Road Trip Articles

My 2 Secrets to Indulging on Vacation within a Healthy Diet

My 2 Secrets to Indulging on Vacation within a Healthy Diet

Today, I’m sharing with you how I balanced my health and my budget during a 4-day California beach vacation with the hubby and our Labrador last week. AND I still managed to create a special occasion date night out. My two secrets? Grocery shop like normal and then bring enough food for your ENTIRE trip in a cooler and…

Can You Be a Healthy Foodie? Guest Post at Will Travel For Vegan Food

Can You Be a Healthy Foodie? Guest Post at Will Travel For Vegan Food

Hello lovelies, I’ve got some exciting news to share with you today. A guest post over at Will Travel For Vegan Food. Love that blog (and Kristin!) so it’s quite an honor, especially since she doesn’t ever have guest posters. How Ordering Dessert, Indulging, & Eating at Non-Vegan Places Make for Healthy Road Trip Habits…

My Interview on Health Conspiracy Radio

My Interview on Health Conspiracy Radio

Last week, I was interviewed on Health Conspiracy Radio by Nick Brannigan. In thirty minutes, we zipped around the spectrum of a plant-based healthy lifestyle and covered a wide range of useful advice. My interview starts at the 14-minute mark if you want to skip ahead to it. 😉 Here is what you will learn…

Apple Pie Bowl – Easy Raw Breakfast

Apple Pie Bowl – Easy Raw Breakfast

Today I want to share with you my easiest low fat raw vegan, 80/10/10 breakfast – Raw Apple Pie Breakfast Bowl. This is one of the cheapest, fastest meals you can make and it uses two fruits you can find pretty much anywhere any time of year. This is made with just fruit – no…

Practicing Balanced Indulgence in Winnipeg: Road Trip Days 12-16

Practicing Balanced Indulgence in Winnipeg: Road Trip Days 12-16

Here’s my Winnipeg photolog for Days 12-16 of my North American Road Trip. I share how I stayed healthy despite splurging on delicious home-cooked vegan meals, eating out with family, and a little more slacking off with exercise. And how a week of relaxing your standards is not the end of the world. After leaving…

Eating Clean with Family in Saskatchewan: Road Trip Days 9-12

Eating Clean with Family in Saskatchewan: Road Trip Days 9-12

In the second week of our North American Roadtrip, we finally made it up to Canada through the central province of Saskatchewan.  We ended up stopping for the night in the capital of Regina before driving further up past Yorkton, but I didn’t get any photos because by that time it was 10pm, and we…

Tasty Harmony: Vegan Dining in Fort Collins

Tasty Harmony: Vegan Dining in Fort Collins

For those of you that read my post about Fort Collins, Colorado, you will already know about my love affair with a little vegan restaurant called Tasty Harmony. Whenever we travel to this favorite town of ours, we always visit Tasty Harmony at least once. We adjusted our route to make sure it went through…

Road Trip Food: Eating Healthy in the Car without Pulling Over

Road Trip Food: Eating Healthy in the Car without Pulling Over

Today marks day 21 since Jay and I left Vegas for our North American Road Trip. We are currently in Toronto, having traveled over 4,000 miles across the United States and Canada. At least 7 of those days were spent entirely in the car. Consequently, I’ve gotten really good at throwing together easy clean meals…

Colorado and Fort Collins Photolog: My Healthy Roadtrip Days 4-7

Colorado and Fort Collins Photolog: My Healthy Roadtrip Days 4-7

Here’s part three of my 6-week North American road trip. I’ll share how the outdoorsy atmosphere of Fort Collins made it easy to stay active, how I made a simple fruit breakfast while camping, and my favorite Colorado vegan restaurant.

How to Travel Healthy on Raw Fruits and Veggies

How to Travel Healthy on Raw Fruits and Veggies

When you go on a road trip, do you end up breaking down and eating fast food, convenience store snacks, or at roadside diners?  Yesterday I did the 8 hour return-drive to Vegas after staying 3 days in a Carson City hotel.  And I ate clean, delicious meals of mostly raw fruits and vegetables the…