Category: Lifestyle

People don’t know wine contains animal products

People don’t know wine contains animal products

Recent years have seen a growing public interest in veganism and vegan products, with supermarkets, restaurants and other retailers all boosting their vegan-friendly product ranges to meet demand. A survey from Virgin Wines now shows that people who choose vegan options are almost equally likely to do so because of environmental concerns as because of concerns over animal welfare: but […]

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Emirates Celebrates Veganuary with Plant-based Options

Emirates Celebrates Veganuary with Plant-based Options

With the rising popularity of vegan meals amongst its customers, Emirates is celebrating Veganuary on board by including an additional plant-based option on its menus for the month of January. While vegan meals can be pre-booked on all flights and classes, this is the first time Emirates is including a readily available vegan option on its menus. The plant-based meal […]

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LA VIMEA – A Vegan Luxury Hotel in Northern Italy

LA VIMEA – A Vegan Luxury Hotel in Northern Italy

Located in the prominent Naturno, nestled in the high mountain landscapes of Venosta Valley, LA VIMEA is a 100% vegan experience. A natural sanctuary for plant-based eaters, vegan-curious and game changers. The hotel offers the best of both worlds: an Italian sense of style and South Tyrolean hospitality. Large open spaces in the lobby, bar and restaurant have a modern […]

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Agrivilla i pini – A Vegan Luxury Holiday in Tuscany

Agrivilla i pini – A Vegan Luxury Holiday in Tuscany

Nestled on a hill among Mediterranean cypresses, olive groves, and vineyards in the heart of Tuscany between Florence and Siena, you will find a petite organic haven. The ecologically renovated 15th century Agrivilla i pini is situated off the beaten track of the medieval town of San Gimignano, a UNESCO world heritage site. You will find yourselves carried away to […]

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Cute Animated Holiday Greeting Has Animal Lovers & Vegans Rejoicing

Cute Animated Holiday Greeting Has Animal Lovers & Vegans Rejoicing

Pixomondo, a global visual effects company known for winning multiple Emmys for its dragon work on Game of Thrones and an Oscar for Martin Scorsese’s visually stunning film, HUGO, just released their Holiday Video Greeting starring an animated pig. It will have vegans all over the world rejoicing. ?

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Is PETA Extreme? Interview with Founder Ingrid Newkirk

Is PETA Extreme? Interview with Founder Ingrid Newkirk

What do Alec Baldwin, Joaquin Phoenix and supermodel Joanna Krupa have in common?  PETA. And, over the years, PETA has stirred up quite a bit of controversy.  From having models pose nude to get people’s attention on animal issues to towing a ‘no exceptions’ line by not supporting Prop 12, a California law that will enhance living conditions in factory farms but […]

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DARK WATERS Official Trailer, In Theaters Now

DARK WATERS Official Trailer, In Theaters Now

DARK WATERS tells the shocking and heroic story of an attorney who risks his career and family to uncover a dark secret hidden by one of the world’s largest corporations and to bring justice to a community dangerously exposed for decades to deadly chemicals. A class of hazardous chemicals known as PFAS, or “forever chemicals” is rapidly contaminating water and […]

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A Guide to Eating Vegan and Healthy in College

A Guide to Eating Vegan and Healthy in College

College is not just a place to learn, gain new experiences, and meet people. It also comes with endless coffee, cheap unhealthy food, and lack of sleep. It is possible to be healthy in college though; even better, it’s possible to be a healthy vegan in college! Even if you’re living on a budget in a dorm room, you can […]

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Co-Founder of Veggie Grill Discusses Plant-based Business Growth

Co-Founder of Veggie Grill Discusses Plant-based Business Growth

Today’s podcast is a cross between Awesome Vegans and Marketplace. No one has their finger on the pulse of the plant-based food business world like guest, T.K. Pillan!  The co-founder of Veggie Grill, T.K. joins Elysabeth Alfano to dish on the numbers and the growth behind the plant-based food businesses and jobs that are gaining traction in the marketplace, including his own. […]

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Interview with CEO of Lightlife and Field Roast, Dan Curtin

Interview with CEO of Lightlife and Field Roast, Dan Curtin

What’s the best plant-based ingredient to cook with?  It is the one that has paved the way for the plant-based revolution that we have today. Dan Curtin, CEO of Field Roast and Lightlife, joins WGN Podcast Host, Elysabeth Alfano of Awesome Vegans, to discuss her all-time favorite product: Tempeh. Plus, with Lightlife celebrating 40 years, they dish on the history […]

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