Carolyn Scott has travelled to the North Pole as a vegan, and hosts the only vegan TV show on a mainstream travel network. She's on the podcast to bust three myths for us: that being Latinx makes it hard to be vegan, that it’s difficult to be vegan while travelling, and that healthy vegan food is boring and flavourless.
Cookbook author, media spokesperson, holistic nutritionist, plant-based chef, and vegan for 25 years, Carolyn is an award-winning and respected figure in the world of healthy lifestyle, as well as special diet cooking and nutrition.
With a highly acclaimed cookbook and travel show to her credit, Carolyn has traveled the world for her show, site, and brand as well as to offer her services as a health and nutrition expert, recipe developer, writer, speaker, consultant, and media spokesperson. She is frequently quoted in national media and regularly appears on television and radio programs sharing healthy recipes, travel tips and all things healthy, green and happy living.
Important topics we discussed:
>> Myth: It’s difficult to be vegan while travelling.
Truth: Carolyn has been vegan for 25 years. She launched her travel show in 2006 to prove that travelling as vegan isn’t difficult.
>> Myth: Healthy vegan food is boring and flavourless.
Truth: Carolyn often veganizes traditional treat foods to prove that eating nutrient-dense and plant-based food is tasty and satisfying.
>> Myth: Being Latinx makes it hard to be vegan.
Truth: Carolyn says, “Traditional Colombian food is not only easy to veganize, but many dishes are naturally plant-based.
Connect with Carolyn:
>> Carolyn's website
>> Access a full transcript of the episode here.
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