Grilled Portobello Mushroom over Mashed Cauliflower Smothered in Gravy

“To be fully alive, fully human, and completely awake is to be continually thrown out of the nest.” ― Pema Chödrön Rejection. Ugh - one of my least favorite words. Even though I know most rejection involves lamenting over something you never had, it still stings! I have spent the last year of my life writing a cookbook proposal. It has always been a dream of mine to write a book and now I feel … [Read more...]

Quinoa Lentil Loaf With Mashed Potatoes & Gravy

Quinoa Lentil Loaf With Mashed Potatoes & Gravy

Growing up in New England, Sunday supper was the most important meal we ate. It was also by far the heartiest meal of the week and always a family affair. Sunday continues to be one of my favorite days of the week to invite family and friends over to share some delicious plant-based meals. Today I was yearning for a … [Read more...]

Vegan Mushroom Gravy And Mashed Potatoes

"We habitually erect a barrier called blame that keeps us from communicating genuinely with others, and we fortify it with our concepts of who's right and who's wrong. We do that with the people who are closest to us and we do it with political systems, and all kinds of things that we don't like about our associates, or our society. It is a very common, ancient, well-perfected device for trying to feel … [Read more...]