Viva Vegan Dinner of Deliciousness!

I love vegan cookbooks.  I really do.  I have a ton.  I read them instead of novels or graphic novels or magazines or whatever it is that “normal” people read. But…here’s the thing.  I rarely make recipes from them.  I just…don’t really plan ahead in…

Raw Coconut Green Curry!

Sometimes, when my every-now-and-then coffee habit slips back into a one-a-day coffee habit and I start feeling a little strung out, a little need-my-fix-y, and I start craving (and obliging the cravings for) bread and more grains than I know my body can handle –…

The Anatomy of a Grain Bowl

To say I’ve eaten enough grain bowls for a lifetime might be an understatement.  After four years of working at two of the cities most popular vegan eateries, let’s just say it’s the rare day I’m interested in a bowl of brown rice with veggies,…

Nacho "Cheese" Kale Chips & Sauce

I was going to call this post “Saucy & Juicy,” but then I didn’t.  Oh well.  I’ve been fighting off a sore throat and achy-cold-type-thing since I got to Salt Spring Island on Thursday.  It’s been over a year since I’ve had a full-blown cold,…