In case you hadn’t already heard, today Earth Hour is being celebrated. At 8PM in your time zone, you are being asked to shut off your lights for an hour. Not just your lights, but really all of your electrical appliances. Think about giving it a try, even if you already are good about turning the lights down when you don’t need them. I don’t plan to unplug my fridge (well, I suppose it would be okay for an hour, but I’d hate to forget to plug it back in), but I plan to unplug everything else I can reach. Microwaves, TVs, VCRs, stereos, computers, cell phone chargers- thing like these all draw an electrical current even when they’re not in use. So if you can, please unplug tonight. I’m sure you can think of *something* to do in the dark!
I Eat Plants
Tagssweet potato portland bokashi tomatoes spinach local cupcakes desserts vegetarian NGI recipe NYC restaurant peppers Cape Cod kale pizza salad green beans apples potatoes greens class chickpeas fruit gluten-free veganmofo2014 food raw cabbage xgfx ginger travel New Haven area restaurant teese pasta health topic soup healthy weeknight meals rice seitan breakfast tempeh tofu vegan veganmofo
Ingredientsapples assorted vegetables basil beets black beans black chickpeas bread butternut squash cabbage carrots cashews celery celery root chickpeas corn daikon flax flour frozen fruit garlic ginger hazelnuts herbs kidney beans lemon miso onion onions parsnips potatoes quinoa red wine rice scallions seitan serrano chile spinach sweet potato swiss chard tempeh tofu tomato vital wheat gluten whole wheat pasta wild rice
Comment PolicyI welcome and encourage your comments! However, please be respectful of others, even when you don't agree with what is written. Any comments that attack a specific person, use foul language, are spam or otherwise non-productive to the conversation will be deleted at the owner's discretion.