On my birthday this year, a friend was kind enough to make me dinner despite the very limited number of foods I eat following a restricted version of The Eczema Diet. I was pleasantly surprised as she actually made me dishes that were different from my everyday go-tos, with an appetizer, entrée and dessert. For my appetizer, she made a coleslaw with pears that was
I tend to go through phases for homemade milk. I’ll make some plain homemade almond milk for a couple weeks, and then go back to the convenience of buying the store-bought stuff. Although the homemade milk if a thousand times better, it does take a bit of time and planning (not that much, but still), and it doesn’t stay fresh for long. What I do
Every time I make kale chips, I think that I don’t make them often enough; it is so easy to make, and such a great snack! I usually make more of a cheesy flavour, but wanted to experiment with some other flavours. I first made these amazing thai ginger kale chips from Meghan Telper, which are a bit sweet, and have a delicious ginger flavor
Who says you can’t have cheese as a vegan? You can definitely have delicious cheese! I tried some of the regular processed vegan cheeses available in most grocery stores and I have to say I am not a fan of most. Although I do have phases (lazy phases) when I’ll buy some to make grilled-cheeses, the ingredients alone make it a no-go as a staple.
I love cranberry juice. While the extra tart flavour of cranberries is usually toned down by either sugar or sweet fruit juice, here beets have that function, yielding a hearty and not-too-sweet flavour (and beautiful color). There is even some greens hidden in there, and parsley to detoxify after some holiday partying!