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Big Announcement!

Big Announcement!

I’ve had to keep this news under wraps for a few months now, but I can finally tell you guys that I’m going to be on Food Network’s Cupcake Wars!  My episode will air on March 8th, so be sure to stay tuned for updates about the show.  I know the air date is several [...]

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Best Friends Super Pet Adoption

Best Friends Super Pet Adoption

UPDATE: Just wanted to do a quick update and thank everyone who came out to the Super Pet Adoption yesterday.  It was a great day, and the location and weather were both fantastic!  This is a shot Ryan took as we were packing everything up. It was such a gorgeous sunset and the perfect conclusion [...]

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Veggie Pride Parade

Veggie Pride Parade

UPDATE: Just a quick update to thank everyone who came out for the Veggie Pride Parade on Saturday!  And after all the Animal Acres events I’ve done, I finally found a moment to grab a photo with Lorri! It was great to see so many familiar faces, and to meet new friends as well.  We [...]

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Pumpkin Loaf Give-Away!

Pumpkin Loaf Give-Away!

UPDATE: The winner of the pumpkin loaf give-away is Michelle, whose favorite things about fall are… Sweaters, cool mornings and not wanting to get out of bed, pumpkins, squash and all the great fall veggies. I already like on FB and I’m not on twitter. Congratulations, Michelle!  Thanks again to everyone who entered, and stay [...]

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C’est La V at the 5th Annual Compassionate Cuisine

C’est La V at the 5th Annual Compassionate Cuisine

UPDATE: Just wanted to post a couple photos from the event we did on Friday.  The Japanese Gardens were beautiful, and it was nice to be at an event with such a unique setting.  We were up in the dessert tent with Luscious Organics, and had a great time hanging out with them. Here’s a [...]

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Boundary Waters Brownie & A Versatile Blogger Award!

Boundary Waters Brownie & A Versatile Blogger Award!

The Boundary Waters in Northern Minnesota, and Sawbill in particular, are very special places for Ryan and his family. Up until the past few years, Ryan had gone there every summer of his life.  I’ve had the pleasure of joining him on several trips, including one where he proposed to me.  We also spent part [...]

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Happy Birthday, Omar!

Happy Birthday, Omar!

Today our dog, Omar Little, turns 2!  Or that’s at least what it says on the papers from the rescue group where we adopted him.  They saved him from a shelter the day he was set to be euthanized, and before that he was a stray, so I don’t think we’ll ever know his exact [...]

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A Vegan Afternoon Tea

A Vegan Afternoon Tea

When I studied abroad in London I was fortunate enough to enjoy several afternoon teas.  I love sweets, I love sandwiches, and I actually prefer tea to coffee, so a classic tea is a little piece of heaven for me.  I know that my love of this tasty ritual informed my menu of baked goods [...]

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C’est La V at Worldfest 2010

C’est La V at Worldfest 2010

UPDATE: Thanks to everyone who came by our booth at Worldfest yesterday!  We had a great day of seeing old friends and meeting new ones.  Of course my favorite part is trying all the vegan food that’s available! And remember, if you are outside of LA and want to try some C’est La V goodies, [...]

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Animal Acres’ Compassionate Cooking Extravaganza!

Animal Acres’ Compassionate Cooking Extravaganza!

UPDATE: I just wanted to thank everyone who came out to the Animal Acres Compassionate Cooking demo yesterday, and thanks to Lorri and Cameron for having me on as a presenter!  It was a beautiful day on the farm, and the speakers I was able to see gave really inspiring presentations.  I enjoyed meeting all [...]

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Green Lounge Earth Day Celebration & Awards

Green Lounge Earth Day Celebration & Awards

UPDATE: The Green Lounge event was last night and we had a great time.  We met a ton of really nice people, both guests and vendors. The highlights of the night were sampling some M Cafe wraps, Large Marge Sustainables kale soup and chickpea salad (both were delicious), and also trying some yummy vegan truffles [...]

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Hollywood Market

Hollywood Market

I wanted to do a quick post letting you all know that this Sunday, March 28th, will be our last day at the Hollywood Farmers’ Market for the foreseeable future.  As much as we have truly enjoyed being a part of the market and meeting so many of our customers, we’ve unfortunately just not been [...]

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C’est La V at the Olympics!

C’est La V at the Olympics!

That lucky Peanut Butter Brownie!  It got to go to the Olympics, and I didn’t…  Such is life.  Ryan was in Vancouver to shoot some stuff for a documentary he’s working on, and he was able to get a shot of one of his favorite treats getting in on the action too! Between organizing everything [...]

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