Five Kentucky Derby winners: Where are they now?

We came across a Paulick Report article that has a “where are they now and what are they doing” list of Kentucky Derby winners. We chose five. Funny Cide (2003) When Funny Cide (Distorted Humor) won the 2003 Kentucky Derby, he was the first gelding to do so since Clyde Van Dusen (Man o' War)… Continue reading Five Kentucky Derby winners: Where are they now?

Tater Day and Recipe

National Tater Day is observed each year on March 31st. The holiday originally started in Kentucky to celebrate a related tuber — sweet potatoes. The town of Benton, Ky., still observes an annual Tater Day festival to honor the sweet potato. This year's festival runs April 1-4. The annual holiday, which today celebrates all varieties… Continue reading Tater Day and Recipe

Vegan sweet potato recipe

Happy Potato and Sweet Potato Day! See also Tater Day Post for vegan scalloped potato recipe » By A Virtual Vegan INGREDIENTS Sweet potatoes (Orange-fleshed ones only. Yams work too.)Vegan ButterCinnamonThymeSmoked paprika. Chipotle powder will work as a stand-in.Coconut sugar & maple syrupPecan nuts. Walnuts would work well too.Vegetable stock (To braise those roasted sweet… Continue reading Vegan sweet potato recipe

White horses

A poem by Eleanor Farjeon Count the white horses you meet on the way,Count the white horses, child day after day,Keep a wish ready for wishing - if youWish on the ninth horse, your wish will come true. I saw a white horse at the end of the lane,I saw a white horse canter down… Continue reading White horses

Vegan winter drink recipes

First a recipe and then some links. We voted here at Tuesday's Horse and this is the one that won. Gingerbread Hot Chocolate (via VNutrition) "Let the flavor of gingerbread cure your post-holiday blues. Cinnamon, ginger, and nutmeg blend effortlessly with vegan chocolate chips and almond milk into a cup of rich, sippable comfort." "This simple… Continue reading Vegan winter drink recipes

Get baking with pumpkin

VEGAN RECIPE Nora of NoraCooks.com writes: "Along with my popular Vegan Pumpkin Bread and Pumpkin Coffee Cake, these muffins are one of my favorite fall treats." We are right there with her. Here's what you need. 1 Bowl Vegan Pumpkin Muffins • Canned pumpkin puree – I’ve never made them with fresh pumpkin, but it… Continue reading Get baking with pumpkin

PETA launches horseracing abuse whistleblower hotline

PETA writes on their website: PETA has been inundated with tips over the past two years alerting us to unethical and illegal activities in horse racing. This is why we now offer a whistleblower hotline for workers who have witnessed or know about cruelty to animals or other illegal activities involving horses used for racing… Continue reading PETA launches horseracing abuse whistleblower hotline

Grilled cauliflower steaks

Tuesday's Horse is back again, on Fridays, with at least one recommended vegan recipe — by popular demand. Several of us have made this recipe — with varying levels of cooking skills — and everyone excelled. And everyone loved it too! The introduction by Veg News states: "Weekends are the perfect time to cook up… Continue reading Grilled cauliflower steaks

Two Vegan meatloaf recipes

Introduction Tuesday's Horse has had loads of requests to move the weekly vegan recipe from Friday to Saturday. Probably should have posted much earlier though. Let's try it anyway. Meatloaf is a hot ticket item recipe. Everyone seems to love it, and many folks serve it weekly, often on a certain day. There are two… Continue reading Two Vegan meatloaf recipes

Matching gift offer extended to 6pm August 30th

Make a donation between today and 6pm EST, Monday, August 30th, 2021, and two of our supporting partners will double the amount you give. We are so grateful to the horse-loving couple who are making this extensive campaign possible. OFFER HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO 6PM EST, AUGUST 30TH Your donation will help us fight a… Continue reading Matching gift offer extended to 6pm August 30th