Melbourne: Smith & Daughters

Opened in 2014 by close friends Mo Wyse and Chef Shannon Martinez, Smith & Daughters is located on the vibrant and vegan-friendy Brunswick St. in Fitzroy, Melbourne. The entirely vegan Latin and Spanish inspired menu features a comprehensive cocktail list and a solid selection of small plates, tapas and heartier menu options. Whether you’re going

Taco Beer Flatbread Pizza with Roasted Corn & Poblano

It is never too late to celebrate a national holiday in Mexico and the U.S., Cinco de Mayo, also known as the Anniversary of the Battle of Puebla. In the spirit of the Americanized Mexican holiday, I’ve made a pizza with delicious Mexican flavors. There’s always Mexican cuisine around our kitchen - everything from  red or green

Jicama, Avocado and Radish Salad with Lime Vinaigrette

For the last two weeks or so, I've been a little under the weather and didn't explore much of Boston, however stayed in, saw some funny wild turkeys, made some comfort food such as seared king trumpet mushrooms, and spent most of my time with one of my favorite cats Cosmo and Doni's baby niece

Vegan Taco Pizza with GO Veggie! Mexican Style Shreds

One of our favorite meals is the vegan taco pizza. We make them at least once or twice a year. We felt like making a hearty and delicious vegan taco pizza after our long 3-month trip in Asia. All you need is a homemade beer pizza crust, re-fried beans, plenty of vegetables, vegan cheese, and

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

Mexico City: Nirvana Vegetariano

It is not uncommon to find Mexican ingredients in Afro-Caribbean cooking. If you would like to try something different such as a fusion of traditional Afro-Carribean and Mexican dishes incorporating a variety of tropical fruits, I would recommend Nirvana Vegetariano (and it doesn't have a website). Located in the gritty Colonia Roma, Nirvana Vegetariano is