Portland: Vegan Cupcakes from Piece of Cake Bakery

Last month was Doni's birthday. His brother and his wife surprised him with three different vegan cupcakes from Piece of Cake Bakery in Portland, Oregon. Massive thanks, N + L! Established in 1978, Piece of Cake Bakery offers a variety of cakes, catering and desserts, including vegan, wheat-free, gluten-free and sugar-free cakes. Doni isn't very

Portland: Meeting Veggietorials + Blossoming Lotus

The next day after my fabulous birthday dinner in Portland, we met up with the lovely food blogger Cobi in NE side of Portland at Blossoming Lotus. Cobi hosts a plant-based blog Veggietorials and she makes beautiful videos on YouTube about product reviews, cooking, travel and eating well. What an inspirational woman, We are

Portland: Vegan Birthday at Departure Restaurant + Lounge

It had been a year since the last time I dined at Departure Restaurant + Lounge and, as the saying goes, absence makes the heart grow fonder. On June 13th, 2013, I had a vegan birthday dinner at Departure Restaurant + Lounge. I would like to extend my gratitude to my lovely partner Doni for

Best Vegan Eats in Portland

While in Portland, you cannot miss out these vegan eats and of course those VooDoo Doughnuts (get the yeast-raised vegan ones, they are tasty). For the past couple of months, I received many inquiries about Portland's vegan eats and I was happy that they contacted me, but I knew I had to blog about this

Portland: Santeria and Bailey’s Taproom

In mid September, we dropped by Bailey's Taproom, a beer bar in downtown Portland. While Bailey's Taproom does not serve food, you can order vegan-friendly dishes from a Mexican restaurant, Santeria, which is just across the alley from Bailey's Taproom. There is a menu from Santeria in the tap room and the waiters can deliver

Portland: Living Room Theaters

In mid September, we dropped by Portland (PDX) for one day before our departure for SE Asia trip. It was nice to see Portland (PDX) again. We wanted to try something new in Portland, surprisingly Living Room Theaters features a couple of vegan dishes such as a vegan pizza, sweet potato fries, or even a