• Vegan Recipe: Dark Chocolate Holiday Bark

    By Vicki Brett-Gach, a Certified Vegan Lifestyle Coach This holiday bark is really easy to make, and just as good as it looks. Serve after a special dinner – or wrap as holiday gifts, tied together with a pretty ribbon to send home with your guests. Ingredients 5 ounces of vegan dark chocolate 2 tablespoons raw pecans, chopped 2 tablespoons […]

    Vegan Recipe: Dark Chocolate Holiday Bark
  • Vegan Treats Bakery Creating World-Class Desserts

    We all know that ethical and compassionate eating is all about sacrifice (YEAH RIGHT!). Vegan Treats founder, Danielle Konya, blew that dessert fallacy out of the water long ago with the creation of her first Peanut Butter Bomb cake. As an ethical vegan with a “do it yourself” ethic that is only rivaled by her sweet tooth, Danielle set out […]

    Vegan Treats Bakery Creating World-Class Desserts
  • Eating You Alive – New Documentary Screening Now in Select Cities

    Half of all adults in the U.S. struggle with chronic health conditions including cancer, heart disease, stroke, diabetes, obesity, hypertension, Alzheimer’s, arthritis and erectile dysfunction. Despite countless dollars spent on medical research, new drugs and innovative technology to improve our health, more Americans are disabled and dying from chronic disease than ever before. Featuring leading medical experts and researchers, Eating […]

    Eating You Alive – New Documentary Screening Now in Select Cities
  • Vegan Gifts that give back to Animal Place this Holiday Season

    Several vegan/cruelty-free companies have started giving back to Animal Place, so here is a gift guide so you can help give back, too: Bare Bones Body Care Unisex, non-toxic, and animal-friendly Bare Bones Body Care offers a stylish line of skincare, a vegan deodorant that really lasts, and even tattoo balm. Founder Monica Schrock uses ingredients made from scratch, and […]

    Vegan Gifts that give back to Animal Place this Holiday Season
  • LA Times reviews ERVEN vegan restaurant, Santa Monica

    When you walk into Erven, Nick Erven’s newish restaurant in Santa Monica, you may not immediately place it as vegan. There’s a kind of deli counter up front selling salads and sandwiches to go, and the guy at the host station may hand you a shot glass of sangria as a gesture of goodwill. The smell may be typical of vegan […]

    LA Times reviews ERVEN vegan restaurant, Santa Monica
  • All Are One: New Album by Vegan Singer-Songwriter Sophe Lux & The Mystic

    “All Are One” is a new album by Vegan singer-songwriter Sophe Lux & The Mystic. The album addresses themes of Veganism, social justice, human rights, animal rights, and the awakening of the human spirit. Inspired by the writings of Will Tuttle, Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Rumi, and Allen Ginsberg, the album takes a creative look at these age old themes.

    All Are One: New Album by Vegan Singer-Songwriter Sophe Lux & The Mystic
  • Vegan diet good for kids and adults, dieticians say

    Plant-based diets are tied to a lower risk of health problems like heart disease, diabetes, obesity and certain cancers – and pretty much anyone can eat this way, according to the United States’ largest organization of food and nutrition professionals representing over 100,000 credentialed practitioners. Vegetarian and vegan diets are appropriate for all stages of life, including during infancy, pregnancy, […]

    Vegan diet good for kids and adults, dieticians say
  • What is the Optimal Vitamin C intake?

