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Vegetarian dining in D.C.

Let me start by putting some baseline qualifications out there. Too many times a restaurant advertises a 'vegetarian option' and that ends up being pasta primavera, portobello mushroom steak, a veggie burger, or even worse: garden salad. I enjoy all... Continue Reading →


Vegetarian visit to Watkins Glen, NY

I have been wanting to visit the Farm Sanctuary in New York for some time. They rescue and house animals rescued from factory farming. Farm Sanctuary has a few locations, but this is the closest to us, and it happens... Continue Reading →

Podcasts rock

If you don't already know, podcasts are short audio programs you can download onto your iPod or smart phone, and listen to at your leisure. Sort of like a DVR/TiVo for audio. Most of them are free downloads, and most... Continue Reading →

Returning home

We are back from our 10-day cruise. Our first cruise, our first vegan cruise, and our first trip to the Panama Canal. We were on Holland America Line, ms Zuiderdam, with the Vegan Vacation at Sea. It was overwhelming in... Continue Reading →

Countdown to the cruise

The cruise is so close I can taste it! I stumbled upon a mention of the Vegan Cruise Planners on Twitter, casually checking in on #traveltuesday. My timing couldn't have been better — they were just in the midst of taking... Continue Reading →

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