• Who Benefits From You Being Sick? Eating You Alive Film Makers Reveal All

    Who benefits from you being sick? Paul David Kennamer Jr. and Merrilee Jacobs discuss this, what do doctors really know about nutrition – if anything at all!?! (:60 clip here) – and the making of their film, Eating You Alive on Awesome Vegans with Elysabeth Alfano. Plus, they give some healthy diet tips of their own! You can subscribe to […]

    Who Benefits From You Being Sick? Eating You Alive Film Makers Reveal All
  • Brighten Up Your Life with these Colorful Vegan Creations

    Livin’ the MAD Life is owned by a mother, daughter duo based in Miami, Florida. They realized there was a gap in the market for high quality and unique purses that are made from cruelty free and vegan materials, so they started their own brand that offered just that. The purses are like no other, they are uniquely designed by […]

    Brighten Up Your Life with these Colorful Vegan Creations
  • Olympian Dotsie Bausch on Training, Protein & Factory Farmed Animals

    The super-fast and super-cool Olympian, Dotsie Bausch joins host Elysabeth Alfano on her Awesome Vegans podcast/vlog. Over some Beyond Meat Chicken Strips salad with hemp seeds and avocado, they dish on her deep fall after modeling to finding cycling and making it to the Olympics, all on a plant-based diet. While still training and eating like an athlete every day, […]

    Olympian Dotsie Bausch on Training, Protein & Factory Farmed Animals
  • Raw: My Journey from Anxiety to Joy

    Raw is the story of one woman’s quest for health and happiness, which dragged her kicking and screaming into spiritual adulthood. Anxiety and a desire to heal it holistically—even before she knew what it was—is at the heart of this story, which reveals Carter’s struggles to face her fears, release perfectionism, surrender things beyond her control, and find validation within […]

    Raw: My Journey from Anxiety to Joy
  • Groundbreaking New Sanctuary for Abused Animals Unveiled in Mississippi

    In Defense of Animals has unveiled brand-new, state-of-the-art facilities to care for the Deep South’s most abused animals at Hope Animal Sanctuary in Carroll County, Mississippi. The organization has rescued and rehabilitated animals in Mississippi since 1993, and this weekend it revealed a cutting-edge sanctuary that will support animals and the local community for many years to come. Members of […]

    Groundbreaking New Sanctuary for Abused Animals Unveiled in Mississippi
  • LA Hottest DJ, Valida, on Music, Being Vegan, Bunnies and The Vegan Prom

    LA KCRW DJ, Valida, joins Awesome Vegans host, Elysabeth Alfano, in her kitchen to dish on music, how she came to be vegan, bunnies, Earthlings and spinning for The Humane League’s Vegan Prom. Moby, along with Valida, will DJ at The Humane League’s Vegan Prom in Los Angeles on May 12. For tickets, click here.   Subscribe to Awesome Vegans […]

    LA Hottest DJ, Valida, on Music, Being Vegan, Bunnies and The Vegan Prom
  • The Future is Vegan, says Farm Sanctuary’s New CEO Kera Melrose

    Science has illuminated the health and environmental impact of factory farming, confirmed the benefits of plant-based living, and increased awareness of the inhumane treatment of farm animals. It’s within the context of this elevated public consciousness that Farm Sanctuary, America’s leading farm animal protection organization, names Kendra “Kera” Melrose Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director. The announcement comes at a […]

    The Future is Vegan, says Farm Sanctuary’s New CEO Kera Melrose
  • Peapod Partners with Chef Chloe for New Plant-based Meal Kit

    Peapod, the country’s leading online grocer, has partnered with vegan chef, restaurateur and cookbook author, Chloe Coscarelli. By working with Chloe, who shines a spotlight on how delicious plant-based eating can be in her new book Chloe Flavor, Peapod is making it easier than ever for Peapod customers to make delicious and easy meatless meals at home. Chloe’s exclusive General […]

    Peapod Partners with Chef Chloe for New Plant-based Meal Kit
  • Field Roast Vegan Sausages Perfect for Summer Barbecuing

    Field Roast crafts their vegan grain meats from only fresh, natural ingredients – grains, vegetables, legumes and spices. Available in vegan sausage varieties like Smoked Apple Sage Sausage, Mexican Chipotle Sausage, Italian Sausage and Apple Maple Breakfast Sausage, they also have their signature Frankfurters and FieldBurger for all your vegan grilling needs. Field Roast Smoked Apple Sage Sausage – a […]

    Field Roast Vegan Sausages Perfect for Summer Barbecuing
  • Moby on His Life’s Work and Being DJ at the Vegan Prom in L.A.

