Posts tagged "vegetarian"

Cheese is a Vegetarian's Gateway Drug

I embarked upon vegetarianism in March of this year.  I had read the book “Skinny Bitch” and did not think I could ever eat meat again.  The images conjured up by some of the descriptions, the horrible things meat can do to your body, etc.  These are things that have stayed with me and it’s... Read more »

Vegetarian at Alinea and the Most Amazing Thursday of My Life

Vegetarian at Alinea and the Most Amazing Thursday of My Life
1982 is the year of 30 for my friends and I – I just made the leap in August and this past weekend welcomed my best friend Ashley Lobo into the club. Somehow this lucky gal snagged tickets to dinner at Alinea for Thursday night, and seeing as we’ve been friends for 2/3 of our... Read more »
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