Vegan lasagna


I love making lasagna and have mastered it quite often and in all different ways- regular meat lasagna (yes before I went vegan), vegetarian lasagna, vegan lasagna, pasta-less lasagna and even raw lasagna! So I decided to have a mini vegan get together and I do not know what happened! I guess I got confused with all my lasagnas. I […]

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NYC’s newest lesbian venue and only lesbian restaurant – I had to go of course! THE DALLOWAY. My friend was visiting from London and wanted to catch dinner and drinks tonight so off we went to SOHO’s latest talk of the town. The Dalloway, name inspired from a Virginia Woolf novel, was all that and more than I had expected. […]

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Vegan Coquito


For years I have been making coquito… from of course… a Puerto Rican recipe! This was a “secret” recipe from my friend’s Grama! Grama’s do hold all the secret recipes- don’t they? My friend walked me through it a few times in the beginning and then off I went rolling out Puerto Rican Christmas gifts! I have to say thank […]

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Vegan Bobó de Camarão


I love the memories of consistent home cooked meals with friends and family around. Growing up, this was more of a weekly event but later with my friends, I recall more of a monthly get together. What is especially on my mind is the times of hanging out with my Brazilian friends. One friend specifically, Janaina, did the cooking. Today […]

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