Vegan Survival Guide to Eating Out

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Like many people with dietary restrictions and/or food allergies, I’m uncomfortable in restaurants. Best case scenario: I have to ask for some form of special treatment, which the server and chef willingly give. Worst case scenario: I’m a burden on everyone everywhere on the planet in the history of time. (As you can see, I’m really good at keeping things “in perspective.”) Continue reading

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