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  • 00:29

    Jazzy Vegetarian, Season 2, on National Public Television!

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    Today Laura Theodore, the Jazzy Vegetarian celebrates the July 1, 2012 premiere of Season 2 of Jazzy Vegetarian on National Public Television! In addition, on the show today Laura shares her fabulous summer BBQ recipes that are featured on PBS food!  Season 2 features 13 half-hour episodes serving up classic, mouthwatering, family style menus for anybody looking for delicious, nutritious food. Laura Theodore, the stylish Jazzy Vegetarian, whose passion for easy and delicious vegan cooking shines in each episode, delights vegetarian and non-vegetarian health conscious people of all ages. Laura's elegance and culinary acumen are attracting public television viewers nationwide. Cooks will find the ingredients wherever they shop, and Laura’s step-by-step instructions make preparing healthy vegan food easy. From the “Rockin’ Moroccan Stew” to “Chocolate Mousse Ginger Pie,” Laura leads the viewer on a down-to-earth path to a heavenly feast. In addtion, Season 2 of Jazzy Vegetarian  features Dr. Pam Popper of Forks Over Knives. 

  • 00:16

    The Jazzy Vegetarian

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    Have you decided to start eating healthier as you age? Would you like to learn to prepare easy, nutritious but seemingly decadent meals? Do you want to nourish your body and satisfy your palate at the same time? If so, you will want to be sure to catch this show.


    Laura Theodore is the award-winning host of the popular PBS program the Jazzy Vegetarian. She’s also the author of two much loved cookbooks, Jazzy Vegetarian and Jazzy Vegetarian Classics. Her third and highly anticipated book, Laura Theodore's Vegan-Ease, is due to be released on Oct. 8th.


    Laura will be discussing her upcoming 5th season on PBS and sharing some of her favorite tips for creating easy, tasty meals that are both nutritious and delicious! 

  • 00:46

    Season Three of Jazzy Vegetarian on the Create Channel!

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    Today Laura Theodore, the Jazzy Vegetarian is celebrating the September 17th release of her new book Jazzy Vegetarian Classics: Vegan Twists on American Family Favorites and the BIG, September 19th fall premiere of Jazzy Vegetarian Season 3 on the CREATE channel all across the country. Laura will welcome Dr. Pam Popper, who is featured in every episode of season three. Dr. Popper will talk about many of the fruits and veggies featured this season and we will to share a ‘sneak peek’ recipe from the series! Dr. Pam Popper is a naturopath, an internationally recognized expert on nutrition and health and she is the Founder and Executive Director of The Wellness Forum. Dr. Popper is the author of the popular and riveting new book Food Over Medicine. She is part of Dr. T. Colin Campbell’s teaching team at eCornell, teaching part of a certification course on plant-based nutrition.  Dr. Popper appears in the feature film documentary, Forks Over Knives, about diet and health and she is one of the co-authors of the companion book to the film, which appeared on the New York Times bestseller list.

  • 00:35

    Caffeine and the Healthy Diet with Dr. Pam Popper - Plus VEGAN SUPER BOWL MENU!

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    Today Laura Theodore the Jazzy Vegetarian welcomes welcome the internationally recognized expert on nutrition and health, Dr. Pam Popper to talk about Caffeine and the Healthy Diet! Plus, my spectacular Vegan Super Bowl Menu! And learn about our spectacular Vegan Cuisine Month giveaway!


    Laura Theodore’s books, DVDs and CDs make the perfect compassionate and delicious start to a healthier you! Signed copies of Laura's new cookbook: Laura Theodore’s VEGAN-EASE - now available at Jazzyvegetarian.com and Vegan-Ease.com Or purchase copies of Laura’s books and CDs on Amazon! 


    Dr. Pam Popper is a naturopath, an internationally recognized expert on nutrition and health the Founder and Executive Director of The Wellness Forum. Dr. Popper is the author of the popular and riveting book Food Over Medicine and she is part of Dr. T. Colin Campbell’s teaching team at eCornell. Learn more: www.wellnessforum.com

  • 00:47

    Jazzy Vegetarian, Marvelous Mushrooms!

