February 2012

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Okonomiyaki

Vegan Weekend: Okonomiyaki

One of my favorite places to eat when I lived in London was Abeno Too. They specialize in okonomiyaki, a Japanese dish that lands somewhere between a pancake and an omelette, but is definitely not breakfast food. Thanks to diligent experimentation by my husband and lots of taste-testing by me, our vegan version is awesome […]

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Bulldozer by blprnt_van

Why Are Environmentalists So Terrifying?

Have you heard? There’s a new extremist faction on the loose. One so scary governments are issuing warnings, concerned citizens are cowering behind their SUVs, and business leaders quake in their real leather boots. Who are these hideous creatures who’ll stop at nothing to destroy our very way of life? Environmentalists of course. This week, […]

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Cereal Boxes

Should I Eat This? A Guide To Food In The 21st Century

Ever caught yourself staring blankly at the back of a food package, unable to tell whether eating it will fill you with goodness or kill you? Have you ever heard the jingle for a food item and suddenly started craving that food? Ever stood staring blankly in the grocery aisle, mesmerized by all the choice? […]

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Beefless stew

Vegan Weekend: Beefless Beer Broth Stew

When I was a kid, I wasn’t into chips or chocolate or hot dogs, like a normal child. I adored, loved, craved, and dreamed about one meal: beef stew. My mom would prep the ingredients first thing in the morning while my siblings and I swirled around her, getting our breakfasts and bag lunches ready […]

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