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weekend foodies

I have been pseudo-participating in the 30 Day Vegan Challenge this year, but mostly because my students asked if they could join–as vegetarians since their moms want them to continue drinking milk every day. In that spirit, I have also … Continue reading

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a new vegan and her blender

The blender pulses and whirrs, magically churning a smooth compound. Bits of garlic, pulpy juice squeezed from seedy lemons, nuts and oil In recipes requesting ingredients just recently found. The blender┬ápulses and whirrs. Homemade meals made from plants fresh from … Continue reading

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where I’m at with the vegan challenge

  So you can tune out if you’re bored with vegan conversation. But as we near the finish line of the 30 Day Vegan Challenge, people have been wondering what’s next? Are you going to stay vegan? How committed are … Continue reading

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why i’m (not) doing the 30 day vegan challenge

10 reasons not to join my colleague’s 30 day vegan challenge: given a choice, I’d give up chocolate before cheese has been my default “backed into a corner” position self-righteousness is a personal vice, going vegan (even for a month) … Continue reading

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