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    Eating Vegan in Danville, CA

    Located in the heart of the San Ramon Valley, just a quick jaunt from San Francisco, is a great little town called Danville. Peaceful, scenic and full of great American west history, Danville is a perfect place for history geeks to slip away from the city for a tasty meal and take in some fun shopping, parks and museums. There’s also plenty of delicious vegan food in Danville! Here are a few of my faves. More

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    Eating Vegan in Aptos, CA

    Located near the majestic Monterrey Bay, you’ll find Aptos. A great little seaside town, sandwiched by beautiful beaches and pine lined mountains, Aptos is a close home to many agricultural farms and businesses.

    Since I was in Aptos for a few days, I got to dine at a several places that were super accommodating to this hungry vegan! More

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    Eating Vegan in Phoenix, Arizona

    Arizona – the southwestern desert state – is home to the Grand Canyon. The largest city in the state, Phoenix, is a growing capital boasting its own baseball team, great outdoor activities and yes, a growing vegan population. I was stoked to see the great variety of healthy, vegan places to dine in and around Phoenix and I know you will too!! More

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    Eating Vegan in Gruene, Texas

    Continuing my mini vegan road trip through Texas, I checked out Gruene. Another German settlement from the mid-1800’s, Gruene boasts some real history and buildings that still stand the test of time, housing full fledged businesses. One of the most impressive is Gruene Hall, whichc you may recognize from some big Hollywood films! Along with the entertainment, history and shopping, you’ll find some good eats for the traveling vegan! More

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    Eating Vegan in New Braunfels

    Last time I was in Texas, I got the chance to do a tiny bit of road tripping and I stumbled upon New Braunfels. Just outside of San Antonio in Texas Hill Country, this quaint town was settled by German immigrants in the mid-1800s. With some real American history that can still be seen in parts of downtown, New Braunfels is best known for being the home of Schlitterbahn, a killer water park complete with water roller coaster! But the best part is that amongst the water flumes and ghosts of America’s past, you’ll find some delicious and nutritious grub! More

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    Eating Vegan in Austin, part 2

    Since Austin has so many great places to find healthy, vegan, gluten free and other tasty special diet eats, I thought I’d come back for round 2! Such a great Texas city that combines the hip and cool with great southern charm, check out some other fantastic places to visit when in Austin! More

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    The Superhero Diet

    Superheroes–humans with powers beyond what any ordinary man or woman possesses–have the weight of the world on their shoulders. Surely they have an extensive fitness regimen to keep them in tip top shape but what do our favorite men of might eat that gives them the fuel they need to keep the world safe?

    Since we’ll be meeting a slew of crime fighting hunks this summer, let’s break down what these comic book kings most likely feast on for overall health and fitness! More

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    Eating Vegan at National Restaurant Chains

    You never know when you are heading out for a meal with a group and need to do the best you can with the menu you are given. No matter where you may be in the U.S. (and Canada), you should have no problem finding a decent meal at any of the places on the list below. Obviously, chain restaurants aren’t ideal most of the time, but part of eating vegan in social situations is about showing that veganism isn’t all about sacrifice, right? For a lot of folks, eating out at these big chains is where it’s at. More

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    Eating Vegan in Ojai, California

    Ah Ojai: just a hop, skip and a jump from Los Angeles, this quaint and cute town–tucked in the valley of Ventura county–is a hot spot for spa goers, golfers, celebrities and all around relaxation seeking folks. With wineries and olive oil tasting outlets as well as great hikes and shopping, you’ll definitely work up an appetite hangin’ in Ojai! More

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    Eating Vegan in Huntsville, Alabama

    Close to the Tennessee River and not far from the state university, Huntsville is a nice community filled with a ton of aerospace brainiacs, rich history and some great vegan food options! More

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    Eating Vegan in Chattanooga

    Chattanooga is a beautiful scenic city! With destinations like Lookout Mountain and its proximity to the Appalachians, there is a lot to do and see in and around the Dynamo of Dixie. But most importantly, there is some awesome vegan, gluten free and overall healthy grub! More

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    Eating Vegan in Memphis, Tennessee

    Memphis: the birthplace of rock n’ roll, home to Elvis and famed Beale Street. This music city right on the banks of the Mississippi River is known for it’s bbq, but I was beyond delighted with incredible food that abounded for a little ol’ vegan. The city is rich with history and boasts some famous folks but now, it’s quickly becoming a hub for great special diet culinary finds! More

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    Healthy, Gluten Free, Vegan Super Bowl Recipes

    No matter if you actually watch the game or are just there for the commercials, the best part (at least for me) is the food! It’s the centerpiece of the party, so why not make the food awesome and on the healthier side? Check out these delicious Superbowl recipes! Whether you’re a sports fan or not, you’ll be looking forward to the food! More

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    Eating Vegan in Miami, Part 2

