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All Beings Quake with Fear

I just got back from vacation and feel like I haven’t blogged in forever! I have much to share, but I’m tired from my travels and I have to go grocery shopping and do laundry (lots of laundry!) and, and, and… … Continue reading

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See You Next Year!

I remember thinking I was so cool as a kiddo when I’d tell my friends, “See you next year,” on the last day school before Christmas vacation. Was it just me? Anyway, this is just a short post to wish … Continue reading

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Give Turkeys a Reason to Say “Thanks!”

Originally posted on Our Compass:
FACT: More than 45 million turkeys are slaughtered each year for Thanksgiving. Just in time for the holidays, PETA’s Thanksgiving video, “Thanks!” takes viewers on a harrowing journey with one boy and a group of…

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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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Picture parade fifteen.

Originally posted on Learning from Dogs:
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace. The second set of wonderful pictures sent in by John Hurlburt.  If you missed the first set, they are…

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Animal Art as Activism

I recently discovered the wonderful blog,  Vegan Activist. I was disappointed when I found out that the author, J, is spending less time blogging and more time making art these days. Then I saw J’s soulful, inspired art and understood. J … Continue reading

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What Becoming a Parent Taught Me About Compassion

Becoming a parent is one of those things in life that change you. Knowing that you’re responsible for another human being can rock your world! You question things you gave little thought to before because you know that who you … Continue reading

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Animals Have…

“…Animals have their own intrinsic value, they do not exist to serve humans, and they are not property to be bought, sold, or traded. Like us, they have the right to control their lives and bodies, avoid pain and suffering, … Continue reading

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Mambo & Me

My dog, Mambo, may not be as famous as Marley, but he’s top dog in my house. So much so, that almost all of the photos on my iphone are of him. I don’t have many photos of Mambo and me … Continue reading

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Painting Animals with Dignity

Does being vegan impact how an artist paints animals? Tina Kolberg, who painted Chumly, above, says it does. Here’s what she has to say: Painting Animals with Dignity “When I paint an animal, I try to really look. I don’t assume … Continue reading

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