Archive for Month: December 2012
2012: The year opportunity knocked…and I answered.
2012: The year opportunity knocked…and I answered.
Collard Green, Sweet Potato and Adzuki Bean Soup + Vegan News You Can Use (12/30/12)
This week: veganism is a 2013 trend (?), Philly and LA get vegan kudos, vegan recipes for New Year’s Eve, and more. Plus, a Collard Green, Sweet Potato and Adzuki Bean Soup recipe!
Jackfruit and Sweet Potato Enchiladas Recipe (and my favorite pressure cooker cookbooks)
New to pressure cooking? Here are three of my favorite cookbooks for vegan pressure cooking and, bonus, I share my new Jackfruit and Sweet Potato Enchiladas recipe!
Our Hen House: An interview with the founders of the multimedia hub that helps YOU change the world for animals
We hope that Our Hen House helps people see that not only is becoming vegan necessary and attainable, but so is taking the next step, and moving beyond just changing what we eat.
Our first Christmas Eve and Christmas in Colorado
From the Garden of the Gods to a brewery to Christmas Dinner in Manitou Springs, we had a very merry Colorado Christmas.
Let living vegan be your gift to the animals…
Wishing a compassionate Christmas to all who celebrate it. SOURCE
Tofu, Chickpea, Artichoke and Potato Soup
Did you finally get that pressure cooker from Santa? I’ve got recipes! Try this new, super-easy Tofu, Chickpea, Artichoke and Potato Soup recipe!
Warm Squash and Cranberry Salad Recipe + Vegan Holiday Links You Can Use (12/23/12)
‘Twas the Sunday before major holiday fun and you just might need some vegan recipes! Find links to Warm Squash and Cranberry Salad, Chai Spiced Hot Chocolate, Pumpkin Cake and Macadamia Mallow Frosting, and more!
Pigs are friends, not food. Eat this BBQ Pulled Jackfruit Sandwich.
Jackfruit, the magical, “meaty” fruit flesh that shreds! Try this BBQ Pulled Jackfruit recipe as an alternative to pulled pork…because pigs are friends, not food!
Multivore Holiday Cooking, Gifting Vegan Lifestyle Coaching, and Holiday Survival Tips
Today you can find me on Our Hen House (The Multivore Holiday Challenge), Vegan Mainstream (Give the Gift of Vegan Lifestyle Coaching) and my December coaching newsletter is out (Tips for the Holiday Vegan).
Living my vegan life in Colorado
We are settling into life in Colorado, enjoying majestic views and vegan eats!
TODAY: Neat Market (Vegan Shop-Up) in Denver + Vegan News You Can Use (12/16/12)
Don’t miss the Neat Market, a vegan shop-up, in Denver today! In the news, go down-free, study indicates a vegan diet is helpful against cancer, hummus alternatives, Anne Hathaway’s mega-hot vegan bondage boots, and more!
Piri Piri Cauliflower Steak + Kale and Kabocha Squash Salad with Cinnamon and Nutmeg
Dazzle your omnivore friends with this very easy vegan-version of a steak, featuring cauliflower. Bonus! The side of kale and kabocha squash make this meal a nutritional powerhouse.
JL’s Favorite Vegan Things – The Holiday Edition!
Still looking for holiday gift ideas? Here are just a few of my favorite vegan things!
Vegan Holiday Gift Ideas: A guest post from Jennifer Gannett
Looking for compassionate giving ideas this holiday season? Vegan Lifestyle Coach and Educator Jennifer Gannett shares a huge list of fabulous holiday gift ideas!
Vegan breakfast recipes: Tofu and Pinto Bean Hash + Savory Oatmeal Porridge
How about some hot, hearty and delicious plant-based breakfast ideas? Start your day with Tofu and Pinto Bean Hash or Savory Oatmeal Porridge. You’ll be full for hours!
Hot Holiday Breakfast Bowl + Vegan News You Can Use (12/9/12)
Eat this Hot Holiday Breakfast Bowl of quinoa, nuts, and cranberries and then read this week’s vegan news: cookies, side dishes, warm soups and stews + calcium and Vitamin D3.
It’s Moringa: My review and you can save $25 on Vegan Cuts
I am proud to be a part of the Vegan Cuts blogger review program; Vegan Cuts is the leader in weekly vegan deals and is home to a fabulous online vegan market. A few months ago I reviewed MuLondon moisturizer (loved it) and today I am delighted to review the latest Vegan Cuts deal: the It’s Moringa Sampler, including Moringa Green Superfood Powder, tea bags, loose leaf tea, and veggie capsules. What exactly is Moringa? Moringa Oleifera, referred to as a miracle tree, is also known as “mother’s best friend” in East Africa and the “most nutritious leafy green on dry land“: […]
Dining out, vegan-style, in Colorado Springs
What a delicious week! Dining out, vegan-style, in Colorado Springs is easy at Trinity Brewing Company, Adam’s Mountain Cafe, Rasta Pasta, Raven’s Nest Coffee, and Spice Island Grill.
The pressure cooker saves the day (Vegan cooking with one pot)
The movers have my kitchen! So I’ve been cooking out of one pot, my pressure cooker, and loving every meal from it!
Nava Atlas on How to Tame Winter Squashes and Sugar Pumpkins
Nava Atlas shares tips on working with winter squash and sugar pumpkins and offers up a fabulous Pan-Seared Winter Squash and Fresh Corn recipe.
Reporting from Colorado: Vegan news you can use (12/2/12)
This week in vegan news you can use: Ellen and eggs, the Dalai Lama wants you to go vegetarian and Tal Ronnen offers tips to put taste into your vegan cooking.
Home! (JL goes Vegan in Colorado)
A drive through Missouri and Kansas, with vegan eats along the way, lands us in our new home in Colorado Springs!