Tag: clean eating

Spicy fried chick-un style tofu

Life is full of goosebumps. Of course there are the moments when you literally have your hair standing on end, like when it’s cold or you have a fever. Goosebumps involuntarily develop as a response to fear, awe, pleasure, euphoria, admiration, and sexual arousal. ┬áBut I believe there are also moments when you figuratively have them. Making an inventory of…

Snijbonen met Pittige pindakaas: Dutch green beans in spicy peanut sauce

Unlike in the US where you can get nearly every ingredient you need all year round, some vegetables in Holland are only on store shelves for a few weeks a year. I know…what is this blasphemy I speak of, right? Is it really possible that some plants only bloom once per year? No fresh pineapples in winter? No white asparagus…

Wine poached artichokes with parsley garlic (vegan) butter recipe

I’ve died and gone to heaven. Not only is it FINALLY summer in Holland, but more importantly, it is artichoke season at the Saturday markets. I have seen them there for months, and I’ve been waiting. And waiting. And waiting (not so patiently) for the price to drop. Finally at a reasonable price (1 euro/one) I scooped up a few…