April 28, 2015

Aubergine, brinjal, melongene, garden egg, guinea squash, baingan, melanzana… whatever name you call them, eggplants are awesome. Wikipedia tells me that eggplants, being the night shades that they are, are a relative of the tobacco plant, which might explain my addiction to them (although you’d need to eat thirty pounds in order to get the nicotine equivalent of one cigarette, I still think they are crave-worthy, and certainly better for you!) I was lookin...

April 14, 2015

My friend Kelly had heard good things about this bakery called Gjusta, so she and I went for a sunny bike ride around Venice beach yesterday with the plan to stop there on our ride home. This bakery was really cool. So cool in fact, that they didn’t even have a sign or an address number on their plain white building, but it was bustling with patrons nonetheless. In fact, I don’t think they even have a website, bold move Gjusta. After spotting a chef in the...

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Welcome friends! Thank you for coming to visit my kitchen. I love to share easy, delicious, plant-based recipes that make you say, "Oh my, I didn't know I LOVED vegan food!' Please feel free to look around, ask questions, and offer feedback. This is a place of (mostly) healthy comfort food recipes that I hope vegans and omnivores alike will love. 

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