Monthly Archives: December 2013

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year.  I haven’t written over the holidays, but wanted to check in quickly to promise that more posts will be returning in 2014, and I am grateful to all of my kind readers this year. I’d like to begin this new year thinking about all the good things from the previous year, and […]


Adding a salad to meals is one of the easiest ways to eat more vegetables, yet we don’t always intuitively know how to make a good salad.  Or, if you’re like me, you may have relied on cheese, croutons, and creamy dressings to flavor your salads.  I’ve been trying to improve my salad making for […]

Favorite Cookbooks

Cookbooks always make great Christmas presents.  This year, why not buy someone who’s interested in lowering their meat or dairy intake a vegan cookbook?  Or, why not give someone buying for you a really big hint about what you’d like? Be sure to buy them from your local book store this year, as tempting as […]

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


....... LIFE'S A PEACH!