Vegan kids evoke all kinds of responses from folks. Even professionals often aren’t quite sure what to make of them. I’m here to tell you however that vegan kids are just kids. It’s absolutely possible to raise vegan kids without sacrificing their access to “fun” kid food. We still love mac and cheese! Nor are […]
Vegan Old-Fashioned Sour Cream Doughnuts have been on my mind for a long time. Often vegan donut recipes are baked, and while I’m sure they’re tasty, they’re just cute little bundt cakes to me. For special occasions I’ve also used the trick of taking a can of accidentally vegan biscuit dough, punching out the middles, […]
French Toast. Ahh, the classic diner staple. Many vegan recipes call for things like bananas and coconut milk. Delicious, but detectable. This french toast, however, uses just a bit of your favorite plant milk, aquafaba*, & vanilla extract. It’s a quick and easy breakfast you could even easily make in a non-vegan kitchen. Perfect when […]
Vegans eat! Shocking, I know. There’s a lot of mystery surrounding veganism at times. It probably doesn’t help that we’re mysteriously never hungry because we ate before we came. So, I thought I’d share my weekly menu plan that helped us stop eating out and start saving. I never wrote down a formal plan until […]
Vegan Jackfruit recipes are often some variation of pulled pork or barbecue, but it can be so much more versatile than that. I never was one for barbecue, but growing up in the Southwest, machaca was a breakfast staple. Machaca was a dried meat, much like a jerky, that was used on rancheros in Northern […]
This vegan pumpkin pie is a pumpkin pie at heart, don’t let the crumble fool you. Smooth, not too sweet, but it’s rich. Realllly rich. A small piece is plenty to savor with a cup of coffee or tea in the morning if you don’t feel like making breakfast. Many vegan pumpkin pie recipes call […]
Vegan biscuits and gravy are one of my husband’s favorite foods. I like to make a big batch for leftovers, so do feel free to adjust amounts to suit your needs. So often vegan gravies bear little resemblance to gravy. It’s totally fine if you’d rather make a veggie puree, but I prefer to just […]
Quick and easy vegan waffles & pancakes. You probably already have the ingredients in your pantry.