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vegan food is everywhere…well almost!

vegan food is everywhere…well almost!

I love that fully vegan restaurants and shops exist, but I also find great pleasure every time I find vegan food in unexpected places. For me it is a sign we are becoming mainstream. I had one such experience recently when I was in the shopping…

orange almond meal cake

orange almond meal cake

It’s winter and I have a fruit bowl full of navel oranges begging to be used. I cannot think of a better use for them than this wonderful cake. This recipe is a vegan version of a beautiful Sicilian/Sephardic Jewish orange and almond cake. Navels work best…

little dark chocolate and raspberry cheesecakes

little dark chocolate and raspberry cheesecakes

My dessert loving vegan best friend had her birthday recently and I wanted to make something delicious for her birthday cake. A few weeks ago I had dinner with a group of vegan gourmand friends at Monk Bodi Dharma. The desserts there were sensational, (we…

orange and olive oil cake

orange and olive oil cake

I’m still feeling sick with a cold, I need some comfort, my Pana chocolate supply is running low and I can’t be bothered getting dressed to face the world. I’ve decided to make a cake to cheer myself up. I was never much of a cake…