Archive for September, 2011

Sep 08 2011

Toronto 27th Annual Vegetarian Food Festival

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 THIS WEEKEND! The 27th Annual Vegetarian Food Festival   So originally this weekend was very full, but things calmed down a bit so I am *SO* excited that I might be able to (a) go shopping and (b) attend some of the lectures at this *FREE* (yes 100% FREE) festival! I recommend this for vegetarians […]

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Sep 06 2011

Dee’s Baked Vegan Bean Burritos (Gluten Free, Dairy Free & Soy Free)

Published by under Gluten Free Recipes

So tonight started as a “leftover night” but boy let me tell you – did we have *delicious* leftovers from fajita night last night! But even after a second filling helping of fajitas, I *still* had a bunch of leftover refried beans (no biggie they freeze well). I also had a bunch of leftover store-bought […]

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Sep 05 2011

Bean Cooking Chart

Published by under Dee Thoughts,Helpful Websites!

Since I’ve been cooking a lot with beans this weekend (and FYI  – when you use *dry* beans and rinse them well after soaking/cooking there is little to no resulting fartiness!) I thought I’d share a site I’ve found *very* useful…and that is also making me desire a pressure cooker for Christmas… *lol* WOW does […]

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Sep 05 2011

Dee’s Refried Beans! (Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Soy Free, Vegan)

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How’s a girl to dress her gluten-free fajitas or tacos when she can’t have dairy or soy “dairy” products? Well, salsa(s), rice, lettuce, tomatoes and other veggies (of course) – but for that creamy consistency and “cooling” factor that normally comes from cheese or sour cream try using guacamole or refried beans (or BOTH as […]

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Sep 04 2011

Black Bean Pineapple “Soup Chili” – from FatFree Vegan Kitchen (Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Soy Free, Vegan)

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I loooove cooked pineapple. LOVE it. The sweetness…the delicious way it caramelizes…mmhm! Grill it, pan fry it, put it in an upside down cake…WHATEVER. I am a fan! Combine that with chili (another of my staples) and I am just in heaven. Seriously. So when I saw this recipe from Susan at FatFree Vegan Kitchen, […]

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Sep 04 2011

Summer 2011

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I’m baaaaaaaaaaaaack! After months of last-minute planning and disasters (including losing our venue, the second venue not having power, etc. etc.), on August 27, 2011 I married the love of my life! The day was perfect – not in that “everything went according to plan” way, but in that “we were so surrounded by love […]

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