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    Today Laura Theodore, the Jazzy Vegetarian welcomes author Ken Babal to talk about mushrooms and share great recipes. We’ll talk about his book: Mushrooms for Health and Longevity. Music today by Grégoire Maret who has emerged as a unique and compelling new voice across a wide spectrum of the modern jazz world. His chosen instrument - the harmonica and the extensive list of heavy- hitters who have enlisted him for their own projects is unparalleled: Herbie Hancock, Pat Metheny, Cassandra Wilson, and Marcus Miller are some of his most prominent employers, none of whom have the patience to employ novelty for novelty's sake. Ken Babal is a licensed clinical nutritionist with over 25 years experience. He is a former instructor for Southern California School of Culinary Arts. Ken Babal has written over 100 articles that have appeared in many popular publications including Let's Live, Taste for Life and Doctors' Prescription for Healthy Living. He is co-author with Shari Lieberman, Ph.D. of Maitake Mushroom. Ken appears in the Discovery Health Channel documentary Alternatives Uncovered and E! TV's The High Price of Fame: Starved!. As a professional musician and drummer, Ken became interested in nutrition as a means of realizing one's optimum potential. NEWSFLASH: Season 2 of Jazzy Vegetarian launched nationally via public television stations starting July 1, 2012 (check your local listings)!

  • 00:31

    Achieving Goals for a Healthier, Plant-Based New Year!

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    Today Laura Theodore the Jazzy Vegetarian welcomes Deborah Emin, publisher of Sullivan Street Press, to talk about achieving goals for a healthier, plant-based new year. Laura Theodore’s books, DVDs and CDs make the perfect start to a healthier new year! Signed copies, now ON SALE (through January 31st) at Jazzyvegetarian.com. 


    Deborah Emin is the publisher of Sullivan Street Press, and a writer of the Scags Series. She began the press to protect her own intellectual property and this initial motivation has grown into a full-blown commitment to publish the books that tell the stories this world needs to hear. In her other endeavors, besides writing and publishing, she is an avid traveler where she spreads the word about what the press is doing and how she finds new authors whose stories she would like to share with the world. 

  • 00:33

    The Health-Promoting Food Pyramid with Dr. Pam Popper

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    Today Laura Theodore the Jazzy Vegetarian welcomes the internationally recognized expert on nutrition and health, Dr. Pam Popper to talk about The Health-Promoting Food Pyramid, for a healthier 2016!


    Laura Theodore’s books, DVDs and CDs make the perfect compassionate and delicious start to a healthier new year! Signed copies of Laura's new cookbook: Laura Theodore’s VEGAN-EASE - now available at Jazzyvegetarian.com. Or purchase copies of Laura’s books and CDs at: Amazon.com


    Dr. Pam Popper is a naturopath, an internationally recognized expert on nutrition and health the Founder and Executive Director of The Wellness Forum. Dr. Popper is the author of the popular and riveting book Food Over Medicine and she is part of Dr. T. Colin Campbell’s teaching team at eCornell. Learn more: www.wellnessforum.com

  • 00:32

    Jazzy Vegetarian Talks Music and Food!

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    Today Laura Theodore, the Jazzy Vegetarian welcomes  singer-songwriter and vegetarian Laura Cheadle to chat about her music and fabulous recipes! Is Laura Cheadle a New Jersey native, who already has four successful albums out, including a Christmas Album. Laura has opened for The Jonas Brothers, Spin Doctors, Garland Jeffreys, John Oates/Hall and Oates, and Average White Band amoung others. Cheadle has been featured on ABC “TUNED IN" segment and NBC 10. Her music has been featured on the Hit Radio Station 93.7 voted Laura "Best Female Singer of 2009" and "Best Female Artist of 2010." Because of her active charity work, Laura was named a "Super Woman of South Jersey" in South Jersey Magazine. Laura recently appeared and performed on the NBC 10! Be sure to catch Jazzy Vegetarian on Television!

  • 00:29

    Jazzy Vegetarian Vegan Travel Tips!

