Category Archives: Brooklyn

Sakura Matsuri Cherry Blossom Festival at Brooklyn Botanical Garden

Before moving from New York City to Charleston, it was my hope to do some of the things I had never done before in New York.  Attending the Cherry Blossom Festival, in Japanese “Sakura Matsuri“, at the Brooklyn Botanical Garden, … Continue reading

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Bushwick Market Hotel Hosts Sunday Vegan Market

Nowadays, it seems like every weekend in Brooklyn, somewhere somebody is having a vegan market.  Last weekend it was the Market Hotel in Bushwick, which is across the street from the Myrtle Avenue stop of the J train, that was … Continue reading

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Peaceful Provisions Headlines Pine Box Rock Shop Vegan Shopup

I am always ecstatic to learn about new sources of good quality scrumptious vegan baked goods.  So when my brother Chris told me about Peaceful Provisions, a floating bakery that shows up at various events in Brooklyn, I was very … Continue reading

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Vegan Restaurants Keep New York City Youthful

The crowd at New York City’s many vegan (and vegan-friendly) restaurants is an almost equal mix of young folks hoping to save the world and older folks (like me) who will gladly settle for saving themselves, hoping to live a … Continue reading

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Finding Ben and Jerrys Nondairy Ice Cream in New York City

Since Go Dairy Free announced back in February that Ben & Jerry’s was releasing dairy free ice cream flavors, I have been itching to get my hands on some of it.  Checking the Ben & Jerry’s website, I determined that … Continue reading

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Bliss Café Serves Up Awesome Vegan French Toast

Once upon a time, Manhattan’s East Village was, to my thinking, the place to find good vegan food in New York City.  With restaurants like Caravan of Dreams, the Counter and Atlas Cafe, you could eat vegan out there most … Continue reading

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Vinnie’s Pizzeria Serves Williamsburg Vegan Slices

I am sure there is somewhere in Manhattan where you can get a good slice of vegan pizza.  But my home neighborhood of Midtown is pretty bereft where that is concerned, so I decided to head to Brooklyn, where vegan … Continue reading

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