Category Archives: MOFO 2013: Dad Says It’s Toxic

Vegan MOFO, Day 9: Jicama Mango Salsa

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Growing up in Southern California jicama was a pretty normal thing. I didn’t realize until I served it to my Mother in Law who lives in Florida, that not everyone had heard of it before. In case you are unfamiliar … Continue reading

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Vegan MOFO, Day 8: Raw Corn and Sprouted Chickpea Chips

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The need to have something other than celery to eat with my salsa has been my main obsession this week. After seeing that many people in the blogosphere have made raw corn chips I decided to try my own. The … Continue reading

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Vegan MOFO, Day 7: Sprouting and Soaking

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My career requires excellent time management which I bring to work with me every day, though I have learned by day seven that I do not bring this skill home with me. Oh, how I wish I could leave other … Continue reading

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Vegan Mofo, Day 6: Pizza Kale Chips

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I have to admit that the hardest part of Dad Says It’s Toxic month is the lack of carb heavy, savory snack food. It has made me come to terms with how much crap I was eating especially when I … Continue reading

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Vegan MOFO, Day 4: Non-Toxic Coleslaw

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Each day I learn a little more about what Dad is considering toxic. Basically anything that is processed and packaged. A few weeks back I attempted to recreate my grandma’s coleslaw vegan because I have been craving it. Dad had … Continue reading

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Vegan MOFO, Day 3: “Parmesany” Kale Chips

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Dad does not think kale chips are toxic and I need savory snacks. Yes, I am a snacker and veggie sticks only can take me so far. When I did thirty days of raw last year the hardest part was … Continue reading

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Vegan MOFO, Day 2: Wild Hairs and Thrive

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I am one of those people who gets a wild hair and can’t rest until I act on it. Sometimes this leads to terrible consequences.  Other times, like today, the end result is fantastic. On July 29th I moved to … Continue reading

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Vegan MOFO, Day 1: Dad Says It’s Toxic

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I have been composing this post in my head for weeks and now that I sit down to write, it has proven much more difficult than initially anticipated. When in doubt it seems best to start at the beginning which … Continue reading

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