Blog Topic: Holiday

Celebrating the Biscuit

Category: Holiday |

September 1st is my new favorite holiday. What holiday is that, you ask? The first day of National Biscuit Month, of course! What? You aren't enamored with biscuits? I've never visited anywhere more South than Chicago (and that's not very South at all!) but I have a romanticized idea that in the South everything is comfy, cozy, and warm. And people sit ...


Vegan Pizza Night

Category: Holiday |

Last night on Facebook a fan let us in on their favorite 'fast' food- Dominos cheeseless pizza with our pizza sauce from The Happy Herbivore Cookbook (p. 242) slathered on top! Ever since we saw the post, we've had pizza on the brain so tonight's dinner was a pizza party!

Our pizza was topped with sauce,cheese, fresh basil, tomatoes, green olives and ...


Happy 4th of July

Category: Holiday |

Happy 4th of July! Since I'm traveling today to speak and demonstrate at Vegetarian Summerfest, I had a cookout with my friends a few days earlier. 

Here are our delicious vegan eats:

Baked Beans (p.199) and Potato Salad (p.189) from The Happy Herbivore Cookbook. The baked beans were such a hit, that my friends actually made them the next day for another ...


Heart-Healthy Valentines Day Recipes

Category: Holiday |

Happy Valentines Day! Today is also Lily Bean's 4th birthday!

Here are some of my favorite "romantic" recipes from the blog an cookbook.

Baked Tofu Parmesan (p. 139)

Cheesecake (p. 219)

Fettuccine Alfredo (p. 163)

Seitan Piccata (p. 145) or Chickpea Cakes Piccata

Oyster Mushroom Scampi

Andrea's Puttanesca


Fat-Free Superbowl Sunday Recipes

Category: Holiday |

Alright, I admit it: I hate football.

But!

I do love going to Superbowl parties. I look at Superbowl Sunday as an excuse to get together with friends and eat good food (and feed vegan treats to unsuspecting omni's). 

I also learned early in life that it's important to see the commercials during the Superbowl because everyone talks about them at school or ...