anna brones

writer + artist + producer

Posts Tagged ‘flaxseeds

Vote for Five Seed Crackers With Olive and Cilantro Tapenade on Ethical Ocean

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I’m excited to have my favorite Five Seed Crackers with Olive and Cilantro Tapenade in the What’s Good vegan recipe contest on Ethical Ocean. (hint: these are gluten free AND vegan… oh, and delicious of course).

You can vote every day for 3 weeks – every time you vote you’ll be entered to win a daily prize from Ethical Ocean. That’s fun… so vote and catch the full recipe here.

Recipe: Oatmeal and Flaxseed Blueberry Pancakes

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Full disclosure: standard American pancakes have never been my thing. Except for a backcountry version made with M&M’s, they have never been one of my breakfast standards. On the too sweet, too fluffy and too thick side, classic pancakes are optimal if you’re looking for a sugar high with an immediate crash. Not quite my style.

However, once in awhile you come across a version of a recipe that changes your perspective. A good friend named Lisa, who has an ongoing oatmeal vs. pancake breakfast debate in her household, came up with this one. As she says, when someone says “bowl of oatmeal or stack of pancakes?” oatmeal is regularly the winner, so she found a way to combine the two. The result is convincing even for those of us that aren’t usually wooed by the traditional breakfast.

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