Tag Archives: Holiday

Swedish Glogg

A yuletide mulled wine from Scandinavia, Glogg is a wonderful, vegan, spiced holiday beverage to serve as an alternative to Eggnog.

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Gingerbread Cookies

A great recipe for vegan, gluten-free gingerbread, bringing out the child in all of us. A must during the Holiday season.

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Sweet Potato Casserole

A traditional Thanksgiving (or any winter holiday) side dish. Slightly sweet and delicious.

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Thanksgiving Turkey

My first ever Thanksgiving turkey! 8.6 pounds and beautiful.

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Basic Roasted Butternut Squash

Butternut squash is the perfect way to add some autumn to your favorite foods. It also tastes great roasted and is easy to make.

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Halloween Guacamole

Frighten your party guests with this brainy appetizer

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Bruschetta with Tomato and Basil

Bruschetta has been on my mind. I was recently in Costco with my mom, and as she browsed the DVDs, I looked over the cookbooks. There were at least four by the same publisher on authentic Italian cuisine. With bruschetta recipes galore. And, who could forget that scene in “Julie and Julia” where Amy Adams […]

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Raspberry-Filled Yellow Cake with Coconut Frosting

My little sister’s birthday was last week, and to celebrate, my older sister and I baked this lovely gluten-free and vegan cake. The frosting and cake recipe are from Cybele Pascal’s The Allergen-Free Baker’s Handbook, and the raspberry filling recipe we found online. This cake was really good, though, like most gluten-free and vegan cakes, […]

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Drinks from Ireland

I work for the Oregon Daily Emerald, the University of Oregon’s campus newspaper, and in honor of Saint Patrick’s Day we ran a story in our arts and entertainment section about Irish-themed drinks. (If you want to know how to make these drinks, check out the story!) There’s the Guinness, for beer drinkers. Whiskey for the […]

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Corned Beef and Cabbage

My friends and I celebrated Saint Patrick’s Day with some traditional Irish food: Corned Beef and Cabbage. My friend Lucy made this last year for the holiday, and this year she decided to make it again (which was a wise decision, because it’s so delicious). Ingredients 1 package corned beef, with seasoning packet 1 cabbage […]

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