Feb 192014
Samantha & Ed: An Unexpected Journey

A few weeks ago my friend Mike asked my 13-year-old daughter Samantha and I to write a two-part story about 1) winning a trip to New York City and 2) the actual trip itself.  I’m writing most of the first part and we’ll split up the second with each of our perceptions.  Here, for your reading pleasure (we hope), is part one of the trip we have returned from.

Jan 212014
What Do Vegan Zombies Say?

As I sit here and eat my lunch of lentil loaf and polenta, I can’t help but wonder what this new vegan life is going to be like. It’s only been a few weeks and I’ve already done something I rarely do: cook. The other day I was on the phone with a friend and she asked what I was doing. I told her, “making homemade protein bars.” She almost choked.