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Portabello Pinto Burgers and Curried Parsnip Soup

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Its beginning to look a lot like…

I’m already dreaming up holiday goodies to veganize. This was a favorite treat in my dairy days. It shouldn’t be too difficult.  I’m thinking I’ll get some vanilla non-dairy ice cream, let it soften a bit, stir in some melted … Continue reading

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Squash and lentil leftovers soup

I’ve been away for a few days in the Eastern Townships and am only getting around to posting this now.  I had some leftovers I needed to clear out of the fridge at the end of last week and wondered … Continue reading

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The Great Pumpkin Beer

You know its fall in Montreal when…. St. Ambroise brews up their Great Pumpkin Ale. A spicy blend of malt, wheat, hops, cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, cloves and .. yes.. pumpkin. 

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Thai Vegan

Happy Sunday everybody!  Summer is still in full, glorious swing in Montreal.  In fact, it looks like a September Back-to-School heatwave coming this week.  As beautiful as the weather is though, I’m having evil wishes for an early frost.  This … Continue reading

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Potato-Leek Soup and Baked Kale Chips… my version of eat real, eat local

The Hellmann’s Mayonnaise “Eat Real, Eat Local” campaign started up over a year ago, but lately I’ve been seeing more and more of it in print, TV, and FB links to the campaign video: http://www.youtube.com/v/dIsEG2SFOvM?fs=1&hl=en_US (and so there I am … Continue reading

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Browsing other blogs.. finding fab pinto bean burgers..

I’ve had so many commercial, packaged veggie burgers this summer that (no offense to veggie burger producers but) I can’t stand the thought of eating another one anytime soon.  Sure, they came in handy when dinner had to get on … Continue reading

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On living with the omnis

On any given day my household can have anywhere from two to five inhabitants: Me and four male omnivores.  Our home is blended in more ways than one 🙂 When it comes time for making tasty vittles, this usually means … Continue reading

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Dr. Greger in the House

Yesterday I had the great pleasure of attending a conference by Dr. Michael Greger, renowned expert on nutrition and public health, physician, author, and public speaker, at the Université de Montréal, sponsored by the Montreal Vegetarian Society. Dr. Greger’s conference … Continue reading

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Tandori Tempeh and Potato Chana Masala

I’m pretty much always in the mood for the flavours of Indian food and its been a long time since I had any tempeh so on Monday I decided to go with those two thoughts and try some Tandori Tempeh … Continue reading

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