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

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

Recipe: Apple Cinnamon Pecan Oatmeal Stuffed Baked Apples

I love apples. LOVE THEM! The stores up here in Boston all have at least 10 different types of apples to choose from; I didn’t even know that many existed! While perusing through the aisles at Barnes & Noble, Nick and I found a booklet filled with all the different kinds of apples that grow … Continue reading

Recipe: Kale & Chive Quinoa Patties

A few months ago I made Quinoa Stuffed Beefsteak Tomatoes for Nick and I during one of our health kicks. Neither of us had ever eaten the strange grain called quinoa (pronounced keen-wah) before, but we loved it. It’s very healthy and full of good things that makes your body happy — Plus, it takes … Continue reading