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“Don’t Be Too Timid” fridge magnet giveaway

Suffering from timidity or squeamishness? Write a funny caption to this photo in the comments below, and I will send you a fridge magnet to remind yourself not to be too timid. (By the way, you can read about the … Continue reading

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Raw vegan savory ice cream sandwiches

“The icy chill of sorbet wakes up your mouth. Your mind anticipates something sweet, but your tongue registers something unexpected, something savory. The effect is like seeing a favorite actor in a surprise movie cameo: first confusion, then surprise and … Continue reading

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5 Great Vegetarian Recipes

{A year-plus of Meatless Monday meals} During my week of vegan eating, I felt great and learned a lot, but I had more than a couple boring meals. Since then, I have been eating vegetarian at least a day or … Continue reading

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Macadamia cherry chocolate vegan cake pops

My entry in the vegan raw cake pop challenge: Macadamia cherry chocolate vegan cake pops 1 1/2 cups raw macadamia nuts 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa pinch salt 3/4 cup dried cherries 10 medjool dates 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract I started … Continue reading

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Vegan for a Week, Part Two

Sweet potato enchilada (Vegan for a Week, Part One) After a week of vegan eating, I am surprised how little I missed meat. I missed dairy a lot more, especially cheese and yogurt. I am sure, though, that if I … Continue reading

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Vegan for a Week, Part One

Butternut squash, chickpeas and green beans, brown rice, and spinach I am three days into a week of vegan eating. So far, so good. Some things I’ve learned: Animal products are everywhere I was surprised to learn that many foods … Continue reading

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