Why Eat Meat?

Why Eat Meat?

Why does anyone eat meat? Really? What’s it all about for the masses who consume animals on a daily basis? Is it routine because they are used to it? Is it because they are conditioned to think you can’t have a proper dinner without a main course of meat? Is it because they love the … Read more

Love Food Central: St. Pete New Vegan Spot

Love Food Central Logo

  Love Food Central is an amazing new vegan restaurant in downtown St. Petersburg, Florida. From vegan soft serve ice cream, to BBQ jackfruit sandwiches, this place has a lot to offer. Located at 2057 Central Avenue in St. Pete, it adds another piece to the expansion of veganism in St. Petersburg, Florida.   The … Read more

Produce in France: Amazing Quality

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The quality of the produce in France is amazing. From the supermarket to the farmers market, freshness and a plethora of produce can be found. It’s a vegans dream!   While the US has some quality produce (depending on where you live and the time of year), it seems like the quality is always high … Read more

Black Sapote: Tropical Delight

Black Sapote

Black Sapote (or Zapote Negro in Spanish) is a lovely tropical fruit. It is grown throughout different tropical regions and native to Eastern Mexico (and the Caribbean, etc.).   What does a ripe Black Sapote taste like? It’s subtly sweet with a thick, pudding like texture. That’s why it’s also called chocolate pudding fruit! While … Read more

What’s Cool in Zihua

Noni on the Tree

There are plenty of cool people, places and things to do in Zihuatanejo, Mexico or Zihua as many fondly call this place. This used to be a sleepy fishing village from what we have read. They even filmed a beach scene from the film Shawshank Redemption right here. Zihua has beauty, beaches and tropical weather … Read more

Zihuatanejo Produce Prices

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Zihuatanejo has an incredible produce market. While we look the other way when we see fish and meat, the market is still a great place for vegans. Located in downtown (also called Centro), the market is open daily and full of good produce. Zihuatanejo produce prices are low, especially compared to the United States.   … Read more

Cooperativa Eco-Vegana: Review

Cooperativa Eco-Vegana

The Cooperativa Eco-Vegana is an amazing group in Zihuatanejo, Mexico. They promote veganism, environmentalism and an overall compassionate way of living.   As vegans staying in Zihuatanejo, we have found the Cooperativa Eco-Vegana has and continues to be an outstanding community. Lectures, vegan meals and great information are some of the strong points.   The … Read more

Vegan Travelers: Eat Seasonally & Save Money

scene in portugal / island of madeira / funchal / mercado dos lavradores

    Eating seasonally will empower you as a vegan traveler. What does it mean to eat seasonally? Well, eating seasonally means that you eat whatever the local area is producing. If you’re in Hawaii you’d eat more apple bananas (a different banana cultivar) and papayas, indulge in figs and hazelnuts in Turkey, and rice … Read more