Brier Island, Nova Scotia

After setting up the meta tent, we headed southwest towards Freeport to (hopefully) catch an evening whale watch (because the weather was supposed to be crappy in the morning). Along the way, we stopped at a few coves (no seals at the one we were told would have seals…sigh) and tromped down the path to […]

Digby, Nova Scotia

Digby Harbor You know that resort-camp in Dirty Dancing?  Kellerman’s, supposedly in the Catskills (actually in southwestern Virginia)?  Well, Digby, Nova Scotia is just like that place.  It’s seen better days, probably in the 1960s, and all of the cute little bed & breakfasts need a new coat of paint, the restaurants could use a […]

Green Bean Casserole Redux

While this recipe isn’t quite a redux, it is a new and delicious take on the traditional green bean casserole. If you’re in the market for a more traditional recipe, by the way, I would go check out Susan V’s amazing green bean casserole over on FatFree Vegan Kitchen. Given that my interest is in […]

Maple Mustard Glazed Butternut Squash

This dish is hands down one of the easiest main courses you can make for your vegan and gluten-free friends or family members. All it requires is some slicing, some roasting, and some mixing of a glaze, but really, the oven does all the work for you. The maple syrup in the glaze adds a […]