3 posts in group green-onion

Creamy Mushroom Potato Casserole

I have been on a potato kick lately. Sweet potatoes, yellow potatoes, red potatoes, purple potatoes....fried, baked, boiled, mashed...hashbrowns, fries, and pureed. ENDLESS VERSIONS AND COLORS AND SHAPES! Part of the reason I have been part of the potato party was because I wanted to semi partake in the "potato challenge". The other reason is that I am Russian and I LOVE potatoes!!! Anywhoo... I wanted to make the ultimate potato casserole that was hearty, cheesy, creamy and used ... Continue Reading

Mushroom Hummus

I'm BAAAACK!!!! After a delightful volunteer trip to Costa Rica, I am back and ready to be dry and not wet, do physical exercise instead of manual labor and of course COOK FOR MYSELF!! Although, I loved spending my days feeding monkeys, birds and pigs, I was SOOOOO over cleaning up bird, monkey and pig poop. HEHE! The food in Costa Rica was very vegan friendly. I mean...you really can't go wrong with rice, beans and plantains. Plus.....all the bananas and papayas my stomach can handle!!! ... Continue Reading

Vegan Summer Borscht with Home Fries

Summa...Summa...Summatime! It's beginning to look a lot like...SUMMER!!! Yes...scorching heat is upon us and although we would have all preferred a smoother transition. Global warming is real and we get what we caused...grr. Anywhoo....summer weather always takes me back to my childhood. Filled with pool sessions everyday, jump roping, sleeping till noon, library book clubs and just overall FUN! So of course...we were still fresh immigrants when I was a kid so most of the things I ... Continue Reading