    Experiments showing how much vitamin C our body absorbs and excretes can give us a sense of how many vitamin C rich fruits and vegetables we should be eating each day.  About 200 mg per day. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org and How Not to Die, a New York Times bestseller

    What is the Optimal Vitamin C intake?
  • Interview with Bart Potenza & Joy Pierson from Candle Cafe

    Bart Potenza founded the Candle restaurants, the premier vegan restaurants in NYC. Joy Pierson, his partner, is a nutritionist, educator, and cookbook author, with a passion for healing through delicious, plant-based food. In 1988, Joy met Bart at the Healthy Candle, a health food store and  juice bar, where they created menus tailored to the needs of Joy’s clients, and to the Healthy Candle’s […]

    Interview with Bart Potenza & Joy Pierson from Candle Cafe
  • Vegan Recipe: Pumpkin Cheesecake with Apple Cider Reduction

    Be sure to save room for this fantastic cheesecake, a creative dessert that uses classic Autumn ingredients—pumpkin, apple cider, cinnamon, and nutmeg. The pie and frosting can be made up to two days ahead of time. Ingredients, Serves 8 to 10 4 cups vegan cream cheese 2 cups agave nectar or maple syrup 2 cups plain unsweetened soy milk 1 […]

    Vegan Recipe: Pumpkin Cheesecake with Apple Cider Reduction

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Vegan Recipe: Dark Chocolate Holiday Bark

Vegan Recipe: Dark Chocolate Holiday Bark

December 8, 2016 at 2:34 pm

By Vicki Brett-Gach, a Certified Vegan Lifestyle Coach This holiday bark is really easy to make, and just as good as it looks. Serve after a special dinner – or wrap as...

Diet & Nutrition »

Vegan diet good for kids and adults, dieticians say

Vegan diet good for kids and adults, dieticians say

December 3, 2016 at 8:25 pm

Pre-cut vegetables of a self service salad bar are displayed for sale in a shop in the northern German town of Hamburg May 26, 2011. REUTERS/Morris Mac Matzen Plant-based...

Dining Out »

Vegan Treats Bakery Creating World-Class Desserts

Vegan Treats Bakery Creating World-Class Desserts

December 5, 2016 at 9:02 pm

We all know that ethical and compassionate eating is all about sacrifice (YEAH RIGHT!). Vegan Treats founder, Danielle Konya, blew that dessert fallacy out of the water long...

Health »

Vegan diet good for kids and adults, dieticians say

Vegan diet good for kids and adults, dieticians say

December 3, 2016 at 8:25 pm

Pre-cut vegetables of a self service salad bar are displayed for sale in a shop in the northern German town of Hamburg May 26, 2011. REUTERS/Morris Mac Matzen Plant-based...

Lifestyle »

Vegan Treats Bakery Creating World-Class Desserts

Vegan Treats Bakery Creating World-Class Desserts

December 5, 2016 at 9:02 pm

We all know that ethical and compassionate eating is all about sacrifice (YEAH RIGHT!). Vegan Treats founder, Danielle Konya, blew that dessert fallacy out of the water long...

Wellness »

Plant-Based Diet Aids Aerobic Exercise

Plant-Based Diet Aids Aerobic Exercise

November 7, 2016 at 8:03 pm

Physical fitness among patients with type 2 diabetes improves with a plant-based diet, according to a study published in Nutrients. Researchers compared a plant-based diet...

  • 20 Ways Yoga Improves Your Health
    20 Ways Yoga Improves Your Health

    By Haley Cloud 1. Improves your flexibility Improved flexibility is one of the first and most obvious benefits...

    October 26, 2016 at 8:49 pm
  • Vegan Fitness for Mortals
    Vegan Fitness for Mortals

    Anyone who wants to be more active but doesn’t think they’re athletic enough to pull it off will rejoice....

    September 4, 2016 at 7:32 pm
  • Power Your Yoga in Colorado’s Canyon Country
    Power Your Yoga in Colorado’s Canyon Country

    If you think yoga is all about relaxation, mindfulness and getting your Zen on, the Yoga is My Gym Retreat will...

    June 13, 2016 at 11:10 pm

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Interview with Ashlan Cousteau, Eco Luxury Expert

Interview with Ashlan Cousteau, Eco Luxury Expert

October 31, 2016 at 4:52 pm

Ashlan Cousteau, is an eco-luxury expert and on-air correspondent. Together with her husband, Philippe Cousteau, they travel the globe seeking incredible stories and experiences...