I first heard of Mexican street corn when I visited my sister in Los Angeles. If you’re not familiar with it, Mexican street corn is grilled corn slathered in mayonnaise, cotija, chili, garlic, cilantro and lime. I tried it for the first time at Toro restaurant in Boston’s trendy South End, and then again at… Continue reading Vegan Snack: Mexican street corn (my version)
What’s one of the hardest things for non vegans to give up? Ice cream! But who says you have to give it up? In the beginning of my vegan journey when I would browse Instagram for vegan food inspiration, banana ice cream or “nice cream” would also show up. Vegans love to eat it for… Continue reading Vegan Snack: banana ice cream
My husband and I love going to Indian buffet, but lately we have found restaurant food to be too oily. So instead we decided to buy some packaged Indian food at Whole Foods. I went to grab some Tasty Bite products, but my husband noticed some stuff by Patel’s and wanted to give them a… Continue reading Vegan Product Review: Patel’s
Nothing vegan related here, but thought I’d share a bit of how we spent our Saturday on this Memorial Day weekend. I work in the Haymarket area of Boston, and frequently eat lunch on the greenway (officially named the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway). I’ve always wanted to bring my kids there, especially as the weather… Continue reading Boston Greenway
One thing I love about ethnic foods is how flavorful they are, and many of them are vegetable based. I first discovered Tasty Bite at Costco- you could buy a 6 pack of their Channa masala or their madras lentils. The Channa masala is vegan, and SUPER tasty! And on top of tasting amazing, they… Continue reading Vegan Product Spotlight: Tasty Bite
When I moved to Boston in 2012 I used to scoff at Dunkin’ Donuts and all the people walking around with their XXL cups of iced coffee that were basically comprised of cream, sugar, and a drop of coffee for color :p. Being a Northern California girl, I’m somewhat of a coffee snob and prefer… Continue reading Dunkin Donuts has almond milk?!
If you like to watch beauty gurus on YouTube like I do, then you probably know who Carli Bybel is. If you don’t, Carli is a fashion maven and a beauty expert who makes videos on YouTube. As of 2016, she has 4.5 million subscribers! And guess what? In April 2016, she decided to go vegan!! You guys. … Continue reading Vegan Spotlight: Carli Bybel