Have a (chocolate) heart. Back in May, I met up with my friend Rick in the city of Brotherly Love to hit up some of my choice spots. Our meeting place was Blackbird Pizzeria. If you go to Philadelphia, don’t take the easy way out. Walk! On my wandering from the train station, I passed by the Reading Terminal Market, home of 4 Basic Vegetarian; passed the Walnut Street Theater, volunteer and see the shows; did a little shopping; and came across some veg-friendly restaurants, including Mumbai Bistro. Blackbird Pizzeria is always a favorite, just for doin’ what they do. And I snapped … Continue reading Take Me Home…Back to Philly for a Day!
The D.C. VegFest begins in t-minus 24 hours. Get yourself pumped with pre-game ritual: check your equipment. Reusable bag. Plastic bags multiply…then get tossed. They’re an extra cost to the vendors and they kill the environment; nix the waste. Reusable water bottle. The event is on a college campus, so there will hopefully be a water fountain to fill up at. Keep yourself hydrated and energized through all the day’s events. Drink up. Card and cash. Some vendors only take cash (I learned that the hard way at the NYCVFF). Umbrella. Come prepared cause the festivities are outdoors and the weather’s … Continue reading Pre-game for the D.C. VegFest