Recipe: Chickpea Salad Sandwiches

Many, many months ago when Sinéad visited me, we had lunch at a vegan restaurant where she ordered a chickpea salad sandwich. I love chickpeas in every form that’s ever entered my mouth, so I was immediately intrigued (but not as intrigued as I was by the “All-American vegan burger” I ordered that really did taste like … Continue reading

Tips For the Holidays (Or Why You Should Stop Complaining About Black Friday and Be Thankful Instead)

I am honestly astounded by the strange sense of entitlement people seem to have today. I’ve seen so many statuses and shared articles about Black Friday — moreso than I feel I’ve ever seen before around this time of the year. I’ve figured out that it’s because two stores notorious for participating and being crazy … Continue reading

Recipe: Pumpkin Pie Cheesecake

It’s that time of the year again!  I’m sure you’ve seen all the recent advertisements for pumpkin this and pumpkin that — Coffee! Cupcakes! Dip! The holiday pumpkin rush is one of my most favorite annual bandwagons to jump on, and I am happy to inform all of my readers that 2013 is no exception! … Continue reading

Extra Life Fundraiser + Happy Birthday, Kasyie!

View my EXTRA LIFE 2013 PROFILE ! There are some moments in your life that stay with you forever. Sometimes the moments are good, and the feelings you remember make you smile. Sometimes they aren’t, and they don’t. I have a lot of these moments. I think it’s pretty safe to say that we all … Continue reading