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Virtual Vegan LINKY Potluck 17

So, Kel and I recently took a road trip to my hometown of Cleveland to take a break after the long, hot summer and the cookbook work, but primarily to spend time with my parents.  Oh, …

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Everyday Vegan Eats by Zsu Dever: Giveaway & Chocolate Chip Cookies!

Zsu has been a regular participant in our weekly Virtual Vegan Linky Potluck, and I finally got the time to spend with her recently-published cookbook, Everyday Vegan Eats. One of the things I love about Zsu’s …

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Virtual Vegan LINKY Potluck 16

Welcome to the Virtual Vegan LINKY Potluck 16! What the heck is the VVLP? Well, it’s just like the Virtual Vegan Potluck – but this one happens every single week! Each and every Wednesday, you can …

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Sugar- & Oil-free Creamy Pumpkin-Coconut Pie.

I’m one of those people who stocks up on canned pumpkin and enjoys eating it (and butternut squash and sweet potatoes…) all year-round, but I appreciate that for some folks, there’s only one season in …

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Virtual Vegan Linky Potluck 15

Have you all gotten your free download of 10 Vegan Halloween Recipes? This is a fun little e-book only at Abe’s Market that has recipes from Kathy Hester, Vegan Richa, Fork and Beans, and Bake and …

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Celebrating Jazzy Vegetarian Television Show’s Fourth Season with a Recipe & Giveaway!

I gave up on the Food Network ages ago. It seems they’re more interested in reality shows with ridiculous premises (make a 5-course meal out of panko, dehydrated strawberries, ramen noodles, and gristle. Go!) than featuring …

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Virtual Vegan LINKY Potluck 14

Welcome to the Virtual Vegan LINKY Potluck 14! What is the VVLP? Well, it’s just like the Virtual Vegan Potluck – but this one happens every single week! Each and every Wednesday, you can come here to share your …

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White Wine Garlic Butter

As you’ve probably surmised from my last few (and far between) recipes, I’m keeping things very, very simple lately. Case in point: garlic butter. Three ingredients if you don’t count black pepper and a quick …

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Virtual Vegan LINKY Potluck 13

Welcome to the Virtual Vegan LINKY Potluck LUCKY Number 13! Are you new here? What is the VVLP? Well, it’s just like the Virtual Vegan Potluck – but this one happens every single week! Each and every …

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VEGAN TACOS by Jason Wyrick: Roasted Poblano Guacamole, The 4 Essential Components of A Good Taco, & A Giveaway

At first glance, Jason Wyrick’s new cookbook, Vegan Tacos: Authentic & Inspired Recipes for Mexico’s Favorite Street Food, looks like – well, a cookbook. But even a quick glance through the opening pages reveals that …

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Virtual Vegan LINKY Potluck 12

Welcome to the Virtual Vegan LINKY Potluck 12! If you’re new here, what is the VVLP? Well, it’s just like the Virtual Vegan Potluck – but this one happens every single week! Each and every Wednesday, …

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Macadamia Nut Spreadable Pepper-Herb Feta on Yummie Nation.

I’m just going to tease you with photos today – and then send you to Yummie Nation, where I’m a contributor, for the recipe for my gluten- and oil-free Macadamia Nut Spreadable Pepper-Herb Feta. I shared …

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Remembering 9/11

My friend, Angela of Canned Time, put together a post of recollections from September 11, 2001 from food bloggers – The Fit Vegan Ginger, The Road to Serendipity, Ordinary Vegan, Bunny Kitchen, The Vegan 8, VeggieGirl, as …

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Virtual Vegan LINKY Potluck 11

A quick personal note here. I haven’t been as attentive to some of your blogs as I would like and that’s because my cookbook manuscript deadline is only a couple of weeks away. I’ve still got …

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Chipotle Sausage, Peppers, & Guacamole Flatbreads with Cilantro Cream

You probably didn’t notice it, but there is something new on my website – a small gray icon with two “thought bubbles” that floats on the right hand side of the page. That’s the sign-in …

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Virtual Vegan Linky Potluck 10

Welcome to VVLP10! Before we dive into last week’s most popular recipes, Angela, Poppy, and I have made one small change to how to Potluck works: you will no longer be asked for a back …

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Decadent Gluten-free Vegan Baking Giveaway and Meet Cara!

