Mexi-Vegan cooking is mainstream in Southern California. And it’s only getting bigger

Susan S. Johnson
Rajas taco, chips and salsa and ceviche from Masataco. <span class="copyright">(Mariah Tauger / Los Angeles Times ; Illustrations by Julio Salgado / For The Times )</span>
Rajas taco, chips and salsa and ceviche from Masataco. (Mariah Tauger / Los Angeles Times ; Illustrations by Julio Salgado / For The Times )

Among the many novel concession foods that debuted at Dodger Stadium last year — there was a pineapple-stuffed link called a Dodger sausage, and a deconstructed California roll served in what looked like an oversize baseball — none was as surprising as the vegan al pastor trompo that appeared near the third base pavilion in late September.

The trompo, a tall, vertical spit holding what at first glance appeared to be a spinning stack of

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Denver’s 3 best outlets to score low-priced vegetarian food

Susan S. Johnson

Craving a fine vegetarian meal, but don’t want to empty your wallet?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the most excellent sources for affordable vegetarian fare around Denver, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best places to fulfill your urges on a budget.

1. Phở OK

Topping the list is Phở OK. Located at 890 S. Monaco Parkway, Unit 8, in Washington Virginia Vale, the Vietnamese restaurant, which specializes in soups and noodles, is the highest-rated destination for low-cost vegetarian cuisine in Denver, boasting four stars out of 228

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Is Your Grocery List Sustainable? We Asked Climate Experts How They Shop.

Susan S. Johnson
(Photo: Illustration: Rebecca Zisser/HuffPost; Photos: Getty)
(Photo: Illustration: Rebecca Zisser/HuffPost; Photos: Getty)

Winding your way through the grocery store can be a stressful process. You need to locate the items on your shopping list (a task made harder in a pandemic where you’re constantly leaping out of the way of other shoppers), take any dietary constraints into account, and calculate prices to make sure you can afford everything you need. But for those who are trying to make climate-responsible purchases, there’s a whole other level of choices to consider. And it can be confusing and overwhelming.

Which broccoli do you get ― the cheaper, bigger bunch,

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‘I Quit The Keto Diet And I’ve Never Felt Better’

Susan S. Johnson
Photo credit: Christine Giordano
Photo credit: Christine Giordano

From Women’s Health

Maurishire Akabidavis, 26, stumbled into the keto diet the way most people did in 2019—on the internet and in conversation with friends.

The low-carb, high-fat eating plan had been touted as a successful weight loss method by celebrities like Halle Berry, Kourtney Kardashian and Vanessa Hudgens. “What is keto” was even the second top searched health question on Google last year.

Like the product of any echo chamber, Maurishire quickly became convinced that she should join the masses. “I have always wanted to lose weight and for as long as I can remember

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