Chocolate Frogs

Chocolate Frogs!

At last, chocolate frogs have arrived on Dumbledore’s Vegan Army!

I made boxes, chocolate frog cards, and everything. I even renamed the founders of the four houses to jive with the four houses of Dumbledore’s Vegan Army!

Chocolate Frogs

Go on over and Check it out!

Pennsylvania Dutch Food Made Vegan

Pennsylvania Dutch: A Vegan’s Attempt

For a while now, I’ve been meaning to veganize some classic Pennsylvania Dutch food, just because I thought it would be an interesting challenge because of the sheer un-vegan-ness of it. We’re talking scrapple, chicken pot pie, hogmaw (pig’s stomach), lebanon bologna… As well as some easier things such as chow-chow, cole slaw, apple butter, shoofly pie, whoopie pies, funnel cake, fastnachts, and apple dumplings. Lots of very fatty, very unhealthy comfort food, filled to the brim with lard and any animal part conceivable… the PA Dutch hated to waste anything, so they used everything. Continue reading “Pennsylvania Dutch: A Vegan’s Attempt”


My friend Jen and I love going grocery shopping together. More specifically, grocery shopping in the middle of the night. On Saturday night, we left a Halloween costume party to go grocery shopping around midnight, dressed as Holly Golightly (Breakfast at Tiffany’s) and Lola Luftnagle (Hannah Montana).

Whenever we go grocery shopping together, we always end up walking around sounding like a couple of stoners with a really bad case of the munchies (but we round it out in the end by getting some healthy produce, too… usually avocados). On the night in question, I saw these alphabet-shaped tater tots and HAD to get them. Continue reading “Alphabetots!”

Grandma's Vegan Cake Recipe

Grandmother’s Applesauce Cake

I’ve never met my maternal grandmother, but from what I’ve heard I think we would get along very well. She loved to cook, which must be where I get it from. This recipe for applesauce cake is her own, and my mom realized a few years back that it’s vegan, except for the icing… which is very easily veganized, as it’s just a simple buttercream frosting. Continue reading “Grandmother’s Applesauce Cake”