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Book Review: Vegan Holiday Kitchen by Nava Atlas

Gail Davis | February 5, 2012 | Food, Green, Lifestyle

Read More: book review, cookbook, Gail Davis, Nava Atlas, Susan Voisin, Vegan Holiday Kitchen, vegan recipes

I have an addiction—an insatiable appetite and one true weakness. I admit it. I am obsessed with vegan recipe books. Maybe it's because when I first became vegan there were so few really great vegan cookbooks available. I was......

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Book Review and Bonus Recipe: Quick-Fix Vegan by Robin Robertson

Gail Davis | December 8, 2011 | Food, Green, Health, Lifestyle

Read More: Book review, Gail Davis, Quick-Fix Vegan, Robin Robertson

When it comes to getting dinner on the table, I'm all about quick! Since I work at home, I'm sometimes still tapping away at my computer keyboard until well past the time I should have been figuring out what we're having for......

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Book Review: The Vegan Slow Cooker by Kathy Hester

Gail Davis | November 20, 2011 | Food, Green, Health, Lifestyle

Read More: book review, crock pot, Gail Davis, Kathy Hester, The Vegan Slow Cooker

I was bubbling with anticipation for the release of my friend, Kathy Hester's first book, The Vegan Slow Cooker: Simply Set It and Go with 150 Recipes for Intensely Flavorful, Fuss-Free Fare Everyone (Vegan or Not!) Will Devour. You may wonder......

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Book Review: Vegan Diner by Julie Hasson

Gail Davis | October 25, 2011 | Food, Green, Lifestyle

Read More: Book review, Gail Davis, Julie Hasson, Vegan Diner

When I was growing up in the neighborhood of Long Island City/Astoria, in the borough of Queens, in the city of New York, I couldn't wait for Friday nights after dancing school, because that was when my mom would take......

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Bryanna Clark Grogan's World Vegan Feast Book Review and Bonus Recipe!

Gail Davis | October 11, 2011 | Food, Green, Health, Lifestyle

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My dear friend, Bryanna Clark Grogan, had been teasing me (read: torturing me) by posting tantalizing photos of recipes from her new book, World Vegan Feast: 200 Fabulous Recipes from Over 50 Countries on her Facebook page for months. So by the......

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Book Review: My Sweet Vegan by Hannah Kaminsky

Gail Davis | September 18, 2011 | Food, Green, Health, Lifestyle

Read More: book review, Gail Davis, Hannah Kaminsky, My Sweet Vegan

Desserts are an indulgence I allow myself more than occasionally, and they are my one true weakness. So when I finally became the proud owner of a copy of Hannah Kaminsky's My Sweet Vegan I couldn't wait to sink my teeth into......

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All About Ajwain and Sensational Samosas

Gail Davis | August 4, 2011 | Food, Green, Lifestyle

Read More: Gail Davis, Indian cuisine, samosas

Have you tasted ajwain? Also known as carom seed, this lovely little grayish-green seed is closely related to thyme and cumin. It has a very fragrant aroma, which comes alive when cooked, and it is generally used in small quantities......

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Book Review: Vegan Bite by Bite by Marilyn Peterson

Gail Davis | March 20, 2011 | Food, Green, Health, Lifestyle

Read More: book review, Gail Davis, Marilyn Peterson, Vegan Bite by Bite

I've waited twenty-five years to say this: Vegan is going mainstream, baby. The "v" word is no longer just kicked around like some kind of hot potato with cooties or regarded as "weird," "fringe," "faddish," or "radical." Articles in major magazines and......

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Book Review: Speed Vegan: Quick, Easy Recipes with a Gourmet Twist by Alan Roettinger

Gail Davis | March 8, 2011

Read More: beer, book review, Chef Alan Roettinger, Gail Davis, Speed Vegan

When I first met Chef Alan Roettinger at Portland VegFest last year, I was struck by his commanding presence. Maybe I was simply awed by his stature, or maybe it was the white chef's jacket—(they have that effect on......

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Book Review: Asian Fusion~A Culinary Odyssey of Vegan Recipes by Chat Mingkwan

Gail Davis | February 20, 2011 | Food, Green, Health, Lifestyle

Read More: Asian Fusion, Book Review, Gail Davis

I'm a huge fan of Chat Mingkwan's earlier book, Buddha's Table: Thai Feasting Vegetarian Style. Its pages are well-worn and separating from the spine, because it's been propped open with weights on my kitchen counter so often. I seemed to......

