Category: Lifestyle

V-Dog Donates Kibble to Support PETA’s Angels for Animals Campaign

V-Dog Donates Kibble to Support PETA’s Angels for Animals Campaign

V-dog, vegan dog food company, will be donating five pounds of its plant-based kibble for each contribution made to the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals’ (PETA) Angels for Animals campaign, an initiative that provides doghouses for dogs forced to live outdoors and in need of shelter. “PETA’s doghouses are designed to make life better for outdoor dogs by […]

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Instagram Star, Daniella Monet Dishes with Elysabeth Alfano on Finding Purpose

Instagram Star, Daniella Monet Dishes with Elysabeth Alfano on Finding Purpose

Want a bit of fresh air? Want to hear someone who has all the beauty, celebrity fanfare and Instagram followers to take themselves super seriously, but instead is down to earth, kind and super smart? Then you are going to love, animal lover Daniella Monet.  On today’s podcast you will hear how this child actress turned social media star saved her […]

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NadaMoo! Going On Tour This Summer

NadaMoo! Going On Tour This Summer

This summer, NadaMoo! is inviting everyone to join them in sharing something real and to follow them in real life as the team heads on the road with its first pop-up tour! Starting in Houston on July 19, NadaMoo! will be bringing its dairy-free ice cream to multiple cities on the East Coast. This will not be a traditional tour […]

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Top 10 Vegetarian & Vegan Restaurants in Spain

Top 10 Vegetarian & Vegan Restaurants in Spain

In recent years, there has been an increase in Europeans switching to a plant-based diet due to higher awareness around the negative effects of animal agriculture, as well more available information regarding the health benefits of not eating meat. Due to this shift in attitudes, it is estimated that around 10% of all Europeans now follow a plant-based diet. Furthermore, […]

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Rip Esselstyn, Vegan Athlete Breaks World Record in 200m Swim

Rip Esselstyn, Vegan Athlete Breaks World Record in 200m Swim

Rip Esselstyn, plant-based pioneer, host of the Plant-Strong podcast and founder of the Engine 2 diet, set a new National and World Record in the Men’s 55 – 59 age group 200-meter back stroke with a time of 2:21.72. The prior record was made in 2015. Rip competed in the 2019 Summer Sizzler LC Masters Meet in Houston on June […]

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St. Lucia’s Anse Chastanet Resort Debuts Total Vegan Dining

St. Lucia’s Anse Chastanet Resort Debuts Total Vegan Dining

The highly regarded chefs at St. Lucia’s Anse Chastanet resort have expanded their culinary offerings by serving up an entirely vegan experience for visitors. The storied resort transformed the menu at the popular Emeralds restaurant from vegetarian to 100 percent vegan. Anse Chastanet offers guests a choice of four menus most nights, served in two locations, ranging from modern Caribbean to East […]

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Australia’s First Plant-Based Hotel Restaurant Launches New ‘Dirty Greens’ Bar Menu

Australia’s First Plant-Based Hotel Restaurant Launches New ‘Dirty Greens’ Bar Menu

Within the walls of Ovolo Woolloomooloo‘s Finger Wharf, Alibi, Sydney’s staple plant-based bar and kitchen, is rolling out an all-new plant-based (vegan) bar menu by the name of “Dirty Greens.” The new menu comes as a dark side addition to the “clean” Alibi Kitchen offering, which showcases a 100% plant-based dining menu spearheaded by head chef, Jordan Brogan, and Ovolo’s Creative Culinary […]

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Johns Hopkins Student Wants Dunkin’ to Add Plant-based Sausage

Johns Hopkins Student Wants Dunkin’ to Add Plant-based Sausage

We’re seeing more and more campaigns asking restaurants to include plant-based options. Here is the latest one that is picking up steam. Lana Weidgenant has fond memories of grabbing a donut and iced coffee from Dunkin’ as a Winter Park, Florida teenager. Environmental and animal welfare concerns caused her to rethink her diet which meant no more Dunkin’ for Lana. […]

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Elysabeth Alfano Speaks with NYTimes Best Selling Author Kathy Freston

Elysabeth Alfano Speaks with NYTimes Best Selling Author Kathy Freston

Long before it was trendy, there was a lone woman on Oprah touting the benefits of veganism and getting Oprah to try it.  Elysabeth Alfano remembers that episode of Oprah like it was yesterday. That episode was one of five or six cues that registered in her brain and whispered, Elysabeth you should be vegan. That singular voice that day on […]

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DC VegFest Serving Up Food & Fun on August 11

DC VegFest Serving Up Food & Fun on August 11

Compassion Over Killing (COK) will present the DC VegFest on Sunday, August 11 in a brand new location: Nationals Park! The DC VegFest is a free fun-filled festival of food, music, education, and inspiration with more than 20,000 attendees who join the celebration each year. Featuring over 120 vendors and exhibitors, thousands of festival-goers – vegans and pre-vegans alike – […]

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