    Awesome Vegans host Elysabeth Alfano joins Grammy-nominated artist, MOBY for an intimate conversation in his backyard.   The two discuss everything from his newest album, Everything Was Beautiful, and Nothing Hurt, his creative process, his life’s work for animals, being vegan and his predictions for the future. Moby was the DJ, along with Valida, at The Humane League’s Vegan Prom in […]

    Moby on His Life’s Work and Being DJ at the Vegan Prom in L.A.

Cooking & Recipes »

Vegan Breakfast Recipe: Seven Grain Carrot Cake Pancakes

Vegan Breakfast Recipe: Seven Grain Carrot Cake Pancakes

May 7, 2018 at 1:56 pm

This decadent breakfast is sure to hit the spot as a special treat for Sunday Brunch. Ingredients Pancakes 1 cup Unsweetened Soy Milk 1/4 cup Unsweetened Applesauce 1 Tbsp...

Diet & Nutrition »

Who Benefits From You Being Sick? Eating You Alive Film Makers Reveal All

Who Benefits From You Being Sick? Eating You Alive Film Makers Reveal All

May 17, 2018 at 12:47 pm

Who benefits from you being sick? Paul David Kennamer Jr. and Merrilee Jacobs discuss this, what do doctors really know about nutrition – if anything at all!?! (:60...

  • Are Avocados Good for You?
    Are Avocados Good for You?

    The nutritional benefits of guacamole extend beyond just the nutrients avocados themselves contain. More information:...

    April 15, 2018 at 11:32 am
  • Vegan Diet Rapidly Improves Type 2 Diabetes Markers in Adults
    Vegan Diet Rapidly Improves Type 2 Diabetes Markers in Adults

    A vegan diet improves beta-cell function, according to a study published in Nutrients. Researchers from the Physicians...

    February 15, 2018 at 1:18 pm
  • Are Avocados Fattening?
    Are Avocados Fattening?

    Photo credit: Whole Foods Market Avocado Board-funded studies suggest avocados may facilitate weight loss, but...

    February 5, 2018 at 4:17 pm

Dining Out »

Vegan Wine Pairing Dinner at tibits Bankside in London

Vegan Wine Pairing Dinner at tibits Bankside in London

April 26, 2018 at 3:40 pm

tibits are hosting a totally vegan wine and food pairing next Friday 4th May at their Bankside restaurant. Most vegans and non vegans don’t realize that wine often contains...

Health »

Who Benefits From You Being Sick? Eating You Alive Film Makers Reveal All

Who Benefits From You Being Sick? Eating You Alive Film Makers Reveal All

May 17, 2018 at 12:47 pm

Who benefits from you being sick? Paul David Kennamer Jr. and Merrilee Jacobs discuss this, what do doctors really know about nutrition – if anything at all!?! (:60...

Lifestyle »

Olympian Dotsie Bausch on Training, Protein & Factory Farmed Animals

Olympian Dotsie Bausch on Training, Protein & Factory Farmed Animals

May 15, 2018 at 5:28 pm

The super-fast and super-cool Olympian, Dotsie Bausch joins host Elysabeth Alfano on her Awesome Vegans podcast/vlog. Over some Beyond Meat Chicken Strips salad with hemp...

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 »

11-Night Vegan Cruise Featuring Leading Plant-Based Experts

11-Night Vegan Cruise Featuring Leading Plant-Based Experts

April 17, 2018 at 1:28 pm

On March 3–14, 2019, the Holistic Holiday at Sea will set sail to South America on its 16th voyage to well-being. Since 2004, thousands of health-minded vacationers have...