Thanks-Greening

Soon we will be traveling, cooking and gathering, all in the name of the Thanksgiving holiday. From the meal to the holiday shopping to the last leftover, as a nation we will be consuming and spending like nobody's business. And while we must take this weekend for holiday fun and tradition, we really must remember that Thanksgiving is a time for giving thanks and being grateful for what we have. And what we all have is a great planet and resources that we need to protect so this coming Thanksgiving holiday is the perfect time to go green. ...more

The Scariest (and Tastiest) Places in America

Halloween is here and that means ghouls, goblins, ghosts and gore! Sure, you can stop in to a local haunted attraction but why not mix some fun travel and adventure in with your fright? This great nation is full of some rich, and dark, history, so why not check some of it out at the scariest time of year? And while you're ghost hunting, be sure to explore the area and some of the local healthy, vegan and gluten free fare!Here's my list of the scariest places in America as well as where to dine!...more

The Healthy Voyager's Guide to Burning Man

First of all, what is Burning Man?Burning Man is an annual art event and temporary community based on radical self expression and self-reliance in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada.Ok, what does that mean?...more

A Healthy Last Summer Hoorah

No one wants to believe it but summer is winding down and before you know it we will be preparing for back-to-school, falling leaves and warmer clothes. But there is still last long weekend left to soak up the sun and enjoy the last few drops of summer fun. So it's important to make it count no matter your schedule or budget. Below are some of my favorite ideas to get in one more fun packed weekend before we all go back to reality!Be a Hometown Tourist...more

Vegan Food in Ft. Myers

If you are thinking about a trip down the west coast of Florida, Ft. Myers should definitely be a stop on your itinerary. Beautiful beaches (Sanibel Island is a must!), lovely resorts and fun family activities, Ft. Myers is a great place to get away from it all. Thomas Edison and Henry Ford sure thought so, you can visit their winter homes! However, one thing you will also find that is abundant as the sun is delicious, healthy, vegan eats!...more

The Healthy Voyager's New Vegan and Gluten Free Options at Knotts Berry Farm

Ever go to a theme park and wish you could eat that mouthwatering funnel cake but you're gluten free? Doesn't that cheeseburger sound enticing but you can't or don't eat cheese? Are you a vegetarian or a vegan who can't eat anything when enjoying a day at the amusement park? Well, do I have an announcement for you!...more

Green Gift Ideas for Dad

So, thinking about another tie this year for dad? Why not show him your love and appreciation with a thoughtful, eco-friendly gift that he will love and mother earth will benefit from as well? Outside of planning a fun outdoor activity that gets dad'd heart pumpin' or cooking up a delicious meal, getting that perfect gift is always a conundrum. Well, check out some of these ideas that aren't only green, but also budget friendly!...more

Bermuda Bites: Where to Find Healthy And Vegan Options

Surrounded by jewel like blue waters, this British island is not only picturesque but almost theme park like. With gorgeous, brightly colored, white roofed homes that line the hills and over look the water to the clean yet windy roads that cut through floral lined neighborhoods, it’s incredible to see a country that is so pristine and pleasant. In fact, Bermuda’s residents take so much pride in their land that they’re hospitality mirrors the loveliness of the landscape....more

Top 10 Easy Earth Day Activity Ideas

Earth Day is here! Have you thought about what you might do to celebrate this big blue and green marble we call home? Here are some ideas for my favorite earth-friendly activities that you can do with friends and/or family for a fun and green Earth Day!...more
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Light Eating in Lynchburg

Just an hour or so south of Nashville, you'll find the small town on Lynchburg. The reason it's a place of note is that it's most famous resident was Jack Daniels, and he chose to start his whiskey operation there. Home to the world famous whiskey's distillery, it's a great little small town with a neat historic attraction and adorable town square. So if you're planning a visit, check out where and how to find healthy, vegan and special diet eats!...more