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Homemade Dairy-Free Alfredo Sauce (or Dip)

October 30, 2011

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Do you ever feel like you have just glimpsed inside the mind of a famous chef? I certainly did after creating this dairy-free Alfredo masterpiece. Did I mention that my entire family thought it was made with cheese? Yeah, they were all surprised it was vegan. One of the perks of being completely dairy-free is accidentally making […]

Poor Man’s Vegan English Mini-Pasty

September 29, 2011

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Ohmygoodfriend’spajamas. Sometimes I surprise myself with supremely superb dishes. I wish I were still hungry, just so I could eat another one of these vegan mini-pasties. When I was in England, my kind English pal introduced me to English pasties. Pasties are a sort of smaller calzone filled with beef, potato and onion, although there […]

Swordfish: The Healthy Steak of the Sea

September 22, 2011

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This week I cooked swordfish for the first time in my life. As a young twenty-something and on a tight budget, I buy whatever is on sale. Although I would love to eat salmon twice a week, it’s just not happening. Woe is me, I had to try swordfish to fill my imaginary fish quota […]

Fall Vegetable Medley Extravaganza!!! (but really just sweet potatoes, squash and chicken)

September 15, 2011

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Fall is here! Woooooo! It’s time for fall vegetables, apples (and apple sauce!), pears (and pear sauce!), and all those wonderful harvest foods. Oh my goodness, I cannot wait to make pumpkin muffins and apple crisp. I. cannot. wait. This week, I started off the fall vegetable medley extravaganza with sweet potatoes and yellow squash. […]