Category: Lifestyle

A Plant-Based Paradise at Hurawalhi Island Resort, Maldives

A Plant-Based Paradise at Hurawalhi Island Resort, Maldives

In addition to the already incredible dining at Hurawalhi Island Resort, Maldives, the progressive, private island continues to embrace plant power to complement their ‘island with a conscience’ ethos by launching a new restaurant concept with a vast array of vegan options, JFK (Junk Food Kitchen). In addition to this, Executive Chef Warren Moore has created an experimental vegan inclusive […]

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Plant Strong: Cycling Through Protein Myths

Plant Strong: Cycling Through Protein Myths

One of the most famous cycling coaches in the world—the coach who literally wrote the bible for cyclists—was in town for a weekend seminar that I was attending. Prior to the Sunday session, we got to ride together. I was thrilled when I took my turn in the paceline riding next to him, asking questions and getting personalized coaching instruction. […]

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They’ll Steal Your Heart – Get To Know The Rescued Farmed Animals at Catskill Animal Sanctuary

They’ll Steal Your Heart – Get To Know The Rescued Farmed Animals at Catskill Animal Sanctuary

Mark your calendars for April 6th and 7th as Catskill Animal Sanctuary, the region’s beloved haven for farmed animals celebrates opening weekend! Visitors to the Sanctuary, open since 2001, will meet hundreds of rescued animals and sample vegan food demos prepared by award-winning chefs. “It’s our favorite time of year,” explains Founder Kathy Stevens. “People don’t expect affection from cows […]

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Plant-Based Restaurant Chain Celebrates 50th Location Opening

Plant-Based Restaurant Chain Celebrates 50th Location Opening

Copper Branch, now the largest 100% plant-based restaurant chain in the world, has announced that the company will hit the 50-store mark by Earth Day 2019 (April 22, 2019) with fifteen new restaurant openings in North America. The Montreal-based company is aggressively expanding worldwide and is also making its New York City debut in April in the Greenwich Village/SOHO area […]

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HappyCow, Top Vegan Restaurant App & Web Guide for Traveling

HappyCow, Top Vegan Restaurant App & Web Guide for Traveling

Looking for a vegan restaurant or vegan options in Warsaw, Cairo, Paris, Detroit, Atlanta, Boston or almost anywhere in the world? Look no further, HappyCow is the number one vegan restaurant referral and review site community, and it has been helping vegans and selective eaters locate restaurants and nourishing food for almost twenty years. HappyCow has gathered over 90,000 listings in […]

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Clean Meat?  Brad Barbera of the Good Food Institute Explains

Clean Meat? Brad Barbera of the Good Food Institute Explains

If you’re listening to my Awesome Vegans Podcast with Elysabeth Alfano, you are probably interested in change. But what does it take to create change?  Today’s podcast guest has the answers, at least some of them any way.  Brad Barbera is the Director of Innovation at the Good Food Institute in Washington, D.C. and he sure does know his stuff. […]

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Vegandale Festival is Coming to Miami

Vegandale Festival is Coming to Miami

Get ready to experience the vegan festival that has dominated Toronto, Chicago, Houston and New York City! Boasting hundreds of vendors and 85,000+ guests in attendance across all shows, the Vegandale Food Drink Festival is branching out to show Floridians how to live large without exploiting animals. The first annual Miami Vegandale Festival will take place on Saturday, July 13th […]

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PlantLife Hotel – The World’s First Vegan, Sustainable, Luxury Hotel

PlantLife Hotel – The World’s First Vegan, Sustainable, Luxury Hotel

The plans for this 5-star luxury paradise boasts 23 huge luxury villas on 19,200 sqm of coconut land. All the fabrics and materials used in this vegan oasis are natural, eco friendly and organic. Bamboo, soybean & hemp fabrics as well as pineapple and leaf leathers will cover chairs, sofas, beds and floors. The on-site restaurant has a menu that […]

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The End Of Meat Goes Global

The End Of Meat Goes Global

From German filmmaker Marc Pierschel, groundbreaking documentary The End Of Meat is now available to own and stream worldwide! The much-anticipated movie has at long last launched across continents via DVD, Blu-ray and digital download, as well as iTunes, Amazon, Vimeo and other streaming and VOD platforms. Find out where to watch depending where you are! The End Of Meat poses the […]

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Pope Francis Responds to 12-year-old Activist’s Plea to Go Vegan for Lent

Pope Francis Responds to 12-year-old Activist’s Plea to Go Vegan for Lent

As we begin the first day of Lent, 12-year-old climate change campaigner Genesis Butler has received a response from Pope Francis regarding her plea for him to try vegan for Lent as part of the Million Dollar Vegan campaign. However, Pope Francis has not confirmed whether he will do so, and therefore the campaign is now asking whether His Holiness […]

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