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Gluten-free Soy-free Oil-free Vegan Sausage Crumbles

I was possibly a little too excited to receive an advanced copy of Kathy Hester’s latest book, OATrageous Oatmeals: Delicious & Surprising Plant-Based Dishes From the Humble, Heart-Healthy Grain. Oats are one of my favorite ingredients because they’re...

Donut Salad or Droutons or Something Equally as Stupid

First came the cronut. Then the donoli. I just heard about wonuts here in Chicago. Earlier this week on my Facebook page I wondered what the next donut hybrid might be. Dalad, perhaps – donut salad? So how does one make a donut salad? Make a mixed greens donut,...

Vegan Crepe Recipe + Vegg Giveaway

I had a chance to check out Vegg, the plant-based egg yolk replacer that’s been simultaneously sweeping and weirding out the vegan community. Yes, there are lots of whole food options for egg replacement in your recipes (click here to download my handy egg &...

The New Chicago Diner Cookbook Review & Recipe

When I was a kid, my grandparents would take me to IHOP just about every weekend. My grandma and I would switch up what we ordered depending on our moods, but my grandpa always ordered the Rooty Tooty Fresh n’ Fruity. Only, he wouldn’t actually speak that...

Vegan Super Bowl Snack Party: Curried Tofu Dip

This recipe comes to us from Agnes Barton-Sabo, the super babe/mastermind behind Betty Turbo. She also happened to illustrate my book so she’s pretty great! Check out all the other Vegan Super Bowl Snack Party posts while you’re at it! Vegan Super Bowl...

Vegan Super Bowl Snack Party: Bacon-Wrapped Scallops

I nearly fell off my chair when Laura from Banana Curl Vegan Girl sent me this one! Heart of palm are the star of the show in this smoky, savory recipe. Pro tip: Look for vegan Worcestershire sauce in cheapy stores like Dollar Tree! Check out all of my Vegan Super...

Vegan Super Bowl Snack Party: Buffalo Wings

Thanks to Sarah (follow her on Twitter @sarah_smore) for submitting this Super Bowl must-have: Buffalo wings! They’re spicy, savory and just messy enough to make them fun. Check out the other Vegan Super Bowl Snack Party recipes, too! Vegan Super Bowl Snack...

Vegan Super Bowl Snack Party: Sweet Potato Chili

I received this recipe submission from Casey who swears by this chili, and says, “I actually hate football but passionately love 7-layer dip.” Check out the other Vegan Super Bowl Snack Party recipes here! Vegan Super Bowl Snack Party: Sweet Potato Chili...

Vegan Super Bowl Snack Party

So maybe you’re not the biggest sportsball fan in the world. Perhaps the thrill of watching teamguy make a championship is lost on you. Look, it’s OK. You can still have fun at the party you will inevitably be invited to because while everyone else is...

Vegan Super Bowl Snack Party: Game Day Dip

I pulled this recipe from my book as part of my Vegan Super Bowl Snack Party post! <– Click for more football-worthy snacks! I shock and horrify my punk rock friends with my genuine love of football. Yes, they are the same jocks who laughed at us and called...

Virtual Vegan Potluck: Whatsa Panzanella

For my very first Vegan Potluck I thought I’d use the featured ingredient – beets – the laziest way possible… by sharing a recipe from my book! In my dreams, I have a cooking show called Snackdown in which I prepare a meal for a famous...