Category Archives: Food

The Frontier of Integrative Medicine

March 1, 2011 Today The Dr. Oz Show was titled ‘Andrew Weil’s Medical Renegades: Fighting for Unconventional Answers’. Dr. Oz said the show was about the new frontier of medicine. Modern medicine is constantly evolving and adapting. But it takes … Continue reading

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Vegan Thin Mints? There IS a God!

February 16, 2011 We are in the throes of Girl Scout cookie season. Ordinarily, this would be when I am in Thin Mint heaven. But alas, since I switched to a vegan diet last October I can no longer partake, … Continue reading

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Loving Hut Vegan Cuisine

February 14, 2011 A couple of days ago I finally checked out a really popular vegan café in Sacramento, Sugar Plum Vegan Café. Which was delicious, by the way. Well that kind of got me in the spirit of exploring … Continue reading

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Sugar Plum Vegan Café

February 12, 2011 I’ve known for a long time that there is a vegan café in Sacramento that is supposed to be really good. But to be honest, before I switched to a vegan diet, I didn’t care. Why would … Continue reading

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Dr. Oz’s Alternative Health All-Stars

February 8, 2011 Today The Dr. Oz Show was titled ‘Alternative Health All-Stars’. This seems to be a side of medicine that Dr. Oz is getting more and more interested in. He said they will be showing us the holistic … Continue reading

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Do Vegans Get More Canker Sores?

February 3, 2011 Alright. I have yet another canker sore. I can’t take this anymore! The only thing I can figure, is it must be coming from my new vegan diet. So I Googled ‘do vegans get more canker sores?’, … Continue reading

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Oprah and Staff Go Vegan

February 2, 2011 Yesterday Oprah did a show titled ‘Oprah & 378 Staffers Go Vegan: The One-Week Challenge’. Oprah challenged her Harpo staff to convert to a vegan diet for one week. She said some people felt better, some have … Continue reading

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Deepak Chopra’s Tips for Anti-aging and Weight Loss

January 5, 2011 Today The Dr. Oz Show was titled ‘Deepak Chopra’s Secrets to Reverse Aging’. Deepak Chopra is considered a guru of alternative health. He has been credited with building a bridge between the ancient practices of India, and modern American … Continue reading

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What is Nutritional Yeast?

January 3, 2011 In October of 2010, I switched to a vegan diet. Over the past few months, I have noticed that a lot of vegan recipes call for nutritional yeast. Huh? What is that? Nutritional. Yeast? That doesn’t even … Continue reading

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Vegan Cheese Fondue – Recipe

December 31, 2010 Happy soon-to-be New Year’s Eve! I’ll keep this brief, because I know we all have celebrations to get back to. Well one of my family traditions is that every New Year’s Eve, we have chili for dinner, … Continue reading

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