Topic: Travel

I left Austin and flew to Little Rock, Arkansas where I was reunited with Scott & the pugs. We drove from Little Rock to Nashville, where we had planned to spend the night. (We’ve been to Memphis before, but wanted to scope out Nashville on this trip).

Quaid, a black pug, sitting on Lindsay's lap

We met up with my friend Ray and his daughter at Wild Cow Cafe which came recommended to us many times over.

We spit the tempeh buffalo strips as an appetizer, and for ...

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The last time I was in Austin we loved Kerby Lane so much that I wanted to go back there. I've been twice - first for breakfast and then for dinner. The vegan pancake of the day the first time was cherry, which I was skeptical about, but it was genius! Like having cherry pie with my pancake.

vegan cherry pancakes

I also had their black bean tacos!

vegan black bean tacos

I also went back to Mellow Mushroom because my omni friends were so impressed with ...

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I was a floater in high school (I just made that term up), meaning I had friends in various social circles but I wasn't in any one group. (I've written about it here). I wasn't an outcast or anything, I was friendly with everyone, but didn't have a set group I ran with. Luckily, I found three others in the same situation and we formed our own little group. One of the members, as you might ...

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I’m hoping to put together a little veg guide for all the cities I live in. First up my last home: Steamboat Springs, Colorado.

While there are no solely plant-based restaurants, every place we went had something we could eat - and several places even labeled the options as vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free!

Here are some of the places we ate at:

Rio Grande - this was one of our favorite places to eat. They have a great grilled vegetable and ...

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When my vegan friend Haley went to Mexico last year, she took a rice cooker in her suitcase. I too had heard it was hard to find vegan fare in Mexico, but I'm generally skeptical of negative reviews due to my past experiences. For example, both times I went to Germany I was told I'd starve and both times Germany proved to be one of the most veg-friendly countries I've ever visited. 

I thought to myself, "I ...

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