Monthly Archives: December 2013

A Year in the Life of Don’t Fear the Vegan: 2013

Part of me is saying, “Really, I’ve only been doing this three years?” The other part of me is in disbelief that I have stuck with something this long.  I bore rather easily, so I guess it is safe to … Continue reading

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Final Gift Recipients – Days 10, 11 & 12

We got a little caught up preparing for the holiday the last few days before Christmas and I didn’t post the names of the lucky DFV readers chosen to receive the final gifts of the year.  I am sure you’re … Continue reading

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12 Days Gift Give Away – Day 12!

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Here it is, the 12th and final day of our second Holiday Gift Give Away.  We want to thank all of the generous folks who donated the gifts and all of our readers who stuck with us this year, even … Continue reading

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12 Days Give Away – Day 11

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It’s not unusual to for a restaurant to choose a signature item or two, then package those items for retail sale.  It is uncommon however to find a restaurant that specializes in just one item and use that product in … Continue reading

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12 Days Give Away – More Gift Recipients!

We have more gift recipients to announce. Day 7 – Getting Native Foods Cafe shirts are: Suzy B., Sue K., Sara P., Holly N., Lea J., Mardi Joy, Kimm M, Deanne D., & Keriann H Day 8 – Lea must … Continue reading

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12 Days of Gifts: Day 10

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One of the greatest benefits of being a blogger is hefty paycheck. Ha! Most of us don’t blog due to the salary which is nonexistent, but because we are passionate about the topic.  The greatest benefits are the people we … Continue reading

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12 Days Give Away – Day 9

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There are some products that are staples in the DFV house, yet we’ve never written about them.  Steffi does most of the creating in our kitchen and writes the majority of the posts so these things rarely cross my mind. … Continue reading

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12 Days of Gifts: Day 8

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Ever think something is out of your reach, but don’t care and decide to go for it, even if it only means failing? Well todays gifts was one of those moments. Last year I considered reaching out to this same … Continue reading

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First 6 Days Gift Recipients

The first half of DFV’s 2nd Annual 12 Days Holiday Gift Give Away is done, and what a great week it has been.  While we’ve been good at contacting this year’s gift recipients directly, I haven’t been very good at … Continue reading

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12 Days Gift Give Away – Day 7

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When my in-laws told us they had found a new (to them) vegan restaurant in Portland, it wasn’t much of surprise.  While the Portland vegan restaurant scene isn’t quite at swing a cat levels of density, many commercial strips of … Continue reading

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