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The Vegetarian Diaries Vol. V: Top 3 Objections to Veganism and Why They Are Misguided

Posted on April 27th, by Adam Infantino in Campus, Food. Comments Off on The Vegetarian Diaries Vol. V: Top 3 Objections to Veganism and Why They Are Misguided

The Grand Journey to Veganism 

So as the titles of these blog posts would imply, I am a vegetarian and not entirely a vegan (yet). But recently I have been cooking and eating as vegan as possible. That is to …

The Vegetarian Diaries, Vol. IV: Potato Black Bean Tacos

Posted on April 14th, by Adam Infantino in Campus, Food. Comments Off on The Vegetarian Diaries, Vol. IV: Potato Black Bean Tacos

Who doesn’t like tacos? They’re easy to make, don’t require a lot of ingredients, and super delicious! I’m particularly fond of this recipe because it’s super minimalist; only 5 ingredients!! I’m partial to recipes that don’t require a lot of …


Ways to Avoid (and Lose) the Freshman Fifteen

Posted on April 9th, by Kristin Werstler in Facilities, Food, Helpful Offices. Comments Off on Ways to Avoid (and Lose) the Freshman Fifteen

It happens to the best of us. Even when we come to college with those oh-so-good intentions of using the workout center and eating clean at the glorious salad bar in the dining hall, so many of us loose track …

The Vegetarian Diaries, Vol. III: PB&J Overnight Oats

Posted on March 7th, by Adam Infantino in Food. Comments Off on The Vegetarian Diaries, Vol. III: PB&J Overnight Oats

Oats are my favorite. This recipe is super easy, super healthy, and only has 4 ingredients! How’s that for minimalist?! In case you needed another outlet for eating PB&J, this is it. One of my biggest things recently in my


New To Alliance? Check Out These Local Places!

Posted on February 3rd, by Brandon Lucas in Alliance, Community, Food. Comments Off on New To Alliance? Check Out These Local Places!

Being in a new city can be scary. You are in a foreign place, not knowing where to go, but soon enough you will know Alliance like the back of your hand! From landmarks to restaurants, here are some local …

The Vegetarian Diaries, Vol. II

Posted on January 19th, by Adam Infantino in Food. Comments Off on The Vegetarian Diaries, Vol. II

Happy 2016!

It’s been a long while since I’ve written anything, but with the new year comes more vegetarian stories that I will tell through a series of blog posts. As promised, there will be a few of those Tasty-esque …

The Vegetarian Diaries, Vol. 1

Posted on November 16th, by Adam Infantino in Campus, Food. Comments Off on The Vegetarian Diaries, Vol. 1

Hello, all. If you have not heard, I am a vegetarian. I have been since August 1st, 2013. I’m also a big nutrition nut. I’ve always been bothered by factory farming, and finally before coming to college I decided to …

Mary Costlow Celebrates 50 Years Working in Mount Union’s Dining Hall

Posted on September 18th, by Kristin Werstler in Campus, Food. Comments Off on Mary Costlow Celebrates 50 Years Working in Mount Union’s Dining Hall

The Hoover Garden Room of Mount Union’s cafeteria is warmed by the afternoon sun. Mary Costlow sits in a bright orange chair, her back to the bustling cafeteria – taking a break from the commotion to talk about her 50 …


Top 5 Items from the B&B Cafe

Posted on June 12th, by Wade Clark in Food. Comments Off on Top 5 Items from the B&B Cafe

The Campus Grounds area, located in HPCC, is home to the B&B Café! As a freshman and sophomore, I never took advantage of the B&B. I ask myself why every day. It’s a great place to grab a quick snack …