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So, this is going to be another one of those posts – you know, the one borne of nearly two weeks of not posting, the one with a thousand photos? Yep. This is the kind of post I mostly write for my own memory – so that in a year or two or ten I can come […]


All month long I’m blogging about Atlanta’s vegan-friendliness in the hope of dispelling the national misconception that it’s a crummy place to be vegan. As you’ve seen in earlier posts, that’s so not true! But as I ramble on about all the great things we DO have, I’m acutely aware of something we don’t. Yep, […]


(October is VeganMoFo and I’m blogging about why more vegans should move to Atlanta, Georgia – a diamond in the dirty south. See the first post for more info.) Reason 5: Sevananda Natural Foods Market I wasn’t planning on blogging about my favorite small grocery store, Sevananda, when I stopped in earlier this afternoon to pick […]


On Sunday a bunch of Atlanta-area folks gathered at Sauced for the first Atlanta Vegan Drinks! Inspired by the success of NYC’s Vegan Drinks, @atlvegan Brett worked with chef-owner Ria Pell to develop a special menu and cocktail for the kick-off event. Brett’s hope for Atlanta Vegan Drinks is that, by bringing together a diverse […]


Wow, y’all, have I been up to no good. Of course, like the good southerner that I am, by “no good” I mean EVERYTHING AWESOME. Let’s start with the little sign of summer I discovered on the back porch over the weekend: Yup! That’s eggplant! Ok, so honestly, this post should probably be about five […]