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Topics range from cooking tips to vegan news to rants on issues I’ve encountered this week.

Prayers & deciding not to cheat

      “Expect to have hope re-kindled. Expect your prayers to be answered in wondrous ways. The dry seasons in life do not last. The spring rains will come again.” ~ Sarah Ban Breathnach   I love this quote by Sarah B, author of the Simple Abundance: A Daybook of Comfort and Joy.  It’s [...]

By | November 8th, 2013|Food for Thought|0 Comments

Converting a Carnivorous Cowboy w/ Raw Vegan Tacos while Workamping in Montana

Howdy friends!  It's been a while, but I'm happy to report that I'm back "on the rock" as we call life here in the Virgin Islands.  Which means I'm back to blogging!!   It's been a wonderfully adventurous two months:  Exploring Glacier National Park, followed by 3 weeks of seasonal work at a sugar beet factory [...]

By | November 3rd, 2013|Food for Thought, Raw Vegan, vegan travel|0 Comments

Friday’s Food for Thought: The Stress of Vegan Entertaining

So this week, I made a suggestion that we have some friends over for dinner.  We haven't seen them in a while, outside of quick hellos and texts, and I thought it would be a nice gesture. Yet, when it came down to thinking through the particulars yesterday, I have to admit, I became stressed [...]

By | June 14th, 2013|Food for Thought|0 Comments

Friday’s Food for Thought: A Life Sentence Behind Bars

Oxford University has a reputation as a center of great learning, but there is a dark and sinister side to the University which the tourists and even most of the academics and students never see.  Tomorrow, April 27, is World Day for Animals in Laboratories Day.  And campaigners in Europe will gather at Oxford to [...]

By | April 26th, 2013|Food for Thought|0 Comments

Friday’s Food for Thought: If it will cure them, let them eat meat !!

Is a veg*n diet good for everyone?  Again, I wish to thank my readership for emailing in some thought provoking material.  A Facebook friend, and fellow veg*n writes: I have eaten very little meat in the last 35 years compared to the average human. I go years without it and do not feel ill or [...]

By | April 19th, 2013|Food for Thought|0 Comments

Friday’s Food for Thought: Fats – Are any good for me?

So yesterday, Spencer brings home these little desserts - JJ's Microwaveable Pies - that he found at the grocery store.  And immediately tells me that I'm probably not going to be very happy with him, but boy did they taste good!  First off,  as I went to put them in the freezer, he informs me [...]

By | April 5th, 2013|Food for Thought|0 Comments