What I Ate Wednesday: In Maryland

September 30th, 2014 - posted under: The Food » Food Styles

So hello, I’m sick. It’s the first week of school and I am sick as a dog, sore-throated and stuffed all up and achy and exhausted. Jeremy tried to convince me to take a sick day and skip this post, but I am not so easily deterred. And thusly I present to you: What I [...]

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 [...]