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Thanksgiving Pumpkin Pie (Vegan & Gluten-Free)

For all the Canadians in the crowd — Happy Thanksgiving!!!! We were so thankful to be able to celebrate with family and friends last night. And our wonderful host, Michael, was sweet enough to accommodate all of our food challenges: one gluten-free vegetarian-blogging-vegan-for-the-month (me!), one vegetarian, two omnivore mushroom-haters, and two omnivores who will eat […]

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Mochi: Japanese Sweets in San Francisco

While I was in San Francisco, I went on a lovely walk to the Pier. On my way there, I spied a Japanese sweets shop: Minamoto Kitchoan (648 Market Street). The lovely front window caught my eye, and I thought: “Oooooh, I bet they’d have proper mochi. I want to try those!” Mochi are Japanese […]

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The Pickled Soprano

Happy National Vodka Day! I had no idea it was Vodka Day until I stumbled across something on Twitter this afternoon. It’s also National Taco Day — to celebrate I think you need some gorgeous Collard Green & White Bean Spicy Chipotle Tacos. And while you’re at it, may I suggest a vodka cocktail? The […]

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Collard Green Wrap with Roasted Veggies

I can officially thank Vegan MoFo for one of my favourite dinners ever. I wanted to post a recipe today, so I was inspired to pull together a bunch of stuff into my fridge into a meal. And it worked so well. Usually I take a bunch of leftovers, and put them in a tortilla […]

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Banana Nut Muffins (aka. Ash’s Celebratory Muffs)

The lovely Ash and I were getting together today for some much deserved tea time and a celebration — and as such I totally needed to make celebratory mini muffins. Or “Celebration Muffs” as we are now calling them. I went with banana nut as my flavour of the day, as I had some bananas […]

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Thai Red Curry Noodle Soup

So we all have colds in Casa del Kitchen Operas right now… so it was time for spicy soup. Our usual cold remedy of choice is either a big bowl of Tom Yum with Brown Rice Vermicelli or Miso & Coconut Soup with Soba Noodles. However, we had a craving around these parts for Thai […]

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Vegan MoFo 2012!!!

I am so pleased to announce that I will be participating for my second time in Vegan MoFo — The Vegan Month of Food!!! October will officially be all vegan around these parts, and also gluten-free, and extremely delicious.  As usual, my cooking focuses on whole foods, lots of veggies, and lots of love. I […]

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