    While there are lots of things to do in Miami it is an absolute must to save time to dine on the local fare. It’s super cool to see how many places have popped up over the last few years that are not only accommodating to special diets but are also incredibly delicious. So whether you are looking to partake in some Miami sightseeing tours or just passin’ through, make it a point to check out the rest of the fave spots where I was lucky enough to get my grub on! More

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    Eating Vegan in Miami

    My hometown of Miami is finally getting on a healthier kick! And I have to say, it was worth the wait! With a plethora of healthy, vegan and even raw places to dine, Miami is definitely becoming a force to be reckoned with in the veg world. More

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    Raw Zucchini Pesto Pasta

    Looking to get all the flavor and satisfaction from your favorite pasta but with the health benefits of raw food? Eat all the pasta you want with this raw zucchini pasta! It’s easy, colorful, full of flavor and best of all, mega healthy! Leave the guilt behind and indulge in this yummalicious new way to make an Italian fave! More

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    Mashed Cauliflower: A Healthier Mashed Potato Alternative

    It’s the new year and you’re looking for ways to eat your favorite foods in a healthier, lighter way. Well, if mashed potatoes are a weakness, you’ll love this veggie-packed alternative to your favorite comfort food! Even if you scoff at cauliflower, you’ll never know that this mashed cauliflower isn’t made from a spud! More

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    Eating Vegan in San Diego

    Whether you are doing a tour of California for a little r and r or frequently travel San Diego for ComicCon, the southernmost metropolis of California is a great place to visit. Beachy, relaxed and beautiful, vegan food is easy to find in this bayside border town. From my first visit to San Diego many years ago until now, lots of great stuff has popped up so I’ve decided to go back and check out some of the new places in and around town. More

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    Eating Vegan in Seattle (part 3)

    For my third Seattle post, I saved some goodies for last! While I could have spent weeks dining in and around the Seattle area, I only had time enough for what I’ve covered but I know I’ll be back to uncover some more good eats! Let’s get rollin’ on the final five healthy, vegan and gluten free hot spots I found in this evergreen city! More

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    Eating Vegan in Seattle (part 2)

    As promised, here are some more delicious vegan Seattle secrets! Whether you are taking a leisurely city sightseeing tour or just passin’ through on a west coast tour, these tasty hot spots are a must visit, regardless of your time in town. Ok, at least make time for a few of these because you’ll be glad you did! More

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    Eating Vegan in Seattle (part 1)

    Seattle, the Pacific Northwest’s Emerald City. Home of the Space Needle and Public Market as well as the birthplace of grunge music and Starbucks. This city by the sound is beautiful, lush and a hub for delicious eats. It’s a bustling town of hip and young folks and families who have built a green and veg-friendly metropolis. More

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    Eating Vegan in St. Augustine, Florida

    Taking a guided tour through the fort, going to the oldest school house and visiting the fountain of youth can whip up a mean appetite. St. Augustine offers up a variety of sightseeing tours but where can a vegan foodie chow in an old timey town? I’ll tell ya! More

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    Eating Vegan in Charlotte, North Carolina

    Continuing my tour of the Carolinas, I was quite enamored with the healthy choices I found in the Queen City of North Carolina! A neat looking downtown, and a southern financial capital, Charlotte had the city feel with plenty of hip and chic spots to boot. Home to Nascar (including guided tours of the museum), this North Carolina metropolis takes care of those in search of healthy eats! More

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    Eating Vegan at Disney Hollywood Studios

    If you’re setting out on a summer tour of Florida and thinking about some of the Orlando theme parks, Walt Disney World Resort has got you covered if you or anyone in your vacationing group follows a vegan diet. More

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    Hotel Gourmet: Cook While Traveling To Save Time, Money and Your Health

    Ah, traveling vs. the battle of the bulge. Or for some who follow restricted diets, like me, travel can sometimes be off limits. But fret no more as here are a few of my favorite tips and tricks on how you can travel, despite any dietary restrictions, by whipping up easy meals in your hotel room to save your figure and your cash! Here are eight tips to get you going. More

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    Eating Vegan at Disney’s Epcot

    If you’re setting out on a summer tour of Florida and thinking about some of the Orlando theme parks, Walt Disney World Resort has got you covered if you or anyone in your vacationing group follows a special diet. One of the best parks to visit is Disney’s Epcot and their world showcase, where you’ll find a variety of international places to dine. More

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    Healthy Voyager Adventure: Competing in The Alamo City Race in San Antonio,Texas

    So this is a first, letting you know where I’ll be going instead of where I’ve been. But there is a reason for this as you’ll be able to take part in this adventure too! While I’m visiting Texas and taking an adventure packed tour of San Antonio, you’ll be able to watch it all go down with my live videos, having the ability to vote for me and my team to win so that you too can win fabulous prizes! More

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