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Why Go Vegan? Isn’t Being a Vegetarian Enough?

My new blogger friend, Margaret, asked me why she should go vegan if she can get eggs and dairy from humanely raised sources. I thought I’d share my answer to her, and I’d love to hear what others of you … Continue reading

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Who Needs Disneyland? We Went to the Farm Sanctuary!

My omnivore sister, Michelle, drove all the way from San Diego to go with my husband and me to meet my reader, Cowgirl, and her friends at the Los Angeles Farm Sanctuary (thanks sis!). Unfortunately, Michelle had a mix up … Continue reading

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A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Farm Sanctuary

My sister, husband and I met up with my awesome follower, Cowgirl, and her friends at the Los Angeles Farm Sanctuary last Sunday. It was great, but we almost didn’t make it. Here’s what happened… We left early because you never know about … Continue reading

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Surprise…

There’s pink slime in your beef! According to Meatonomics author, David Simon, “…Pink slime is a protein paste created by spinning otherwise-inedible beef scraps in a centrifuge and treating it with ammonia to kill bacteria. US law allows the product … Continue reading

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I Have an Idea to Help Animals

Your new neighbor invited you to his house for dinner. You had a lovely meal and are now reclining in the backyard over a bottle of wine. You notice several dogs in a pen and say, “You don’t have to … Continue reading

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And The Winner Is…

In case you missed it, I recently hosted a cash giveaway to celebrate reaching 500 followers. It was my thank you gift to all you lovelies for reading and following my blog. Once again, thank you! Excluding the family members … Continue reading

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Vanity or Life?

My husband and I are in Boston this week, so I’ve decided to repost some oldie but goodie posts while I’m away. I look forward to catching up with everyone when I get home. Have a beautiful week! Vanity or … Continue reading

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Love, in any language

Originally posted on Animals Are Fellow Beings:
This photo moo-ved me and I just had to share it! Animals Are Fellow Beings View original post

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Q & A with a Dairy Queen

  Two years ago I would have laughed if you told me I’d give up dairy one day. Stop eating cheese, mocha lattes and ice cream – no way! But here I am not only dairy-free, but writing a vegan … Continue reading

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Two Cows Went to Burger King

Photo courtesy of Tom Corson-Knowles.

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