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    Today Laura Theodore, the Jazzy Vegetarian welcomes Lisette Oropesa to hear great music and chat about eating vegan “on the road.” Laura will share her Jazzy Tips for snacks and meals that travel well! Soprano Lisette Oropesa has been hailed by The New York Times as an artist with a “magnetic” stage presence, and an “attractively silky, and flexible timbre.” The 2011-12 season sees her debut with the San Francisco Opera as Romilda in Xerxes, followed by Miranda in the new Baroque pastiche The Enchanted Island with the Metropolitan Opera (conducted by William Christie), Konstanze in Die Entführung aus dem Serail with Pittsburgh Opera and Ismene in a revival of Mitridate, rè di Ponto with the Bayerische Staatsoper, Munich. In concert, Ms . Oropesa appeared in Messiah (Part I) with the New Choral Society, made a notable debut with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in Carmina Burana conducted by Riccardo Muti, and presented a duo recital with baritone Brian Mulligan for the George London Foundation at the Morgan Library. In the summer she will perform Schubert’s Der Hirt auf dem Felsen with the Mostly Mozart Festival at Lincoln Center. Be sure to catch Jazzy Vegetarian on Television too!! 

  • 00:57

    Vegan Chocolate for the Holidays with Fran Costigan!

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    Today Laura Theodore, the Jazzy Vegetarian welcomes Pastry chef and cookbook author, Fran Costigan, to share Chocolate desserts for the holidays from her new book, Vegan Chocolate Dessert: Unapologetically Luscious and Decadent Dairy-Free Desserts. Then Rockstar Vegan, Laura Cheadle joins us with her best holiday tips!


    Speaking of the holidays! Laura Theodore’s books, DVDs and CDs make perfect gifts for the holidays! Holiday savings are now available at www.vegan-ease.com, www.jazzyvegetarian.com or AMAZON!


    Pastry chef, culinary instructor and cookbook author, Fran Costigan is internationally renowned as the authority on vegan desserts. Her lively classes include the Costigan Vegan Baking Boot Camp Intensive®. Fran’s latest book is, Vegan Chocolate Desserts. She is an advisory board member of the New York Coalition for Healthy School Foods, Vegan Trade Council and Main Street Vegan Academy. Visit: www.francostigan.com.


    Laura Cheadle, the Rockstar Vegan, lives the hectic, busy life of a popular musician, and is eager to share her ideas with us, along with songs and clips from her award-winning, rockin’ recordings. Laura has five successful albums out and she has opened for The Jonas Brothers, Spin Doctors, Garland Jeffreys, John Oates/Hall and Oates, and Average White Band among others.

  • 00:33

    The Vegetarian Flavor Bible

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    Today Laura Theodore the Jazzy Vegetarian welcomes Karen Page and Andrew Dornenburg who are the two-time James Beard Award-winning co-authors of numerous bestselling books. We’ll hear about their latest book: THE VEGETARIAN FLAVOR BIBLE.


    Karen Page and Andrew Dornenburg are the two-time James Beard Award-winning co-authors of numerous bestselling books, including THE FLAVOR BIBLE, WHAT TO DRINK WITH WHAT YOU EAT, CULINARY ARTISTRY, and BECOMING A CHEF.  For their latest book THE VEGETARIAN FLAVOR BIBLE, the married couple shook things up:  They switched to a plant-strong diet in May 2012, and Andrew took on the book's four-color photography while Karen handled the research and writing.  A graduate of Northwestern and Harvard, Karen earned a 2013 Certificate in Plant-Based Nutrition from Cornell in conjunction with the T. Colin Campbell Foundation.  Andrew is a former professional chef who studied with Madeleine Kamman at the School for American Chefs and cooked at top restaurants in New York City and Boston.  The couple lives in New York City, and their website is KarenAndAndrew.com.


    Signed copies of Laura's Cookbooks and the Best of Jazzy Vegetarian DVD are now available at Jazzyvegetarian.com and SEASON FOUR of Jazzy Vegetarian continues to air every Tuesday and Thursday on the CREATE NETWORK.