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Spinach and Kale Gnocchi with mushrooms and red peppers in a cream sauce

Back before I had a kid, I used to make gnocchi fairly often. This was long before I was vegan, but still, I’ve always been trying to eat less meat. After I had a kid, I guess I decided it was too much work, so it’s been at least 14 …

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Black-owned vegan restaur...

People always seem to wonder, what do vegans eat? If you’re lucky enough to live in Chicago there are more…

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Nashville...

My friend Laurie had a film accepted into the Defy Film Festival in Nashville, TN and asked me and Stella…

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    Eye Spy Some Sustainability!

    Wow, I had to stop in my tracks the other morning as I stepped out my door to head to work. What is this?! Someone is getting milk delivered to their door? While I do think it’s a pretty awesome sight to see I have to note that I have …

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    Yard Progress

    Jim and I have spent more time working on the yard and I think we are making some good progress! There were some up and downs though…he hacked up my hibiscus plants! The funny thing I learned later was that Stella gave him a hard time about it after she …

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    Some things I found interesting this week…

    There are a couple of food issues that are important to address: ‘In short, “you have given power to the industry to completely self-regulate.” That should “scare the pants off” consumers concerned about where their food comes from. ‘ from Mother Jones Last week in India 21 school children died …

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    The List

    An Ikea kitchen that I admired on a recent trip. The other day a contractor friend of mine stopped by to help me think about how I should approach the overwhelming amount of things I’d like to see accomplished with this place. Some are small, some are big, some we …

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    My Secret Garden Dreams

    Hey, this weekend is the Green Built Homes Tour. I’m kinda feeling like I’d still might try to make it but considering that I didn’t go to the Sustainable Backyards program last weekend (though I really wanted to!!) I don’t know what my chances would be for this. I have …