Vegan Spaghetti and Meatballs

When Tofu Met Tempeh: Spaghetti and Meatballs

  Sometimes you want the comforts of home without all of the carbs and calories. Spaghetti and meatballs is one of those meals that moms and grandmas just knew how to do well. Family recipes passed down through the generations are always a welcome treat. When you become vegan though, you have to get creative

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Island Vegan

Transitioning from Northern California with the awesome variety of vegan foods and restaurants, to a small Caribbean island has not been as easy as one would expect. So you would think that being vegan in a tropical location would be easy. Surrounded by nothing but nature, fruits and veggies, you should basically be able to

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Compassionate Photo: Pig in Boots 2!

Because if the other Pig In Boots photo wasn’t cute enough for you – check out this little guy in his red boots – ready for a rainstorm!   PIG FUN FACT: Pigs are very social animals. They form close bonds with each other and other species. Pigs enjoy close contact and will lie close

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21 Day Cleanse and 30 Day Green Smoothie Challenges Begin!

  Yep, you read that right. I joined a green smoothie challenge – and a cleanse! Now before you jump all over me about cleanses, this one actually contains real food! It contains whole foods and healthy smoothies! I’ve tried cleanses and other challenges in the past; juicing, the lemonade cleanse, etc. but I have

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Family Goats

Compassionate Photo: Family Goats

You’ve probably never thought much about goats. Heck, where I’m from, they are only thought of as mutton. The most widely consumed meat in the world – by 70% of the world’s population – yet when people advocate for animal rights, goats aren’t as forefront as pigs and cows. They are in fact highly intelligent

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Product Watch: Stur Drinks

From the Stur Website:  What is Stur? “Stur is a Natural Stevia liquid water enhancer with 0 sugar, 0 calories, and 7 essential vitamins. Available in several flavors, Stur helps people naturally drink more water, by adding as little or as much flavor as they want. Stur is a family-run company, passionate about better health. Our mission

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I Didn’t Know He Was Vegan! The Jared Leto Edition.

    Lead vocalist of Thirty Seconds to Mars. My So-Called Life. Requiem for a Dream. Urban Legend. Jared Leto’s quite talented, but did you also know he was vegan? True story. In 2008, he supported the Proposition 2 and attended the Yes! On Prop 2 benefit gala to stop animal cruelty held in Los Angeles, California. In July 2010, he supported WWF’s

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Merry Christmas! Our Santa is Vegan.

  I hope you and your family have a wonderful holiday season and a happy new year! I thought it would be funny to find a photo to represent how we were doing Christmas — around here, our Santa gets vegan chocolate chip cookies and almond milk! However you celebrate, enjoy the time you have

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Compassionate Photo: Pig in Boots

I started compassionate photos with a cute little pig, and here’s another one for you! Here’s the real question though: where the heck do you find tiny rain boots like that? I’d say this little pig in boots is about as big as my Yorkie, so I totes want some for him!   Pig Fun

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