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Pizzeria Ludica

While in Vancouver BC recently for a conference I got to jonesing for good vegan pizza. Not the “hold the cheese” super plain variety you get at the…

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Vegan à Genève

I was in Geneva recently on business, and was happy to find Qibi, whose menu has a number of vegan options all clearly marked. I haven’t always found…

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Millenium Reopens in Oakland

I’m exited to report that the notice of Millenium’s closing earlier this year turns out to have been, as Mark Twain might say, greatly exaggerated. Millenium has now…

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Mellow Mushroom

(via Mercy for Animals) When traveling and looking for healthy tasty vegan food, I often look for pizza joints with vegan options. One of the best – often…

Terri location on Maiden Lane, in the Financial District

Terri NYC

One of my favorite places to pick up vegan takeout in New York City is Terri. They’ve had a location for some time on 23rd street near 6th…

Buffalo "wings" from Green (photo from their website)

Vegan Phoenix

A couple of weeks back I was in Phoenix (well, Tempe really) for Pressnomics. Thought I’d share a few vegan spots in the area worth checking out. Green…

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Millennium Restaurant Closing

Sad days. Just got an email from the Millennium Restaurant mailing list, which reads in part: After more than 20 years in business, and with the end of…

Chuchai and Chuch on Saint-Denis

Vegan Montreal

Spent last weekend in Montreal – had a great time at DrupalCamp, and visited a number of great restaurants. The Green Panther / La Panther Verte (Yelp) The…

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Vegan French Bistro Comfort Mats

So I’m browsing the Ballard Designs catalog the other day and I stumbled upon these “French Bistro Comfort Mats,” which are described thusly: The fun design is based…

New Maoz in Times Square

Maoz More than Ever!

Ok, I apologize for the groaner pun. But I’m very happy to learn (via QuarryGirl) that Maoz is expanding in New York, including a new storefront in Times…

Swine Flu and Factory Farming

As H1N1, aka the flu formerly known as swine flu, aka “The Other White Death,” continues to dominate the public media, it’s important to recognize the contribution factory…

More Than Salad

More than Salad

A new entry in the “global vegan restaurant directory” category came to my attention late last week: More than Salad. While I appreciate the humor in the Terms…

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Vegan Chicago – Karyn’s Cooked

While in Chicago for a conference, I had dinner at a new (to me) place in the North River neighborhood, not far from the Hilton Garden Inn: Karyn’s…

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Starbucks, Soy, and Wifi (Rewards)

I have something of a love-hate relationship with mega-chain Starbucks. On the one hand, they consistently offer soy milk in (almost) every store, which I appreciated as a…

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Rancho Foods, San Diego

I’m in San Diego (Mission Bay) for a conference this week. Based on the sad state of the menu at lunch (stumped at the notion of someone not…

VegSXSW, Retweeter

I’m at the airport getting ready to board for SXSW. If you’re going to be at SXSW (interactive), or in Austin March 6th-12th, check out VegSXSW on Twitter…

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Zurich – Pot au vert

Last night I had dinner at Pot au vert, a vegetarian restaurant near the main train station (hauptbanhoff) in Zurich. Although the “menu card” (linked to the image)…

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Thanksliving 2007

Yesterday was Thanksliving 2007 at the Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary. It was a fantastic event, which started with meeting three baby lambs recently arrived: We also toured around…

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New York, New Hotel

Last week I was in New York City for a couple of days on business. Unfortunately, all the hotels I normally stay in were either booked or askign…

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Thanksliving

The good folks at Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary hold a major event the weekend before the observance of Thanksgiving in the US. The basic idea is a major…