A month ago, I had never heard of quinoa (keen-wah). Now it is absolutely everywhere. How do I know? Well, first of all, I made this Black Bean and Tomato Quinoa recipe for a pot-luck dinner party and someone invited at the last minute (ie, not involved in the who’s-bringing-what game) ALSO brought a quinoa dish. We were all shocked....more
It’s June! This month I’m participating in NaBloPoMo (National Blog Posting Month). Participants are committed to updating their blogs once a day. I’m participating as an exercise to hone in on my blog mission. I want to really focus on the “how.” How I can bring you helpful and fun insight into eating and living vegan....more
I have a lovely friend who's just a few centimeters away from having her first baby. She recently posted on her blog a great list of ways to assist a friend upon the arrival of her newborn, a list she was given by an equally lovely friend of ours. Many of the ideas include ways to help out by providing food, lasagna naturally being one of the suggestions.