Visiting Pizza J in early June 2016 on an exploration of vegan eats in Providence was a fantastic highlight of my trip.  Not only is the vegan pie one of the best I’ve had (for pizza in general) but the Seitan wings were also unique and to return for.  OnRead More →

My interview with Head Chef Sha’anan Fader of bright & inviting Paia, Maui based vegan restaurant Maka by Mana along with food photography I did on location in the July/August 2016 issue of Vegan Health & Fitness magazine.  Read More →

On a visit to Providence in early June 2016, I devoted a couple of days to exploring some of the city’s vegan eats.  Like No Udder was a highlight of the food adventure, beginning with stopping by their ice cream truck at the PVD Fest and meeting the wonderful KarenRead More →

Julians was our first stop on a visit to Providence in early June 2016.  Clearly a beloved local establishment, we were prepared for a little wait for brunch.  Once seated, we ordered drinks.  I had Julians Famous Bloody Mary- 100% vegan and with quite a kick!  I always am gameRead More →

“I don’t eat dairy. Or eggs. Or…” I said to the server at lunch today. “It’s ok honey, just tell her you’re vegan.” My husband said. The server nodded reassuringly. “It’s ok, my best friend is a vegan. It’s a pain but I understand.” I don’t mind telling servers IRead More →

On a visit to Providence in early June 2016 I set out to explore some of the city’s vegan eats, including a visit to AS220 Food where I ordered two small plates. I will confess that my food photography and explorations don’t always align with my hunger or even theRead More →

On a visit to Providence in early June 2016 I devoted about two days to exploring some of the city’s vegan eats.  As an all vegan Asian restaurant, Veggie Fun was a must visit for me.  Opened in 2011, this establishment was originally not completely vegan, but made that change inRead More →

One morning during an early June 2016 visit to Providence, Rhode Island, I drove to Pawtucket with my son to visit Wildflour Vegan Bakery.  I enjoyed the bright and pretty space of the bakery and stocked up on all sorts of goodies to bring back to the hotel room .Read More →

Spent this past weekend in Providence exploring vegan eats.  Just a preview here- more posts soon as well as a couple articles coming out on my experience! St. Jamez Benedict at Julian’s Like No Udder Ice Cream Truck Vegan Mapo Tofu Bowl at AS220 Food Vegan Pizza (above) & SeitanRead More →

I love eating at 100% vegan restaurants.  You can really relax & explore the menu without lining up a number of questions about this or that ingredient or dish.  You don’t need to inquire about the coffee creamer, worry about cross contamination (usually not something I stress about but definitelyRead More →

I loved Jivamuktea Cafe from my very 1st visit & meal there earlier this year, so it was a great pleasure to have the opportunity to photograph several of their dishes and interview head chef and manager Michael Knight. Now out in the May/June issue of Vegan Health & Fitness magazine!Read More →

Afternoon delight!  We bought these chocolates & cheeses from Vegan Chocolatier & cheese shop Divine Treasures LLC. The round container is the ‘Chèvre-esque’ cheeses & includes ingredients such as cashews, coconut oil, onion granules & sea salt. So very light & fresh- one of the best cheeses I have had in myRead More →

Food Photography at Jivamuktea Cafe In January & February 2016 I had the pleasure of photographing several dishes at Jivamuktea Cafe in NYC.  I really fell for the spacious & relaxed vibe at this all vegan cafe as well as their delicious dishes!  My Q & A with head chefRead More →

Brunching at Peacefood Cafe’s downtown location on a visit to NYC in February 2016.  Above is their tofu omelette with diced tomatoes & one of the most delicious cashew cheeses I have had to date! Below is me at the table holding the January/February 2016 issue of Vegan Health & FitnessRead More →

My article on Manhattan based Korean, vegan Hangawi Restaurant, including an interview with owner Terri Choi & photos I took of some of their dishes appears in the March/April 2016 issue of Vegan Health & Fitness magazine! See more of the photos of their food here. Innovative Korean Vegan CuisineRead More →

My  Q & A with chef and owner Heather D.  of The Sweet Beet in Granby, CT appears in the March/April 2016 issue of Vegan Health & Fitness Magazine, along with some photos I took on location at her cafe of her delicious creations!  Read More →

My photography at Peacefood Cafe’s downtown location in NYC near Union Square along with an article written after a Q & A with Peter Lu appears in the January/February 2016 issue of Vegan Health & Fitness magazine. I love the menu & atmosphere at both Peacefood Cafe’s uptown (Amsterdam Ave.) & downtownRead More →

Food Photography at The Sweet Beet, LLC in Granby CT! January 2016 I recently spent some time at The Sweet Beet to photograph their delicious, healthy dishes & lay the groundwork for an article due out later this year. Chef & Owner Heather has carved her own bright & healthful, veganRead More →