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Easy as Pie Asparagus-Artichoke Pizza

Gail Davis | January 30, 2011 | Food

Read More: artichoke hearts, asparagus, Gail Davis, pizza, vegan

This pie is so incredibly delicious and simple to make, you'll wow your friends and family with your pizza-making prowess! Ingredients 1 packaged pizza dough (I used The Bread Stop) 1 16-oz jar Trader joe's Fat-free Pizza Sauce (or your......

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Book Review: Appetite for Reduction by Isa Chandra Moskowitz

Gail Davis | January 16, 2011 | Food, Lifestyle

Read More: Appetite for Reduction, Book Review, Gail Davis, Isa Chandra Moskowitz, vegan

I adore the cover artwork, don't you? It's so beautiful, I'm inspired to write another book just so I can ask Lisa Diercks to design the cover. Wouldn't you love to own a copy of Appetite for Reduction? Read on for......

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Book Review: Skinny Bitch Ultimate Everyday Cookbook by Kim Barnouin

Gail Davis | December 28, 2010 | Food

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My hardcover copy of Skinny Bitch Ultimate Everyday Cookbook is sitting on my coffee table instead of hiding on my bookshelf. Like its stunning author, it's just that gorgeous! If you're up against the clock and wondering what to get your favorite vegan cook......

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How Now, Dr. Cow?

Gail Davis | October 25, 2010 | Food

Read More: Dr. Cow Tree Nut Cheeses, Gail Davis, vegan

Let the wine and cheese party begin! I've been talking about how good Dr. Cow Tree Nut Cheeses sound for quite a long while, so it was about time I tried them for myself. I'm not kidding when I say......

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Ste Martaen Gourmet Cheeses are a Delightful Vegan Alternative

Gail Davis | August 27, 2010 | Food

Read More: cheese, Gail Davis, Ste Martaen, vegan

I first learned about Ste Martaen Gourmet Cheese Alternativesgood thing in my opinion.) But just like the Feta and Bleu Cheeses made by Sunergia Foods that I love so much and Daiya's Mozzarella and Cheddar cheeses, Ste Martaen vegan cheeses......

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The Next Time You're in Miami, Treat Yourself to a Spectacular Vegan Meal at Vegetarian Restaurant by Hakin

Gail Davis | August 11, 2010 | Food

Read More: Gail Davis, Miami, vegan restaurant, Vegetarian Restaurant by Hakin

I recently visited Miami and discovered an amazing little vegan restaurant: Vegetarian Restaurant by Hakin. This sweet little eatery serves some of the most delicious Caribbean American vegan cuisine to be found anywhere. I could have easily eaten every meal......

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Book Review: The Get Healthy, Go Vegan Cookbook by Neal Barnard, MD and Robyn Webb

Gail Davis | July 23, 2010 | Food, Health

Read More: book review, cookbooks, Gail Davis, Go Vegan Cookbook, The Get Healthy

It's a no-brainer: Wanna be healthy? Go Vegan! But the truth is, it's very easy to eat an unhealthful vegan diet: Just load up on refined flour and sugar, oils, and heavily processed foods, and you'll be on the......

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Book Review: The 30 Minute Vegan's Taste of the East by Mark Reinfeld and Jennifer Murray

Gail Davis | July 8, 2010 | Add category, Food, Lifestyle

Read More: Asian cuisine, cookbook, Gail Davis, Taste of the East, vegan

As soon as I heard about The 30 Minute Vegan's Taste of the East, I couldn't wait to get my hot little hands on a copy. But wait a minute ... did I hear that right? 150 Asian-inspired recipes I......

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Book Review:The Indian Vegan Kitchen
by Madhu Gadia, M.S., R.D.

Gail Davis | January 6, 2010 | Food, Lifestyle

Read More: Gail Davis, Indian Cuisine, vegan

When I was in India, it was astounding to me how difficult it was for a predominantly vegetarian country to wrap it's collective brain around the idea of veganism. More than once I bit into a piece of paneer in......

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Black Bean, Corn, and Rice Burritos

Gail Davis | December 27, 2009 | Food, Green, Health

Read More: black beans, burritos, Gail Davis, vegan

Thanks to Mary McDougall, I now know how easy it is to make delectable dishes without any added oils. And believe me, turning me away from slathering everything with coconut oil was no small achievement. I hadn't realized just......

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Discover the Power of Neem

Gail Davis | November 11, 2009 | Green, Health

Read More: gail davis, herbs, mouthwash, neem, toothpaste

When I was traveling throughout Rajasthan, India last year, I was the only person in my small tour group who opted not to endure chemoprophylaxis (taking preventive medicines such as mefloquine, doxycyline and malarone) to prevent malaria. Like all drugs,......