No-Bake Vegan Peanut Butter Balls

August 20, 2011
Kitchenarian No Bake Vegan Peanut Butter Balls

Vegan Week – Day 7 What a week! Last Sunday when I embarked on Vegan Week, I did not know what to expect. Could I make it for seven days without dairy products, meat, or fish? Well, I did and it was actually a lot easier than I thought. Things I have learned this week: […]

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Brazil Nut Cupcakes ~ A Guest Post by The Tolerant Vegan

August 18, 2011
Kitchenarian Brazil Nut Cupcakes

I remember when I first read Nikki’s blog, The Tolerant Vegan. I was drawn in by a delicious recipe and I wound up staying and looking around. I went to her blog’s  About page and immediately became a fan. Nikki spoke with such raw honesty about her decision and sometimes struggle to be vegan. I […]

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Grilled Peach Pizzettes with Balsamic Brown Sugar Sauce ~ A Guest Post by Como Water

August 17, 2011
Kitchenarian Grilled Peach Pizzettes

I recently contacted Tiffany of Como Water about participating in Vegan Week here on The Kitchenarian. She was so nice when she responded and said that she would love to participate but wanted to let me know that she was not vegan. What…whoa..what do you mean? I went once again to Tiffany’s site and started […]

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From the Recipe Box: Marinated Artichoke Hearts and Olives

August 16, 2011
Kitchenarian Marinated Artichoke Hearts

Vegan Week Day 3 – There is so much of cooking for me that is on automatic pilot. I reach for the same items in the grocery store and I cook the same things over and over again. Not because I love them so much, but because I am in a hurry and don’t have […]

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Summer Lentil & Millet Chili ~ A Guest Post by JL Goes Vegan

August 15, 2011
Kitchenarian Summer Lentil and Millet Chili

It is Day Two of Vegan Week and so far so good.  I’ve been experimenting with my morning espresso a bit.  Yesterday I tried it with soy milk and then coconut milk and this morning I had it with almond milk.  I’m trying to figure out which way I like it the best. I have […]

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Mousse Pie

August 12, 2011
Kitchenarian Peanut Butter Mousse Pie

Today I tried to work; I really did. I was successful for most of the morning, but I kept getting distracted. I couldn’t concentrate. I knew that there were hundreds, even thousands, of people in their kitchen making pie today. Making a chocolate peanut butter pie for someone that most of us have never met, […]

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From the Recipe Box: Vanilla Ice Cream – Philly Style

August 10, 2011
Kitchenarian Vanilla Ice Cream

When I was growing up, making ice cream was such a summer treat. My mom prepared a custard base ice cream with eggs that had to be cooked on the stove top. Sometimes she would add peaches or bananas, but most often she would make plain jane vanilla. My dad would monitor the actual freezing […]

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Monday’s Muffin: Doughnut Muffins

August 8, 2011
Kitchenarian Doughnut Muffins

It has quieted down here a bit this week. Last week was crazy! As you know, Sous Chef flew home from school for four days and then left for Europe last Thursday. My father celebrated his birthday and we had a big family birthday dinner honoring him and then my oldest son turned 18 on […]

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Flourless Oatmeal Peanut Butter Cookies

August 7, 2011
Kitchenarian Flourless Oatmeal Peanut Butter Cookies

I have seen several recipes recently for flourless cookies on the internet and have really wanted to bake some. I have several no bake cookie recipes that I love to make and this sounded like a cookie that needed to be part of my cookie repertoire. Cookies don’t need to be difficult and sometimes the […]

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Peanut Butter Cup Brownies

July 29, 2011
Kitchenarian Peanut Butter Cup Brownies

I feel it coming. This is the calm before the storm. In 24 hours, Sous Chef will fly back home from school and we will have four days to get her ready to leave for Europe to study for the next 12 weeks. When she gets back home there will be clothes to pack, items […]

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