Posts made in December, 2013

Perfect vegan and gluten-free French Toast

Posted by on Dec 22, 2013 in Recipes | 0 comments

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It has been a long time since I’ve had French toast. But when I got my hands on some nice millet bread recently and remembered the Vegg powder sitting in my cupboard, I thought I’d give it a try.

It was fantastic!

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Melt-in-your-mouth Gingerbread Mini Cupcakes!

Posted by on Dec 20, 2013 in Recipes | 0 comments

Melt-in-your-mouth Gingerbread Mini Cupcakes!

So I didn’t really set out to make cupcakes the day I created this recipe.  I was standing in my kitchen having just placed the first part of my partner’s birthday cake in the oven and thought, wouldn’t gingerbread cupcakes be good? 

And indeed they were.

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Beacon, NY Restaurant Review: Ella’s Bellas

Posted by on Dec 20, 2013 in Everything Else | 0 comments

Beacon, NY Restaurant Review: Ella’s Bellas

I had been craving a loaf of good, fresh, crusty vegan and gluten-free bread for a long long time. Many gluten-free bakeries cater to vegans with cupcakes and other sweet goods. But the one area where they almost consistently fall short is in the bread department. Finding a loaf that doesn’t have eggs or dairy has been a mission of mine for some time.  So when I stumbled across Ella’s Bellas and learned that they were mostly vegan as well as gluten-free I had to check it out. 

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Vegan, Gluten-Free Seed Bread

Posted by on Dec 19, 2013 in Recipes | 0 comments

Vegan, Gluten-Free Seed Bread

A couple of weekends ago we went to Ella Bella’s Bakery in Beacon NY. It’s special because it’s entirely gluten-free and mostly vegan.  We picked up some amazing multi-grain seed bread there, which we both loved.

So, I decided to try my hand at recreating it.  

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Chiang Mai, Thailand Restaurant Review: Pun Pun

Posted by on Dec 14, 2013 in Travel | 0 comments

Chiang Mai, Thailand Restaurant Review: Pun Pun

When I asked my friend Kate who is vegetarian and lives in Chiang Mai what her favorite restaurant is she didn’t hesitate to say Pun Pun.  When Vicci and Faye also said that it was really good, I knew we had to check it out.  We ended up going there for lunch on Saturday, before my mum and I headed to the airport and back to Bangkok.

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