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Portland Picks with Stephanie Bogdanich, The Lazy Smurf

Portland Picks with Stephanie Bogdanich, The Lazy Smurf

You are going to hear again and again that you should get Voodoo Doughnuts. Maybe that doesn’t sound as exciting as it once did since vegan doughnuts are more plentiful out in the rest of the world but Voodoo still has the best I’ve every had. They instantly take me back to my childhood. If you decide to bring one of their trademarked boxes back home on the plane I promise every single person you make eye contact with will ask you for one, so bring extra to share! The second location (Voodoo Too) doesn’t have long lines but they are all cash only and they are all open 24/7.

Portland Picks with Sayward Rebhal, Bonzai Aphrodite

Portland Picks with Sayward Rebhal, Bonzai Aphrodite

The next round of personalized Portland Picks comes from a former Portlander (and naturally, passionate vegan blogger) who’ll be back in town in a few days to speak at the ‘Con, Sayward Rebhal. As always, our recommendations come from trusty Portland vegan locals and lovers, and we bet all our attendees, whether you’re arriving early or not, want to squeeze in a little time outside of the busy, busy conference schedule to wander in the vegan wonderland. Let’s find out more of Sayward’s “Socially Conscious, Totally Fabulous!”Portland musts below…

Portland Picks with Lisa Coulson, Panda with Cookie (PPK, represent)

Portland Picks with Lisa Coulson, Panda with Cookie (PPK, represent)

First up in our round of personalized Portland Picks is the one-and-only Panda with Cookie, aka Lisa Coulson. These recommendations are from trusty Portland vegan locals and lovers, and we know everyone, coming early or not, wants to squeeze a little time outside of the busy, busy conference wandering in our vegan wonderland. Let’s find out Lisa’s Portland-musts below…