Author: Bevin Donahue

Bevin is the publicity and marketing manager at North Atlantic Books.

raw Vegan Mango-Gooseberry Cheesecake

Recipe Monday: Raw Vegan Mango-Gooseberry Cheesecake

If you missed them at their peak last month, take note! Gooseberries are heading out of season soon. Grab some while you can for this raw vegan mango-gooseberry cheesecake, and savor the last real weeks of summer before back-to-school.  

Power Stone: Adamite

Adamite Adapted from The Book of Stones by Robert Simmons and Naisha Ahsian Elements: Fire, Wind Chakras: Solar Plexus (3rd) and Heart (4th) Key words: Joy, love, creativity, enthusiasm, perseverance Affirmation: “I pursue my heart’s desire with passion, high spirits, perseverance, and joy.” What is adamite? Adamite is a zinc arsenate mineral with a hardness of 3.5. …continue

Recipe Monday: Spanish Rice and Wannabe Refried Beans

Happy Monday! Today, a raw, vegan spin on a classic from The Art of Raw Food. This is a great make-ahead meal for a busy week; a few days before, soak and sprout your wild rice, then get your prep out of the way the morning before you plan to eat.

Vegan Summer Sherbets and Sorbets

We’ve gotten past the June gloom and are full-swing into summer, which means enjoying the long days outside with some of our favorite treats. My personal favorite is the cashew Stracciatella sherbet, a lighter, unorthodox take on the classic Bergamese gelato that’s just as tasty, if a little nuttier, than the original. For more warm-weather …continue