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Scoty’s Marinara Sauce from Crossroads by Tal Ronnen

It’s hard for this Italian girl to stray from her grandma’s marinara recipe, but I think she’d forgive me once she tried this slightly sweet “gravy” from famed Vegan restaurant Crossroads Kitchen.  Try this in Grilled Garden Vegetable...

Easy Herb Ricotta from Crossroads by Tal Ronnen

If you haven’t tried Kite Hill cheese yet consider this my official recommendation to do so immediately. If you have, consider this another reason to keep buying it. With just a few ingredients you can fancy up your store-bought vegan ricotta into...

Bronx 12 News: Healthy Fall Recipes

Food For Thought Autumn recipes News 12 Bronx from Natasha Geigel on Vimeo. Earlier this month I had the pleasure of filming a few segments with Brooklyn 12 News’ Natasha Geigel. (While I was in town I may or may not have eaten at Dun Well Donuts and Champs...

Chipotle Lime Chickpeas + Plant-Based Journey Giveaway

 People ask me how to get started on a plant-based diet all the time. That’s why I wrote my Vegan 101 Crash Course – but it’s been accused of being a we bit sassy. So for those who want a guide that will educate and ease you into things, there is The...

Veggie Potpie Pasta Recipe

My friend Kathy Hester is at it again – The Easy Vegan Cookbook: Make Healthy Home Cooking Practically Effortless is like, her 800th vegan cookbook and this one might just be my favorite. No fuss, no exotic ingredients you’ll need to mortgage your house to...

Maple Quinoa Salad Recipe + Fit Foodie 5k Giveaway

Quinoa and maple syrup, they go together like peanut butter and jelly. No, for real. Not only do quinoa’s toasty, nutty flavors sing when touched with a touch of naturally sweet maple syrup, but I Heart Keenwah and Pure Canadian Maple Syrup are both going to be...

Giveaway: Non-Dairy Yogurt That Doesn’t Suck

A few years ago, New York hardcore band Sick of It All and I had a very public conversation about the nastiness of soy yogurt. They recommended coconut, but I was too scarred by my soy experience to try it until now. Coconut Dream just launched a non-dairy yogurt made...

Free Shipping on Bake and Destroy Gear

If you’ve been sleeping on picking up one of my new Max Heron-designed t-shirts now is an awesome time to do it. Spreadshirt has extended a month of free shipping to Bake and Destroy fans! Just click the SHOP link above, load up on gear like my Hot Rod Vegan...

#BowlofStuff: The Nonie Bowl

I had the pleasure of teaching a class at Whole Foods this past weekend – if you follow me on Facebook or Instagram you’re well aware as I have been posting about it for a month. I had a birthday party that no one showed up to once as a kid so I have this...