Homemade Granola

Homemade Granola

This is my favorite granola, and I’ve been making this recipe for about six years. It’s perfectly delicious, and I think better than anything from the store. This granola is really distinguished by its simplicity, which begins with a mixture … Continue reading

Oaty Dog Treats

Oaty Dog Treats

Our Cocker Spaniel turns 11 years old today! In honor of Caramel’s birthday, here’s my recipe (if you can call it that) for her favorite treats, made with simply oats and water. When Caramel developed what appeared to be a serious health … Continue reading

Chai-Spiced Steel Cut Oats

Chai-Spiced Steel Cut Oats

My mighty slow cookers (of almost every size) continue to get a heavy workout during Michigan’s ultra-cold winter months. A few weeks ago, I shared one of my favorite reasons – Breakfast Bean And Tofu Burritos – inspired by Kathy Hester’s book (Vegan … Continue reading

Baked Oatmeal Breakfast Squares

Baked Oatmeal Breakfast Squares

If you make oatmeal every morning, you know your breakfast bowl is brimming with minerals, B vitamins and cholesterol-lowering soluble fiber. But despite your devotion to oats and their many virtues, maybe you yearn to shake things up — just … Continue reading

Oatmeal Strawberry Chocolate Chip Cookies

Oatmeal Strawberry Chocolate Chip Cookies

I curl up with a good vegan cookbook like many others do with a novel. I have at least 50 favorites that I refer to regularly for inspiration, and am always adding to my collection. Alicia Silverstone’s The Kind Diet, … Continue reading