Category Archives: Vegan

Vegan Peanut Bowl

We drove to Florida and back in April. I have said to before, and I will say it again: the south is where your health goes to die. It was so hard to eat healthy en route. It’s just one … Continue reading

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Cauliflower Buffalo “Wings” with Homemade Blue Cheese Dressing

Buffalo chicken wings are in my top five favorite foods (pizza, meatballs, tacos, and beef Wellington round out the list- healthy, I know.)  But when I really think about it, it’s not the actual chicken that I love, it’s the buffalo sauce. So hallelujah, … Continue reading

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Panzanella

I live right on the Hudson River, and as I was walking my dog last week I thought to myself, “Someone should teach yoga or something like that here.” And then I thought, “Hey I’m qualified to teach something like … Continue reading

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Swiss Chard Salad with Lemon

My first farm share of the season came yesterday! I am so excited, especially since I ate zero vegetables this week (trying to clean out the freezer.) As I am trying to include more vegan meals into my diet, I … Continue reading

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Asian Cole Slaw

Between noon and 3 on the plate below is the Asian Cole Slaw that I made as part of my vegan meal. I found gluten free ramen at Whole Foods to put on it, but I think just breaking up … Continue reading

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Red Lentil Kofte

Every year around this time, I get a sinus infection and I have to go on antibiotics. This year I took matters into my own hands and self-treated. It was a full-time job that included  tea tree oil in boiling … Continue reading

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Summer Chili

 I have not cooked anything new this week because I was on jury duty for 6 days. It was the worst! The case should never have gone to trial and it was a total and complete abuse of the justice … Continue reading

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BBQ Pinto Beans

I kept hearing all about the Thug Kitchen cookbook, and I decided to take a look for myself. It’s vegan, but wow was I impressed. I still have my library copy, but I just ordered it from Amazon. I have … Continue reading

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Chicken Yakisoba

You see articles all the time about drunk people posting stuff on social media that they should not have posted. Yesterday morning, I woke up to find one of my former students all over TMZ because she had posted a … Continue reading

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Red Cabbage Side Dish

*Originally posted November 1, 2014 I made it though Halloween without one piece of candy. I did pretty well over my two week fast, only having a few cookies after my 10 mile run, and a cupcake last Tuesday. (My … Continue reading

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