We all have things in our lives that we do a little, well, half-baked. We are an ingenuitive species, so when things don’t work for us we either create something that does or modify what already exists. And from that spirit, we also find new uses for old or broken things.
I have purchased a […]Continue Reading →
No, Alberta is not a person (although I work with someone by that name, so that could be weird). Alberta is a street in NE Portland and it’s quickly becoming one of the tastiest streets in town.
Homegrown Smoker is the vegan BBQ foodcart that opened a couple of months ago. They used to be […]Continue Reading →
Okay, so in the last post I mentioned that I’m not much of a girly-girl. And now here is more evidence to the contrary.
Jim was out of town last weekend and it made me think of a scene from an episode Sex and the City (yes, I’m a huge SATC fan) where Carrie […]Continue Reading →
Women do not have to sacrifice personhood if they are mothers. They do not have to sacrifice motherhood in order to be persons. Liberation was meant to expand women’s opportunities, not to limit them.
No, Martha is not vegan. Nor are her cookbooks or show terribly vegan-inclined (although searching “vegan” on […]Continue Reading →
I love muffins.
No, that is an understatement. I LURVE muffins!
Muffins and cookies share a common characteristic that I hold dear, which is why they are both such popular items in our house. They are like a blank canvas, begging to be tinkered with. So tasty and so versatile, these treats have a […]Continue Reading →
Before we get into this post, you need to go watch this video from the Vita-Mix people. Click on “nut butter” under the little TV screen. Just the first few seconds or so, but you have to hear how this chef/actor pronounces the words “nut butters”. I freaking love it, it just cracks me […]Continue Reading →
I love my rice cooker. It’s one of my best friends in the kitchen, which is ironic because I used to think they were stupid.
This is a very cheap rice cooker. Soon I will be upgrading to a very nice one, but we bought this one as a tester a little over a […]Continue Reading →
Squirrel’s Vegan KitchenGo back in time to my original blog: Squirrel’s Vegan Kitchen!
Tags21.5.800 baking banana beans berries birthday breakfast brownies cakes canning chocolate cookbook cookies cooking cooking show cupcakes give away gluten free greens harry potter health holiday baking holiday meals kittehs muffins nostalgia nuts oatmeal peanut butter pie pumpkin quick eats quinoa real food recipe resolutions review soup summer TJs treat of the week vegan mofo vegan mofo 2009 video vita-mix