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Vegacious

Ames, Iowa
I love unique food. Period. Food that is real. I cook with mostly organic ingredients (as much as possible). I rarely eat out, because I like knowing exactly what goes into my food. When I am cooking food, I am in control of everything. More than that, I love having food experiences. Tasting... Full Bio
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The End. by Vegacious Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan Here we are.  After much thought, I have decided to close down this blog – for several reasons.  Mainly, I have a job!  I love my job and I just do not have time to blog. ... Read on »
Friends, Food and Fun by Vegacious Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan Last week was so much fun!  Lots of friends, food and fun! Two of my friends met up with me (on different days) at one of my favorite coffee shops – Stomping Grounds. ... Read on »
Simplicity by Vegacious Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan Meals around here on week nights are about as simple as you can get. You can’t go wrong with simplicity! Monday:  Spicy Stir-Fry with a baked vegetable egg roll. I do ... Read on »
Amanda’s Favorite Pizza by Vegacious Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan Friday evening, I was really in the mood for pizza (something that isn’t frequented in our house).  I picked out some ingredients I had on hand and then picked up a few t ... Read on »
Spring Break – Part 3 by Vegacious Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan We spent 3 days in Burlington, mostly just spending time with family.  Once again, the weather was fabulous!  Folks, I believe spring has finally sprung!  One of my ... Read on »
Spring Break – Part 2 by Vegacious Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan Like I said, we struck GOLD at dinner on Saturday evening!!!  When I saw a Groupon for a local restaurant in St. Louis a few days before our trip, we snagged it!  Sp ... Read on »
Spring Break–Day 1 by Vegacious Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan I must say that it was very nice that our spring break landed during the same week!  Naturally, we decided to take a small trip.  I had conferences last week on Wednesda ... Read on »
Candied Walnuts by Vegacious Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan We’ve been on [a much needed] spring break and have had an amazing week!  I can’t wait to recap all of it for you!  The last two weeks of school was insane with parent-t ... Read on »
Life by Vegacious Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan Life is so precious. Yesterday, I got to spend time with my dad, sister, and twin niece/nephew.  Our time was well spent talking and playing with the kiddos!  I ... Read on »
BIG News!!! by Vegacious Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan Micah and I spent our weekend celebrating!!!!  Why? I was offered a full-time teaching contract on Friday!  Now that was a great start to my weekend! Okay, well ... Read on »
Reflections by Vegacious Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan What a week! I know it has been a full week without any blogging, but I needed time.  Life is moving at such a fast pace, no?! The past week has been full of ref ... Read on »
Everything-But-The-Kitchen-Sink Muffins by Vegacious Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan Since I now leave my house at 6am every morning, it is extremely hard to cook breakfast (although my wonderful husband cooked breakfast for me Tuesday morning!).  Often, ... Read on »
Stuffed Peppers with Bulgur by Vegacious Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan This week has been INSANE!!!  My meals have been less than stellar (read: eating when I have time and whatever I can find on hand), so even though I felt like stuffing m ... Read on »
Guest blogger: Garlic Gold inspired garlic cheese biscuits by Vegacious Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan Today I am going to share with you an original garlic cheese biscuit recipe inspired by Garlic Gold garlic flavored 100 % virgin olive oil.  You can purchase Garlic G ... Read on »
Lentil Soup by Vegacious Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan This week has sure flown by!  Monday evening, I made a big pot of soup to last through the week.  I’m just going to say this was an awesome idea!  I may also freeze some ... Read on »
Early to bed, early to rise. by Vegacious Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan Can you really believe I’m writing this entire post!?!?  Yes, it’s true.  I’m hoping to get back into the blogging groove this week!  I have really missed blogging – bot ... Read on »
The Perfect Pizza [Guest Post: Anna: Active Fingers] by Vegacious Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan Hello faithful readers!  Thanks for hanging in there while I transition!  I really appreciate your patience.  This guest post comes from Anna , another friend I met whil ... Read on »
Guest Post: Kate [Musical Cappuccino] by Vegacious Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan Hello friends!  I started a new job yesterday and things are rather, well…..INSANE!  I have quite a bit to get done in a very short amount of time.  Until later, enjoy t ... Read on »
Big Ball of Nerves by Vegacious Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan The title sums up perfectly how I’m feeling today.  My stomach is a big ball of nerves.  Why am I nervous, you ask?  I start my new job on Wednesday.  My l ... Read on »
Smellin’ Good! by Vegacious Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan During the holiday season, our food co-op held some giveaways on facebook.  I was the lucky winner of a diffuser! Since we were out of town, I just picked it ... Read on »