You know that panicked feeling you get when a special person is coming over to your house and you look around and realize that dust has settled over every flat surface, there’s a pile of clean …

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Virtual Vegan LINKY Potluck 9

Has it been a week already?! I hope you all are hungry, because Angela, Poppy and I have some beautiful plant-based foods to share with you courtesy of last week’s VVLP participants. Feast your eyes below! …

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Double Chocolate Hazelnut Shookie

This warm weather drink is an “outtake” recipe from my upcoming cookbook; just couldn’t squeeze it in, so I thought I’d share it here.  This rich drink is not quite thick enough to be a …

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Virtual Vegan LINKY Potluck 8

We had a fantastic turn-out for last week’s Potluck – so many incredible plant-based dishes! Let’s see if we can outdo ourselves this week! For a refresher course on how this link thing works, please …

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On Curly Hair, Mud Toothpaste, & Washing with Witch Hazel (My So-Called Beauty Routine)

Being the beauty and style-maven that I am…I thought I’d share some of my – ahem – “secrets.”  Just as I’ve made huge changes in the way that I clean my home – i.e., making …

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Virtual Vegan LINKY Potluck 7

While Angela is galavanting around beautiful Alaska, Poppy and I are holding down the fort here at VVLP Central.  A quick reminder, we share your gorgeous dishes on Instagram, Pinterest (with link back to your …

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Cantaloupe Cream Shooters

Kel didn’t plant cantaloupe this year. And yet we have a veritable army of volunteer plants and a steady stream of melons. Along with its real estate-hogging pals watermelon, zucchini, acorn squash, and butternut squash – …

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Virtual Vegan LINKY Potluck 6

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Hello there!  Welcome to the 6th Virtual Vegan LINKY Potluck!  Please enjoy the deliciousness from last week’s winners and then don’t miss out – – enter your own dish for this …

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Everyday (Super)food E-book Giveaway

Today I have the pleasure of introducing you to Danielle Dewar of the food blog, Baking Backwards, and recent self-published cookbook authoress! Congratulations, Danielle!  She and I go waaaay back to many Virtual Vegan Potlucks and …

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Roasted Apricot Custard Pie, BlogHer, & Jazzy Vegetarian Radio

Wednesday was a pretty good day for me and An Unrefined Vegan.  After a long absence, I recently re-created my BlogHer account, updated my profile and photo, and added a few posts – a recipe and a …

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Virtual Vegan LINKY Potluck 5

It’s Wednesday and that means that it’s time for the VVLP5! Keeping things short and sweet, here are the most popular (calculated by number of clicks) dishes from last week’s Potluck: Appetizers Zucchini Chickpea Fritters …

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Kathy Hester’s OATrageous Oatmeals OXO Giveaway

It’s been giveaway crazy around here lately and I’ve got another one for you today! Actually – another two (in one)! Stellar vegan cookbook author, Kathy Hester, and kitchen utensil giant OXO have teamed up …

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Vegan Beans From Around the World: Review & Giveaway + Navy Bean Pie

Every dish in this book is good food, not just good vegan food. – Kelsey Kinser Over the past month – when I need a break from creating and eating my own recipes for my …

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Virtual Vegan LINKY Potluck 4 & Can A Cookbook Save A Life?

Before I launch into the VVLP4, I’d be grateful if you would take a few minutes to read Holly’s (My Plant-based Family) heart-wrenching post, Can Buying A Cookbook Save A Life? about Gabriel, a sweet …

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Healthy Recipes At Your Fingertips: Vegan Delish App Giveaway & Recipe

So, Kel and I recently took a road trip to my hometown of Cleveland to take a break after the long, hot summer and the cookbook work, but primarily to spend time with my parents.  Oh, ...

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Deep Dark Chocolate Chai Truffle Cakes & The Giveaway Winner

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Creamy Potato & Cauliflower Soup

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Virtual Vegan Potluck: Two Days Away!

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The Virtual Vegan Potluck Returns on November 16. Sign Up Now!

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Are You Experienced (in the Virtual Vegan Potluck)?

So, Kel and I recently took a road trip to my hometown of Cleveland to take a break after the long, hot summer and the cookbook work, but primarily to spend time with my parents.  Oh, ...

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Virtual Vegan Potluck Update #2: Miscellany

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Counting Down and a Vegan Cuts Snack Box Giveaway

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Giveaway: Todd's Seeds

So, Kel and I recently took a road trip to my hometown of Cleveland to take a break after the long, hot summer and the cookbook work, but primarily to spend time with my parents.  Oh, ...

