Vegan XMas Vacation

Vegan XMas Vacation

We just got back from a trip to the Bay Area to visit our best friends for Christmas. It was a great trip even with the rain and the cold. Nothing a trip to Sports Basement for some new fleece, gloves, and jackets couldn’t cure. We also had the opportunity to...
Long Beach Vegan Eatery

Long Beach Vegan Eatery

I love surprises. So when Dave asked if I wanted to try a new restaurant, with the caveat that it was a surprise, I was in. I knew it would be vegan or at least vegan friendly, so I was thrilled. After running some errands in Costa Mesa we headed north on the 405...
FreeSoulCaffe

FreeSoulCaffe

We are lucky to have some really good vegan restaurants locally. Come to think of it, we’re lucky to have vegan restaurants, period. Plant based diets must be picking up in popularity because these business seem to be thriving. Tucked away in Old Town Tustin is...
Phoney Baloney’s

Phoney Baloney’s

I have to say, that we are very lucky in Orange County to have so many excellent vegan options. We’ve got¬†Native Foods, Veggie Grill, FreeSoulCaffe, Wheel of Life, Seabirds Truck, and now our own little sandwich shop called Phoney Baloney’s. Even the name...
Real Food Daily

Real Food Daily

We have been longing to go the LA County Museum of Art lately. There is a women’s surrealist show called “In Wonderland” that looks intriguing. It features many originals from Frida Kahlo, one of my favorite artists, which is a big plus. My husband...
Taking a Break From All Your Worries

Taking a Break From All Your Worries

I often take living in Southern California for granted. I live within 10 miles of the ocean, yet I rarely go. I live within an hour’s drive of the mountains, but I go there even less. This Saturday, started out like most with errands to run and chores to be...