Archive for February 2013

Vegan Gluten-Free and It's Snowing Outside...

It’s a strange title.  Snow days are fun, especially when everyone is home and there is no electricity.  Boiling water in a pot over the fireplace.  Making smores with the kids.  That is what makes great memories.  Forget the graham cracker, who needs it, a smore can be a smore with chocolate and vegan marshmallow. ... Read more »

Most Delicious Vegan Gluten-free, Mish Mosh Cookie

Most Delicious Vegan Gluten-free, Mish Mosh Cookie
I just got home and I craved a cookie.  I never much crave veggies or an entrée, just cookies.  Not only did I crave a cookie, but I also wanted to bake.   Looking around for what I had on hand, I discovered chocolate chips, oatmeal, peanut butter, and assorted nuts and seeds plus raisins.  Nice... Read more »

I CAN'T BELIEVE ITS NOT WHEAT BREAD: VEGAN GLUTEN-FREE REMAKE

I CAN'T BELIEVE ITS NOT WHEAT BREAD: VEGAN GLUTEN-FREE REMAKE
I have just baked the tastiest vegan gluten-free (vgf) sandwich bread.  It just came out of the oven, and not wanting to wait I sliced a piece added vegan butter and had a mouth orgasm.   Have I been a vgf person for so long that this has now become my bread and I no longer... Read more »
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GFV Sugar Cookies

What is better than a warm cookie out of the oven?  It’s kind of tough when you have to worry about what is in the cookie that will give you a belly ache.  You’ve been to the GFV bakeries and the cookies are expensive and you don’t just want one cookie but a bunch.  It... Read more »

I Want Cake Gluten-Free and Vegan!!!

Who isn’t in the mood for cake when a cookie just won’t do?  It’s a problem when you are vegan and gluten-free (VGF).  You just can’t go to your corner bakery and indulge.  Sometimes the grocery stores carry VGF products but they taste stale and not what you are looking for.  So what to do? ... Read more »

Vegan Gluten-Free Fast and Easy Snack

Vegan Gluten-Free Fast and Easy Snack
I’m so hungry.  I want something sweet, salty and really good.  In the fridge I have tangerines, blueberries, avocado and on the counter in my kitchen a banana.  What to do??  I took a cup of previously frozen blueberries (large bag at Costco, very inexpensive), chopped up the banana and ½ an avocado, peeled the... Read more »
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Vegan Gluten-Free (VGF) Savory and Warm Lentils and Rice

Vegan Gluten-Free (VGF) Savory and Warm Lentils and Rice
It’s cold and dreary and everyone is having stew for dinner.  Your belly aches for substance.  There are only so many veggies and fruit a person can eat.  Being VGF is tough and there isn’t much out there that is tasty or not outrageously expensive.  How does a warm bowl of lentils and rice sound?... Read more »

Freeze It!

Freeze It!
I love to freeze food.  Why?  Because I always have something to eat and it’s handy.  Feeding my 3 boys and a husband who are carcass eaters and at times will or won’t eat the dish I have prepared for my meal and also as an extension to their meal, can be challenging if not... Read more »