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vegan asian slaw

vegan asian slaw

We had dinner with some friends last night, and I was tasked with bringing a salad. I remembered this recipe that I found on Pinterest, and thought it would be the perfect opportunity to try it out. I needed something that was quick and easy to throw together and vegan, obviously. I knew I didn’t … Continue reading

vegan breakfast challenge: over easy

It’s pretty safe to say that Matt’s favorite meal of the day is breakfast. He would eat breakfast food three times a day if given the chance. We celebrated his birthday this weekend, and I knew I wanted to take him out to breakfast this morning as part of our weekend celebration. As a vegan, … Continue reading

restaurant review: uchenna

I spent the afternoon out yesterday with my mother-in-law. We did a nice hike and then went to lunch. We decided to try Uchenna, an Ethiopian restaurant that neither of us had been to before. Uchenna is located in Old Colorado City, right near Colorado Springs, and there is plenty of free and metered parking … Continue reading

product review: beyond meat

product review: beyond meat

Have you heard of Beyond Meat yet? The fake meat product that is so similar to chicken, it’s scary. Mark Bittman tried the product in a blind taste test and couldn’t tell the difference. The taste and texture of Beyond Meat is very similar to chicken. It shreds and looks just like chicken. Give it … Continue reading

recipe review: vegan mac ‘n’ cheese

recipe review: vegan mac ‘n’ cheese

Very early on in my vegan adventure I attempted to make vegan macaroni and cheese. It was a disaster, but I learned a few important lessons that night. First, I will never again make a macaroni and cheese recipe that calls for tahini. Second, I will always use a mild tasting milk when making macaroni … Continue reading