We have plants y’all! Quick updates – The spinach, tomatoes, and baby tomatoes are sprouting. I am worried that the spinach seeds may be planted too close together, so we’ll see how they grow. The potatoes have erupted like crazy! I’ve added more compost and soil to their mounds. Once our homemade compost is ready… Read More The Gardening Chronicles – April 4th 2020, we have plants y’all!
It’s spring break and the project the girls chose was to start a garden. A fucking garden. I do not have a green thumb. I never have. The only plant I’ve been able to keep alive for a while is a pothos and even that ended up dying after about a year or two. And… Read More The Gardening Chronicles – The Beginning, March 14th 2020
Sprout’s finally had a jackfruit waiting for me and yes, I brought it home where it belongs. If you are unaware of my love affair with jackfruit, you can read about it here. It may help you understand why it is so exciting for us to have one in our home! The first time I… Read More Jackfruit – my love has come home
On our weekend trip to Universal Studios, we stopped in Redlands for dinner at Plant Power, a vegan fast food restaurant that serves classics like chik’n nuggets, burgers, french fries, and milk shakes. I was starving by the time we got there and didn’t get any pictures of our food before we scarfed it down,… Read More Vegan Food Adventures – Plant Power, Vegan Fast Food
I fell in love with jack fruit in 2017. Pinterest aided in the start of the love affair by suggesting pins about BBQ jack fruit and buffalo jack fruit dishes that were just mouth watering. I was intrigued. I had questions. I didn’t want to get involved in something that would just later break my… Read More Jackfruit – A Love Affair
Our love of junk food is strong in the Valdez household, but in moderation of course. Here are a few favorites that we veganized for ourselves at home. Most of the time, I fly by the seat of my pants when I’m creating something in the kitchen, so if you would like a recipe for… Read More Snacksssss…snacksssss… A few of our favorite homemade junk food concoctions