• They’ll Steal Your Heart – Get To Know The Rescued Farmed Animals at Catskill Animal Sanctuary

    Mark your calendars for April 6th and 7th as Catskill Animal Sanctuary, the region’s beloved haven for farmed animals celebrates opening weekend! Visitors to the Sanctuary, open since 2001, will meet hundreds of rescued animals and sample vegan food demos prepared by award-winning chefs. “It’s our favorite time of year,” explains Founder Kathy Stevens. “People don’t expect affection from cows […]

    They’ll Steal Your Heart – Get To Know The Rescued Farmed Animals at Catskill Animal Sanctuary
  • Plant-Based Restaurant Chain Celebrates 50th Location Opening

    Copper Branch, now the largest 100% plant-based restaurant chain in the world, has announced that the company will hit the 50-store mark by Earth Day 2019 (April 22, 2019) with fifteen new restaurant openings in North America. The Montreal-based company is aggressively expanding worldwide and is also making its New York City debut in April in the Greenwich Village/SOHO area […]

    Plant-Based Restaurant Chain Celebrates 50th Location Opening
  • Unwrapped Life: Plastic-free Products for Hair, Body and Home

    Living an ‘unwrapped life’, is about empowering an earth-friendly, low/ zero-waste, and plastic-free lifestyle. It’s everyday people, taking responsibility for the waste they produce, the products they use, and the impact they have on themselves and the environment. Offering a carefully-curated selection of plastic and package-free products for: hair, body and home, making the transition to a more eco-friendly lifestyle […]

    Unwrapped Life: Plastic-free Products for Hair, Body and Home
  • HappyCow, Top Vegan Restaurant App & Web Guide for Traveling

    Looking for a vegan restaurant or vegan options in Warsaw, Cairo, Paris, Detroit, Atlanta, Boston or almost anywhere in the world? Look no further, HappyCow is the number one vegan restaurant referral and review site community, and it has been helping vegans and selective eaters locate restaurants and nourishing food for almost twenty years. HappyCow has gathered over 90,000 listings in […]

    HappyCow, Top Vegan Restaurant App & Web Guide for Traveling
  • Vegan Recipe: Raspberry Fudgy Brownies

    A brownie made with beans? You bet! The beans add fiber, calcium, and protein, making these brownies an indulgence in nutrition and taste! Ingredients, Makes 16 Servings 2 15-ounce cans low-sodium black beans, drained and rinsed 1 cup pitted dates 1 cup all-fruit raspberry jam 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons whole-wheat pastry flour 1 cup […]

    Vegan Recipe: Raspberry Fudgy Brownies
  • Clean Meat? Brad Barbera of the Good Food Institute Explains

    If you’re listening to my Awesome Vegans Podcast with Elysabeth Alfano, you are probably interested in change. But what does it take to create change?  Today’s podcast guest has the answers, at least some of them any way.  Brad Barbera is the Director of Innovation at the Good Food Institute in Washington, D.C. and he sure does know his stuff. […]

    Clean Meat?  Brad Barbera of the Good Food Institute Explains
  • Vegandale Festival is Coming to Miami

    Get ready to experience the vegan festival that has dominated Toronto, Chicago, Houston and New York City! Boasting hundreds of vendors and 85,000+ guests in attendance across all shows, the Vegandale Food Drink Festival is branching out to show Floridians how to live large without exploiting animals. The first annual Miami Vegandale Festival will take place on Saturday, July 13th […]

    Vegandale Festival is Coming to Miami
  • Vegan Recipe: Black Sesame and Cacao Smoothie

    Swap your everyday green smoothie for a dramatic black sesame and cacao shake. Black sesame seeds are a powerhouse of nutrition and the high copper, vitamin B and E content send a shot of anti-aging assistance your way. Raw cacao, is called the “Food of the Gods” for good reason. This sacred plant boasts an incredibly high amount of flavonoids, […]

    Vegan Recipe: Black Sesame and Cacao Smoothie
  • PlantLife Hotel – The World’s First Vegan, Sustainable, Luxury Hotel

    The plans for this 5-star luxury paradise boasts 23 huge luxury villas on 19,200 sqm of coconut land. All the fabrics and materials used in this vegan oasis are natural, eco friendly and organic. Bamboo, soybean & hemp fabrics as well as pineapple and leaf leathers will cover chairs, sofas, beds and floors. The on-site restaurant has a menu that […]

    PlantLife Hotel – The World’s First Vegan, Sustainable, Luxury Hotel
  • St. Patrick’s Day Recipe from the McDougall Kitchen

      This is a classical Irish Mashed Potato dish and a true favorite in the Dunn household. Sometimes you will see it with wilted kale in it too. Prep time: 20 minutes Cook: 20 minutes. Recipe by Kevin Dunn, culinary instructor, Grand Rapids, Michigan. Colcannon Irish Potatoes with Cabbage Ingredients, Serves 6 6 Yukon Gold potatoes, peeled and cut in […]

    St. Patrick’s Day Recipe from the McDougall Kitchen

Cooking & Recipes »

Vegan Recipe: Raspberry Fudgy Brownies

Vegan Recipe: Raspberry Fudgy Brownies

March 20, 2019 at 3:57 pm

A brownie made with beans? You bet! The beans add fiber, calcium, and protein, making these brownies an indulgence in nutrition and taste! Ingredients, Makes 16 Servings 2...

Diet & Nutrition »

5 Plant-Based Foods that Keep you Healthy, Strong, and Vibrant

5 Plant-Based Foods that Keep you Healthy, Strong, and Vibrant

March 16, 2019 at 8:21 pm

Certified Nutritional Health Counselor, Sara Siskind has put together some of her favorite plant-based, whole foods that she makes sure to include in her eating routine. Leafy...

Dining Out »

Plant-Based Restaurant Chain Celebrates 50th Location Opening

Plant-Based Restaurant Chain Celebrates 50th Location Opening

March 21, 2019 at 8:22 pm

Copper Branch, now the largest 100% plant-based restaurant chain in the world, has announced that the company will hit the 50-store mark by Earth Day 2019 (April 22, 2019)...

Health »

5 Plant-Based Foods that Keep you Healthy, Strong, and Vibrant

5 Plant-Based Foods that Keep you Healthy, Strong, and Vibrant

March 16, 2019 at 8:21 pm

Certified Nutritional Health Counselor, Sara Siskind has put together some of her favorite plant-based, whole foods that she makes sure to include in her eating routine. Leafy...

Lifestyle »

They’ll Steal Your Heart – Get To Know The Rescued Farmed Animals at Catskill Animal Sanctuary

They’ll Steal Your Heart – Get To Know The Rescued Farmed Animals at Catskill Animal Sanctuary

March 22, 2019 at 3:56 pm

Mark your calendars for April 6th and 7th as Catskill Animal Sanctuary, the region’s beloved haven for farmed animals celebrates opening weekend! Visitors to the Sanctuary,...

Wellness »

Interview with Vegan Athlete, Jeff Cody

Interview with Vegan Athlete, Jeff Cody

January 14, 2019 at 9:17 pm

Jeff Cody is a fitness trainer (@scotiawest_fitness) on Instagram and a strong advocate of living a vegan, plant-based lifestyle. He is also completing a program to be a...

Travel »

PlantLife Hotel – The World’s First Vegan, Sustainable, Luxury Hotel

PlantLife Hotel – The World’s First Vegan, Sustainable, Luxury Hotel

March 17, 2019 at 9:22 pm

The plans for this 5-star luxury paradise boasts 23 huge luxury villas on 19,200 sqm of coconut land. All the fabrics and materials used in this vegan oasis are natural,...