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This is Mother’s favorite raw dessert. She has served it to non-vegans who rarely eat raw food, and they can’t get over how delicious this yummy pie tastes! I always help Mother by licking the coconut cream out of the … Continue reading

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My Nonna taught this recipe to Mother, who used to make sauce every Sunday. Nonna learned about frying the paste from her Sicilian boyfriend’s mother. Mother uses this yummy sauce for pasta, homemade vegan pizza, lasagna, manicotti and stuffed shells. … Continue reading

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Ashley, my vegan-since-birth sister, LOVES this pizza. She asked if Mother could ship a pizza to her college (Mother said it wouldn’t make it). I LOVE this pizza, too, especially the crust. Mother first made the pizza for a cooking … Continue reading

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I can’t wait until Christmas. Not only do I get to watch Mother decorate two beautiful trees and open wonderful gifts, but the food alone should be enough for the holiday spirit. Nonna’s Italian Stuffing and Mother’s Mushroom Gravy are … Continue reading

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Mother and Nonna used to make Italian stuffing. After they became vegan, they substituted Lightlife Italian sausages. This is the most delicious stuffing ever! I could eat the entire large pan.

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You don’t need turkey to celebrate Thanksgiving! Mother and I make the most amazing, vegan meals-I’m still salivating! We made Nonna’s Italian stuffing with vegan Italian sausage, fresh cranberry sauce (flavored with orange), mushroom gravy, whipped potatoes and parsnip (Japanese … Continue reading

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My Grammy O’Connor grew up in County Clare, Ireland. She moved to Hartford when she was 20 years old and now lives in West Hartford. I love her Irish accent. She and Mother love to bake and cook together. Mother … Continue reading

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I have always loved Peanut Butter!  So Mother and I came up with these peanut butter dog treats and named them after me.  You can be sure I don’t let my canine brothers lick the bowl. Ingredients: ¾ cup unsalted … Continue reading

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While Mother has been busy traveling around the East Coast searching for funding to support CAPS and doing media work, I’ve been working hard on becoming a celebrity. I love getting all the attention from adoring fans, but I want more! It’s … Continue reading

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Although I no longer chew on some of Mother’s possessions (like her pretty shoes, shiny cell phone, and pink lace bra), I am still a puppy at heart. I’ve come a long way to be the princess I am. Before … Continue reading

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