Monday, June 22, 2009

VeganTwitNic #2, Check

We had the second ever VeganTwitNic yesterday in Colonel Summers Park in SE Portland. Nice showing, delicious food, no rain, relaxing in the sun, breaks in the shade, classic picnic times. There was even a watermelon, I kid you not.

I brought Gluten Free Mac & Cheeze with Broccoli

Maeve brought a refreshing raw kale salad, there was a gazpacho like dip, savoury tofu with prunes & olives, rice, gluten free lasagna, dessert and more.

Fruit, coconut pudding and cake parfait!

Part of the spread

I give up trying to make my plate look more than somewhat presentable at potlucks.

Quick stop at Food Fight! this weekend for soap, new Flameboy mango hot sauce, Cheddar Cheezly (some of it went into the mac!) and nectarines, suspiciously not pictured.
All the normal things I replenish.

Now I'm off to embark on Day #1 of Dittering week!

9 comments:

Tami (Vegan Appetite) said...

Wow, Jess, I think that plate looks perfect! How nice the weather was gorgeous for you, too.

Mary said...

Ooh, hot mango? That's so me.

urban vegan said...

WHy do I look at your blog at dinnertime? Why? Why? Why?!

Megan said...

I am so envious of you Portland vegans.

Adriana said...

VeganTwitNic? That's genius!

Erica said...

that mac n cheese looks gorgeous! you are so on the glutey free bandwagon, mama!

veggievixen said...

holy yum. wish i lived in portland right about...now. everything sounds so good! i love picnicking. glad it didn't rain on you.

Melisser; the Urban Housewife said...

Damn, that's a killer picnic!

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