My Experience Attending the 1st Annual Gainesville VegFest

I attended the 1st Annual Gainesville VegFest on Saturday, April 8, 2017! It was a great experience and I will share with you what I learned and the food I’ve eaten. Vendors Govinda’s Vegetarian Restaurant http://govindasgainesville.com/ This was the first vendor I bought food from. Their display of how they prepared the food attracted me… Continue reading My Experience Attending the 1st Annual Gainesville VegFest

3 Changes I’ve Experienced When I Started Drinking Water #WorldWaterDay

  I went on Twitter this morning and saw that #worldwaterday was trending. I find it amusing how we make a day for something that we should be paying attention to everyday – not only water, but days such as Earth Day and any of the like.   Well, I decided to list 3 changes… Continue reading 3 Changes I’ve Experienced When I Started Drinking Water #WorldWaterDay

The Blueprint Ceremony

  I attended The Blueprint Ceremony on 2/10/17 in the Arredondo Cafe. The Blueprint is a 12-week Black male enrichment program which aims to help them in their collegiate development. They program strives to achieve success in six areas: academics, peer/ professional etiquette, spiritual growth, physical, emotional, and mental well-being. It was a bittersweet event.… Continue reading The Blueprint Ceremony

Voleer2Go: First Time Eating at a Vegan Restaurant

  After shadowing a reporter, we decided to order some food at Vegan2Go. It’s a vegan restaurant on Newberry Road in Gainesville, FL and I was anxious to see what they offered. It was my first time eating at a vegan restaurant and it was a good experience. I ordered a Vegan2Go Sub which consisted… Continue reading Voleer2Go: First Time Eating at a Vegan Restaurant

What I Ate During Winter Break

  Meal 1 (top left): Rice, Boiled Potatoes, Carrots, Red Peppers, Onions, and Fried Plantains (I LOVE plantains) Meal 2 (top right): Green Banana Soup {Green Bananas, Dumpling, Potatoes, Onions, Celery, Seasonings} Meal 3 (bottom left): Rice, Red Kidney Beans, Cucumbers Meal 4 (bottom right): Rice, Red Kidney Beans, Curry Potatoes, Asparagus   I haven’t… Continue reading What I Ate During Winter Break

Vegan vs. Plant-Based Diet: Veggies for Voleer Insight

  What if I told you there’s a difference between being a vegan and being on a plant-based diet? Yes, there’s a difference. In this blogpost, I will explain the difference between the two. A vegan is someone who does not eat or use animal products. A plant-based vegan is someone whose diet only consist… Continue reading Vegan vs. Plant-Based Diet: Veggies for Voleer Insight