I'm a Vegetarian. Don't Judge!

I love vegetables… covered in bacon Hey, plants have feelings too! You can’t afford meat? I can’t live without bacon I like animals… on my plate! Do you eat animal crackers? You carrot-murderer! These are the kinds of comments that I hear all the time. Whenever someone learns that my family and I are vegetarians we brace ourselves. Most of the time people are cool, throw out a few jokes that they seem to think will make us laugh. Sometimes we laugh so it isn’t totally awkward. It is though.  “How do you know someone is a vegetarian? Don’t worry, they’ll tell you!”  Mmmhmm… I’ve heard that one too....more

Plum Sauce for One

 Plum sauce is happiness in a jar. It’s both sweet and sour, and it’s both the main event and a wonderful accompaniment. In this way, it’s like the best musician ever. 5 fresh plums, halved and pitted1 clove garlic, minced...more

Raw Jalapeno Coleslaw (Sugar Detox!)

We consume WAY too much sugar.I recently read that in the 1800's, on average a person would consume 9 pounds of sugar in a whole year. Today, that number has skyrocketed: the average person consumes around 150 pounds of sugar a year! Yes, shocking. In fact, I think I just gained two pounds writing that....more

Enjoying the Bounty - Eating Seasonally

I think we're all quite happy to be welcoming warmer months and along with it comes a beautiful bounty of produce vying for our attention!  Vine ripened tomatoes, juicy peaches, beautiful strawberries, and dark leafy greens have finally arrived!...more

Make This Now: Gluten-Free Vegetable Quiche with Cashew Herb Crust

It may already feel like summer, but we have a couple more of weeks of late spring before the seasons officially change, which means you still have time to make this lovely Spring Vegetable Quiche with Cashew Herb Crust from Dishing Up the Dirt before it gets too hot to turn on the oven. ...more
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Make Some Carrot Almond Hummus in Cucumber Cups for a Summery Snack!

 Carrot Almond Hummus in Cucumber Cups...more