Q & A with Renana owner of Middletown, CT based ION Restaurant Photos & Interview  by Annika Lundkvist http://annikalundkvistphotography.com/2017/05/restaurant-feature-its-only-natural/ This feature & interview originally appeared in the March/April 2017 issue of Vegan Health & Fitness Magazine    Read More →

24 Hours in New Paltz Visit to vegan active retreat Hungry Ghost Guesthouse and exploration of the town’s vegan eats and treats Photos & Text by Annika Lundkvist This article  appeared in the January/February 2017 issue of Vegan Health & Fitness Magazine Read article in full here http://annikalundkvistphotography.com/2017/05/24-hours-in-new-paltz/  Read More →

The heart of a recent visit to New Paltz, NY was our stay at the Hungry Ghost Guesthouse, an all vegan bed and breakfast and active retreat. I was in town to do a story on vegan eats and treats in the area and my research began with planning aRead 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 →

My piece on vegan eating on & exploration of the island of Hawai’i (a.k.a. the Big Island)  in the March/April issue of UK publication Vegan Life. The Big Island is one of my favorite regions in the state of Hawai’i.  I love the great big expanses and diversity of climateRead More →

On a late summer trip to NYC for my birthday, I had one request to my husband- a family morning visit to Brooklyn for a little vegan food & fashion exploration: breakfast at Champs Diner, a couple doughnuts at Dun-Well Doughnuts & a visit to Vaute HQ for some photos & to buy a coat.Read More →

Fairmont Orchid Kohala, Big Island I stayed at the Fairmont Orchid in April 2015  to experience & enjoy their exclusive vegan cuisine menu. Our stay was on the Gold Floor & we thoroughly enjoyed the scenic Big Island views from our room as well as the superb, friendly & genuine service thatRead More →

Fairmont Kea Lani Wailea, Maui I had the opportunity to stay at the Fairmont Kea Lani in March 2015 & experience the beautiful resort, amenities & delicious vegan menu. The following dishes are part of the Lifestyle Cuisine Plus menu, an element of culinary options available throughout the Fairmont hotel collection withRead More →

  Maui March 2015 At Fairmont Kea Lani Our stay on Maui was full of delicious food (much of it locally grown) & many active as well as deeply relaxing moments.  We found Maui to be very scenic & clean with an abundant & exciting vegan scene. Here’s a briefRead More →

Big Island August 2014 When I visited Big Island in August 2014 I had just begun a conscious transition to eating vegan. I really enjoyed all the vegan options I was able to easily find on the island. So on this month’s trip I knew I would be very excitedRead More →