Well, at least it tasted good.
To attempt to accomplish my goals of saving money and eating healthier, I’ve taken it upon myself to make, rather than buy, many food items. Yes, I am trying my hand at cooking! (God help me, and all of those who get to eat my concoctions. But I digress.).
For example, the vegan staple: hummus. Continue reading
So it’s been awhile since I’ve posted to “Food for Thought”. Am I still following a vegan diet? Indeed I am!
I’ve always said that when it comes to “missing” any kinds of foods that a vegan diet eliminates, I don’t miss cheese, sushi or even bacon.
I miss dessert. Sometimes a girl just needs a cookie. Continue reading
As some of you are aware, I have an amazing publicist: me! Every now and then, I put the old PR skills to work on my own behalf (as opposed to a client’s) and pitch a reporter or editor my (obviously) fascinating life stories. A few years ago, I appeared in Real Simple magazine discussing how I got back on the workout wagon (clearly, a success story if there ever was one). This weekend, I traveled to California for a photo shoot for an article in a national magazine about people who made the change to a vegetarian or vegan diet. Continue reading
Ah, Thanksgiving. What a great day! You eat and eat and eat until you’re about to burst … then continue to eat some more. And top it off with pie. Heaven. Continue reading
As I fantasize about once again eating food I can chew as opposed to this liquid / soft food diet, I thought I would share one of my favorite easy go-to dinners (and probably reveal just how uninformed and unskilled I am in the kitchen). Continue reading
When I was growing up outside of Buffalo NY, the first day of school was the Wednesday after Labor Day. Unlike here in D.C., early September in Buffalo always had a bite in the air to let you know that autumn (and before long, snow) was right around the corner. I mean this in the best possible way – I can still smell the crisp air, feel the cool breeze, hear the first fallen leaves crackling under my shoes, and sense the excitement over the upcoming Buffalo Bills season. Continue reading