Category Archives: Dinner

Slow Cooker Baked Beans

As a young vegetarian I often turned to the old canned standby: baked beans. On those days I was too busy studying or too lazy to cook, I’d pop open a can. When I was feeling fancy I’d even eat … Continue reading

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Happy Kale Day!

Before this morning I had no idea there was any such thing as International Kale Day! In fact, it may not have existed until this morning… Fortunately my dinner tonight featured this nutritious veggie in all its glory! Baby eggplant … Continue reading

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Indian Pot Pie

With the temperature finally dropping, I’m feeling the urge to use my oven again! Which is why this recipe for Spinach Pie at Budget Bytes caught my eye. Spinach, cheese and pastry? Yum! So when I was left with a … Continue reading

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Cold Thai Lettuce Wraps

It hit 95 degrees in the big apple today… that’s 35 C for any metric readers. By the time I had crawled home through every sprinkler and open hydrant I could find I was not in the mood to cook. … Continue reading

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Cheddar Cauliflower Soup

Spring is finally here! The grass is green, the daffodils are blooming and the sun is out! Or at least it’s out most of the time. Despite the warmer weather I still love to curl up with a satisfying bowl … Continue reading

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Pad See Ew (rice noodles with greens)

Doug and I love Thai food. It caters to my love of anything noodley, is relatively vegetarian friendly (watch out for fish sauce!) and available just about anywhere these days. With belly warming spices and deliciously ubiquitous coconut milk, I consider Thai … Continue reading

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Roasted Veggies and make ahead Mac and Cheeze

Roasting – the very word evokes feelings of warm bellies and snuggles by the fireplace. It’s also an easy way to bring out loads of flavor from simple ingredients. We got our first real taste of winter last weekend, and … Continue reading

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Hello! How about a recipe for Eggplant Tomatillo Sauce over tofu!

Hi, I’m Leah, and I have high hopes for this blog. You can read all about my transition from omnivore to vegan and back again here. My goal with Made By Leah is to present healthy, vegetable-centric food that is either vegetarian/vegan … Continue reading

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