Vegans Talking About Ex-Vegans

September 9th, 2014 - posted under: The Food » Food Styles

Any regular reader of my blog probably knows that the topic of “ex-vegans” is a sort of passion of mine. Ever since I almost became one myself, it’s something that’s rested close to my heart. My personal experience with the subject, combined with my science/biology/research background, has led me down the path of pursuing this [...]

What We Ate Wednesday: Lake Tahoe & My Veganniversary

August 27th, 2014 - posted under: The Food » Food Styles

Lakeside. I celebrate my Veganniversary – the anniversary of going vegan – every year on August 1st. And I have written about my Veganniversary, almost every year, on this blog. See? // one // two // three // four – the year I wasn’t blogging // five // This August 1st I was traveling with [...]

What We Ate Wednesday & Cookbook Review: Choosing Raw By Gena Hamshaw (Plus A Recipe!)

July 16th, 2014 - posted under: The Food » Food Styles

I remember, very clearly, sitting in a cafe in New York City. February 2013. I was in town for Main Street Vegan Academy, fresh off a redeye with nearly zero sleep, hollow-eyed exhausted and so happy to be right there exactly where I was. Amped on adrenaline, espresso, and green juice, I fell into an [...]

What I Ate Wednesday: Last Day Of School & The Lusty Vegan Pop-Up

June 17th, 2014 - posted under: The Food » Food Styles

Oh, what a face to wake up to . . . School’s out! It’s done. The finals I had to take, are taken. The finals I had to grade, are graded. Assignments turned in. Wrap-up meetings wrapped. And just like that, my first year of graduate school is finished. Whoa. And what better way to [...]

What We Ate Wednesday: Happy Birthday To My Love!

April 22nd, 2014 - posted under: The Food » Food Styles

My honey had a birthday! The first of his that we celebrated together, which made it a very special birthday indeed. And it just so happened that his very favorite band, from way back in college, who had been broken up for like, over 15 years, had just announced out of the blue a few [...]