Restaurants

When visiting Los Angeles, make sure you check out these healthy, vegan and vegetarian restaurants.

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What I Ate This Weekend

February 17, 2014 · 4 comments

Friday was Valentine’s Day and over 2 months ago, Roomie and I made a reservation at one of my favorite restaurants, Oleana. In preparation for what was going to be a splurge, I tried to keep my meals during the day pretty clean. After teaching at Barry’s at 8:20 in the morning, I took the [...]

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21 hours in New York City

February 16, 2014 · 10 comments

Last week, I headed down to NYC for what was supposed to be a Thursday shoot. Yes, New England was scheduled to be hit with a snow storm but I didn’t think it would affect my plans. En route, I was notified that my return train was cancelled before the first snowflake even dropped. After [...]

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What I ate on Sunday!

December 23, 2013 · 0 comments

In my early twenties, I was lucky if I made it to a gym on the weekend. I drank too much and as a result would feel too shitty to make it, eating foods to cure my hangover instead. It was a vicious cycle that I’m happy to leave behind. Now, I probably still eat [...]

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True Foods Kitchen Review

February 10, 2013 · 5 comments

Thursday at True Foods, I had one of the best healthy meals ever! I went to their Santa Monica location for lunch last time I was in California and knew this was a place I needed to revisit. My friend Cher and I couldn’t decide what to get so we decided to split three plates. [...]

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I have wanted to go to a raw or vegan restaurant for a very long time and finally, I found someone that I knew I could drag along with me, Tina from Carrots ‘n’ Cake! Tina and I are doing a challenge this month with Harvard Pilgrim called the Well Together Challenge. We are encouraging you [...]

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I’ve gone to Earth Bar three times since I’ve been here. This morning, I went for a long run to Runyon Canyon and actually ran up the less challenging side! It was a first. I only stopped to “hike” twice for about 40 yards. On my way back, I stopped and got the “Slim down” [...]

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A 2012 Kona Ironman recap post will be coming tomorrow! I did however want to share some of my healthy travel activities from the week. I have probably the most important video shoot in Los Angeles next week so while I was here, unfortunately I was not able to partake in the fruity cocktails. It [...]

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Friday morning, the agenda called for CrossFit with Reebok. From my previous experience, CrossFit demo workouts tend to last 15 minutes, an intense 15 minutes but less than what my body is used to. The workout was harder than I expected in a good way, especially the pushup burpees! However as anticipated, the actual fitness portion only [...]

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