Tuesday, October 13, 2009

VeganMoFo 13: Two People, Two Dinners

Tonight is the last official night of Week of Mr. Vegan Eats & Treats! Tuesdays and Wednesdays I teach late, and don't usually make it home until around 9:00. Sometimes I cook dinner, but a lot of times we'll just have take out or leftovers on these nights. Today I told Mr. VE&Ts that we could have any take out - his choice!

Well, when I got home, he said "I got something special for you, will you make something special for me?" Deal! So, look what I got:

!!! a beautiful vegan pizza from Engers Pizza. Engers is a great local spot that makes wood-fired pizzas and they are super super vegan friendly. In addition to having a special tofu-tomato vegan pizza topping, they have tofutti cuties in their ice cream freezer, and they have vegan soups. Plus, they have a ping pong table, which is fun. Mr. VE&Ts keeps a little memo on the computer with all the details about how I like my vegan pizza. What a sweetie pie! My toppings are: Spinach x2 ('cuz i like spinach!), red onions, peppers, black olives, roasted garlic, and fresh tomatoes. Mmmmmm. Yeah, I ate the whole thing. I have no shame. Also, I have no regrets.

Meanwhile, in exchange, Mr. VE&Ts requested two peanut butter & jelly sandwiches for his dinner. See, he had the leftover spaghetti from last night as a "late lunch," and then wasn't really in the mood for pizza... Mr. VE&Ts really loves PB&J, and he has particular requirements:

1. bread must be lightly toasted
2. jelly must be grape jelly. no substitutes allowed!
3. amounts of jelly & peanut butter must be "goopy" but "not messy"

Along with a sliced apple off the tree, he was very content with his dinner... and I was happy with mine!

I hope you've enjoyed Mr. VE&Ts Week... tomorrow starts a new theme... see you then!

One final Mr. Vegan Eats&Treats song pick, one of his all time favorites:


  1. Anonymous12:05 AM

    Tell Mr. E&T that his song has always warmed a special place in my heart. Ahh, a father's determination for living out his fortune-told dreams...

    That pizza looks pretty awesome, too!

  2. That is so nice of your man to order you a vegan pizza just for you and sometimes a pb & jam sandwich is a very satisfying dinner!

  3. Yum! I'd have eaten the whole thing too!

  4. Yum! I'd have eaten the whole thing too!

  5. What an awesome looking pizza!

  6. That pizza looks supreme. You're lucky to have a restaurant like that - and a considerate someone to order your favorite pizza!

  7. Your man has excellent taste in a pb&j.


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