Tofutti Pizza Giveaway!

Last month I received a fun treat in the mail – the new frozen pizzas from Tofutti! Both pizzas are cheese (as in...more

Snapshots from my vegan pressure cooking test kitchen

Pressure cookers have been rocking in my kitchen this month! As many of you know, I’m working on the my second book and I’ve been incredibly busy creating recipes. For those of you waiting to hear from me about recipe testing – yeah, well, I realized I had a lot to create before I could pass them along for testing ....more

The Vegan Rice Cooker: Meatless Monday Meal Plan (12/9/13)

If you’ve read my FAQ’s (have you read my FAQ’s?!) you know that I have an obsession with my rice and pressure cookers. ...more

22 Days Nutrition + Vegan News You Can Use (12/8/13)

Shall I start with the obvious? Jay-Z and Beyoncé are trying out a plant-based diet for 22 days. I don’t do a lot of celeb stuff here because I think we set people up to be heroes and then get angry when they don’t live up to what we wanted them to do for the vegan movement – whether they wanted to or not ....more

Meeting the residents of Peaceful Prairie Sanctuary (Sponsor a Rescued Animal)

I recently made my first trip to Peaceful Prairie Sanctuary in Deer Trail, CO. I have been a donor for over a year so it was a real thrill to see where my financial support goes. The residents – cows, goats, sheep, pigs, chickens, turkeys, and more – are well cared for, loved, and have so much spunk and personality ....more

How to Host a Vegan Pop-Up Market in YOUR Community

In October of 2012, when we were still living in New York, we visited Colorado for the weekend to find a place to live. It was our second stay at a hotel in Colorado Springs and, after the first trip, I decided I should visit Nooch Vegan Market in Denver before driving down. I wanted lots of vegan food and treats for the weekend ....more

VIDEO: An omnivore hosts a vegan dinner party

My friend Tammy of 719woman.com and her husband Paul had Dave and me over for a delicious plant-based dinner. This was her first time cooking a vegan meal. Check out the video! ...more

Keeping it Simple: Meatless Monday Meal Plan (12/2/13)

It’s Cyber Monday and I just have to start this Meatless Monday post with a shout-out to my pals at Vegan Cuts, who make the transition to veganism easier by providing access to vegan food, health and beauty items that we may have never known about – small businesses, ya know! Today on Vegan Cuts: The...more

One year in Colorado + Vegan News You Can Use (12/1/13)

One year ago Friday, Dave, Ernie, CK and I found ourselves in Colorado Springs after a four-day drive across country. It has been a magical year. Dave and I both launched our businesses, we bought a home, and we have made incredible new friends ....more

Give the gift of vegan lifestyle or kitchen coaching this holiday season!

Looking for a special gift for the vegan or veg-curious person in your life? Consider gifting them three vegan lifestyle coaching sessions with me (includes a signed copy of...more