Meatless Monday and Recipe Repeat: Crustless Pumpkin Pie


Mr. Prevention and I always have our best conversations when we’re in the car. Short distances or long, we always find something engaging to discuss. On our way to dinner Saturday night, we were discussing the holidays and pondering that perhaps we should host Easter next year up in Michigan. We were thinking about the… Read more →

Whole Wheat Baked Pumpkin Donuts with Chocolate Frosting


I went to bed Friday night without much on the agenda for the weekend. In fact, my goal for the weekend was to get plenty of sleep and to do something relaxing…like read a book. I have about 10 books laying around that have bookmarks just a few pages or chapters deep. At this point,… Read more →

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies


Living in a nature-esque vacation town is something that has taken some getting used to. My parents travel to my neck of the woods to camp, pick apples, go to the beach, and so on. Through summertime, it seems like there are just as many Illinois license plates as there are Michigan. Michiganers have a… Read more →

Meatless Monday: Crock Pot Pumpkin Cinnamon Applesauce


Confession: I didn’t leave the house yesterday. Like, not even to get the mail. Nope. Instead, I… …slept in…after shooing the dog away at 6am. …did 2 weeks worth of laundry. …cooked, photographed, and did about a bajillion dishes. …changed out of my PJ’s before bed…into clean PJ’s. I watched No Strings Attached and marveled… Read more →

Vegan Tamales + Weekly Menu


In the summer of 2011, I had the exciting opportunity to go to Singapore and Thailand. Our friend, Lena, was on an ex-pat assignment in Singapore and we looped in a trip to Thailand. Of all the note-worthy events from the trip, my ability to sleep for any length of time on planes or in… Read more →

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