Blog Topic: Holiday

Happy 4th of July

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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

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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

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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 ...


Vegan Pizza Day

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Today is Vegan Pizza Day -- I actually just found out about this yesterday but hey! better late to the party then totally miss it!

At first I was sort-a bummed that I wasn't home in NYC to eat at my favorite vegan-friendly pizzeria, Slice Perfect.

If I've never talked your ear off about this place: gimme a sec. I love Slice Perfect because ...


Best of 2010

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Top 10 of 2010! Well, doesn't this post title have a nice ring to it?

I can hardly believe 2010 is almost over! 2010 has been a crazy year for me (and Happy Herbivore)...but mostly filled with wonderful events, opportunities and new friends!

At the start of the year, I was just finishing up the recipes in my cookbook (which will finally be ...