Amy Gilmer Weaver

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Homemade Veggie Dogs

Af few weeks ago, my family had a craving for hot dogs, and having heard so much about Field Roast Frankfurters*, I decided to give them a try. When …

Date-Sweetened Zucchini Brownies with Chocolate-Peanut Butter Frosting

Even when your blog is called “FatFree Vegan Kitchen,” some occasions just demand to be celebrated with chocolate and peanut butter. My family has …

Ginger-Plum Sour Cream Cake

1. Preheat oven to 325°F. Coat 9-inch round pan with cooking spray. Line with parchment paper, then spray parchment with cooking spray.<p>2. Combine 1/4 …

Peanut Noodles

Oil-Free Waffle Iron Hash Browns

<i>Crispy on the outside, tender on the inside, these waffle iron hash browns contain one ingredient: potatoes!</i><p>For years, my daughter’s favorite …

Barbecue Black-Eyed Pea Burgers

<i>Delicious and meaty, these vegan black-eyed pea burgers are seasoned with just a touch of barbecue sauce for a spicy, smoky flavor.</i><p>Move over, …

Beet and Quinoa Salad with Maple-Balsamic Reduction

I’m not sure when beet season is, but recently I was able to find three different types of beets in the local grocery stores: “regular” red beets, …

Beany Breakfast Sausage Patties

Though it’s said to be the most important meal of the day, breakfast has always been the most difficult meal of the day for me. Most mornings, I’m …

Spring Salad Dressed with Avocado Aïoli

773<p>SHARES<p>A lemony, garlicky aïoli sauce gets its creamy texture from blended 
avocado. Fresh tarragon lightly seasons the sauce, which also can be …

How to Satisfy a Cheese Craving - Without Dairy

937<p>SHARES<p>Thinking about going vegan, but not ready to give up cheese? You're certainly not alone. Many vegans have gone through a period where giving …

Food

Julie Myerson: how mindfulness based cognitive therapy changed my life

Is anyone genuinely surprised by the findings of this week's report suggesting that mindfulness based cognitive therapy (MBCT) is effective in treating depression and anxiety? Almost four years ago, I went to my GP, Jonty Heaversedge, because the anxiety that had dogged me all my life had reached a …

Fresh and Roasted Radish Salad with Sunny Lemon-Ginger Dressing

1. Preheat oven to 425°F. Line small baking sheet with parchment paper.<p>2. Separate greens from radish roots. Quarter radishes, and divide into two …

Cajun Scrambled Chickpeas with Zucchini

Ground turmeric gives this egg-free scramble a golden hue. Leftovers (if any) make a great sandwich filling. <i>...read more</i><p>Seasoned scrambled eggs are …

Cauliflower-Cashew Fritters with Red Pepper Cashew Cream Sauce

Related Recipes<p>While this gourmet entrée requires a fair amount of preparation, all the work can be done ahead of time. The result is worth the work. …

Apple Pie Oatmeal Cookies

<b>[Note: This post is from 2014. I’m all better now!]</b> Thank you all for your thoughts and prayers. My surgery went very well, and I’m up and about and …

What Do I Do With ... Nondairy Milks?

1<p>SHARES<p>If you avoid dairy for health or ethical reasons, you’re probably familiar with soymilk. And rice milk. And maybe even almond milk. At my …

CAULIFLOWER + BROWN RICE GRATIN

I've said for years now that I hate moving and after the past few weeks I can confidently say I still stand by that sentiment. I know there are …

Best Spring Trips 2014

Vibrant spring blooms in the northern hemisphere and dazzling autumn displays in the southern make this the perfect season to get outside and walk, hike, or take a scenic drive. Use our editors' list of 10 best spring trip destinations as the launching pad for an active—and colorful—spring getaway. …

Travel Photography

Big Thinkers on the Only Things Worth Worrying About

In his famous and wonderfully heartening letter of fatherly advice, F. Scott Fitzgerald gave his young daughter Scottie a list of things to worry and not worry about in life. Among the unworriables, he named popular opinion, the past, the future, triumph, and failure “unless it comes through your …

Mini French Onion Mac and Cheese Recipe

My earliest memory of mac and cheese is of that magic (or horrifying) combination of neon orange powder and straight macaroni noodles. One bite and I …

What Do I Do With … Tahini?

0<p>SHARES<p>I determined a long time ago that I cannot keep peanut butter in the house. Allergies? Quite the opposite. In fact, I love the stuff so much …

Tortilla Soup

Zuppa Vegana: Italian Potato, Bean, and Kale Soup

It’s been a big week here in the FatFree Vegan household. First of all, last Saturday we got a new family member! If you’re a Facebook follower or …

Slow Cooker Squash Gratin

Related Recipes<p>Sliced chard stems are sautéed with leeks, then combined with chard leaves, garlic, and a velvety white sauce, and baked with a crispy …

Pear and Lavender Charlottes

Related Recipes<p>If you're not eating this tart right away, cool it in the pan to keep the juices from making the crust soggy. Warm 10 minutes in a …

What Do I Do With ... Meyer Lemons?

3<p>SHARES<p>Mother Nature never ceases to amaze me. Lemons, at the height of ripeness during the darkness of mid-winter—how wonderful is that? Just when …

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