• Gov. Jerry Brown Makes Plant-Based Meals the Law in California Hospitals

    The Physicians Committee—a nonprofit with 12,000 doctor members—applauds California Gov. Jerry Brown for signing into law a landmark bill that guarantees patients a healthful plant-based option at every meal. Sen. Nancy Skinner (D-Berkeley) authored Senate Bill 1138, which was co-sponsored by the Physicians Committee and Social Compassion in Legislation. “Whether to protect animals, our climate or our health, those of […]

    Gov. Jerry Brown Makes Plant-Based Meals the Law in California Hospitals
  • Los Angeles Bans Sale of Fur

    Just passed! Los Angeles will be the largest city in the U.S. to ban the sale of fur. The city council has voted unanimously to move forward. The motion by Councilmember Bob Blumenfield, co-presented by Councilmember Paul Koretz and seconded by Councilmember Mitch O’Farrell, will prohibit the sale of products such as apparel and accessories made in whole or in […]

    Los Angeles Bans Sale of Fur
  • Vines Islandwear – The Vegan Coconut Scented Sandal

    Fall is here, but for those with warmer weather destinations on the mind or in the calendar, will be loving Vines Islandwear™.  A unique vegan sandal that is eco-friendly, coconut scent infused and female-founded in the USA, Vines Islandwear will be your new obsession for any adventure! Toss your Vines in your carry on and the delicious coconut scent makes […]

    Vines Islandwear – The Vegan Coconut Scented Sandal
  • Now Planting – Brand New Line of Plant-Based Soups

    Now Planting is a brand new fresh food company offering vegan, gluten-free and non-GMO plant-based refrigerated soups. Each variety features unexpected ingredient pairings and contrasting textures from crunchy toppings to boost satiety. Flavors include: Lemongrass Curry with Curried Almonds + Coconut Flakes Hominy Bean Soup with Spiced Sunflower Seeds Cajun Tomato Rice with Spiced Pumpkin Seeds Sopa Verde with Chili […]

    Now Planting – Brand New Line of Plant-Based Soups
  • Watch A Flower Bloom Right Before Your Eyes In Your Tea

    Why are you brewing when you could be blooming? Most teas are made from tea leaves where you brew them and enjoy, but brewing tea is so ordinary. Why not bloom it instead with tea from Flower Pot Tea Company! Flower Pot Tea Company combines delicious and healthy tea with beautiful flowers to create some of the prettiest and tastiest […]

    Watch A Flower Bloom Right Before Your Eyes In Your Tea
  • Simple Green Meals: 100+ Plant-powered Recipes to Thrive from the Inside Out

    As a bestselling author and co-founder of the widely popular website Simple Green Smoothies, Jen knows the impact food can have on your body, your health and your dreams. Before switching to a plant-powered diet, Jen Hansard felt exhausted, stressed-out and frustrated with her body. After a wake-up call from her husband, she set off on a mission to put […]

    Simple Green Meals: 100+ Plant-powered Recipes to Thrive from the Inside Out
  • Meat eaters admit they couldn’t take the life of an animal themselves

    Meat is everywhere and Americans are eating more and more of it; according to the US Department of Agriculture, the average consumer will eat 222.2 pounds of red meat and poultry in 2018 alone – surpassing a record set in 2004. But how meat conscious are we, really? Sure, we know roughly where it comes from (farms), and where to […]

    Meat eaters admit they couldn’t take the life of an animal themselves
  • Falafel Bowl Recipes From The McDougall Kitchen

    Mediterranean Falafel Bowl – colorful, healthy, easy & delicious! Keep your glow all winter with these easy homemade falafel, roasted veggies, salad and hummus all in one big blissful bowl! FALAFELS By Heather McDougall 2 cups dried Chickpeas/Garbanzo beans: Overnight Soak (8 – 12 hours) or Quick Soak method for beans (1 hour 15 minutes) DO NOT SUBSTITUTE CANNED BEANS, […]

    Falafel Bowl Recipes From The McDougall Kitchen
  • Vegan Invasion – Arizona’s first vegan hot dog cart

    By Fanny Bernard A Vegan walks up to a hot dog cart, V-“What vegan options do you have available?” -“Vegan? Like no meat?” V-“Correct, but also like no dairy or any animals products. Just plant-based options?” -“Umm… we have chips and pickles?” It’s no surprise that the vegan diet was predicted to be the biggest food trend of 2018. From […]

