Inspiration from a Lifelong Vegetarian
– Writing and Photos

Tea Time

Tea Time

Photo:  Nejron Photo, Shutterstock It is worthwhile to take advantage of any techniques that help us slow down and savor the moments in our fast-paced lives. Whether we twist ourselves into unimaginable yoga poses, walk along a beach, or sit still for a few moments of...
Charmed by Casa Cacao

Charmed by Casa Cacao

I will travel miles for quality chocolate and vegan food, even through hordes of pedestrians, fruit and vegetable vendors, and a zoo of honking cars. So yesterday my love and I made our way through the center of Tijuana near the famous and bustling Avenida Revolucion...
Chocolate for a Cause

Chocolate for a Cause

Rescue Chocolate is not only organic, vegan, and fair-traded, but the company gives 100% of the net profits to animal rescue groups around the U.S.! Each delicious flavor represents a different rescue issue, and the chocolate bar names are creative, such as...
Veggin’ Out in Tijuana

Veggin’ Out in Tijuana

The Tijuana region is an adventure to explore and has a surprising number of veggie-friendly options. Let’s start off on a sweet note: bakeries are big in Mexico, and two local businesses offer not only the anticipated heavenly smell upon entering but a few...
It’s All About Balance

It’s All About Balance

Life seems to be all about balance. For example, as much as we may find joy in spending time with people, we may also crave time on our own. Some people have an urge to travel, exploring new colorful lands and never-had-before meals. This may be a contrast with the...