It’s already DECEMBER!!!

Wow! Time flies when you’re having fun. Since December is National Fruit Cake Month, I thought this would be the perfect time to re-share my Veganified version of Aunt Dot’s Fruit Cake.

Plus, just for giggles, I wanted to share this short news segment about the history of the Fruit Cake. I actually had no idea there was an annual Fruit Cake toss, did you?! I know you’re just going to love this version of Fruit Cake and it won’t toss it anywhere except near your mouth.

Holiday Fruit Cake

Note:  This is where the importance of Mis-en-place is hand in very handy.  Prep each of the grouped ingredients separately so that when you finish with your mis-en-place, you have all your ingredients staged in 4 bowls.  Once you finish that process, the mixing will be rather easy (and you will have a neat and clean kitchen workspace).

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Sweet Potato Bourbon Meringue Pie

Sweet Potato Bourbon Meringue Pie

Change Things Up

In keeping with the Holiday Season, how about pleasantly surprising your loved ones and friends with a change-up from the expected pumpkin pie with a spirited sweet potato pie?

If you use an organic, store-bought pie crust that’s 100% whole wheat or gluten-free, this pie is quick

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Grilled Avocados and Lemons

Grilled Avocados and Lemons

Betcha Didn’t Think of This …

Whether I’m hungry and need to have something delicious and nutritious in a pinch or want to impress guests with an appetizer that I can bet most likely they never even heard of never mind tasted and couldn’t be easier to prepare, grilled avocados

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