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Our special Forks Over Knives event went very well today!

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Our special Forks Over Knives event in Bend went very well today! Which is great, considering the amount of time we put into preparing for it. It was a long day (1 p.m. – 10 p.m.), but well worth it. My step-kids were an invaluable help until after the 2nd showing started (I think they’re wore out though, because everyone was in bed by the time I got home, even the night owls). We had the biggest near-capacity crowd at 90 people for the 3 p.m., and then a respectful 40+ for the 7 p.m. And both sessions had curious and thoughtful people contributing to the discussion afterwards.

I’m both wound up and tired, and have just had to decompress by myself for a few hours. I got some bread dough going for tomorrow, read a bit, hung out with the animals a little, and now am going to go chill out more with Out of Oz.

Engine 2 Diet quintuple-batch brownie-making-marathon for Forks Over Knives in Bend

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Engine 2 Brownies

The girls and I just finished up an Engine 2 Diet quintuple-batch brownie-making-marathon for our Forks Over Knives event in Bend tomorrow. We made over 150 mini brownies (and only managed to consume a few along the way). 

These brownies always turn out so good.

Finally, Forks Over Knives!

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I finally got to watch Forks Over Knives! The DVD recently arrived and a friend passed it on to me this evening. So I watched it while cooking up a good plant-based meal, doing the dishes, and making up a new batch of bread dough. It was pretty much like I expected. Not a lot of new information for me, but well put together and could be transformative for somebody new to the info. I’d like to buy a copy for each of my extended family members, but I doubt they’d be receptive. Looking forward to the special features.