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