Archive: November 2010

Vegan Christmas Menu

November 30, 2010

Every year, my grandma pays for the ingredients to whip up a family Christmas feast, and I do the actual whipping up.  Preparing a huge meal without the grocery bill?  I’ll take it!  Since she likes to know her grocery list and budget early, I usually have to pick out the vegan Christmas menu before…

Ten Reasons I’m Vegan: Jessica, The Domestic Vegan

November 30, 2010

Today, we have another gorgeous vegan blogger, Jessica of The Domestic Vegan, sharing ten reasons she loves being vegan!  Jess’s healthy and easy vegan diet has been featured on Shape Magazine’s website, and she shares even more fabulous tips and recipes on her blog and Twitter.  You just can’t help but love her! Vegans are…

A Second Vegan Thanksgiving

November 29, 2010

Okay, I haven’t actually posted about the first yet, but here comes the second.  Thursday I prepared a nice little vegan Thanksgiving at our home.  Saturday, however, my we visited my mom’s for a family-style Thanksgiving feast.  I was so excited to visit, I haven’t seen my family in a couple of months, and I…

Ten Reasons I’m Vegan: Sunny Subramanian

November 26, 2010

I hope all my US tree-eaters had a lovely holiday!  We’re excited to debut a new series called “10 Reasons I’m Vegan”.  I catch up with all of your favorite vegans and ask them to share with IET readers 10 reasons they love being vegan!  Tonight, we have the ever-gorgeous, fun-loving Sunny Subramanian of Vegan…

Happy Vegan Thanksgiving!

November 25, 2010

May your day be filled with loving friends and family, plentiful food and beverage, and thoughtful conversation and laughter.  I hope you take the time to remember what you’re thankful for, because as many times as we say it this season, we are still forgetting to actually do it.  Observe a forgotten tradition.  Start a…

The Joy Of Vegan Lemon Bars

November 24, 2010
The Joy Of Vegan Lemon Bars

The holidays are the perfect time to bring out The Joy of Vegan Baking! It’s filled with treat recipes all of your friends and family, vegan or not, will love.  These lemon bars (page 126)  tend to get people especially nostalgic, myself included.  We had a huge assortment of cookies and bars on the Christmas…

Vegan Yum Yum Stuffed Delicata Squash

November 23, 2010

When I made my Top 10 Vegan Cookbooks list, I realized I hadn’t broken out the Vegan Yum Yum in awhile.  I flipped through the book and planned several dishes for the week, but most of them were skipped in an effort to find effortless dishes to avoid standing in the kitchen for long while…

More Vegan Sauciness

November 23, 2010

Last week, I made quite a collection of sauces from The Saucy Vegetarian, and since I didn’t blog about all of them, I thought I’d mention the other few.  The best sauce was probably the Sweet n’ Smoky Vinaigrette (page 98), which I put on vegan meatball subs with Teese cheese sauce and sauteed mushrooms…

Amy’s Vegan Pot Pie

November 22, 2010

I’m still not feeling well today, and standing in the kitchen long enough to prepare a whole meal still feels exhausting, but we have to eat!  And I hate having nothing to post about!  I don’t think I’ve felt unwell enough to keep me out of the kitchen since I’ve started blogging, so it’s a…

Vegan Vittles Giveaway

November 21, 2010

**Giveaway closed.  Congratulations to our winner, Brandi, who said, “I “Like” I Eat Trees on facebook, haha I would be crazy not to.”  I’ll be contacting you soon for your shipping address.” The time has come for my final Vegan MoFo giveaway, a copy of the cookbook that topped my Top 10 Vegan Cookbooks list,…