Thanksgiving Yummies

Let’s face it, Thanksgiving can be a challenging time for vegans. So many of the dishes traditionally include loads of animal products, and if you’re less than lucky the meal will include some kind of awkward interrogation about your choice of diet by someone who is smacking on a hunk of turkey. We lucked out […]

A Richmond Favorite

Sometimes it takes a lunch date gone awry to remind me to be grateful for the times when folks have sense of etiquette. My friend arrived late, answered the phone twice during our meal, and didn’t have enough money to pay for lunch. Oy vey! Was my meal a total failure? No way! We were […]


There isn’t much to this post, but then there doesn’t always need to be. Last night I made mushrooms with chard and served it alongside rice. As I was getting ready to plate it, the light and dark combination inspired me to make a visual reminder that I need to focus on keeping myself centered. […]