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Raw Pink Breakfast Bowl

[Many thanks to everyone for your kind wishes about the new book! I was blown away by the tremendous response to my call for recipe testers. Thank you! I’m still happy to take names for the next few days before I begin to sort according to your locations–I am looking for people worldwide. So keep […]

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Memories of Canadian Beef*

*Or, This Is Not a President’s Choice Product**

*Or, See How Much I Want to Attend Eat, Write, Retreat ?

[Voilà–homemade, veggie-based “beef” jerky. Well, it looks like beef. . . ]

The other day, I was bemoaning the fact that there are a bunch of cool […]

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Three Cheers for Winter: Raw, Raw, Raw!

So: I’m going to make an effort to try to attempt to give it my best shot and strive to endeavor to maybe have a crack at liking winter a little more. I mean, I can’t complain about it right through until April, can I? (okay, don’t answer that). Well, with […]

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Borscht to Beet Stress*

*Okay, it’s a horrible pun. But I”m an English teacher. We’re genetically programmed to come up with groaners like that.

[Don’t forget you can still enter the Reader’s Choice Cookbook Giveaway until Tuesday! And the SOS Kitchen Challenge, hosted by Kim and me (and featuring prizes from each of us!), will continue until the […]

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SOS Apples: Greens with Roasted Beet, Apple and Almond Feta

[For those of you in the Toronto Area, I hope you can drop by and see me at the Vegetarian Food Fair at Harbourfront this weekend! I’ll be doing a recipe demo (one of my favorite cakes from Sweet Freedom) with free samples at 12:00 noon on Sunday, September 12. Other Toronto-area foodies like Meghan […]

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SOS Kitchen Challenge: BEETS–The Roundup!

It’s time for the very first SOS (Sweet or Savory) Kitchen Challenge Roundup!

When Kim and I first introduced the first SOS Kitchen Challenge last month, we decided to choose an ingredient that we both liked and that would suit both our specialized diets. But we had no idea so many of […]

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Brilliantly Beet Smoothie

[EL-LENd Me a Hand campaign update: Ellen listed my humble little self-published cookbook on her “Books Ellen Reads” page! I couldn’t be more thrilled–and I know it only came about because of all of you–so thank you, thank you! This quest also seems to have developed a life of its own. . . seems a […]

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Beet Burgers and The SOS Kitchen Challenge!

[Seen here on romaine leaves with a side of homemade cultured vegetables.]

I can hardly believe it, but today is the HH and my thirteenth anniversary! And to think they said it would never last! Of course, when we met, we were just love-struck kids a one-night stand riding the subway two […]

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Would You Like that Pizza All Dressed, with Pepperoni?

I heard there’s this thing calleed “Super Bowl Sunday” going on today. Personally, I’ve never really seen the point. I mean, seriously, what’s the big fuss? A bunch of slightly overweight guys gripping a ball, then running and throwing it and then all that tumbling on the ground. Gee, and all […]

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Flash in the Pan: Gingery Beet Salad

[Sometimes, you just want to eat something now. I’ve decided to offer a mini-post every once in a while, for a dish that comes together incredibly quickly or else is so easy to make that no recipe is required. Here’s today’s “Flash in the Pan.” (For other FitP recipes, see “Categories” at right).]

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