• 100% Vegan Shoes New from Sydney Brown

    Sydney Brown has just released a few new sustainable styles to her vegan footwear range. Sydney Brown was born out of a conviction that luxury could be produced in an environmentally-friendly way. Taking a holistic approach to design, Sydney Brown espouses respect for the environment with sustainable material development being key to each season’s design process. The core tenets of […]

    100% Vegan Shoes New from Sydney Brown
  • Study Shows Meat and Dairy Most Common Allergens for Dogs

    A 2016 study explored the prevalence of different food allergens in dogs and cats, particularly those causing cutaneous adverse food reactions (CAFRs) — i.e., skin reactions. CAFRs include both food hypersensitivities (mediated by the immune system) and food intolerances (not involving the immune system). “At least one offending food allergen source was reported in each of the 297 dogs included […]

    Study Shows Meat and Dairy Most Common Allergens for Dogs
  • 4 New Chai Teas for Delicious Summer Refreshment

    With today’s exploding fascination with international cuisines, American palates are increasingly eager to experience bolder, spicier flavors. That’s why more and more consumers are indulging in chai tea – a blend of aromatic herbs, spices and black tea that can be enjoyed, as Indian custom dictates, sweetened with milk or iced for a uniquely refreshing experience. Wissotzky Tea Company is […]

    4 New Chai Teas for Delicious Summer Refreshment
  • Ditching Dairy Helps Endurance Athletes

    Cardiovascular exercise is generally promoted as a benefit to overall heart health, but as athletes continue to push themselves toward farther distances, they could be doing more harm than good. With the growing popularity of marathons and ultra-endurance races, researchers have found that many of these endurance athletes face an increased risk of atherosclerosis (plaque building up inside one’s arteries) […]

    Ditching Dairy Helps Endurance Athletes
  • IL Senator Linda Holmes Talks About Animal Welfare Laws

    Every year the Animal Legal Defense Fund announces their Top Ten States for animal welfare laws. For the last 11 years, the state of Illinois has been number one.  Senator Linda Holmes is one of the main reasons for this. On this episode of the Awesome Vegans Podcast and Video series, Illinois Senator Linda Holmes takes a break from her […]

    IL Senator Linda Holmes Talks About Animal Welfare Laws
  • Vegan Kids Festival Launching in the UK

    This year we are launching the UK’s first Vegan Kids Festival. This 2 day camping event is aimed exclusively at vegan kids and their families. Dana Burton, Owner of Goodfayre, Salisburys first vegan shop, created the event because she wanted to empower vegan children to feel part of something: “Often vegan children are the only vegans in their class, and […]

    Vegan Kids Festival Launching in the UK
  • Purple Carrot Introduces 6-Serving Plant-Based Meals Ideal for Families

    Purple Carrot, the first 100% plant-based meal kit company, is introducing a 6-serving plan designed to give customers more plants with less planning. This new offering is perfect for families or meal preppers looking to add more convenience to their week. Priced at just $7.99 a serving, Purple Carrot’s new plan offers a practical option for consumers interested in using […]

    Purple Carrot Introduces 6-Serving Plant-Based Meals Ideal for Families
  • OBLIVIOUS: A Vegan Memoir

    In this passionate and powerful new memoir, Sande Nosonowitz constructs a revealing narrative, unveiling verities of the world she thought she knew, but didn’t. In OBLIVIOUS, we travel with her on an emotional journey to veganism. This road winds through breakdown, searching, survival, and overcoming, before culminating in a personal paradigm shift that changes the trajectory of her life. With […]

    OBLIVIOUS: A Vegan Memoir
  • Compassionate Cuisine: 125 Plant-Based Recipes from Our Vegan Kitchen

    Selected as one of PETA’s must-have vegan cookbooks of 2019! Vegan recipes and heartwarming stories for animal lovers, from the Catskill Animal Sanctuary. Add love and stir! Written with love and authenticity, Compassionate Cuisine tells the story of one of the country’s oldest and most respected animal sanctuaries through its food. With humor and heart, Chef Linda Soper-Kolton and Chef Sara […]

    Compassionate Cuisine: 125 Plant-Based Recipes from Our Vegan Kitchen
  • Juiceman Express Whole Juicer

    Compact and powerful, the Juiceman® Express Whole Juicer crushes fruit and veggies into delicious nutrient-packed juices! Combine those juices with your favorite protein powders, or other nutritious add-ins and you’re left with a smooth, creamy blend with a healthy blast of vitamins! Juicing begins as soon as you twist the juicing cup into place on the motor base, giving you […]

    Juiceman Express Whole Juicer

Cooking & Recipes »

Compassionate Cuisine: 125 Plant-Based Recipes from Our Vegan Kitchen

Compassionate Cuisine: 125 Plant-Based Recipes from Our Vegan Kitchen

May 13, 2019 at 7:55 pm

Selected as one of PETA’s must-have vegan cookbooks of 2019! Vegan recipes and heartwarming stories for animal lovers, from the Catskill Animal Sanctuary. Add love...

Diet & Nutrition »

New Study Exonerates Refined Grains

New Study Exonerates Refined Grains

May 6, 2019 at 6:22 pm

A new study published this week in Advances in Nutrition, a peer-reviewed medical journal from the American Society of Nutrition, boldly substantiates that refined grains...

Dining Out »

The Lady and the Shallot – Plant-based Eatery in Trenton, NJ

The Lady and the Shallot – Plant-based Eatery in Trenton, NJ

May 9, 2019 at 7:51 pm

The Lady and the Shallot was opened in May 2018 by couple and co-owners Francesca Avitto and Kate Wenk. They wanted to bring veganism into the Trenton Farmers Market located...

Health »

Here Comes the Sun…and Vitamin D

Here Comes the Sun…and Vitamin D

May 7, 2019 at 4:22 pm

It’s spring in all its magnificent splendor, which means it’s time to get outside to soak up all that vitamin D that you missed during the winter months. One of the downsides...

Lifestyle »

Study Shows Meat and Dairy Most Common Allergens for Dogs

Study Shows Meat and Dairy Most Common Allergens for Dogs

May 21, 2019 at 8:09 pm

A 2016 study explored the prevalence of different food allergens in dogs and cats, particularly those causing cutaneous adverse food reactions (CAFRs) — i.e., skin...

Wellness »

Ditching Dairy Helps Endurance Athletes

Ditching Dairy Helps Endurance Athletes

May 20, 2019 at 12:06 am

Cardiovascular exercise is generally promoted as a benefit to overall heart health, but as athletes continue to push themselves toward farther distances, they could be doing...

Travel »

5 Destinations for Yogis and Vegans

5 Destinations for Yogis and Vegans

April 25, 2019 at 3:10 pm

It is not necessarily exclusive if you practice yoga that you are going to eat vegetarian or vegan, however these practices actually overlap and many yogis are vegans or...