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Compassionate Cuisine LA – Update

Compassionate Cuisine LA – Update

UPDATE: I just wanted to show you guys some pics of our table at the Compassionate Cuisine event on Friday night, which took place at the Victorian in Santa Monica.  Here’s our spread! The cupcakes pictured above are Velvet Cake with Vanilla Frosting, and the Vanilla Cake with Chocolate Frosting are pictured below.  I love [...]

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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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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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Raw Kale Salad

Raw Kale Salad

On Saturday I presented a dessert demonstration at Animal Acres’ Compassionate Cooking Extravaganza, and I had the chance to see a couple of the other presenters including Rod Rotondi, founder of Leaf Cuisine and author of “Raw Food for Real People”.  His presentation about raw foods was extremely informative.  In particular, I really appreciated that he [...]

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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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An Eggless Easter

An Eggless Easter

Lila Yesterday, Ryan and I headed up to Animal Acres for the Eggless Easter celebration.  They were having a vegan bake sale, so I donated some brownies and gluten-free chocolate cookies and also got to enjoy some goodies that other guests brought.  We had a chance to hang out with lots of the animals, including [...]

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C’est La V at the 4th Annual Compassionate Cuisine

C’est La V at the 4th Annual Compassionate Cuisine

Hey, guys!  If you love food, you’ll want to head to Long Beach for this event on October 9th.  The proceeds from ticket purchases to go Animal Acres, and you get to eat tons of amazing vegan food from lots of different vendors, including C’est La V Bakeshop!  We’re really excited to be a part [...]

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C’est La V to be at the Animal Acres Gala

C’est La V to be at the Animal Acres Gala

I’m so excited to finally be able to announce that C’est La V Bakeshop will be providing desserts at the Animal Acres Gala on September 12th!  Animal Acres has a very special place in my heart, and I’ve really been looking forward to the Gala.  Unfortunately, due to the fires that are currently burning in [...]

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Banana Bread with Walnuts & The LA Veggie Pride Parade Wrap-Up

Banana Bread with Walnuts & The LA Veggie Pride Parade Wrap-Up

I’ll kick off this post with my variation of the Lower Fat Banana Bread recipe in Veganomicon.  It’s super easy to make, and it’s so good.  I’m actually not a huge fan of nuts with banana bread, but I’ve been making these for the craft service on the show Entourage, and this is how they [...]

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