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This Week in Green Shit: Vegan magic

This week was not without its clusterfucks challenges, but luckily I eat my feelings because it means I have some great recipes for This Week in Green Shit. We spent Christmas with Bogart’s family, and it was lovely (I made a loaf version of Oh She Glows lentil walnut balls without cranberries and a mushroom…… Continue reading This Week in Green Shit: Vegan magic

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Buy the peeled garlic

As I’ve been feeling better, I’ve been getting back into the swing of things in the kitchen. I missed it, but I’m still being cautious with my energy. Instead of making elaborate meals from my plethora of awesome cookbooks, I decided to do a mini vegan reset where all my shopping lists and recipes were laid…… Continue reading Buy the peeled garlic

Recipes · stephnotchef

This Week in Green Shit: Chocolate hummus and more

Welcome to first instalment of This Week in Green Shit! You can catch all of my filtered food posts on Instagram, but I’m going to highlight the best ones each week because it’s my blog and I’ll do what I want. This week’s winners were a giant colourful salad with cast-iron tofu courtesy of the new…… Continue reading This Week in Green Shit: Chocolate hummus and more

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A year in the life

It feels like I’ve hit some pretty big milestones in a few key areas lately. I get all nostalgic in the fall, and I can’t help but compare where I am now with where I was a year ago—and luckily I’ve got the receipts in handy blog form. For one, I was everyone’s favourite single storyteller. Still going…… Continue reading A year in the life

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#StephNotChef

Since I left my second job at the orchard, I’ve found myself with some free time. I still manage to plan my way into filling some of it, but I’ve also been doing a lot more cooking. I’ve detailed my long journey from a girl who didn’t know what a clove of garlic was to someone reasonably…… Continue reading #StephNotChef

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Too many cooks

Now that everyone has fallen in love with my boyfriend, I’m going to complain about him. That’s what girlfriends do, right? I had this conversation with a friend yesterday: Today another friend said I must save a ton on eating out since Bogart’s a chef. I may have overused caps in my response, but only…… Continue reading Too many cooks

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Life skills 101: cooking

I’ve never been what one might call ‘gifted’ in the kitchen. I think a more accurate statement might be ‘fucking disaster.’ A couple of years ago, I decided to learn how to cook. I bought the most basic cookbook I could find: Apparently not basic enough. I bought all my groceries for the week’s meals,…… Continue reading Life skills 101: cooking