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YumUniverse: Fig & Caramelized Onion Tart

I am lucky enough to be attending the launch party for Heather Crosby‘s YumUniverse: Infinite Possibilities for a Gluten-Free, Plant-Powerful, Whole-Food Lifestyle. (If you’re planning to be in Chicago on November 7th you should come too!) On her blog...

Chia Apple Spread Recipe from I Like Toast

I like toast. I really do. I could eat toast every day. Toast with vegan butter. Toast with avocado and salt. Toast with jam. In an effort to help everyone enjoy toast as much as I do, Stephanie Strowbridge has created  I Like Toast: Every Morning is a Good Morning....

Free Vegan Halloween Recipes eBook

I had lots of fun teaming up with Cara Reed, Kathy Hester and Richa Hingle as well as AbesMarket.com to make a free downloadable Halloween recipe book. Every recipe is 100% vegan, and many have oil-free and gluten-free options as well.  After you download it here, you...

Vegan Treat Yo Self Favorite Things and Giveaway

Update: The contest has now ended, but there are several awesome coupon codes in this post that are good through the end of October so please check out my product recommendations and visit these shops! A few months ago I rounded up some of my favorite things and did a...

10 Favorite Vegan Potluck Dishes & Cookout Foods

Last year at Vegan Mania I saw in the “Ask an Expert” booth for a bit and had a great time fielding questions about everything from replacing eggs in cake recipes to how to talk to your family about being vegan without starting a fight. One question I got...

BurgerTime Whoopie Pie Recipe

Today I’m sharing a recipe from my cookbook with my friends from the Virtual Vegan Linky Potluck.  BurgerTime, for those of you who are too young to be reading this book. is an early 80’s video game featuring Chef Peter Pepper’s quest to assemble giant...

Vegan Taco Lasagna Recipe

This is my absolute favorite recipe from my cookbook, which is why I chose to share it in the Virtual Vegan Linky Potluck. In third grade I used to spend all my Scholastic money on Garfield books. It bummed my mom out, but those books taught me two important life...

Vegan Nacho Chee-Zee Sauce Recipe

Pour it over nachos and baked potatoes, dip your chips in it or bake it into a casserole. This zesty version of my vegan Chee-Zee Sauce has just enough heat to let you know you’re eating nacho “cheese,” but not enough to blow your taste buds off. Of course, if you’re...