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What would the Vegan Month of Food be without at least one post dedicated to hummus? Like any good vegan, I’ve been on the hunt for the perfect hummus for ages. And no matter how many recipes I try, when it comes to good, basic smear-on-a-sandwich hummus, I always return to the recipe from Veganomicon (p. 67).Continue Reading

Happy Vegan Month of Food!

My favourite time of year has arrived — and this year it’s even come early: the Vegan Month of Food. For the entire month of September, bloggers unite in their love of all things related to vegan culinary experiences. I’m getting hungry just thinking about it. Over the next 30 days, I plan to shareContinue Reading

Bigger on the Inside

Over the past few months, I’ve cast on for a dozen projects and yet I’ve bound off hardly anything. Not a single one of my projects has managed to keep my attention for more than a few rows at a time — this has been incredibly frustrating for me because I knit to relax and it’sContinue Reading

Camp Mini-Yo-We, Take Two

What a difference a year makes. Last summer, eager to follow in Elizabeth’s footsteps, Adam ventured off to Camp Mini-Yo-We for a week of sleep-away camp. Unfortunately, the whole being-away-from-home-while-doing-completely-foreign-activities-like-paddling-a-canoe experience was overwhelming and he became incredibly homesick, so much so that we received several phone calls from the camp director and Todd and IContinue Reading

Happy Eighth Birthday, Adam!

Happy Eighth Birthday to Adam! For the first time ever, Adam is not here for his special day — instead, he’s celebrating at Camp Mini-Yo-We, where I believe he gets to select a camp counsellor to jump in the lake. Good times. Given the choice of celebrating before or after his actual birthday, Adam optedContinue Reading