What’s with the lack of chocolate posts?!

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I’m not living up to my title very well, am I? Rest assured that even though the Little Vegan isn’t posting about chocolate, she is still consuming it in ridiculously exorbitant quantities. Just in case anyone was worried ;o) But here’s a chocolate post for ya! My friend is from Ohio, so I decided to […]

The recipe that will make you say, "Grilled Cheese Who?"

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For many years, I believed that a plain peanut butter and banana sandwich was the best thing ever invented. But that all changed during one creative hour in my kitchen… Ladies and Gentlemen, without further ado, I present to you the Sandwich of Dreams– layers of gooey peanut butter goodness, sweet, ripe banana, and plump, […]

Texas Caviar and Watermelon Salsa

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. . . . . .. Amidst the mounds of brisket, ribs, pork-laden beans, and other offending foods you’ll find at the typical Texas barbecue, there’s one dish that is actually vegan. Here’s my family’s recipe for the dish known as Texas Caviar: Texas Caviar INGREDIENTS: 1-1/2 cups chopped, seeded tomato 1/3 cup thinly sliced […]

Taking a break from the food posts to show off my new stuff

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When I saw this shirt at Urban Outfitters, I was jumping up and down in the store. (Maybe not the best way to discredit the stereotype that vegans are oddballs!)   Oooh-Aaah… I can use it to carry my groceries so I won’t waste paper/plastic :o). Cute bumper sticker– I don’t own this yet, but […]

Yet another Thanksgiving post

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We’ve all been there– someone discovers that you’re a vegan and feels the need to shout it out to the world (or at least the room): “Hey everybody, look at the freak!” Suddenly you’re being bombarded with questions and comments from every direction. “How do you live on just salad greens?” “Don’t you miss good, […]

It’s NOT all about the pie

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Something unfortunate happened that almost ruined my Thanksgiving. I had to stop and reflect and say to myself, “Katie, what is this day REALLY supposed to be about?”  The unfortunate “something” was the burning of a freshly-made apple pie. I peeled about 5 pounds of apples, cut them, seasoned them with sugar and all sorts […]

I'm Thankful for…

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My wonderful family and friends, including all of you terrific bloggers… My amazing life… Being able to enjoy a delicious, cruelty-free Thanksgiving feast… And these two munchkin-heads ;o) Food pictures will be up soon!

I’ve Adopted a Girl!

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I’ve adopted a beautiful little girl named Luna– a redhead with dark eyes, pale skin, and a yellow beak. Wait, Katie, did you just say “beak”?! Yes; you see, Luna is a turkey. But don’t be jealous of my new baby (pictured below). You, too, can adopt a turkey this Thanksgiving season! Yes, you! Just […]