4Rivers Smokehouse

4Rivers Smokehouse isn’t vegetarian… nope, they’re not smoking zucchinis and eggplant there, that’s for sure. (HMMM, one can dream, though.) BUT DO NOT FRET. This post is all about being flexible and resourceful,… Continue reading

Pine Twenty2

Good veggie burgers are practically mythical. Existing only in far-off lands like Winterfell or Middle Earth (who’s excited for Game of Thrones?!). …and also in downtown Orlando. Pine Twenty2 is a local hamburger… Continue reading

The Versatile Blogger Award & Very Inspiring Blogger Award (!!!!)

I think there should be about a thousand exclamations marks written along with that title… but I figured that’d be exceedingly obnoxious and would result in some serious formatting issues (we value neat… Continue reading

Thankful asparagus.

Please take this picture of lovely, fresh asparagus as a simple thank you. Thank you for stopping by my tiny corner of the Internet. I’m really, really glad you’re here. Thank you for… Continue reading

Dandelion Communitea Cafe

Dandelion Communitea Cafe is an organic vegan/vegetarian cafe located just outside of downtown Orlando. It is also an embodiment of my dream house. Seriously. Just look at that front door. Eating at Dandelion… Continue reading

The green team lasagna.

Meet the green team: spinach, broccoli and edamame. You’ll be very pleased to get acquainted. Don’t you just feel healthier by simply looking at them? I know I do. But rest assured, things… Continue reading

Weird is good.

The international vegan restaurant chain, Loving Hut, is a little… well, weird. But that’s totally fine because the food is a toothsome adventure, you just have to keep an open mind. (Isn’t that… Continue reading

Happy macaron day!

As someone who grew up in Brazil, I don’t quite understand the fuss over Valentine’s day. I’ve never made a messy valentine out of macaroni, either. And I’m okay that. I think it’s… Continue reading

All the grits and glamor

A couple of years ago, while suffering from post-New Orleans grits withdrawals, I encountered Uncle Henry’s Country Kitchen. It was love at the first spoonful of grits. Consequently, my brother and I have… Continue reading

There’s a strawberry in my sandwich!

There’s a strawberry in my sandwich, and I am very okay with that. Strawberry, avocado, and alfalfa sprouts. These things make me feel healthy. That’s important when you eat as many burritos as… Continue reading