The most common question that people who are interested in our vegan lifestyle ask me is, "What are you having for dinner?" Well, last night it was a kid-friendly favorite that I could easily make for both my kids and my nephews who are staying with us this week: Chili dogs! The hot dogs we started using are Tofurky (non-GMO) because we all like … Continue reading the story "Chili Dogs"
Monthly Archives for June, 2013
This week I have two extra children at my house. My crazy nephews. Well, they're not so much crazy in attitude as they are crazy by way of a direct blood-relation to my brother-in-law Jeremy. But I digress. My point is that whenever I have other people's kids in our house, and I am expected to keep them alive by way of nutritional sustenance, I … Continue reading the story "Smoothies"
I had a real problem with what to feed my kids for breakfast when we left behind our milk, eggs, bacon, ham, butter, and sausage. That pretty much left us with dry toast and orange juice. Which, after eating for a mere two days in a row would have had my children in full revolt status, planning their coup against me. We did find a … Continue reading the story "Pancakes and Syrup"
Since I'm here, and you're here, we must have something in common! It's vegetables; yay! Okay that's unfair. Maybe you totally hate broccoli, eggplant, zucchini, brussels sprouts and asparagus. But maybe you like carrots and corn. Let's start there. Start with what you do like and try to add in bits of other things as you travel this road. Someday in the not-too-distant future you'll have … Continue reading the story "So Nice to See You Here!"