The Highs and Lows of our LA Trip

French onion soup from Sun Cafe in Studio City, California

Our day in the Gardein kitchen was obviously the standout day of our Los Angeles visit. It was magical, and one that I wish I could re-live. The rest of the trip had some highs and unfortunately, some lows. Let’s start with the highs...   When we arrived at the hotel, the woman working the front desk noticed that I was there from Gardein. ...

My Day in the Gardein Tasting Kitchen with Chef Roberto Martin

My day in the Gardein Tasting Kitchen with Chef Roberto Martin

Back in December, I took part in a photo/recipe contest from Gardein called Escape to LA. The prize was airfare for two to Los Angeles with two nights’ stay in a hotel and a cooking class with celebrity chef, Roberto Martin.  I was so ecstatic when my entry was chosen as the grand prize winner! (You can see the winning recipe on the Gardein ...

Teff Love: Adventures in Vegan Ethiopian Cooking

Teff Love: Adventures in Vegan Ethiopian Cooking by Kittee Berns

About a month ago, I received a copy of Teff Love: Adventures in Vegan Ethiopian Cooking by Kittee Berns. I received ...

Greens 24/7 Review & Giveaway

Collard wraps from Greens 24/7 by Jessica Nadel

I have been reading Jessica Nadel’s blog, Cupcakes and Kale, for years now. Her warmth is palpable, and her blog is ...

Hearts-in-a-Hole: Valentine’s Day Breakfast

Vegan Toad-in-a-Hole

Today I’ve given my favorite eggy tofu a Valentine’s Day reboot. It’s a vegan take on Toad in a Hole. (It’s also known ...

Chickpea Tacos: An easy weeknight dinner

Chickpea tacos - vegan tacos

I’m flashing back today to one of the first recipes on Cadry’s Kitchen – chickpea tacos. They’re an easy weeknight ...

Review: Vegan Chocolate from Sweet Designs Chocolatier

Vegan chocolate assortment from Sweet Designs Chocolatier

I made such a rookie mistake when I got these chocolates in the mail from Sweet Designs Chocolatier. Usually when I get ...

Vegetarian Treats & Live Music at Dandelion Communitea Cafe in Orlando

Black Bean Burrito at Dandelion Communitea Cafe - a vegetarian restaurant in Orlando, Florida

Hello from the frozen tundra! Yesterday I went to the grocery store like everyone else in the state and was met with ...