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VKO Patient Expert

New York, New York
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Glorious Vegan Nut Cheese by VKO Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan Back in my pre-vegan days, I loved cheese. On any given day, there would be a wedge of cheese in the refrigerator- a creamy reblochon or a sharp shropshire blue or a simple ... Read on »
Hamptons Getaway - Vegan Style by VKO Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan Can't believe it's September already- summer has just flown by & fall is sweeping in, it's either been really busy or I'm having way too much fun or both? We didn't go anywh ... Read on »
Wildflower, a NYC Vegan PopUp Restaurant by VKO Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan A little over a week ago the NYC vegan community got to experience the pop-up restaurant trend. A pop-up restaurant is a temporary restaurant, great for young chefs starting ... Read on »
Going to Eataly by VKO Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan I love Italy. I have been to Italy so often, one would have thought that I had Italian roots (far from it, I'm of Asian descent)...I fell in love with the country & it's lan ... Read on »
Farm Sanctuary's Gala Event by VKO Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan Have been a busy bee as usual and am a tad late on the Farm Sanctuary Gala update! Two Saturdays ago, I attended the best birthday party ever!!!! Farm Sanctuary turned 25! T ... Read on »
Seitan Worship by VKO Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan Seitan or wheat gluten is the original meat alternative. Developed by ancient Chinese monks, it is gluten which happens to be high in protein that is extracted from washing ... Read on »
Scenes From A Birthday by VKO Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan Booboo Kittie had a birthday. She turned nine years old over the weekend. The birthday girl wore a bow & received a catnip mouse. We had a little party. Alas, Thelonious has ... Read on »
Mini Rant on Vegan Scandal & Yummy Food by VKO Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan It's been a weird couple of days- but thankfully I can blame it on mercury being in retrograde! For those of you not familiar with this dreaded astrological happening- the p ... Read on »
Pure Food & Wine, Always So Divine by VKO Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan Sometimes I have homebody tendencies, I simply mean that I opt-out easily from plans if the weather happens to be sketchy or friends declare that they are on the fence about ... Read on »
Addictive Vegan Eats by VKO Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan There are some things that you just can't get enough of despite knowing one shouldn't indulge too much...giant sundaes, a whole bag of Kettle Chips Chipotle Death Valley chi ... Read on »
Playing Hooky by VKO Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan Every now and then, one should play hooky from work.  I am not an advocate of shirking your duties, but sometimes you just have to do something fun & spontaneous. Now j ... Read on »
Busy Bee: Castings & Photo Shoots & Eating by VKO Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan Hope everyone has been enjoying the transitioning spring weather! Perfect timing for the nicer weather for me since it's been a busy time filled with meetings, castings & sh ... Read on »
Confessions of a Vegan Junkie by VKO Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan I am vegan. I love vegan junk food. Yes Virginia, one can be vegan and not eat any healthy greens.Foods that I love: chips, anything fried, ice cream, french fries, Ve ... Read on »
Coconuts & Thai Food Yum by VKO Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan Has this been the longest winter in recent memory?  Don't know the statistics but it sure feels like it! Spring is coming soon, but not soon enough...so to get thru the last ... Read on »
Loving Fall 2011 Already! by VKO Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan About another month before winter is out the door- am pretty over the snow, sleet & cold. Definitely ready for some sprightly spring weather, but this weekend surprisingly g ... Read on »
Anniversaries Are For Eating by VKO Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan It is 60 degrees today here in NYC- so grateful for a winter break and to toast all things spring-y & lovely...I changed my blog to pretty shade of pink! Hope everyone had a ... Read on »
Happy Valentine's Day by VKO Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan Happy Valentine's Day! Hope everyone is stopping to smell the fair-trade, organic roses and letting your friends, family & fur companions know that they are loved. Theo ... Read on »
Happy Year of the Rabbit! by VKO Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan Happy Chinese New Year! It's the year of the rabbit and this promises to be a year of gentle ease, prosperity and peace. During the new year celebrations, always make sure y ... Read on »
Way Too Much Vegan Yum by VKO Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan I love Vietnamese food. I'm part Vietnamese. How and why did it take me this long to discover Lan Cafe in NYC? Can't believe that I have not been indulging in this delicious ... Read on »
Vegan Kimchi Yum! by VKO Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegan Yet another snowstorm is hitting NYC as we speak, it's been such a long winter...the best way to counter more snow, slush & cold? The most obvious would be to book the next ... Read on »