Traveling While Vegan: Am I Missing Out?

Ah, the million-dollar question. And when I say that, I mean I’d probably be a millionaire if I had a dollar for every time someone asked me this. I’ve been discouraged from following my vegan lifestyle in my travels by friends, family, host families, study abroad programs, and even jobs. Maybe you’ve experienced the same. …

My Favorite Ukrainian Recipes with a Vegan Twist

Before I left the U.S. for Peace Corps, many people that I told about my upcoming stint in Ukraine responded with concern for how the food would taste. I entered Peace Corps interested in what foods would be offered to me, but also cautious because of my assortment of allergies and dietary restrictions. Oh, do …