Yes, I know, Italian. Not low carb. But actually not too high carb. And besides, you have to let yourself indulge a little or else you go crazy being too strict.
Portobello officially opened in Portland a couple of months ago and for a multitude of reasons Jim and I had not yet made it […]Continue Reading →
It feels good to detox a little. It feels great, actually.
A little bit of background, to explain why we are doing the lower carb diet right now. Partly, it’s to detox after months of having cookies, cakes, pies, etc in the house non-stop. Sure, it’s been fun, but it’s also made for many […]Continue Reading →
Mmmm… breakfast. Have I mentioned how much I love breakfast yet?
Thanks to the waffle cart in North Portland, Flavour Spot, I fell in love with maple butter and veggie sausage waffle sandwiches a few years ago. But I’m too lazy to make waffles, so we sling pancakes on the griddle and call […]Continue Reading →
Some of the best things in life come in bowls. Ice cream, cereal, pudding, all good things indeed. But wholesome meals can come in bowls, too.
Like pesto pasta:
Sure, you don’t have to eat pasta in a bowl… but I think it’s tastes better this way. This pasta is whole wheat penne from, […]Continue Reading →
Breakfast is my favorite meal. Pancakes, yogurt, cereal hot or cold, fresh fruit, hot tea, toast with Earth Balance and jam, hash browns, the list goes on and on. But there are a couple of things that I particularly love, the kind of breakfast foods that I literally dream about. The main one is a […]Continue Reading →
I am the queen of buying vast quantities of vegetables and then completely forgetting about them until it’s too late. Jim always gets on me about it, but I go into it with the best of intentions.
I noticed tonight that I had some broccoli on it’s way out, along side some snow pea pods […]Continue Reading →
Nope, not that kind of book tour. Not yet, at least. I took some time off of work last week and early this week to work on the book. I have a hard time focusing in the house, as I am easily distracted when there are other things to fiddle with, so I figured getting […]Continue Reading →
Whew! Taking a breath now. Midterms are over. I have 4 weeks until finals (I hate quarters, I’m a semester kind of gal). Ah, that’s better.
Two of the button packages were sent back to me because they were “too thick” and required more postage, so I will be resending those tomorrow. I can’t imagine […]Continue Reading →
Squirrel’s Vegan KitchenGo back in time to my original blog: Squirrel’s Vegan Kitchen!
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