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A Toast to Pigs!

A Toast to Pigs!

Pigs are friends, not food, and on July 15, we invite you to celebrate and honor these social, intelligent, playful, and sensitive individuals. If given the chance, pigs will reveal their unique personalities. They may also roll over for a belly rub. You can’t spend an afternoon with a pig and walk away without feelingRead More

New Year, New Habits

New Year, New Habits

New Year, New Habits: Meal Planning We all know the drill. January rolls around and we feel the urge to make changes. Dropping old, undesirable habits and adopting new and improved ones is an annual tradition. If your new year includes going vegan or eating more plant-based meals, then you’re in good company and weContinue Reading

Restaurant Review: Woodlands Vegan Bistro

Restaurant Review: Woodlands Vegan Bistro

Over the holiday break, my family visited Washington DC. One of the true highlights was eating at Woodlands Vegan Bistro, (formerly Everlasting Life Cafe), located about three and half miles outside the city. After a busy day visiting the sights at the National Mall, the Holocaust Museum and White House Christmas tree display, I talkedContinue Reading

What to Eat for Lunch

What to Eat for Lunch

What to Eat for Lunch: A Recipe Roundup Are you in a lunch-rut? With few exceptions, you probably eat the same things every week. Yes, it helps not having to think too much about what to pack every day, but don’t you ever get bored? I do, and that’s why every once in a while IContinue Reading

2015: A Year for Veggies

2015: A Year for Veggies

Veggies Take Center Stage in 2015 Ironically, looking forward into the new year always instills in us the need to look back. Top 10 lists from 2015, ranking the best and worst of everything from movies, to songs, to t.v. shows, to Taylor Swift moments, are making headlines this month. One list actually worth reading is from Dr. NeilContinue Reading

Restaurant Review: peacefood café

Restaurant Review: peacefood café

Restaurant Review: peacefood café On a recent trip into New York City (why don’t I do that more often?), I had the pleasure of having lunch at one of the many wonderful vegan restaurants in the city. After wandering around and building up quite an appetite, my colleague and I decided on peacefood café, anContinue Reading