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TOP 5 Restaurants: Dining Vegan Around The World

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TOP 5 Restaurants: Dining Vegan Around The World

Hello there! It’s Lexi from Stories of a Passport, a travel blog that focuses on making travel a priority, and affordable. I spent eight months of 2017 journeying around the world, and I've eaten some unforgettable vegan meals during my trip. It was a difficult task, but my fellow traveler Lauren and I chose our top five favorite vegan restaurants from around the world. Give them a try if you are ever in one of these cities! 5. Vöner - Berlin, Germany Europeans love their kebabs! There's a different word for it in every language, but no matter where you are in...

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The Daiya-lemma

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The Daiya-lemma

From blocks, to shreds, and gourmet spreads the world of vegan cheeses is ever expanding. The breadth of choices, when considering style, flavor and brand, is expansive and it would take quite some time to try them all. So I haven't tried each and every option out there, but I've had my fair share and I have more than a few thoughts on which ones stink and which ones you'll wheely like. When I was transitioning to veganism, about eight or nine years ago, cheese was always my weakness. A several week streak of plant-based living could be quickly shattered by...

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Tips: Vegan Living Abroad

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Tips: Vegan Living Abroad

Hello there! I’m Lexi, from Stories of a Passport, a travel blog that focuses on making travel a priority. Traveling certainly comes with challenges, but eating and living compassionately does not have to be one of them! A little bit of planning and forethought can help you overcome the small inconveniences that may come with maintaining a vegan lifestyle while abroad. Here are my tips for making vegan living easy wherever your travels take you. TIP #1: KNOWLEDGE IS POWER Research gives you a huge advantage, as far as understanding what the local cuisine is, and what "hidden" ingredients there...

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5 Lessons Learned from our First Fair

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5 Lessons Learned from our First Fair

Whether you are a local brick and mortar, a mobile artist or a national retailer, fairs, farmer's markets and vegfests are great opportunities for generating interest and sales. Connect with your local clientele or educate a new city about your brand. Be selective and strategic, because they can take a lot of time and resources. Rudder & Fern participated in its first exhibition event at the North Florida Vegfest in Tallahassee this past March. Our post-fair feelings..."We should have known better" and "Can't wait for the next one!" Here's what we learned: 1. LEAVE AN IMPRESSION: BRANDING Rudder & Fern...

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