Entries by Erin Vaughan. Photography by Octavia Klein

Birthday Cupcakes

Birthday Cupcakes Some of my most vivid memories from childhood storybooks are food related. I’ve always  been particularly fascinated by the seemingly ubiquitous pink layer cake with a berry or cherry or whatever on top. Strawberry Shortcake, the book about the school teacher elephant who lives the good life in her classroom, after hours, has […]

Roasted Fig Kefir Ice-cream

Roasted Fig Kefir Ice-cream Done right, ice-cream can be elevated from the realms of guilty pleasure into a satisfying and health boosting treat. My little Cuisinart ice-cream maker has been one kitchen purchase that has earned it’s meager investment back multiple times over. As a home ice-cream maker with a non-commercial device the number one […]

Avocado Popsicles

Avocado Popsicles My husband loves very few things more than an avocado and I must admit the man has excellent taste. Avocado Popsicles is a great way to use up avocados that are on their way out (rarely happens around here as they just don’t last) but more importantly, these frozen pops keep perfectly well […]

Savory Pancake

Savory Pancake The first time I read the GAPS Diet Book by Dr. Natasha Campbell McBride her recipe for pancakes made from pureed zucchini/squash with nut butter & eggs, then pan fried, blew my mind with there simplistic awesomeness. However, I never was able to find a precise recipe for these savory pancakes so I […]