Chew on This: Soulgood Food Truck triumphs after tragedy

CW33 NEWSFIX  | Dahlia Thomas

DALLAS – Cynthia Nevels is a chef and health food enthusiast, looking to bring a dose of deliciousness to folks in DFW with her food truck – Soulgood. From the peach cobbler pancakes to the Vin Diezel chili dog, to the No Cluckin' Way sandwich – it’s hard to believe everything is either vegan or vegetarian. Well her truck comes with a testimony.

"Back in 2010, my son, who was born with cystic fibrosis, needed an organ transplant – a double organ transplant – to live,” Nevels told Newsfix. “And I felt like his quality of life was out of my hands. And the only thing that I could control to help him while he was waiting for organs during that time was feeding him healthy foods."

So she went to the kitchen to create.

"I started playing around with more recipes, looking at alternatives for our traditional fast food because I do believe fast food is killing us,” Nevels said.

And her passion sparked a business. Continue reading


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