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What Vegans Eat – Day 1798

First Meal: I had a call back audition today for a show in Wisconsin. I’m excited! It was fun and I feel like I did very well. I came home and made a great salad with the fresh and firm Romaine Lettuce I bought at Fairway yesterday.   The second course was a repeat of…

What Vegans Eat – Day 1797

First Meal: Everybody has there handful of dishes they make all the time. We do too, but there are more than a handful. Buckwheat crepes is one of them. Every time I make them I marvel at how easy they are. I made mine savory with a Spinach filling, mixed with some of the Tomato…

What Vegans Eat – Day 1796

First Meal: I love leftovers! Today’s were the best. Mashed Potatoes and Sautéed Greens to start.   Garbanzo Bean Flour Waffles with Almond Butter and Apricot Butter. Yum.   Second Meal: Gary made a wonderful stew tonight, Roasted Red Bell Peppers mixed with Tempeh, Carrots, Rancho Gordo Marcella Beans and a Tomato Paste with Roasted…

What Vegans Eat – Day 1795

First Meal: I know what you are thinking. “They haven’t had waffles in a while.” That’s right! I corrected that this morning with Garbanzo Bean Flour Waffles served with smashed Bananas and Apricot Butter.   Second Meal: I haven’t seen mom in a week so it was time to visit. As usual, we went to…

What Vegans Eat – Day 1794

First Meal: I was served my favorite hot drink – Teeccino with Soy Foam and a dusting of Cocoa.   Today’s Rolled Oat Bowl has Blueberries, Flax Seeds, Cacao Nibs, Raspberry Coulis and Cashew Yogurt.   Second Meal: Yesterday’s Pasta Fagioli was reheated and served with Tempeh with Potatoes, Onions and Peas.   We both…

What Vegans Eat – Day 1793

First Meal: Some days I start cooking not knowing what I will be making. Today was one of those days. I began by steaming Brussels Sprouts and boiling Yellow Potatoes. Then I got created with some Tempeh. I cut it in chunks and added it to sautéed Onions. I made a Mustard and Apricot Butter…

What Vegans Eat – Day 1792

First Meal: Today’s cooked breakfast cereal is a combination of Oats and Polenta with Raisins and topped with Raspberry Coulis.   Second Meal: I did it again. I combined a bunch of leftovers to make a new dish. Yesterday’s leftover Green Zenphony dishes with Brown/Red Rice, Eggplant in Black Bean Sauce and Taro Veggie Chicken…

What Vegans Eat – Day 1791

First Meal: If you’ve been reading my blog, which will soon be five years old, you will know that I love soup. You should also know that I love making soup out of leftovers which is what I did today. I took the String Bean Dish with Buckwheat and Onions added water and some beans.…

What Vegans Eat – Day 1790

First Meal: I love breakfasts that taste like dessert. This morning’s Breakfast Polenta was just that, topped with cooked Raisins, Raspberry Coulis, Coconut Flakes and Flax Seeds.   Second Meal: Gary’s sister Deb gifted us with several boxes of Rancho Gordo Beans last year. We just finished up our older inventory of dried beans and…

What Vegans Eat – Day 1789

First Meal: We are going on a road trip to Connecticut to see a property. We like to look at homes for sale in different places, hoping one day to find the place that makes us both melt, or even just one of us. We had Rolled Oats with Coconut, walnuts, Cacao Nibs, Raisins and…

What Vegans Eat – Day 1788

First Meal: I have to have my beans. I soaked and cooked some Pinto Beans yesterday and grabbed a small bowl for breakfast.   Then I sat down with Gary and we had our regular breakfast of Rolled Oats with Apples, Raisins, Walnuts and Soy Milk.   Second Meal: I went to visit mom today…

What Vegans Eat – Day 1787

First Meal: So far the New Year is starting off deliciously. I made a classic Oatmeal with Raisins and smothered it with a warm Strawberry Coulis and served it along with Pink Grapefruit.   Gary prepared our cups of his classic Teeccino with Soy Foam and Cocoa Dust.   Second Meal: I’ll admit I couldn’t…

What Vegans Eat – Day 1786

Green Juice: On the road again. We had a wonderful New Year’s Eve and woke up on the first day of 2020 in our hotel room. Gary slept in and I went to work out in the gym. I wanted to start the New Year off with exercise! We had brought some frozen, homemade Green…

What Vegans Eat – Day 1785

First Meal: It’s the last day of the year! We’ll be heading to Bethlehem PA for the annual party at the home of my freshman college roommate Tamera and her husband Keith. It’s also Keith’s birthday. The throw the BEST parties. We always try to make it and sometimes we can’t. But this year we…

What Vegans Eat – Day 1784

Tea: Gary knows I love Teeccino topped with Soy Foam and a bit of Chocolate Powder on top. I’m lucky that he makes it for me often.   First Meal: One good turn deserves another. Gary loves pancakes so I made them for him, plain and some with Chocolate Chips! It’s the holiday season so…

What Vegans Eat – Day 1783

First Meal: Soaked Oats this morning with Apples, Raisins, and Flax Seeds. We were planning to visit a location in Connecticut in the morning and then return to go to a party n White Plains at 4pm. But then I realized that the party was at 1pm so we rescheduled going to Connecticut. I didn’t…

What Vegans Eat – Day 1782

First Meal: Back at mom’s for a quick visit before the end of the year. We went to the Cheesecake Factory for lunch. I was feeling extra hungry and got the Edamame for an appetizer.   The Vegan Cobb Salad always has my name on it.   Second Meal: Back at home we had a…

What Vegans Eat – Day 1781

First Meal: We like our waffles. The Steel Cut Oat and Millet Waffle recipe is one of the best. It’s especially good topped with Raspberries and Cashew Yogurt.   Second Meal: I find serving a meal in a big bowl has a comfort food feel to it. This big bowl was filled with Millet, Black…

What Vegans Eat – Day 1780

First Meal: This morning I craved Roll Oats and I made us a couple of bowls with Coconut, Apple Sauce, Yogurt, Raspberries and Walnuts.   Second Meal: Gary had an appointment with his oral surgeon and I had a doctor appointment after that in Union Square. A fun day of appointments. Peacefoods is near Union…

What Vegans Eat – Day 1779

First Meal: It’s Christmas Day. We were trying to decide what to make for breakfast and couldn’t. I think it’s because we both knew there were still three doughnuts in the house. Doughnuts for breakfast, hurray! I will admit that doughnuts are one of the most unhealthiest foods to eat. When I was a child,…