Monthly Archives: November 2010

pumpkin alfredo

Pumpkin alfredo! The original recipe that made me want to make this was based on a whole box of pureed silken tofu and 1/4 cup ground flax seeds, which when it came time to make it, seemed kind of unappetizing. … Continue reading

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brown breakfast, soup, gummy cake

We had a whole lot of taking-on-an-eerie-greasiness organic apples. So I made them into applesauce (with skins, pureed in the vitamix). Now the trick will be to eat the applesauce before it rots in the fridge, thereby having merely postponed … Continue reading

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some dinners, way not as exciting as getting married

I am not good at trying new recipes, I still keep making things I’ve already made a million times. I did make a new cake recipe this weekend, good for me. Especially now that I eat the same thing for … Continue reading

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getting married and going to a meaty restaurant

Last night we got health-insurance-purposes married outside the Leesburg town hall. It took 5 minutes but it was surprisingly intense. It is pretty hard to say the vows without any nervous laughing. I might have to take a xanax before … Continue reading

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Xpress to impress

My mom gave me this delightful gadget, the Tofu Xpress. It has a big spring that mushes the tofu into a little plastic square. It is totally amazing. Look at all that tofu water oozing out. It says to press … Continue reading

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the official nuptial tasting of tastes

We drove to Ithaca over the weekend for our tasting/giving of money to our wedding caterer. I feel like it is way too early but apparently this is what people do. Anyway, the tasting went really well and even the … Continue reading

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delicious bok choy

I did make something new this weekend, the bok choy with crispy scallions from Veganomicon, except with onions instead of shallots. I used a little less peanut oil and soy sauce than the recipe said and it was very good. … Continue reading

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Sustainability

I’m an all-or-nothing kind of person. I’ve been fighting it my whole life, trying to find balance or whatever, but now I’m just embracing it.  It works well with Eat to Live. Today’s my 12th day and it’s the first … Continue reading

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MoFo Day 4

I missed my mofo posting of the day yesterday because I had to help Chris O with his homework for his design class, which was to make a toy for a classmate and it was all rather last-minute. But we … Continue reading

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Late for Tuesday

Every night I read books and sing songs to Alice to get her to fall asleep, and I fall asleep in the process. I always think I’m going to get up and work on house things, blog, read a book, … Continue reading

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