Lucky Comestible 5 (4): Grain Free Hazelnut-Cilantro* Crackers

* Or use another favorite herb. [I thought it would be fun to run a little series over here at DDD: I’ll profile one one of my favorite foods, or a food that I’ve recently discovered and enjoyed, over several days.  For this fifth edition, I’m focusing on cilantro. The series is presented on an occasional (and entirely arbitrary) basis, before […]

Flash in the Pan: Grilled Avocado on “Toast”

[Sometimes, you just want to eat something now.  I’ve decided to offer a mini-post every once in a while, for a dish that comes together incredibly quickly or else is so easy to make that no recipe is required. Here’s today’s “Flash in the Pan.” (For other FitP recipes, see “Categories” at right).] I must […]

The Simple Life* (and Smoothie)

* [Absolutely no relation to the reality show of the same name] ## [That is one MoFo huge smoothie!] Now that the holidays are over and a new, fervently hopeful year has begun, I’ve decided to simplify my life. It might have been the post-apocalyptic array of file folders, sticky notes, to-do lists (to-do lists ON sticky […]

Shock and Ossify: Raw Fig and Cherry Bars

 [Yep, another raw bar. . . and so soon!  But there’s a good reason. . . ] Well, it’s finally happened:  after years of needless anxiety before every annual medical check-up (only to be told each time that nothing’s wrong). . . this time, something was wrong.  And I must admit, I’m shocked. When I saw […]

Flash in the Pan: Cocoa Nibbles (or, La”Raw” Bar)

[EDIT, February 2012:  You all know I love Ellen DeGeneres, right?  And Ellen loves this recipe!  I couldn’t be more thrilled that she decided to share on her Going Vegan with Ellen page.  Thank you, Ellen! 😀 ] Sometimes, you just want to eat something now.  I’ve decided to offer a mini-post every once in […]