• Vegan Cardiologist Shares Heart Health Secrets at Carnivores Anonymous Event

    Vegan Cardiologist Heather Shenkman is hosting a free Carnivores Anonymous 12-Step program in Woodland Hills to support Los Angeles residents to achieve optimum health and tackle food addiction through plant-based eating. While Dr. Shenkman performs complex angioplasties to open up clogged coronary arteries, she prefers to help her patients reduce their risk of heart disease through a healthy lifestyle, including […]

    Vegan Cardiologist Shares Heart Health Secrets at Carnivores Anonymous Event
  • Upgrade Any Meal with The Ranch Complete Greens

    The Ranch’s Complete Raw Organic Greens dietary supplement from The Ranch Malibu is a great and easy way to upgrade any meal for a healthier and stronger you. This high-quality and hand-selected blend of organic, vegan, non-GMO, gluten-free and dairy-free ingredients boosts energy and promotes a well-balanced diet to support your health and wellness journey and tastes great in everything […]

    Upgrade Any Meal with The Ranch Complete Greens
  • UC Davis to Hold P.E.A.C.E Vegan Frat Challenge, January 22-26

    On January 22-26, UC Davis is hosting their FIRST EVER Vegan Frat Challenge, where an entire fraternity goes vegan for one week! Through this challenge, they are hoping to engage and educate the male fraternity demographic about the benefits of adopting a vegan diet, not only for themselves, but more importantly, for the animals, the planet, and the people harmed by factory farming. The Vegan Frat Challenge […]

    UC Davis to Hold P.E.A.C.E Vegan Frat Challenge, January 22-26
  • 6 Simple Vegan Cooking Swaps

    By Allison Stowell, M.S., RD, CDN, and dietitian for Guiding Stars There are many reasons people choose to become vegan, but the one thing they all have in common is the desire for great tasting food that avoids animal products, yet still offers all the creaminess and texture of foods made with milk, cheese and eggs. Luckily there are simple swaps […]

    6 Simple Vegan Cooking Swaps
  • Feelgoodz Footwear Brand Commits to All Vegan Lineup in 2018

    Feelgoodz, the brand well known for providing quality lifestyle footwear using ethical and sustainable practices, has announced they will no longer use natural leather in their products. After testing in select models for several years, the brand will shift all leather styles to vegan leather in 2018. From their experience crafting genuine leather sandals, the company became frustrated with the […]

    Feelgoodz Footwear Brand Commits to All Vegan Lineup in 2018
  • Beautiful Vegan Accessories from BENT&BREE

    BENT&BREE is a line of vegan, PETA certified handbags and accessories handcrafted from genuine cork. They design and create pieces that reveal comfort, function and style. BENT&BREE’s commitment to nature based materials, versatile, purposeful elements and meticulous attention to quality serves as the benchmark to create highly distinctive designs. All their products portray an enduring sense of style that are […]

    Beautiful Vegan Accessories from BENT&BREE
  • The 10 Greenest Cities to Visit in 2018

    As 2018 begins many of us are starting to plan our vacation later this year. As a traveler, there’s a lot to consider before deciding on a single destination for your next trip. One aspect that’s becoming increasingly important is the eco-friendliness of a destination. If you are concerned about your carbon footprint and the “green” quotient of your travels, […]

    The 10 Greenest Cities to Visit in 2018
  • Vegan Soup and Stew Recipes from Pereg Natural Foods

    When the temperature drops, nothing says “comfort food” like a steaming hot bowl of soup. But too often we miss the opportunity to make the most of soups and stews. Not only do they fill us up, they’re also the perfect vehicle for nutritious ingredients like fresh veggies and whole grains. Sure, it’s easy to open a can and microwave […]

    Vegan Soup and Stew Recipes from Pereg Natural Foods
  • Trend: Vegan Desserts on the Rise

    Searches for ‘vegan desserts’ on Pinterest were up by 329% in 2017, according to metro.co.uk. Following this predicted food trend, here are some amazing vegan desserts offered at a few London restaurants! Redemption Bar With locations in Notting Hill and Shoreditch, Redemption Bar is London’s only vegan, sugar-free, wheat-free and alcohol-free restaurant, and serves up delicious eats and mocktails in […]

