Category Archives: Opinion

OATrageous Oats Review and Contest

A whole book on oats? I’ll admit to being a bit skeptical, but  just a bit. After all, Kathy Hester knows her stuff and if she thought the humble grain was worth a whole book, she’d make it clear why. My first impression of the cover was a good one: with a lot of white […]

Vegan Tacos Review and Giveaway!

Contest is closed! The winner is #29: Amy  Wagar Cinch! I was super excited to be included in the blog tour for Jason Wyrick, and his new book, Vegan Tacos. I was even more excited (if it’s possible) when the review copy arrived in the mail. Wow. No, wait, WOW! The cover immediately grabbed me, […]

Free Freekeh Recipe Collection and Contest!

I’ve got a soft spot in my heart for whole grains for lots of reasons: they taste great, are incredibly versatile, and on top of that, they’re good for you, too! This past year, I’ve been on a freekeh binge. If I had to choose one whole grain to eat for the rest of my […]

Corn Waffles

Here in Ohio, corn season is in full swing. I start buying corn way before it is at it’s super sweet peak, just because I don’t want to miss the very first ears that exceed my expectations. Of course, that means we eat a lot of so-so corn in anticipation. But now is the time […]

Vegan Ice Cream Sandwiches [Review and Contest]

Even though we are winding our way through August, it’s never the wrong time for ice cream. As a kid, I remember some families just having ice cream in the summer. We had ice cream year-round, and in the summer we had homemade ice cream! We had an old White Mountain crank ice cream maker […]