Category Recipes

Recipe: Farmer’s Market Sandwich on Fresh Ciabatta Bread

Yesterday when Zack and I were at the farmer’s market buying most of our food for the week, the fresh baked bread guy gave us two loaves of ciabatta bread for free! We got way excited and ran home to make sandwiches right away. We didn’t have much food at home other than the produce […]

Recipe: Lentil Tacos & a Night in the Cemetery

Last night, my boyfriend, my sister, her husband and I all went to a screening of The Addams Family at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery. I hadn’t been to see a movie at the cemetery in nearly two years, so the trip was long overdue. It’s the perfect thing to do on a warm summer night […]

How To: Homemade Brazil Nut Milk

In the last five years or so, I’ve really slowed down my consumption of store bought nut and seed milk. I used to buy it all the time and drink it daily, but those days are long gone. Now I’ll keep a small container of it in the fridge in case I need to bake […]

In My Bag Week 3: Favorite Non-Essentials

Last week, I went over most of the produce I buy on a regular basis and how I prepare it. Now that we’ve got the basics out of the way, it’s time to start exploring the stuff you’ll use all the time that isn’t technically essential to your survival. These can be a littler pricer than your basics, but […]

Recipe: Real French Onion Soup

Even though literally any food that exists can be made vegan, I always hear people say there are ‘just a few things’ that can never be made entirely from plants no matter what. One of those things is French Onion Soup. I don’t know what about French Onion soup seems so mysterious and elusive. It’s probably the ultra-savory […]

Review: Field Roast Frankfurters

Last week, I was grocery shopping with my boyfriend and he suggested we pick up some of the Field Roast Frankfurters to try for the first time. They’re available at a ton of baseball stadiums now, so we figured we would try them out and see how they hold up to the classic Dodger Dogs […]

In My Bag Week 2: Produce

Last week, I covered a few of the basic items I buy regularly and like to keep around the house. This week, I’m focusing on produce exclusively. Ideally, an assortment of fresh fruits and vegetables would make up a majority of our diets. However, what produce we should be buying regularly varies so much seasonally and by […]