Like most vegetarians, eating mayonnaise is out of questions. All the vegetarians I know, myself included, don't eat eggs.So, over the years, I have tried a few mayonnaise recipes but nothing came close to this one. What makes this recipe a perfect consistency is the Silken tofu. Once you make it, it looks exactly like regular mayoI added cardamom to make it more aromatic. Also, the taste is amazing....more
http://healingtomato.com/blog/2014/07/21/potato-salad/I have always loved potato salad, but, all the potato salads have included yogurt. So, I came up with a simple recipe for vegan mayo and created a potato salad for it.This recipe is perfect for summer lunches or even brunch. The recipe includes some very colorful potatoes and the vegan mayo includes cardamom...more
You do not need to adhere to a vegan diet to enjoy these light, crispy on out the outside, tender on the inside, waffles. The first time I ever served them, only one person at my table was on a plant-based diet. One of the meat-eaters remarked, “these are so light and buttery, almost like a pastry from a shop”....more
Monday's are my quinoa or pasta nights. I usually feel like the house is in complete disarray from the weekend and I spend more time on getting the house back to normalcy and less time in the kitchen.. After the weekend I also really want a home cooked meal and usually a hearty one. Quinoa and pasta are it! Easy to do, quick, filling and totally enjoyable. It's not about working smarter, not harder!
I took my new puppy over to the community garden and found some apples on the ground. I wasn't quite sure whether the apples on the tree were quite ripe yet but the one's on the ground were fair game for using in a painting and then eating so here is a little study that I did of them. I could have taken them a step further but I liked the lose feel of this little study so I think I will mark it finished and pop it on ebay. To visit my painting blog CLICK HERE...more
Since I have places in my yard that get no mowing ( my garden ) I am able to see what might sprout up on its own. I pull plenty of Bermuda grass but I am finding so many edible things that want to be there naturally. Last night I made curried greens from some of the plants that I allow to stay in the garden. Just for fun, I researched their nutritional value ....more
If you are looking for a quick and easy dinner, raw tacos are the way to go. Don't let 'raw' food scare you -- these are delicious. Use this 'meat' to make lettuce wrap tacos or add some to your taco salad or nachos. The options are endless.