Yummy Vegan Calzones

Yesterday was World Vegan Day, National Calzone Day and a bunch of other special days. Guess November 1 seems like a good day to celebrate.

Anyway, I figured I could combine vegan and calzone and celebrate with a tasty dinner. Only  problem is that I have NEVER successfully made pizza dough. And I mean never! It has always been an unmitigated disaster in one way or another.

But since I’ve decided to conquer my cooking fears, I looked in my favourite cookbook – Google – for a vegan calzone recipe. After looking at a few, I chose this one from The Flaming Vegan site. It looked simple enough, although the dough part was still pretty intimidating for me. Proofing yeast, rising dough, rolling out the dough… SCARY!! Continue reading “Yummy Vegan Calzones”

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A mound of meringue

Today is Lemon Meringue Pie Day. And it’s sunny, warm and really a perfect summer day. So why not try making a lemon meringue pie?

Now I’ve never made a real one… just a couple of those out of the box ones. And since we have drastically reduced our processed food consumption, that isn’t an option. So lemon meringue pie from scratch it is. Continue reading “A mound of meringue”