Special Edition: Vegans on Valentine’s Day – Episode V

Everyone warns you that romance evaporates when you have a baby. They caution you to keep the spark alive in your marriage and to not let the baby darn you of that will to live. Seems a little dramatic to us but then again that hasn’t been close to our experience. Yes, we can’t dote…

Turkish Delight (Homemade Vegan Gummy Candy)

It’s been an eventful week  for the Ol’ Shannons. We’re getting the edits back today from our publisher for our second book – which has been a journey to put in nicely in itself let me tell you. We had multiple doctor visits in the city for this whole baby project we’ve been working on…

Lemon & Dill Vegan Chicken Salad

Dan’s working from home today so I made one of his favorite lunches: Vegan Chicken Salad Bagel Sandwiches. Back when we were new and living Norfolk, VA, we used to go to this sandwich place called Yorgo’s Bageldashery. Any vegan who’s ever passed through the little kind food wonderland that is the Ghent neighborhood in…

Special Edition: Vegans on Valentine’s Day – Episode IV

Like a grumpy husband in an outdated romantic comedy – I find myself in the same position every year – scrambling at St. Valentine’s Day. Not to make or buy something special for my Dan but to get the annual Vegans on Valentine’s Day post up. There is always a delay here and there and…

Muhammara – Turkish Roasted Red Pepper & Walnut Spread

It’s only October 2nd and we’ve already gotten a bunch of emails asking when Rocktober-fest starts… it’s coming. Don’t worry. I’m just a few days behind because last weekend Dan and I were in Washington DC for Vegfest and visiting with some of our favorite people while we ate some of our favorite foods… including…