Browsing Archive: December, 2011

Morning Elixir

Posted by Amy Ostroff on Friday, December 16, 2011,



Jonny still alternates between a fruit/veg smoothie and cereal with almond milk for breakfast, but I've been blazing my own path the past couple of weeks.  It changed when we were at my sister Stephanie's house in Tarrytown, NY for Thanksgiving.  She is a holistic health coach who recently started working with a local caterer/shop to offer juice cleanses.  She made me some delicious juice while I was there and it inspired me to pull the juicer I bought when I dabbled with "raw" a couple years...

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Amy and Jonny's Excellent NYC Vegan Adventure

Posted by Amy Ostroff on Monday, December 12, 2011,

Jonny and I had a weekend to ourselves, so we decided to mosey up to NYC.  Jonny has been feeling frustrated with his recent weight plateau, but we took a pass and had a good time.  Only 1 lb up each this am, so I guess it wasn't too bad.  Here's the run-down of our vegan food extravaganza.

Friday night, we lucked out with a 6 pm reservation at Dirt Candy.  It's so teeny-tiny that they need to use the dining tables as a prep area.  I know this because we got there an hour before our reservatio...

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Summer's Last Gasp - PESTO!

Posted by Amy Ostroff on Thursday, December 8, 2011,


Rocky running through Philadelphia's Italian Market

Charlie spent the night at my mom's this past Saturday night, so Jonny and I took advantage and drove into Philly for brunch Sunday morning.  We went to a great place called Mi Lah Vegetarian, which is actually vegan.  I've noticed a few other places using the more commonplace "vegetarian" classification.  I wonder if they are afraid of scaring people off?  We shared the blueberry pancakes and seitan burrito and a side of brussels sprouts (Jo...
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About Me


Amy Ostroff a/k/a A vegetarian since age 10, I made the transition to vegan after seeing "Forks Over Knives" in May, 2011. I'm still pinching myself that Jonny is doing it with me!