Unmissable Vegan Spots in San Jose California

I recently had the opportunity to travel to San Jose, California and, as always, my first priority was to find and visit the local vegan restaurants. The only problem was that, because of missed connections, a trip which would normally take two (flight) legs, took us four. So we were, understandably, exhausted when we arrived. When…

Meatless Monday – have you tried it?

Happy Meatless Monday everyone! Meatless Monday is an awesome way to try out vegan recipes and test the waters of the vegan lifestyle – it’s non-committal and doesn’t require you to rip the band-aid off in one fell swoop. The concept is simple; once a week, go meatless. Pick any day you want (no, it…

My Vegan Restaurant Bucket List – Top 5

There are so many incredible vegan places that are popping up all over the world and I want to eat at them all! In order for a dream to become reality, first this girl has got to have a plan. So, here it is – the top 5 vegan restaurants on my bucket list: Seasoned…

New Vegan and Tired – Consider This

Are you a new vegan and feeling tired? Let me let you in on a little secret that rocked my world when I went vegan… Vitamin B12 supplements! Taking a Vitamin B12 supplement (along with eating a balanced vegan diet chock-full of veggies, legumes, carbs and fats) has given me the extra pep in my…

Welcoming Challenges

Every challenging situation gives us the opportunity to grow and discover a new strength, a creative solution or a new way of looking at things. A challenge can motivate you to be better, stronger, tougher, more caring, more empathetic or more giving than you ever thought you could be. Challenges Are Gonna happen As a…