• Vegan Recipe: Green Bean and Mango Salad

    By Jessica Nadel who is the author of Greens 24/7 cookbook and writes the popular blog Cupcakes and Kale. Whenever I go out for Thai food, I always order a mango salad—and I always wish it contained more greens than just a sprig or two of cilantro. This gluten-free salad fixes that with lots of green beans. Serves 6 | Ready In: 15 minutes […]

    Vegan Recipe: Green Bean and Mango Salad
  • The Abundance Diet: The 28-day Plan to Reinvent Your Health

    This groundbreaking cookbook and diet plan is for anyone who wants to take control of their weight and health through whole plant-based foods. Somer’s 28-Day Diet Plan includes a foreword by Neal Barnard, M.D. and an (optional) bonus juice feast to kick start your weight loss and health journey. The plan includes over 100 delicious recipes (all gluten-free) and is […]

    The Abundance Diet: The 28-day Plan to Reinvent Your Health
  • Vegan Dessert Recipe: Cherry and Chocolate Soft Serve

      From The Abundance Diet This is a vegan version of Ben and Jerry’s Cherry Garcia ice cream. It’s a delicious, refreshing, and guilt-free soft-serve dessert. Makes 4 Servings | Ready In: 10 minutes Ingredients needed: 4 medium-sized bananas, cut into 1-inch pieces and frozen 1 cup frozen cherries 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 tablespoon to 1/4 cup unsweetened almond […]

    Vegan Dessert Recipe: Cherry and Chocolate Soft Serve
  • Vegan Dessert Recipe: Chocolate Raspberry Parfaits

      From The Forks Over Knives Plan Chocolate and raspberries have a natural affinity for each other, as is well showcased in this delicious dessert. Makes 6 Parfaits | Ready In: 90 minutes Ingredients FOR THE RASPBERRY CREAM: 2 cups fresh raspberries 3 tablespoons pure maple syrup 1 (12-ounce) package firm silken tofu 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice FOR THE […]

    Vegan Dessert Recipe: Chocolate Raspberry Parfaits
  • Tom Brady Launches TB12 Vegan Snacks

    TB12™ Snacks are a great way to eat healthy foods with organic ingredients while on-the-go. TB12 Snacks are individually packaged in resealable snack-sized bags, made from biodegradable rice paper. All TB12 Snacks are raw, vegan, organic, gluten-free, and dairy-free. There are six different flavors: Blueberry Crunch: A combination of familiar and exotic ingredients packed with vitamins, minerals, antioxidants and phytonutrients. […]

    Tom Brady Launches TB12 Vegan Snacks
  • Find Life Balance in Belize this Fall

    Osi Mizrahi’s Life in Balance Retreats Unlimited retreat in Placencia, Belize Oct. 25-30th embraces solo travel with no single supplement. Mizrahi brings together Ayurveda, yoga and meditation in her powerhouse Ayurveda Oils and Yoga Retreat. The retreat is designed to teach participants how to live an Ayurveda lifestyle in order to create a life filled with joy and vibrancy. They’ll […]

    Find Life Balance in Belize this Fall
  • Vegan Bowl Attack!: More than 100 One-Dish Meals Packed with Plant-Based Power

    Combine vegetables, protein, and whole grains in one dish to make a simple, complete, and nutritious meal with Vegan Bowl Attack! Bowl food. It’s a hash tag. It’s a buffet for one. It’s a way of life. Simple and nourishing, vegan bowls are where it’s at. Perfect for workday lunches, simple dinners, and even breakfast, these are meals so good […]

    Vegan Bowl Attack!: More than 100 One-Dish Meals Packed with Plant-Based Power
  • Vegan Mexico: Soul-Satisfying Regional Recipes from Tamales to Tostadas

    The first cookbook of vegan regional Mexican recipes. The author of the best-selling Vegan Tacos explores the magic of Mexico’s regional cooking. Enjoy the exotic flavors of these diverse cuisines without leaving your kitchen. Jason’s delicious recipes capture the essence of the moles of Oaxaca, the Mayan legacy of the Yucatan, the smoky chile flavors of Zacatecas,the fruit-centric Southern regions, […]

    Vegan Mexico: Soul-Satisfying Regional Recipes from Tamales to Tostadas
  • Meet Kuntal Joisher – The First Vegan to Summit Mt. Everest

    By Sally Latham Lawrence Kuntal Joisher is the first vegan to summit Mount Everest. Kuntal is a strict vegan and adhered to his diet throughout his preparation for Everest and during the entire climb. Joisher was prompted to begin climbing after his father was diagnosed with Lewy Body Dementia (LBD), not just to honor his father, but also to raise […]

    Meet Kuntal Joisher – The First Vegan to Summit Mt. Everest
  • Veg Jaunts and Journeys, Vegan Tour Operator Launches

    Veg Jaunts and Journeys has launched to offer small group guided tours for vegans, and those who would like to learn more about veganism, beginning August 2016. The brand new venture will arrange tours for groups of up to 12 travelers to vegan-friendly destinations and vegan festivals in North America and Europe. “Jaunts” will be short trips, anywhere from one […]

    Veg Jaunts and Journeys, Vegan Tour Operator Launches

Cooking & Recipes »

Vegan Recipe: Green Bean and Mango Salad

Vegan Recipe: Green Bean and Mango Salad

August 25, 2016 at 1:20 am

By Jessica Nadel who is the author of Greens 24/7 cookbook and writes the popular blog Cupcakes and Kale. Whenever I go out for Thai food, I always order a mango salad—and...

Diet & Nutrition »

How to Avoid the Obesity-Related Plastic Chemical BPA

How to Avoid the Obesity-Related Plastic Chemical BPA

August 8, 2016 at 9:07 pm

90% of our exposure to the hormone-disrupting chemical bisphenol A comes from certain components of our diet. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org...

Dining Out »

Vegan BBQ Is Winning Over New Yorkers

Vegan BBQ Is Winning Over New Yorkers

August 9, 2016 at 8:26 pm

Photo by Rebecca Lopez-Howes At Williamsburg’s Smorgasburg food market, two vendors alike in spirit but wildly different in philosophy do brisk business across from...

Health »

Ginger for Nausea, Menstrual Cramps, and Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Ginger for Nausea, Menstrual Cramps, and Irritable Bowel Syndrome

August 19, 2016 at 3:16 pm

Powdered ginger can be a highly effective, cheap, easy-to-use, safer treatment for nausea, migraine headaches, and menstrual blood loss and pain. Does it also work for IBS...

Lifestyle »

Find Life Balance in Belize this Fall

Find Life Balance in Belize this Fall

August 23, 2016 at 1:41 pm

Osi Mizrahi’s Life in Balance Retreats Unlimited retreat in Placencia, Belize Oct. 25-30th embraces solo travel with no single supplement. Mizrahi brings together Ayurveda,...

Wellness »

Power Your Yoga in Colorado’s Canyon Country

Power Your Yoga in Colorado’s Canyon Country

June 13, 2016 at 11:10 pm

If you think yoga is all about relaxation, mindfulness and getting your Zen on, the Yoga is My Gym Retreat will give your mindset a 180. The Retreats Unlimited/Wild Wellness...

Travel »

Find Life Balance in Belize this Fall

Find Life Balance in Belize this Fall

August 23, 2016 at 1:41 pm

Osi Mizrahi’s Life in Balance Retreats Unlimited retreat in Placencia, Belize Oct. 25-30th embraces solo travel with no single supplement. Mizrahi brings together Ayurveda,...