I’m going to try to do a monthly roundup of the veg-friendly events going on in Austin, Texas. I’ll do a blog post at the beginning of each month and will add to that post as I learn of new events worth mentioning. These monthly event roundups will appear in the Austin Veg Events tab […]
Resident certified health coach, Kate Brodsky will be holding an informal class and discussion on common subjects revolving around vegan health. This class will be Wednesday, February 1st (tomorrow) at 7:30pm at Beets Cafe. You can RSVP for the event on the Vegans Rock Austin Event page.
The last blog post I wrote mentioned that I was going to spend the summer on a bike trip through the Czech Republic, Germany, and Poland with a good friend of mine. Well that trip ended a while ago and I’ve been back in Austin since October….but it doesn’t feel right moving on to write […]
OK. I’m back now and ready to write. Well, I’ve actually been back in Austin for a while…but am finally ready to work on this site again. You’ll notice a site design change and that I finally have RSS feeds up and running. And I’ll be adding posts, pages, and photo galleries in the coming […]
It’s been oh so long since I’ve actually written anything on this blog, reorganized my photos and pages, and fixed up the site design like I said I was going to months ago. But things keep coming up (fun things!) and all that will just have to wait a bit longer. The fun thing that […]
Compassion Over Killing’s Vegetarian Guide to Austin has been updated and the second edition for Summer 2011 is now available. You can order a free copy here.
On Tuesday, May 17th, Mother’s Cafe and Garden will donate 25% of all their profits for that day to Thundering Paws, a no-kill animal sanctuary in Dripping Springs. I volunteer at Thundering Paws periodically and I adopted my cat Pandora from there many years ago. The shelter rescues a lot of animals (primarily cats who […]
Edward & Sons supplies a large variety of foods that are natural, organic, gluten free and vegetarian. I recently had the pleasure of sampling some of their ready made products that are particularly good for travel. And while it has taken me a while to finally sit down and write about them, here it goes… […]
I recently featured in an interview with Benjy Portnoy on SavorMyLife.com. During the interview, I discussed tips on traveling alone as a woman, making new friends in other countries, and addressing controversial topics (like veganism, animal rights, environmental issues) without offending people. The complete interview can be found here.
An increasing number of pizzerias are starting to serve vegan pizza options. And to celebrate this growing trend, the makers of Teese Vegan Cheese and popular food blogger Quarrygirl have declared a national Vegan Pizza Day on Sat., Jan. 29! Austinites have quite a few options for finding a slice. Here is a listing of some places to find […]