Health knowledge made personal
› Share page:

Posts

Sort by: Most recent | Name
Updated Cookbook Review: Moosewood Restaurant, Cooking for Health by Deb S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating From November 2009 photos That tasty vegan mix above is the topping for the crumble I made to test out the newest cookbook from the Moosewood folks, ... Read on »
Cookbook Review: Vegan Cookies Invade Your Cookie Jar by Deb S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating From November 2009 photos I've been a big fan of Isa Chandra Moskowitz & Terry Hope Romero's cookbooks since I first read (and began to cook from) Is ... Read on »
Sometimes You Win, Sometimes Your Cookies Spread Too Much by Deb S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating I wish I could be posting about the wonderful new recipe I'm working out for some highly seasonal, cranberry walnut oatmeal cookies. But I can't. Well, technically, that is wh ... Read on »
Vegan Pumpkin Cornbread by Deb S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating From October 2009 Photos Yep, that's me sneaking a piece of this incredibly delectable, moist cornbread. The original recipe (pre-Altered Plates vers ... Read on »
Off Topic: Deb Goes to an Archivists' Conference by Deb S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Yep, this is WAY off topic, so I won't take up much space about it at all. Some of you very wonderful readers have been super-supportive of me during my library schooling, so ... Read on »
Ah, the Miracle of Coconut Oil -- Veganized Anzac Biscuits by Deb S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating From October 2009 Photos I'm very fond of many of my cookbooks, but few are written with such care as The King Arthur Flour Cookie Companion. It's re ... Read on »
Heavenly Banana Apple Walnut Muffins by Deb S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating From October 2009 Photos I'm a big fan of The Sweet Melissa Baking Book. You might remember the very buttery and delicious Pistachio Linzer Thumbprin ... Read on »
Off Topic by Deb S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Hello Friends! Here in New Jersey the weather couldn't be finer for a crisp fall day. But, I wish I were in Washington, D.C. standing with my friends who marched for equa ... Read on »
Book Review: Forking Fantastic by Zora O'Neill and Tamara Reynolds -- Veganized Apple Spice Cake by Deb S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating From October 2009 Photos I'm quite enjoying the quest to veganize as many Altered Plates dishes as possible. This delicious apple spice cake insp ... Read on »
Making Over Martha Month: Veganized Raspberry Tart (nee Linzertorte) by Deb S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating From September 2009 photos This Linzertorte, inspired by Martha Stewart's Baking Handbook (p. 171), is probably the most time-consuming recipe I've e ... Read on »
Quick Update by Deb S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating No, my friends, I have not fallen off the edge of the earth. I've been a bit over-scheduled between school and associated activities and the Jewish New Year. Regardless, I did ... Read on »
Making Over Martha Month: Turning Galette into Pie, Altered Plates Style by Deb S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating From September 2009 photos Oh Martha, you are wonderful, but your Pate Brisee does not hold a candle to Elise's All-Butter Crust as I make it with ag ... Read on »
Making Over Martha Month: Banana Walnut Cookies by Deb S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating From September 2009 photos Last month, my friend Tanya (the lovely hand model and professional massage therapist above) came to visit and we baked al ... Read on »
Making Over Martha Month Begins! by Deb S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating From September 2009 photos And, what a beginning it is! To kick off Making Over Martha Month here on Altered Plates, I've veganized and spiced up Mar ... Read on »
A Vacation to Recover from a Vacation by Deb S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating I hope you all are doing very well and enjoying the remains of the summer. Here in Central Jersey, it's hot and HUMID. Well, it's actually wet. I'm sure that's affected some o ... Read on »
Guest Blogger: Teresa and Her Magic Banana Muffins by Deb S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating From Aug. 2009 photos This recipe comes from my pal Teresa, who is studying to become a librarian with me at Rutgers. Originally, I was going to veg ... Read on »
Vegan Lemmmmmmmon Poppy Seed Muffins by Deb S. Patient Expert 2 Comments Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating From Aug. 2009 photos The pre-Altered Plates version of these vegan lemon poppy seed muffins originates in Vegan Brunch. I made quite a few changes ... Read on »
Travelogue: Salt Lake City and Park City on Here and There by Deb S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating If you happened to be interested in the rest of my trip to Salt Lake City, please feel free to visit my other blog, Here and There for the complete travelogue. Otherwise, next ... Read on »
Altered Plates On Location: Salt Lake City, Utah by Deb S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating From Salt Lake City July 2009 Este Pizzeria in downtown Salt Lake City is a very busy spot at 12:30 pm on a weekday. It was even busier than usual ... Read on »
Re-run: Veganized Cranberry-Zucchini Muffins by Deb S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating This isn't my usual M.O., but due to our impending voyage to Utah, here's a re-run of one of my favorite recipes (originally published here during Making Over Martha Month, on ... Read on »