Julie Thompson

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Falafel Pie

Coconut Pot Pie

Cooking Off the Cuff: To Make Bean Soup, First Cook Your Beans (And Buy Some Mushrooms)

The result was excellent: perfectly intact but perfectly tender beans and a great olive-oil aroma.<p>Bean soup of any kind -- even this lighter-than-usual version -- is a wonderful idea when the temperatures drop below freezing, as they have on our Manhattan street corner. But don't box yourself in by …

Recipes

9 Reasons Everyone Needs To Stop Worrying About Vegetarians On Thanksgiving

The vegetarians are alright!<p>Every Thanksgiving, vegetarians have to deal with friends and family members fretting over whether they're getting enough to eat or whether they're going to vomit all over the turkey. This kind of concern is nice and usually well-intentioned, but year after year it can …

This Turkey Bread Centerpiece Is Magical

BRB, need to eat this centerpiece now.<p>OK, so just a warning: Baking bread and molding bread is not the easiest thing in the world. In fact, it's pretty difficult. But this how-to video and recipe should make things a lot easier, especially if you're looking for a unique piece to add to your …

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Here we are again. At @ramenjunkie's @gwmarket Slurp Shop.

5 Links to Read Before Cooking Potatoes

<i>Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master something new in the kitchen. Culinary greatness, here you come.</i><p><i>Today: The intersection of two holidays means potatoes for everyone.</i><p>This Thursday marks the momentous overlap of Thanksgiving and the first night of Hanukkah, …

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How to Make Gluten-Free Gravy That Actually Tastes Good

Three ways to make delicious, gluten-free gravy for Thanksgiving—or any meal<p>Gravy is the element of your Thanksgiving feast that brings everything together: you drizzle it on the turkey, the mashed potatoes, your veggies—you sop it up with your dinner roll when you've otherwise cleaned your plate. …

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Latest Zimmerman arrest is a reminder of just how broken US justice system is | Michael P Jeffries

Race issues,George Zimmerman,Trayvon Martin,US news,US crime,Florida,US justice system<p>There's a presumption of white innocence. It reflects a society rife with institutional racism and prejudice against people of color<p>George Zimmerman is a disturbed and dangerous man. He is a man with a prolonged …

Is America finally looking at the real George Zimmerman?

“I told you so!”<p>The temptation to say just that is big after George Zimmerman’s arrest Monday on charges of aggravated assault, including pointing a gun at his girlfriend.<p>This week’s arrest comes on the heels of his former wife calling police to report Zimmerman had threatened her with a gun.<p>Four …

Scuffles break out in Los Angeles over Zimmerman acquittal

Helicopter footage shows youths scuffling with police in Los Angeles on Monday, as outrage continues over the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager.<p>Protesters were seen jumping on cars and trying to tear down a gate in the third consecutive night of …

George Zimmerman drops public defender, asks for return of knife & phones

Less than a week after he requested to be declared indigent, citing millions in debts, George Zimmerman swapped his public defender in his domestic violence case for a private attorney, his former lawyer confirmed.<p>Zimmerman was represented by the 18th Judicial Circuit Public Defender's Office …

George Zimmerman in possession of five guns at time of recent arrest

Zimmerman had shotgun, AR-15 assault rifle and three handguns when he was arrested over domestic violence charges in November<p>George Zimmerman had five guns and more than 100 rounds of ammunition with him when deputies arrested him earlier this month on domestic violence charges, according to court …

10 Delicious Slow-Cooked Vegan Dishes

Crockpots are often viewed as the domain of meat-heavy winter dishes—but did you know you can slow cook some fantastic vegan dishes for those cold …

One-Pot Wonders: Vegan Black Bean and Squash Chili

I feel like I can already read the comments below: "This is not a REAL chili. Real chili has XYZ..." And it's probably deserved (though I hope this admission thwarts them a bit). This isn't a Texas chili, or whatever type of chili you happen to be loyal to, but I'm quite proud of it …