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Ready, Set, POTLUCK! It's Time to Sign Up for the Virtual Vegan Potluck, May 2013 Edition

So, Kel and I recently took a road trip to my hometown of Cleveland to take a break after the long, hot summer and the cookbook work, but primarily to spend time with my parents.  Oh, ...

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Virtual Vegan Potluck Happening Worldwide, May 11, 2013

So, Kel and I recently took a road trip to my hometown of Cleveland to take a break after the long, hot summer and the cookbook work, but primarily to spend time with my parents.  Oh, ...

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Dehydrator Love

So, Kel and I recently took a road trip to my hometown of Cleveland to take a break after the long, hot summer and the cookbook work, but primarily to spend time with my parents.  Oh, ...

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Vegan Cuts Sample Box Giveaway on the VVP Blog

So, Kel and I recently took a road trip to my hometown of Cleveland to take a break after the long, hot summer and the cookbook work, but primarily to spend time with my parents.  Oh, ...

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Getting & Giving

So, Kel and I recently took a road trip to my hometown of Cleveland to take a break after the long, hot summer and the cookbook work, but primarily to spend time with my parents.  Oh, ...

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Savory Pumpkin Pie with Shiitake Mushroom Streusel

So, Kel and I recently took a road trip to my hometown of Cleveland to take a break after the long, hot summer and the cookbook work, but primarily to spend time with my parents.  Oh, ...

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Compassion Couture $25 Gift Certificate Giveaway

So, Kel and I recently took a road trip to my hometown of Cleveland to take a break after the long, hot summer and the cookbook work, but primarily to spend time with my parents.  Oh, ...

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The Winner of the forAnima $50 Gift Certificate Is...

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forAnima $50 Gift Certificate Giveaway

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Want to Know Who Won?!

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Food Bloggers Against Hunger: A Recipe from my Grandmother

So, Kel and I recently took a road trip to my hometown of Cleveland to take a break after the long, hot summer and the cookbook work, but primarily to spend time with my parents.  Oh, ...

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A Terminal Illness Primer for Caregivers: Comfort

So, Kel and I recently took a road trip to my hometown of Cleveland to take a break after the long, hot summer and the cookbook work, but primarily to spend time with my parents.  Oh, ...

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Growing Microgreens Step by Step E-Book Giveaway

So, Kel and I recently took a road trip to my hometown of Cleveland to take a break after the long, hot summer and the cookbook work, but primarily to spend time with my parents.  Oh, ...

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Meyer Lemon, Lime, & "Graham Cracker" Parfaits. Gluten-free.

So, Kel and I recently took a road trip to my hometown of Cleveland to take a break after the long, hot summer and the cookbook work, but primarily to spend time with my parents.  Oh, ...

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Guest Post on The Sweet Life: Ginger Green Matcha "Panna Cotta"

So, Kel and I recently took a road trip to my hometown of Cleveland to take a break after the long, hot summer and the cookbook work, but primarily to spend time with my parents.  Oh, ...

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Christmas Morning Peanut Butter & Chocolate Chip Waffles

So, Kel and I recently took a road trip to my hometown of Cleveland to take a break after the long, hot summer and the cookbook work, but primarily to spend time with my parents.  Oh, ...

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Big Reds: Raw Cherry-Chocolate-Coconut Cookies. Sugar-, Oil-, & Gluten-free.

So, Kel and I recently took a road trip to my hometown of Cleveland to take a break after the long, hot summer and the cookbook work, but primarily to spend time with my parents.  Oh, ...

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Help Me Choose My E-book Cover (Please and Thank You!)

So, Kel and I recently took a road trip to my hometown of Cleveland to take a break after the long, hot summer and the cookbook work, but primarily to spend time with my parents.  Oh, ...

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Smartphone Photography: Apps, Lenses, & Accessories for the iPhone

So, Kel and I recently took a road trip to my hometown of Cleveland to take a break after the long, hot summer and the cookbook work, but primarily to spend time with my parents.  Oh, ...

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Thoughts on Vegetarianism & Oil-free Black Bean, Corn, & Walnut Burgers.

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Mexican-Spiced Roasted Vegetable Sandwich with Green Chile-Chipotle-Cilantro Dressing

So, Kel and I recently took a road trip to my hometown of Cleveland to take a break after the long, hot summer and the cookbook work, but primarily to spend time with my parents.  Oh, ...

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