Restaurants

Catch a Healthy Habit Café, Fairfield, CT

December 18, 2012
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Today, I hopped on the train to Fairfield, CT, so that I could pay a morning visit to Hannah Kaminsky. Hannah’s blog, Bittersweet, is a treasure trove of meticulous, gorgeous recipes, elegant and heartfelt writing, and some of the most beautiful photos you’ll see online. In addition to being the author of Bittersweet, Hannah is […]

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Giving Thanks for Candle 79: A Holiday Dinner

November 23, 2012
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Hi all! Happy post-Thanksgiving, and thanks for the kind comments yesterday. I hope you all had the most wonderful of holidays, and that you are currently feasting upon all manner of delectable leftover. My dinner included some leftovers from last night’s epic meal at Candle 79, which I am now so delighted to share with […]

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Out and About on the Gulf: A Weekend Recap

August 26, 2012
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Hope everyone had a good weekend. I’m wrapping up my time here in New Orleans, which has been lovely. Fingers crossed, I’ll be getting out right before Isaac arrives. The last time I was here, I featured a bunch of new, vegan (or vegan friendly) dining spots here in Crescent City (recaps here, here, and […]

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Raw Vegan Classics, Redefined: Dinner at Great Sage

June 24, 2012
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There are a couple of raw dishes so ubiquitous and popular that they can rightly be called “classics.” These include, but are not limited to: zucchini and tomato lasagna kelp noodles with peanut (or almond butter) sauce zucchini marinara raw pizza beet ravioli raw nori rolls raw mushroom “burgers” raw brownies raw cheesecake raw apple […]

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Vegan Pie at Pete’s Apizza, D.C.

June 15, 2012
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Happy Friday! This was a jam packed week for me; while summer physics can’t compare to the Orgo II/Biochem experience, there’s a lot of work, and assignments are due consistently each day. Between that, CR, and a narrative medicine seminar I sat in on this week, I’m ready for a weekend…except that this weekend includes […]

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Bloggers Meet at Blossom on Carmine

May 27, 2012

I woke up this morning with a big smile on my face. Why? Because I got to share a meal last night with two of the most inspiring, uplifting, intelligent, and ambitious vegan bloggers, culinary masterminds, and activists I know. Before I get to them, let me tell you a bit about our dining spot: […]

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Living the Sweet Life: My Ode to SweetGreen

April 26, 2012
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See that photo? That was taken three days ago, from inside a cubicle at the Georgetown library, where I had been parked for days, studying Orgo. Needless to say, a week bivouacked at the library with Orgo notes and intermittent bouts of frustrated crying can bring one’s spirits down. What quickly elevates them is good […]

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