Topic: Travel

Hi Herbies! It's Andrea again :] Hope you're all staying safe! Last night, after we took a trip around the island to see all of St. Marteen, we came home and Lindsay made us a meal from her new cookbook. We'll have to call it Mango Noodles for now. Sorry to keep you all in suspense ;)

After dinner we went to Grand Case, part of the French side of the island, to hang out on the beach. There ...

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Scott & I took his Dad and Andrea for a drive around the island. This island is teeny tiny---in fact, it could fit comfortably within Brooklyn!

Along the way we saw herbivores.

I freaked out and made Scott pull over so I could take pictures. 

While the male was generally happy to have his picture taken his girlfriend was not.

Her expression really sums it up.

We also saw goats!

Herbivore friends aside...

We first stopped at Grand Case ...

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One of the nice things about the Caribbean is that many of the islands are relatively close together (in fact, I can see three other islands from my island) and you can travel between them by boat. 

St. Barths is about two hours away by ferry and since I've always heard about this place and all the stars seem to go there, I thought I'd check it out. 

All aboard! The ferry service offered endless complementary ...

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I'm finally back in St. Maarten after a two-week trip to the states. Here is a glimpse into some of the food I ate during my 2 stops in Pittsburgh, PA. (You can see my eats from Vegetarian Summerfest here). I regrettably didn't photo any of the food I ate while home in New York City. Oops! I was too excited and too busy socializing with friends I guess!

**as a warning, these photos were taken with my phone, sorry ...

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I was a speaker/demonstrator at Vegetarian Summerfest this year and wow--it was so much fun! Summerfest is like "camp" for adults--except totally veg! My cooking class "Low Fat Vegan: All the Flavor without the Fat!" was a huge success! I had a blast demonstrating my recipes and several of my "students" came up to me afterward thanking me for such a great class. It made me feel really good! 

Funny side story: Minutes before my demonstration, I ...

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