• French Bulldog and Fish Can’t Stop Kissing

    This is Daisy, an 8-year-old French bulldog from Federal Way, Washington. She lives with her owner, Carrie Bredy, and two other bulldogs, Tomato and Walter. According to Bredy, Daisy is the only one of her dogs who visits the pond and when she does Frank the fish always quickly comes over to say hello.

    French Bulldog and Fish Can’t Stop Kissing
  • Turmeric or Curcumin: Plants vs. Pills

    Curcumin-free turmeric, from which the so-called active ingredient has been removed, may be as effective or even more potent. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org and How Not to Die, a New York Times bestseller

    Turmeric or Curcumin: Plants vs. Pills
  • Eating Vegan at Olive Garden

    By PETA Today, as more people are embracing a compassionate lifestyle than ever before, many Italian restaurants offer delicious vegan options. Appetizers Salad True Italians don’t know what “Italian dressing” is. So keep it authentic and animal-free by holding the croutons and topping your salad with oil and vinegar. #WhenInRome Breadsticks The best things in life are free and vegan. […]

    Eating Vegan at Olive Garden
  • Rescued Hen Enjoys Watching National Geographic

    Have you seen the story of Strawberry, the hen who is recuperating from a leg injury and likes to watch NatGeo while on bed rest? Northern California sanctuary Animal Place rescued Strawberry, and 799 other hens, who were scheduled to be killed at an egg farm earlier this year. Olivia Fox and Brian Larsen then adopted her into their backyard […]

    Rescued Hen Enjoys Watching National Geographic
  • Farm Sanctuary Benefit CD to be Released this Friday

    For Animal Rights Awareness Week, “HOME ON THE RANGE” farm sanctuary benefit project will be released (June 24) featuring The Pretenders, Moby, Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, Yoko Ono, Howard Jones and more. The album includes exclusive songs by these musicians who are passionate about supporting animal rights issues and creating awareness about farm animal sanctuaries. Presented by the 501c3 educational […]

    Farm Sanctuary Benefit CD to be Released this Friday
  • Israel: The Land of Non-Dairy Milk and Honey

    By Dana Shemesh Travel for a vegan can be daunting.  There are the servers and restaurant owners who assure there’s no meat, just a chicken broth base in the soup, or you can play it safe and opt for a FLT — Flavorless Lettuce and Tomato sandwich. Either way, vegan travelers are not likely to stumble on an intentionally vegan […]

    Israel: The Land of Non-Dairy Milk and Honey
  • Vegan Dinner Recipe: Grilled Vegetable Panzanella

    This grilled bread salad puts a bumper crop of summer squash to good use in the form of a classic summer dish. Feel free to substitute other vegetables in this recipe; eggplant, red onion and asparagus would all be great additions. Ingredients: 1 demi whole wheat baguette (about 6 inches long), cut into 1/2-inch slices 1 medium zucchini, cut into […]

    Vegan Dinner Recipe: Grilled Vegetable Panzanella
  • Matthew Kenney Wellness to Launch Inner Sanctuary in Thailand

    Celebrated chef and plant-based lifestyle entrepreneur Matthew Kenney has announced the latest venture of his brand: Matthew Kenney Wellness, launching Inner Sanctuary in late December 2016. Inner Sanctuary will provide a transformative experience at eco-friendly luxury resort Evason Hua Hin, in Thailand. The first-of-its-kind program allows guests to achieve balanced wellness through movement, fitness and spiritual healing in one of the […]

    Matthew Kenney Wellness to Launch Inner Sanctuary in Thailand
  • Which Has More Caramel Coloring Carcinogens: Coke or Pepsi?

    How many cola cancer cases are estimated to be caused by Coke and Pepsi in New York versus California, where a carcinogen labeling law (Prop 65) exists? More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org and How Not to Die, a New York Times bestseller

    Which Has More Caramel Coloring Carcinogens: Coke or Pepsi?
  • Harvard: Healthy plant-based diet linked with substantially lower type 2 diabetes risk

    Consuming a plant-based diet—especially one rich in high-quality plant foods such as whole grains, fruits, vegetables, nuts, and legumes—is linked with substantially lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes, according to a new study from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. “This study highlights that even moderate dietary changes in the direction of a healthful plant-based diet can play […]

    Harvard: Healthy plant-based diet linked with substantially lower type 2 diabetes risk

Cooking & Recipes »

Vegan Dinner Recipe: Grilled Vegetable Panzanella

Vegan Dinner Recipe: Grilled Vegetable Panzanella

June 21, 2016 at 2:57 pm

This grilled bread salad puts a bumper crop of summer squash to good use in the form of a classic summer dish. Feel free to substitute other vegetables in this recipe; eggplant,...

Diet & Nutrition »

Turmeric or Curcumin: Plants vs. Pills

Turmeric or Curcumin: Plants vs. Pills

June 24, 2016 at 4:36 pm

Curcumin-free turmeric, from which the so-called active ingredient has been removed, may be as effective or even more potent. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org...

Dining Out »

Eating Vegan at Olive Garden

Eating Vegan at Olive Garden

June 23, 2016 at 12:45 pm

Photo credit: Mike Mozart By PETA Today, as more people are embracing a compassionate lifestyle than ever before, many Italian restaurants offer delicious vegan options. Appetizers Salad True...

Health »

Turmeric or Curcumin: Plants vs. Pills

Turmeric or Curcumin: Plants vs. Pills

June 24, 2016 at 4:36 pm

Curcumin-free turmeric, from which the so-called active ingredient has been removed, may be as effective or even more potent. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org...

Lifestyle »

French Bulldog and Fish Can’t Stop Kissing

French Bulldog and Fish Can’t Stop Kissing

June 24, 2016 at 10:05 pm

This is Daisy, an 8-year-old French bulldog from Federal Way, Washington. She lives with her owner, Carrie Bredy, and two other bulldogs, Tomato and Walter. According to...

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 »

Israel: The Land of Non-Dairy Milk and Honey

Israel: The Land of Non-Dairy Milk and Honey

June 21, 2016 at 8:55 pm

By Dana Shemesh Travel for a vegan can be daunting.  There are the servers and restaurant owners who assure there’s no meat, just a chicken broth base in the soup, or...