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Vegan Eats in Lima: A Quick Trip



We just got back from a quick 5-day trip to Lima, Peru where we stayed at the Sheraton Lima, one of the few large and notable hotels in the historic center. Since the hotel offers a free shuttle to the Larcomar shopping centre in Miraflores, we were able to split our time between the busy . . .



Polska Foods Vegan Mushroom Cabbage Pierogi Review + Giveaway (3 Winners)



I was raised on Chinese dumplings (called 餃子 , jiaozi or gyoza in Japan) and in recent years I have come to love sauerkraut, so when I received Polska Foods Vegan Mushroom Cabbage Pierogi with Fresh Sauerkraut & Caramelized Onions, it was like a perfect marriage for my palate. While only of their five . . .



Creamy White Bean Alfredo with Fried Pierogi



Last month, I shared my simple white bean Alfredo recipe and I added something a little extra to make it creamier making it to die for. You can use it in anything from fried pierogi to some good pasta. In Europe, I fell in love with their soya cream products and used them for creamy . . .



Gochujang Tempeh + Blasted Broccoli



We recently returned from a trip to Lima, yet another interesting destination in Latin America -  similar in some ways to Buenos Aires, Mexico City and Bogota while also bringing back memories of Manila and Thailand.  These distinct Asian influences on the culture even carry over into the cuisine of Lima/Peru. Here is a quick Instagram shot . . .



Violife Vegan Cheese Giveaway (EU Residents Only)



We are proud to announce a great opportunity for one vegan miam reader (EU Residents Only) to win an assortment of Violife products including a Violife t-shirt. Yay! Finally!!!! Violife is a Greek company that produce a wide range of vegan cheese alternatives - their coconut oil based cheese alternatives are all vegan, gluten-free, soya-free, . . .



Jicama, Avocado and Radish Salad with Lime Vinaigrette



For the last two weeks or so, I've been a little under the weather and didn't explore much of Boston, however stayed in, saw some funny wild turkeys, made some comfort food such as seared king trumpet mushrooms, and spent most of my time with one of my favorite cats Cosmo and Doni's baby niece . . .



Review: Vegan LVX Nail Lacquer – Fall 2013 and Winter Resort 2014



I had the pleasure of spending the New Year in Paris, and while I don’t have that je ne sais quoi that the French carry themselves with, I did have my LVX Fall 2013 and Winter Resort 2014 nail lacquer collections that caught the eye of many a Parisienne. Before my trip to Paris, the . . .



Vegan Chocolate Cookbook + Giveaway



In between all of our recent trips, I found a bit of time to test out Fran Costigan’s latest cookbook Vegan Chocolate: Unapologetically Luscious and Decadent Dairy-Free Desserts, kindly provided to us by her publishers at Running Press. Now, I’m not much of a chocolate person and I’m not much of a baker . . .