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Most towns and cities have at least one feature that they label a ‘tourist attraction’ and milk it for all it’s worth. 687 more words


The Almond Milk Dilemma

Lately, there’s been a fairly divisive discourse surrounding the subject of almond milk. The various arguments against it are that (A) it takes an exorbitant amount of water to produce the standard carton sold in most grocery stores, B) the almond to water ratio in many products ends up causing consumers to drink mainly water, sugar, and binding agents used in animal products, C) almonds aren’t a very sustainable or easily grown nut crop, and C) it therefore is not a very vegan or environmentally-friendly product given the strain it puts on the already burdened international water table. 690 more words

Paths To Bliss

Surviving as a Plant Eater on the Alaska Marine Highway

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On my journey from San Francisco to Seattle, I had pretty much stuffed my face with amazing vegan food. 251 more words


National Bridge State Park/ Red River Gorge

Summer kind of got away from us this year. The kids were involved in baseball/softball until mid July and then I was trying to squeeze in a “laid back summer” for the rest of the weeks. 1,797 more words


It Must Be Courgette Season Again!

We had a bumper crop of courgettes at Plasnewydd Community Garden this weekend:

After what felt like weeks of eating only courgettes last summer, I didn’t think I could come up with a new recipe involving them. 11 more words


Tom being better

This initial post will essentially break down the reasons for this site and what you can expect to see and take in here.  I wanted to start a blog in the past, but it never came to fruition until now. 285 more words



Have you ever gone through times when you eat the same meal again and again because you just don’t want anything else?  Lately all I want for lunch and dinner is kale salad.   126 more words

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