I stumble over my words when I verbalize why I’m vegan. I have clearly defined reasons, but they’re not easy to express in a succinct manner. And who wants to listen to me go on and on about why I’m vegan? … Continue reading
Posted in Animal Welfare, Daily Life, Plant-Based Diet
Tagged animal cruelty, animal rights, animal welfare, cruelty free, disease prevention, factory farms, healthy eating, plant-based diet, vegan, vegetarian, whole food, why give up dairy?, why give up meat?, why go vegan?, why go vegetarian?
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
Posted in Health, Plant-Based Diet
Tagged cows, David Simon, factory farms, is beef healthful?, meat industry, meat industry propaganda, Meatonomics, pink slime, vegan, vegan quotes, vegetarian, what is pink slime?, whole food, why give up beef?
If I were rich, I’d pay to show the movie Vegucated (a documentary that follows three New Yorker’s who agree to go vegan for six weeks to learn what it’s all about) in theaters so people could see it for free … Continue reading
October 2, 2013
Tagged animal cruelty, animal rights, animal stories, animal welfare, animals, cruelty free, cute animal photos, how to get people to go vegan, how to talk to people about veganism, stop animal abuse, vegan, vegan movies, vegetarian, Vegucated, what can I do to help animals?
I am so fortunate to be blogger buddies with Sophia from Silk and Spice. If you don’t know her, you’re missing out! She posts the absolute best healthy vegan and vegetarian food on her blog. I love her Raw Pad … Continue reading
Posted in Recipes
Tagged best brownie recipes, best vegan brownie, brownies, fudgy brownies, gluten-free brownies, healthy brownies, healthy vegan brownies, rich chocolate brownies, top brownie recipes, vegan, vegan brownies, vegan chocolate, vegan dessert recipes, vegetarian
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
September 24, 2013
Tagged animal rights, animal welfare, becoming a father, children, compassion, compassion for animals, cute animal photos, cute animals, inspiration, inspirational stories, kids, parenting, parenting stories, vegan, vegetarian
As many of you know from my cash giveaway (click here to enter!), I recently hit 500 followers. This made me so happy that I wanted to give a shout out to the last 15 people who followed me. Before I … Continue reading
Posted in Daily Life, Plant-Based Diet
Tagged best vegan blogs, blogging, cool vegan blogs, cruise, going plant-based, going vegan, Mark Bitman's vegan before 6, new blogs to check out, photography, photography blogs, vegan, vegan baking, vegan chocolate muffins, vegan inspiration, vegetarian
“My most difficult challenge is the world of human indifference. It is standing in the line at the supermarket and realizing that for the majority of people in the world, the misery and slaughter of animals is not an issue.” … Continue reading
I ran across this thoughtful, well written post (by a 9th grader I might add) and I wanted to share it. What are your thoughts on dissection?
Posted in Daily Life
Tagged animal cruelty, animal rights, animal stories, animal welfare, animals, cruelty free, dissecting frogs, dissecting pigs, factory farms, frogs, helping animals, pigs, should students dissect frogs?, vegan, veganism and disection, vegetarian
In case you just stumbled upon this post, I’ll tell you upfront that you’re too late! It ended today and the winner chosen was Cowgirl. Congrats Cowgirl – you won!!! The day before I left for my Boston vacation I … Continue reading
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Tagged appreciation, blog contests, blogging, cash giveaway, free gift, giveaway, thank you gift, vegan, vegan bloggers, vegan blogs, vegetarian, vegetarian blogs, win a prize