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Mission #2: Outdoors

Hello Spring and hello to a new adventure! It’s funny how a change in food can affect you…it may be the end of my August vegetarian mission but today I even chose to buy a vegie burger for lunch and okonomiyaki (vegetarian pancake) for dinner. Mission Overview So, I wonder how this month will affect me?…

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Mission #1: Final Report

Phew! So there goes my first monthly mission and boy was it interesting choosing vegetarian. Some friends went along with me and I’m grateful they deprived themselves of meat just to eat out with me or come to my first dinner event. Somehow I made room for more restaurants than expected, from recommendations and my own…

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Mission #1: Gong De Lin

Here it goes – my last post for my August mission to try vegetarian food. This was a last minute decision on Friday and a special thanks goes out to foodiepanda for suggesting this place on Instagram! I had trouble the previous week trying to identify a vegetarian dinner place in the city that wasn’t…

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Mission #1: Fo Guang Yuan Art Gallery

Another suggestion when I embarked on my vegetarian mission was to visit “the place full of Buddhas”. After a few curious questions, I discovered it was a Buddhist art gallery and also a restaurant that serves vegetarian lunch. I didn’t think I could visit, as I work in St Kilda, but conveniently I had some training in…

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Mission #1: Yong Green Food

A restaurant recommendation that has often come up during my vegetarian mission is Yong Green Food. I made a quick stop by the other day and thought it would be the perfect opportunity to test out my new Canon 600D camera. This is my first time using a DSLR. I’m not a great photographer in general,…

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Mission #1: N & N Vietnamese Kitchen

Preston’s High St welcomes yet another Vietnamese eatery. I’m not complaining of course, as I’m hoping for a Vietnamese place closer to home that will rival the likes of Footscray, St Albans and Springvale. So after fail-whaling (yeah that’s a thing) and trying to visit Veggie Kitchen in Northcote, without realising it’s been closed for…