Category Archives: vegetables

Low-Calories, Low-Fat Hummus [vegan mofo, day 11]

The blog world seems to really love hummus. It is, after all, very delicious, healthful; makes for a perfect appetizer spread, condiment, or dip; and packs well for a snack or lunch on the go. Snack to take to work! … Continue reading

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Not Just for Raw Foodies [vegan mofo, day 10]

Of course, not day ten of mofo for me. It’s more like my fourth post. 😕 Anywho…. Working in a mostly raw, all vegan cafe, I get a whole lotta good ideas for what I can create at home. The … Continue reading

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Vegan Velveeta? [Vegan Mofo Day 3]

I have never eaten Velveeta before. Nor do I ever aspire to. Why? Because I trust those who give me a grimacing look when I mention the ‘V’ word. I don’t need any more answer than that! (Please) enter: my … Continue reading

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Sneaky Vegetables

You’ve heard of apple butter. You’ve probably heard of pumpkin butter. Heck, you may have even heard of mango butter. But did you know that a creamy, versatile spread can be more than delicious, but pack in the nutrition of … Continue reading

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True Veggie Straws!

Those who have a food dryer know the Ima-try-and-dry-everything-cause-it-seems-like-a-good-idea syndrome. For instance, my ooh-I’m-brilliant idea of drying green onion stalks….didn’t work out too well. Most rotted before drying entirely :(. However, the ones that did crisp well were delicious! I … Continue reading

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“This one has got to work”

I’ve been saying that with every recipe test, of whatever nature, for the past week. I thought that if I tried enough combination of weird ingredients, I was bound to get something good. But to no avail. I knew I … Continue reading

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Free Veggies?

The amount of waste in America is appalling. Not only on an individual level, where kids in school don’t think twice about scraping half of their lunch into the trash can, and composters are not widely prevalent, but on a … Continue reading

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