    Trend: Vegan Desserts on the Rise
  • 10 Worst Zoos for Elephants Exposed by In Defense of Animals

    The shocking hidden suffering of captive elephants has been exposed today by In Defense of Animals on its respected annual list of the Ten Worst Zoos For Elephants in North America. The 2017 list reveals premature deaths, brutal breeding procedures, and flagrant violations of the Animal Welfare Act. Zoos all over the US and one zoo in Canada appear on […]

    10 Worst Zoos for Elephants Exposed by In Defense of Animals

Cooking & Recipes »

6 Simple Vegan Cooking Swaps

6 Simple Vegan Cooking Swaps

January 12, 2018 at 8:38 pm

By Allison Stowell, M.S., RD, CDN, and dietitian for Guiding Stars There are many reasons people choose to become vegan, but the one thing they all have in common is the...

Diet & Nutrition »

Millennials are driving the worldwide shift away from the meat sector

Millennials are driving the worldwide shift away from the meat sector

December 6, 2017 at 2:11 pm

Photo credit: Food Industry Executive There has been a global shift away from meat, with 70% of the world population reportedly either reducing meat consumption or leaving...

  • Are Avocados Healthy?
    Are Avocados Healthy?

    Photo credit: Whole Foods Market Avocado consumption can improve artery function, but what effect might guacamole...

    October 27, 2017 at 10:29 pm
  • Go with the Gut: 7 Foods to Eat for Better Skin, Hair and Mood
    Go with the Gut: 7 Foods to Eat for Better Skin, Hair and Mood

    By Dr. Christopher Calapai, D.O. All symptoms of the body from thin, dull hair, and sallow skin, to acne breakouts,...

    October 3, 2017 at 9:34 pm
  • Best Foods for Autism
    Best Foods for Autism

    The sulforaphane found in five cents’ worth of broccoli sprouts is found to benefit autism in a way no drug...

    September 29, 2017 at 9:56 pm

Dining Out »

Trend: Vegan Desserts on the Rise

Trend: Vegan Desserts on the Rise

January 9, 2018 at 2:52 pm

Searches for ‘vegan desserts’ on Pinterest were up by 329% in 2017, according to metro.co.uk. Following this predicted food trend, here are some amazing vegan desserts...

Health »

Millennials are driving the worldwide shift away from the meat sector

Millennials are driving the worldwide shift away from the meat sector

December 6, 2017 at 2:11 pm

Photo credit: Food Industry Executive There has been a global shift away from meat, with 70% of the world population reportedly either reducing meat consumption or leaving...

  • Are Avocados Healthy?
    Are Avocados Healthy?

    Photo credit: Whole Foods Market Avocado consumption can improve artery function, but what effect might guacamole...

    October 27, 2017 at 10:29 pm
  • Go with the Gut: 7 Foods to Eat for Better Skin, Hair and Mood
    Go with the Gut: 7 Foods to Eat for Better Skin, Hair and Mood

    By Dr. Christopher Calapai, D.O. All symptoms of the body from thin, dull hair, and sallow skin, to acne breakouts,...

    October 3, 2017 at 9:34 pm
  • Best Foods for Autism
    Best Foods for Autism

    The sulforaphane found in five cents’ worth of broccoli sprouts is found to benefit autism in a way no drug...

    September 29, 2017 at 9:56 pm

Lifestyle »

Vegan Cardiologist Shares Heart Health Secrets at Carnivores Anonymous Event

Vegan Cardiologist Shares Heart Health Secrets at Carnivores Anonymous Event

January 16, 2018 at 5:11 pm

Vegan Cardiologist Heather Shenkman is hosting a free Carnivores Anonymous 12-Step program in Woodland Hills to support Los Angeles residents to achieve optimum health and...

Wellness »

How Much Should You Exercise?

How Much Should You Exercise?

April 28, 2017 at 3:28 pm

Physical fitness authorities seem to have fallen into the same trap as the nutrition authorities—recommending what they think may be achievable, rather than simply informing...

Travel »

The 10 Greenest Cities to Visit in 2018

The 10 Greenest Cities to Visit in 2018

January 11, 2018 at 4:46 am

View from Huntley Santa Monica Beach Hotel As 2018 begins many of us are starting to plan our vacation later this year. As a traveler, there’s a lot to consider before...