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Snow Day!


School was canceled for today (much to my students’ delight) and after we shoveled our van out of the driveway and went to the store for provisions, we’re in for the day.  Here are some images from an IV snow day: I assure you there’s oatmeal under all those fixins: almond milk, ground flax seed, […]

Spanksgiving 2009!


Take heart fellow vegans, small victories are still possible! This year, for the first time ever, we did away with the traditional mixed Spanksgiving (omni/vegan) “Separate but Equal” dinner in favor of something more communal. You know the meal–an entire vegan feast alongside an entire non-vegan feast, a multitude of dishes that are identical, save […]

Out Sick!


Hello all! I’m sorry I’ve been so remiss in posting–I’ve come down with a case of the flu and have spent much more time on the couch or in bed than in the kitchen. Amy was amazing enough to make me this Chick Pea and Rice Soup, a variation of our Chick Pea Noodle Soup. […]

Goodbye, Bogle (Hello Vegan Wine)


I’ve been a naughty vegan, and it’s time to mend my ways. Farewell Bogle! So, this being the Vegan Month of Food and all, what better time than now to talk about drinking vegan? It kind of makes sense–I’m normally obsessed with food, so Vegan MoFo’s focus on food isn’t really a change of pace […]

Neko + Best Friends Animal Society


We saw Neko Case last night at the Crofoot  in Pontiac, MI–’twas stellar, as expected. Neko’s a fellow animal lover, so she and her record label ANTI- are donating five dollars to Best Friends Animal Society for every blog that posts the mp3 for the song People Got a Lot of Nerve from Middle Cyclone. […]