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Vegan MoFo 2013 – Emily’s Favorite Vegetable Dishes

Today you get to meet 17-year old Emily, one of my very favorite people of all time. I have known her since she was 12 days old and love her more each day. A little about Emily: ¬†She likes to read, play music and spend time with friends. She also told me she just generally… Continue reading Vegan MoFo 2013 – Emily’s Favorite Vegetable Dishes

Articles · Children and Vegetables · Lena's Lunchbox · Vegan MOFO 2013

Vegan MoFo 2013 and Lena-Vegetable Lover of the Month

I have decided to join the ranks of hundreds of other vegan bloggers for a month packed full of writing, vegan deliciousness and more writing. It's called Vegan MoFo and you have landed right at the beginning. It starts today. If you are interested in finding other participating blogs you can view the blogroll¬†here. During… Continue reading Vegan MoFo 2013 and Lena-Vegetable Lover of the Month

Articles · Children and Vegetables · Legumes · Recipes · Vegetables

Green Pea Boats

I know this is a bit out of season for some of you, but I live in the Pacific Northwest. We still have green peas even though it's August. I was going to wait to post this until next Spring, but couldn't resist, especially because I know I have some Seattleites who will be reading… Continue reading Green Pea Boats

Children and Vegetables · Recipes · Vegetables

Olivia’s Summer Salad

My niece Olivia loves to cook. Two of her favorite things to make are nori rolls and fresh salad rolls. We spent time together last week and she made this lovely salad. I was voting for trying to make a smashed raspberry and balsamic vinaigrette, but Olivia's favorite salad dressing is ranch. I made a… Continue reading Olivia’s Summer Salad

Dessert · Recipes

Strawberry Mochi “Shortcake”

One of the things I love about fresh berries is that they add an element of playfulness and delight to almost everything. We have eaten this combination of fried mochi, almond amasake and sliced strawberries every day for a few days. It's a really simple and cute dessert that tastes like summer. I am looking… Continue reading Strawberry Mochi “Shortcake”