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Six Ways to Go Invisibly Vegan in 2016

Six Ways to Go Invisibly Vegan in 2016

Here’s to a healthier, kinder, and more environmentally sustainable 2016! Okay, let’s not talk about bacon or cheese. Let’s talk about cupcakes, chili, and stir fry. Below are six ridiculously easy things you can do to invisibly veganize your cuisine. By invisible I mean that, in a blind taste test, you wouldn’t know the dish […]

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  January 3, 2016   No comments
A Tale of Two Restaurants

A Tale of Two Restaurants

Last month some friends and I vacationed for a week on the Caribbean island of St. Maarten. One day we traveled to the French side of the island to do some sightseeing. We were looking for a place on the beach for lunch, and stopped into a French restaurant called L’Escapade ( https://www.facebook.com/Escapaderesto) that had […]

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  January 3, 2016   No comments
What Do Vegans Eat On Thanksgiving?

What Do Vegans Eat On Thanksgiving?

I love turkeys! Well…. I love all animals, but turkeys are intelligent and wonderful yet so terribly mistreated. Please look at the articles below for more information on these wonderful birds.   Some of the key points which I would like you to take from these articles include: What I Want You to Know About Turkeys Turkeys like to […]

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  November 23, 2015   No comments
Why Vegan Travelers Aren’t Missing Out!

Why Vegan Travelers Aren’t Missing Out!

Have you ever thought about going vegan, but then worried about all the things you would miss out on, like trying local specialties when travelling? As an avid traveler who’s spent years on the road and visited nearly 100 countries, this was a major concern for me. I knew that there were many great reasons […]

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  September 17, 2015   No comments
Easy Vegan Meal Planning

Easy Vegan Meal Planning

A Vegan Diet Naturally Lends Itself to Ease and Creativity One of the many benefits of vegan eating is its adaptability to varying tastes, schedules and cooking skills.  A little planning can go a long way toward facilitating easy, nutritious and tasty vegan meals. Whenever possible, cook one or two dishes on weekends to eat […]

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  August 31, 2015   No comments
Vegan Cheese

Vegan Cheese

For many people the hardest perceived part of eating a plant-based/vegan diet is eliminating dairy cheese.  Fortunately, the plant-based cheeses of today allow you to eat vegan and have your cheese too! Vegan cheeses are made entirely with plant-based ingredients.  While cashews are frequently used to create plant-based cheeses, vegan cheese can be made from […]

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  August 4, 2015   No comments
A Cheesy Cheeseless Pizza

A Cheesy Cheeseless Pizza

I must say that ever since I’ve become a vegan I’ve pretty much avoided pizzerias. (Okay, so maybe that’s not a term anyone uses anymore, but you know what I mean.) The idea of paying for the most expensive item on a pizza (cheese) and not getting it really galls me. But a few weeks […]

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  July 31, 2015   No comments
Vegan Smores (How To Make the Best Vegan Smore)

Vegan Smores (How To Make the Best Vegan Smore)

There are many things that make summer summer. There’re activities like swimming and hiking, but we do still do those some during the year. There’re places like the beaches and mountains, but we still get to go to those during the year. There’re foods like watermelon and hot dogs (vegan, of course), but we still […]

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  July 6, 2015   No comments
Are Environmentalists Out To Lunch?

Are Environmentalists Out To Lunch?

My friend Susanna is an environmentalist. You know the type. She lives in San Francisco and drives a Prius. More than one time I’ve been out to a restaurant with her and watched as she grilled the waiter mercilessly about what kind of box the restaurant would use if she decided to take the uneaten […]

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  June 1, 2015   No comments