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Vegan Children’s Book Helping Parents Teach Children Compassionate Living

Vegan Children’s Book Helping Parents Teach Children Compassionate Living

We all want what is best for our children. We strive to give them the best food, the best education, and the best overall experiences growing up. We teach them to be honest, caring and respectful to those they interact with. We do our best to protect them from anything we feel might cause them pain or discomfort. Sometimes this […]

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Plant Protein Best for Weight Management

Plant Protein Best for Weight Management

Plant protein as part of a vegan diet is best for weight management and insulin resistance, according to a study published in Nutrition and Diabetes. Researchers from the Physicians Committee, led by Hana Kahleova, M.D., compared a plant-based diet to a control diet in 75 overweight participants. Those who followed a plant-based diet had greater reduction in body fat and […]

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Vegan Recipe: Delicious Raw Pumpkin Pie Bites

Vegan Recipe: Delicious Raw Pumpkin Pie Bites

Recipe by Jennifer Zee @plantbasednhappy These raw pumpkin pie bites are refined sugar and gluten-free, making them one of the most delicious and healthiest snacks you will have during the holidays! I recommend making double and triple batches because they won’t last long. Serving size: 3 balls per serving Calories: 277 | Protein: 8g | Carbohydrates: 25.2g | Fat: 15g […]

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Chickapea, the pasta you can feel good about

Chickapea, the pasta you can feel good about

Chickapea is a brand serving up delicious gluten-free pasta made of only two ingredients – organic chickpeas and organic red lentils. That’s it. Friends and family will be gathering around the dinner table this holiday season and we all know how good it feels to eat what you love. Now there’s no reason to sacrifice convenience or taste for your […]

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The Plant Based Dog Food Revolution: With 50 Recipes

The Plant Based Dog Food Revolution: With 50 Recipes

Plant-based dog food is the latest revolution in caring for our tail- wagging friends. Eating organic, quality food has become a major priority in promoting healthy lifestyles of many humans, which begs the question?why don’t we apply this same practice to feeding our dogs? Commercial dog food is full of additives, fillers, and other processed ingredients which can have negative […]

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8 Healthy Food Trends for 2019

8 Healthy Food Trends for 2019

For the 7th consecutive year, “The Fit Foodie” Mareya Ibrahim serves up the top 8 healthy food and beverage trends like a master chef. 1) ADAPTOGEN ADD-ONS Traditional herbs, roots and plants like holy basil, ginseng, maca, rhodiola, mushrooms and spirulina stabilize cortisol levels and bring balance to your system. Try Moodbeli’s Calming Adaptogen featuring ashwaganda and ginger, Amare’s GBX SuperFood spirulina-based gut balancing probiotic […]

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Vegan Recipe: Acai Cranberry Sauce

Vegan Recipe: Acai Cranberry Sauce

Açaí Cranberry Sauce is a delicious twist on an old favorite! By adding Açaí to this recipe, you are pumping up your intake of antioxidants, health omegas and vital nutrients for a healthier and more delicious Thanksgiving. Ingredients 1 Sambazon Original Superfruit Pack 12 oz Fresh Cranberries Juice of ½ an orange ½ Tsp orange zest ½ Tsp ginger, grated […]

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Gene Baur: What About Adopting a Turkey Instead of Eating One?

Gene Baur: What About Adopting a Turkey Instead of Eating One?

I like to think of Gene Baur, Co-Founder and President of the Farm Sanctuary in New York State and the Los Angeles area, as the original.  While he isn’t the first animal activist, who else has funded their sanctuary by selling veggie dogs out of the back of their VW van at Grateful Dead concerts?  Classic! Gene is more than […]

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Interview with Amanda Rodgers, Pro Tennis Player and New Vegan

Interview with Amanda Rodgers, Pro Tennis Player and New Vegan

Currently ranked in the top 500 in the world, professional tennis player Amanda Rodgers travels all over the world to play.  We talk to her about her experience after she went vegan this summer. How long have you been vegan and why did you go vegan? I became a vegan July 1st, so i am still fresh. I had been […]

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Enlightened Cottage for Serenity Seekers with Pets

Enlightened Cottage for Serenity Seekers with Pets

Mark Barone and Marina Dervan run an arts-based charity, An Act of Dog, Museum of Compassion in Corrales, New Mexico, and also have a beautiful vacation cottage that welcomes pets and supports their charity. PBS filmed them for 4 years and recently aired a documentary about their work for change. This is an elegant, rustic cottage on a 2.5 acre, park-like […]

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