Oreo Almond Butter Truffles

Let’s get this out of the way, I did not use Oreo brand sandwich cookies to make these truffles. I used Wegmans Double Stuffed Os. Ok, confession over. Most people have their favorite cookie. I’d say that over 80% of the people I ask would describe a perfect chocolate chip cookie. Warm, dense, and I agree,…

Ginger Penne

I recently re-read Matt Fitzgerald’s “New Rules of Marathon and Half Marathon Nutrition” book when I was in between finished my last novel (Bad Feminist by Roxanne Gay–>great read!) and it snowing 2 feet therefore hindering my ability to get to the library. I remember when I first read it, and thought it was really…

Living the dream?

What is my life right now? As I write this, I am researching and writing vegan donut recipes to make at Strong Hearts this weekend. SERIOUSLY?! Like, seriously?!?! When I was hired, I spent a long time with my boss talking about the future. What we want to see at Strong Hearts, how we can…

My Favorite Cheese Sauce

When I went vegan, I really didn’t miss cheese that much. Honestly, the last thing to go for me was yogurt and I sort of just stopped buying it. Same with cheese, I ate what I had (I don’t waste) and then just stopped giving the dairy industry my money (directly, indirectly I guess by…