Vanilla Matcha Avocado Smoothie

March 6, 2014
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It’s been a while since I posted a recipe, and I’m easing back into the swing of things with something super simple: a smoothie. My post-bacc friends used to tease me that they could tell I had an exam looming if I started posting more smoothie recipes than usual, but I promise that this one […]

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Roasted Carrot and Avocado Salad

December 3, 2013
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Back in my working days, I was sometimes lucky enough to have lunch at ABC Kitchen, a restaurant just north of Union Square in New York. Though it’s not a vegan restaurant, ABC Kitchen features some of the best vegetable dishes I’ve had, including lentil soup with celery root and herbs,┬ábraised mushrooms with farro and […]

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Black Bean and Corn Tostadas

August 31, 2013

To all those who are celebrating, I wish you a wonderful and restful holiday weekend. I’ll be catching up on work, but doing so from my Mom’s place in New York, which is restful and nice for both of us. In the meantime, I’m here to share one of the recipes I’ve recently featured as […]

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The New Veganism: Chilled Cucumber and Avocado Soup with Mango Salsa

August 22, 2013

Photos courtesy of James Ransom for Food52. If you’re not busy blending up dreamy glasses of frozen watermelon and mint today (and who could blame you if you were), then feast your eyes on a bowl of chilled cucumber and avocado soup with fresh, sweet mango salsa. In today’s New Veganism column for Food52, I’m […]

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Green Tea, Peach, and Avocado Soft Serve

July 23, 2013

On Saturday night, I made a batch of banana soft serve for friends. I watched as their eyes widened in amazement as a few cups of brown, frosty banana chunks turned into a pale yellow, super creamy bowl of deliciousness. I listened to them “ooooh” and “aaaah” as they took their first bite of the […]

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Seasonal Salads and Succulent Smoothies

July 5, 2013

Happy Friday, friends! Hope you had wonderful 4th of July celebrations, if you celebrate the day. This was my third Independence Day in Washington, D.C., but it was the first time I’ve actually observed the day! In the past, there was always an exam looming right after J4, so I didn’t make it out to […]

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My Favorite Green Smoothie with Avocado

June 27, 2013
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All images courtesy of James Ransom for Food52 I feel as though I’m starting to inadvertently assemble a “my favorites” list–first there was my favorite quinoa confetti salad, and now I’m sharing my (current) favorite smoothie. These days, I’m relishing avocado in my smoothies–the fluffy, creamy texture is hard to beat!

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