Where do you live and where are you from? I live in Country Club Hills, IL. I am from Chicago, IL.
Age? A true man of mystery, you can keep up with him and you will find out.
What do you do for a living/profession? I am a Motivational Speaker, Lecturer, Consultant, Ultramarathoner, and Personal Trainer.
What do you like to do for fun? I love to Travel and to hang out at RAW VEGAN restaurants with Friends… I rarely watch TV but when I do, I love watching Skip Bayless on First Take in the morning… I love to Go Dancing and just being alone with a Special Lady eating RAW FOOD and enjoying each others company
How long have you been vegan? My Journey into being a VEGAN(RAW) began September 1, 2005.
Why did you become vegan? I became a VEGAN for many reasons. First of all for Health reasons, Environmental reasons, and also for COMPASSION. I used to be the biggest CARNIVORE on the Planet… I am so amazed that there is such an ABUNDANCE of PLANT FOOD in the world. No one ever has to suffer for us to eat and plus VEGAN FOOD is so DELICIOUS!!!
How was your transition? My Transition was Tough because I had to overcome some strong addictions and comfort foods. I experienced the worst ever migraine headaches for 3 months in a row during my DETOX… I feel as though that I have been transmuted from DARKNESS and into the LIGHT now!!!
What is the funniest misconception(s) that you have heard about vegans? The funniest misconception about being VEGAN is that all we eat is Salads, Carrots, and Celery sticks all day… People have no idea at just how abundant the PLANT KINGDOM… and of course the question that all VEGANS here: Where do You Get Your PROTEIN? What is your Favorite thing(s) about being a vegan? My favorite thing about being VEGAN is that I never have to worry about Getting any of the horrible diseases and sicknesses that most people get.. I LOVE the fact that we are a RARE MINORITY!
What do you think makes a Sexy Bad Ass Vegan? I think the number one thing that makes a SEXY BAD ASS VEGAN is ATTITUDE. COMPASSION is SEXY and Highly MAGNETIC. Eating RAW PLANT FOOD Gives You back Your COVETED HIGH VIBRATIONAL “COAT of MANY COLORS”!!!
What is the best vegan dish that you make in your kitchen? My Best dish are my RAW Tacos.. Romaine Lettuce leaf for the shell. Mix in Mashed Avocados, Cucumber, broccoli, RAW Hummus, RAW Nut Sour cream, Cilantro, Spices, tomatoes, mangoes, etc………….. DELICIOUS!!!
What is the best Vegan Restaurant you have ever had the pleasure of eating at?My Top 3 RAW VEGAN restaurants that I love are: Au Lac in Fountain valley, Ca. , Planet RAW in Santa Monica, Ca, and Karyn’s RAW in Chicago,Il.
What advice do you have for those that are thinking of transitioning to a vegan lifestyle? My advice to anyone is thinking of transitioning to eating VEGAN is to simply JUST DO IT!!! You will never regret it. YOU have nothing to lose and everything to Gain.
Do you have a website to share with the BAV nation? No website just facebook!!!