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Virtual Vegan Potluck Reminders. And: Prizes!

If you’ve put off signing up for the next Virtual Vegan Potluck on December 13, you’d better get on it! There’s only about a week left to add your name to the list of plant-powered …

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Just in Time, It’s Vegan for the Holidays!

I’m stepping a bit outside of my usual unrefined parameters to share a very special holiday recipe from Ms. Zel Allen. I met Zel via her site, Vegetarians in Paradise, when she was gracious enough to …

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Virtual Vegan Linky Potluck 21

From the look of our clicks, we were all seeking warm comfort foods last week! Let’s see what kind of comforting cold-weather dishes we can come up with this week! If you’re new here, you …

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Three Days of Matcha: Creamy Greens Matcha Soup with Tofu Croutons

*Yawn* everyone knows the many virtues of kale, right? One cup has (blah, blah) only 33 calories yet packs 3 grams of protein. Kale also contains lutein – an important nutrient for eye health – …

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Three Days of Matcha: Matcha Latte Tart + Kiss Me Organics Giveaway

  Matcha Mint Body Scrub is all well and good, but let’s get to the eating! Not too long ago I broke with tradition and instead of ordering my customary 16-ounce soy latte (no foam, …

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Virtual Vegan LINKY Potluck 20

Don’t forget to enter these two giveaways here on An Unrefined Vegan: Plant Power by Nava Atlas Kiss Me Organics Matcha Powder Also, sign up for the December 13 Virtual Vegan Potluck is still open …

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Three Days of Matcha: Matcha Mint Body Scrub & Kiss Me Organics Matcha Giveaway

I love matcha powder so much and have been using it so often lately that I decided to spread this Kiss Me Organics giveaway over three separate posts – each with a recipe. What?! NEW …

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Review, Recipe, & Giveaway: Plant Power by Nava Atlas

As you can tell, I’ve been catching up on a backlog of cookbook reviews and giveaways. I hope you haven’t tired of them yet, because I have several more scheduled over the next few months (The …

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Virtual Vegan LINKY Potluck 19

Have you signed up for the worldwide Virtual Vegan Potluck happening Saturday, December 13? If not, join the party by clicking here! I still need a couple of mentors to assist participants in the weeks ahead. …

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OATrageous Oatmeals Giveaway & Chickpea Veggie Soup

There are a few things in life you can count on: the sun rising in the east each morning; happy and excited greetings from your dog (and a bored yawn from your cat) when you …

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Virtual Vegan LINKY Potluck 18

We had a great showing at last week’s VVLP – so nice to have new blogs joining in! Thanks to everyone for sharing your recipes!  In case you are new to the weekly festivities, here’s …

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Review & Giveaway: Vegan Chocolate by Fran Costigan

Whenever I felt completely daunted about how much recipe testing, writing, and photography I had to do for my cookbook, I’d look over at the tempting pile of cookbooks that were waiting for my review. …

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

If you’ve put off signing up for the next Virtual Vegan Potluck on December 13, you’d better get on it! There’s only about a week left to add your name to the list of plant-powered ...

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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!

If you’ve put off signing up for the next Virtual Vegan Potluck on December 13, you’d better get on it! There’s only about a week left to add your name to the list of plant-powered ...

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

If you’ve put off signing up for the next Virtual Vegan Potluck on December 13, you’d better get on it! There’s only about a week left to add your name to the list of plant-powered ...

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Are You Experienced (in the Virtual Vegan Potluck)?

If you’ve put off signing up for the next Virtual Vegan Potluck on December 13, you’d better get on it! There’s only about a week left to add your name to the list of plant-powered ...

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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

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

If you’ve put off signing up for the next Virtual Vegan Potluck on December 13, you’d better get on it! There’s only about a week left to add your name to the list of plant-powered ...

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Virtual Vegan Potluck Happening Worldwide, May 11, 2013

If you’ve put off signing up for the next Virtual Vegan Potluck on December 13, you’d better get on it! There’s only about a week left to add your name to the list of plant-powered ...

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Dehydrator Love

If you’ve put off signing up for the next Virtual Vegan Potluck on December 13, you’d better get on it! There’s only about a week left to add your name to the list of plant-powered ...

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Vegan Cuts Sample Box Giveaway on the VVP Blog

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Getting & Giving

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Savory Pumpkin Pie with Shiitake Mushroom Streusel

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Compassion Couture $25 Gift Certificate Giveaway

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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

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A Terminal Illness Primer for Caregivers: Comfort

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Growing Microgreens Step by Step E-Book Giveaway

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

If you’ve put off signing up for the next Virtual Vegan Potluck on December 13, you’d better get on it! There’s only about a week left to add your name to the list of plant-powered ...

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

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Christmas Morning Peanut Butter & Chocolate Chip Waffles

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

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

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

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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

If you’ve put off signing up for the next Virtual Vegan Potluck on December 13, you’d better get on it! There’s only about a week left to add your name to the list of plant-powered ...

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