Monthly Archives: April 2013


A few weeks ago, I was fortunate enough to be able to travel to Istanbul.  This city, stradling two continents, has at least 15 million people, 95% of whom of Muslim.  Every morning, I laid awake around 4:30, listening to the call the prayer.  Those half-awake minutes, with words I could not understand but could […]

Vegan Asparagus Risotto

My ultimate goal, rather than simply providing recipes, is to demistify the process of creating a recipe, particularly a plant-based one.  So many of us grow up learning how to cook meats, eggs, and cheeses without recipes, it’s simply second nature.  When transitioning to a more plant-based diet, it can be overwhelming to feel you […]

Becoming Mother

A book and a blog for first-time mothers

The New Vegan Family

Pregnancy, Parenting, and Easy Vegan Food.



Peaceful Parents, Confident Kids

Parenting With Respect

Asian Vegan Eats

Asian vegan recipes, food & restaurants

Attempting Perfection

Setting expectations too low has never been my problem

the living notebook

creativity : art : philosophy : productivity : writing

Edging West

Adventure + Culture + Environment

Painterly Pumpkins

Parenting, vegan cooking, writing, and the moments between.

Steve McCurry Curated

Steve's body of work spans conflicts, vanishing cultures, ancient traditions and contemporary culture alike - yet always retains the human element.

Kiran's Cooking Club

Everyday Indian Food

Lit For Kids

Introducing kids of all ages to the world of literature


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