Monthly Archives: June 2012

Pesto: It’s Just Not That Serious

You know that feeling you get right before you’re about to pack up your stuff, start a new job, and move in with new people? That’s called anxiety, and I’m afflicted. It’s exacerbated by all the coffee that I refuse … Continue reading

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Nothing quite says summer like peaches. No, not the explicit Canadian electronic music artist (although she has played a pretty key role in my last few summers. I know what you’re thinking – Huh? What?). Actually, I’m talking about these: … Continue reading

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Black Bean Sweet Potato Enchilada Casserole

I made [some version of] this for carnivores twice this year! Such a good potluck food. The vague measurement terminology isn’t because I’m trying to be funny, I don’t really have to try. It’s because I don’t really measure like … Continue reading

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DC part two, Alexandria Edition

Yesterday I got back from a second trip to DC. This time I had an interview at a school in Alexandria, hooray job prospects. Abbey and I did go back to Big Bear Cafe and I got the exact same … Continue reading

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Drastic times call for Vegan Lasagna

Sometimes when there’s nothing that you can do, you just have to make a vegan lasagna. When it comes to that point, try to make sure it is the ULTIMATE vegan lasagna. Ultimate vegan lasagnas include plenty of tofu ricotta, … Continue reading

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I was just in DC interviewing for some teaching positions. I already know I didn’t get one of the jobs, and the DCPS website is pretty pessimistic about the prospects of hiring middle school math teachers, but I still enjoyed … Continue reading

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Comfort Food

Hello everyone! Just look what I made for myself. That is a personal vegan Enchanted Broccoli Forest! The EBF is one of the few things like lasagna and cinnamon rolls that I’ve made at camp and genuinely wanted to eat … Continue reading

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I have a lot of excuses for why I haven’t blogged in a while. I got sick (that happened only a week ago, and I’m mostly better now) The internet went out in my apartment (I just got it back, … Continue reading

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