Category: Recipe

Mango Galette w/ Hawaiian Lavender & Vanilla.

I woke up today in California and couldn’t help but feel a little sad. I just returned from the Aloha State and no matter how long I am there, it never feels like enough time. Don’t get me wrong; I love California, but every… Continue Reading “Mango Galette w/ Hawaiian Lavender & Vanilla.”

Vegan Lilikoi Baked Beans.

It seems like monthly subscription boxes are really popular right now. They come in all kinds of shapes and sizes and include treats for everyone it seems. From make-up, to organic goodies for you (or your pup) to boxes that are filled with strictly… Continue Reading “Vegan Lilikoi Baked Beans.”

Huli-Huli Tempeh.

I’m happy. I’m off to Maui early next month and I simply cannot wait. Coconut bagels, fresh lilikoi, picking strawberries on the bright green Kula hillside, a long horseback ride through the jungle are filling my thoughts and dreams. It feels so good to… Continue Reading “Huli-Huli Tempeh.”

Vegan Pork Chop w/ Apples Sautéed in Maple Reduction.

Today I thought I would tell you a story about pork chops, but it turns out I don’t really have one. What I do have, is a story about the first pig I met in person. My parents took my brother and I into… Continue Reading “Vegan Pork Chop w/ Apples Sautéed in Maple Reduction.”

Vegan Bleu Cheese & Bacon Biscuit.

Dudes. Today I have a totally awesome biscuit for y’all. I’m proud to say it’s totally on point and worth tracking down or ordering the ingredients to make. The secret is the White Lily flour. I’ve found that it’s perfect for making biscuits fluffy.… Continue Reading “Vegan Bleu Cheese & Bacon Biscuit.”

Smokey Taro Hummus.

I’m sitting here a little warm and tingly from my kombucha (which I like more than wine….I said it.) and I thought I’d come on over here to share an exciting new opportunity in the field of hummus. And by that, I mean a… Continue Reading “Smokey Taro Hummus.”

Bofur’s Vegan Mince Pies.

” If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.” What a lovely feeling it is, to have a book or film transport you some place magical, that you fall in love with. It’s… Continue Reading “Bofur’s Vegan Mince Pies.”

Vegan Lembas Bread.

Let me tell you something about myself that you may not know, Joe Rogan (love whoever gets that reference); I LOVE The Lord of the Rings. I love The Hobbit. I love Tolkien. I love the books, films and most everything having to do… Continue Reading “Vegan Lembas Bread.”

Jackfruit Char Siu & Vegan Manapua.

Happy Halloween! I’m home tonight and I thought I would take this opportunity to update this little blog. Char siu is a Chinese BBQ pork, usually slow cooked in a sweet and slightly spicey sauce/glaze. I’ve never eaten the real thing, but I remember… Continue Reading “Jackfruit Char Siu & Vegan Manapua.”

Coconut-Lilikoi Tapioca.

My favorite place on all of Maui is Kula. Kula is nestled up on the western slope of Haleakala. One of my favorite sights is looking up at Kula from further down the volcano; there is this breathtaking light and dark contrast up on… Continue Reading “Coconut-Lilikoi Tapioca.”