Category Archives: Raw foods

October Unprocessed: An Update

Time is flying by, and I wanted to do an update of this unprocessed-foods challenge I’m doing for the month of October. The basics Overall, it’s going well. For the most part, it’s really not that hard, though it’s making … Continue reading

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Delicious new discoveries in Portland

Almost a year ago, Jud and I headed to Portland for a quick weekend of vegan food tourism with my sister and her boyfriend. We ate and discovered so much it took two posts to report on! Portland’s Vegan Street … Continue reading

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A Gluten-Free Vegan Tour of Seattle

Last weekend, my sister and her boyfriend came up for some vegan food tourism (inspired by Jud’s and my visit to Portland last fall). Since Maren’s been eating gluten free for the past several months, it seemed like the perfect … Continue reading

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Homemade tamales and readymade desserts

A while back my friend Chris started talking about a joint tamale-making venture. I love tamales and hate how hard/expensive it is to find vegan ones, so of course I told him I was game. I also may have a … Continue reading

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Autumn salad with apple and avocado

After a weekend of super-delicious food that was not super-big on fresh fruits or vegetables, I decided tonight called for a dinner centered around salad. Salad: Red leaf lettuce 1/4 Honeycrisp apple, cored and thinly sliced Several shavings from a … Continue reading

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Jodee’s Raw Desserts: Delicious decadence in Greenlake

I learned about Jodee’s Raw Desserts, as with so many good things around Seattle, from a blog post on Vegan Score. Annika nailed her write-up and also paid more attention to things other than the samples I was swooning over, … Continue reading

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Cucumbers are here: Make these easy and delicious dill pickles!

Almost a year ago, my friend Chris gave me a jar of the best dill pickles I’ve ever eaten. So when he organized a pickle party this week for a bunch of us to make some for ourselves, I was … Continue reading

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Hold the cheese–and the cheez

When I first went vegan, I was living in Walla Walla. While a large local population of Seventh-Day Adventists made availability of vegan groceries better than it would have been in many similar towns, I can best describe the offerings … Continue reading

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Breakfast

It’s that time of year when you just have to make the most of the glorious fresh fruit available, so this morning breakfast was nectarines, blueberries, and the most beautiful figs I’ve ever seen, from my coworker’s tree (thank you, … Continue reading

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Why you really need to go to Tacoma

Yesterday I took my boyfriend (a willing-if-somewhat-skeptical accomplice) for a food-and-sightseeing tour of Tacoma, and we had a blast! After following @veganmoxie’s excellent Twitter reporting on vegan deliciousness in T-Town and taking some tips from a Tacoma-based friend, I pulled … Continue reading

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