Tag: cooking

Fruits & Veggies, Gardening

Spring Planting 2018

I’m so happy the last raised bed is finished!  It’s our tradition to walk to the Farmer’s Market during the first weekend of May to purchase our veggie starts so I’m right on schedule.  We always buy our starts from Sun Gold Farm based out of Forest Grove.  We know […]


Oh She Glows Salad

In 2012 I stumbled upon a vegan food blog that would end up changing my life.  I didn’t know it at the time but this amazingly talented, Canadian blogger named Angela would become a household name and her recipes would end up gracing our table two to three times a […]


Hot Vegan Oatmeal

There’s snow on the ground today and more is expected tonight.  I’m in no mood to cook an elaborate meal.  A big, hot bowl of oatmeal sounds perfect! I cooked these whole grain oats on the stove with filtered water and a little salt.  I tossed in 1/4 cup of […]


Easy Salad

Sometimes in the dead of winter you just need a light and fresh, cold and crisp salad to remind your body that spring will come and fresh veggies will be plentiful again.  This is a simple salad made from store bought veggies but boy did it hit the spot!


Broccoli Rice Breakfast Bowl

This is a typical breakfast around these parts. We love breakfast broccoli!  I usually start by caramelizing some sweet onion in the pan.  Then I add some cooked rice and let it soak up the sugars from the onion.  Next I toss in the broccoli that I’ve chopped pretty small. […]