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Vegan Soft Serve in LA!

Wednesday, August 1, 2012

There have been a few attempts at vegan soft serve over the years but Milky’s on Robertson Blvd really blows everything I’ve tried before out of the water.  Milky’s offers both regular fro-yo and a vegan version…. and the dairy-free... 

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I’m on Pinterest!

Thursday, March 29, 2012

I’ve been playing around on Pinterest lately, so if you are on it — FOLLOW ME!  I’ve been posting Vegan Beauty Products, Cruelty-Free Shoes, Cruelty-Free Accessories, Vegan Outerwear, Vegan Yummies, Vegan Cookbooks, Pets for Adoption,... 

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Get Spork-Fed!

Saturday, December 24, 2011

I recently caught up with the sisters of Spork Foods, Jenny Engel and Heather Goldberg, to discuss their first cookbook, Spork-Fed (out now!).  I’ve known Jenny and Heather for years and have always been a fan of their super fun cooking classes (now... 

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Vegan Pumpkin Bread Recipe

Saturday, November 12, 2011

Just in time for the holidays, here is my family’s prized recipe for pumpkin bread that I’ve been veganizing for the last few years. My grandma used to make this, then my mom, and now I make it every year.  Now that I’ve started baking... 

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Vegan Tiramisu – Finally!

Monday, July 19, 2010

After a bunch of tests, I finally am pretty sure I have mastered the holy grail of vegan desserts – tiramisu.  The lady finger recipe is in part inspired by the one on Insomniac Chef, along with a combination of “traditional” recipes... 

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Adoptable Pet of the Day

Adoptable Pet of the Day: Meet Mr. Smiles, Gertie, Abigail

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Mr. Smiles (#13-00854) is a year old Rabbit. In his own words:  I am a happy-go-lucky little guy who would love a home to call my own.  Sometimes I get so happy, I do flips in the air!  Cilantro is my absolute favorite, so bring some veggies and come snuggle with me! Rabbits are pets with special... Read More

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Vegan Shoe of the Day: Charles David

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Did you know that Charles David has a vegan section on their website?  Well, you very well might, but I just found out.  Now, I’ll be honest… I’m not crazy about the offerings (the exception being the svelt “Adele” pictured above, on sale for $59 here) but props to Charles... Read More

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Pressed Juicery Post

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  I’ve been really into juicing lately, ever since getting a Breville juicer over the holidays.  In February I did my first juice cleanse in a couple of years, via the lovely ladies at Juice Maids.  I’ll admit my results were mixed.  Overall the juice selection... Read More

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Baby It’s Cold Outside!

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As soon as it starts to get cold, I always get tons of questions about where I stock up on sweaters suitable for vegans.  So here are a few toasty tops I’ve harvested from the interwebs just this weekend… happy shopping! If... Read More

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Vegan 101: My Favorite Cookbooks

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One of the easiest ways to get into being vegan is to treat yourself to a few good cookbooks.  The market for vegan cooking guides has exploded over the last few years, and without some direction, typing in “vegan cookbook” into Amazon will yield a laundry list of authors that is overwhelming... Read More

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R.I.P MCA

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  “Lookin’ for a girl, I ran into a guy. His name is MCA, I said, ‘Howdy’ he said, ‘Hi’.”  I was devastated to hear this morning that Adam Yauch aka “MCA” of the Beastie Boys has died of cancer.  I heard the news on KROQ while driving down... Read More