    Vegan Invasion – Arizona’s first vegan hot dog cart
  • Interview with Vegan Chef Jessica Carter of Compassion Over Killing

    By Elysabeth Alfano Every Wednesday I do a cooking demo in my kitchen on my Facebook Live page.  I love it when the roles are reversed and I have guest chefs in the house.  Vegan Chef and Lifestyle Coach of Compassion Over Killing Jessica Carter stopped by to make a killer umami salad.  And as Jess likes to say, “When […]

    Interview with Vegan Chef Jessica Carter of Compassion Over Killing

Cooking & Recipes »

Simple Green Meals: 100+ Plant-powered Recipes to Thrive from the Inside Out

Simple Green Meals: 100+ Plant-powered Recipes to Thrive from the Inside Out

September 11, 2018 at 7:54 pm

As a bestselling author and co-founder of the widely popular website Simple Green Smoothies, Jen knows the impact food can have on your body, your health and your dreams....

Diet & Nutrition »

Gov. Jerry Brown Makes Plant-Based Meals the Law in California Hospitals

Gov. Jerry Brown Makes Plant-Based Meals the Law in California Hospitals

September 19, 2018 at 9:55 pm

The Physicians Committee—a nonprofit with 12,000 doctor members—applauds California Gov. Jerry Brown for signing into law a landmark bill that guarantees patients a healthful...

  • How to Treat Jet Lag with Melatonin-Rich Food
    How to Treat Jet Lag with Melatonin-Rich Food

    There may be a way to get the benefits of over-the-counter melatonin supplements without the risk. More information:...

    September 3, 2018 at 5:29 pm
  • Benefits of Blueberries for the Brain
    Benefits of Blueberries for the Brain

    Blueberries can significantly improve cognitive performance within hours of consumption. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org...

    August 13, 2018 at 3:36 pm
  • Benefits of Lentils and Chickpeas
    Benefits of Lentils and Chickpeas

    Lentils and garbanzo beans are put to the test. ?More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org...

    August 10, 2018 at 4:11 pm

Dining Out »

Vegan Invasion – Arizona’s first vegan hot dog cart

Vegan Invasion – Arizona’s first vegan hot dog cart

September 7, 2018 at 3:55 pm

By Fanny Bernard A Vegan walks up to a hot dog cart, V-“What vegan options do you have available?” -“Vegan? Like no meat?” V-“Correct, but also like no dairy or...

Health »

Gov. Jerry Brown Makes Plant-Based Meals the Law in California Hospitals

Gov. Jerry Brown Makes Plant-Based Meals the Law in California Hospitals

September 19, 2018 at 9:55 pm

The Physicians Committee—a nonprofit with 12,000 doctor members—applauds California Gov. Jerry Brown for signing into law a landmark bill that guarantees patients a healthful...

  • Is Henna Safe?
    Is Henna Safe?

    The risk of lead and PPD contamination of red and black henna. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and...

    September 7, 2018 at 3:12 pm
  • How to Treat Jet Lag with Melatonin-Rich Food
    How to Treat Jet Lag with Melatonin-Rich Food

    There may be a way to get the benefits of over-the-counter melatonin supplements without the risk. More information:...

    September 3, 2018 at 5:29 pm
  • Benefits of Blueberries for the Brain
    Benefits of Blueberries for the Brain

    Blueberries can significantly improve cognitive performance within hours of consumption. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org...

    August 13, 2018 at 3:36 pm

Lifestyle »

Los Angeles Bans Sale of Fur

Los Angeles Bans Sale of Fur

September 18, 2018 at 7:39 pm

Just passed! Los Angeles will be the largest city in the U.S. to ban the sale of fur. The city council has voted unanimously to move forward. The motion by Councilmember...

Wellness »

Embrace the Power of Plant-based Living at Puente Romano in Spain

Embrace the Power of Plant-based Living at Puente Romano in Spain

February 22, 2018 at 11:22 am

Spain’s exclusive Six Senses Spa, nestled within the luxurious Puente Romano, Marbella, has introduced a new program of plant-based therapies and treatments co-created...

Travel »

VGRooms.com Offers Veggie/Vegan Holiday Rentals in Bali

VGRooms.com Offers Veggie/Vegan Holiday Rentals in Bali

September 4, 2018 at 9:39 pm

VGRooms.com was started by a couple who has worked in the hospitality sector for a while. The idea of VG Rooms came from their daughter who is 100% vegan. She is an avid...