Category Archives: Travel

What I Ate in Asheville, NC (Savory)

I previously wrote about the sweet treats I ate in Asheville in April 2018, but the savory meals I enjoyed are worth mentioning as well. Above you’ll see the Organic Tofu and Avocado Sandwich from Rosetta’s Kitchen. The herb walnut … Continue reading

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Pig Minds Brewing in Machesney Park, IL

In addition to Cheeze Factory, Pig Minds Brewing in Machesney Park, IL is a great lunch stop on the way to Chicago from Minneapolis-St. Paul. They have a wide range of beer, and all of the food is plant-based.

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Cheeze Factory in Baraboo, WI

After 25 years in Wisconsin Dells, the Cheeze Factory Restaurant relocated to Baraboo, WI in December 2017. I had visited the former space once and enjoyed a meal, and I didn’t even realize they had moved until my GPS brought … Continue reading

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What I Ate in Salt Lake City

Four days in Salt Lake City was not nearly enough time to try all of the vegan food that the city has to offer, especially since I spent most of one day at Salt Lake City Veg Fest. I think … Continue reading

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Salt Lake City Veg Fest 2018

Salt Lake City Veg Fest took place at the beautiful setting of Library Square where you can see the mountains in the distance. Because heat seems to follow me, it was around 90 degrees that day, but thankfully I was … Continue reading

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What I Ate in Des Moines

Des Moines is an easy halfway stop between St. Paul and Kansas City, so I enjoyed lunch there on the way to and from Kansas City Veg Fest. Dumpling Darling recently opened their Des Moines location and it’s a beautiful space with … Continue reading

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What I Ate in Asheville, NC (Sweets)

Asheville, NC has received a fair amount of press for how vegan-friendly the city is, and I’m happy to say I wasn’t disappointed. I mean, check out that cake! Laughing Seed Cafe provided both a delicious lunch and brunch, but I haven’t … Continue reading

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What I Ate in Des Moines (VeganFest)

VegLife Des Moines‘ VeganFest was a great excuse to visit my cousin Chuck as well as see many of my Iowan friends who would be in attendance (and also Michelle from The Herbivore Clothing Company who traveled from Portland!). I arrived the … Continue reading

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What I Ate in LA

I made my third trek to Los Angeles of the year because my vegan butcher friends from Scotland were there on holiday. Hilary and Alberto founded Sgaia’s Vegan Meats and I’ve been drooling over their food via the internet for the past … Continue reading

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What I Ate in Chicago

The last time I went to Chicago, I found myself exhausted by the drive so this time I grabbed an Amtrak ticket and enjoyed a relaxing eight hour train ride. I would take the train again, no question! My friend Wayne picked … Continue reading

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