Category: Lifestyle

Vegan Sushi, Fit Bowls and Healthy Juices at Luxury Mexican Resort

Vegan Sushi, Fit Bowls and Healthy Juices at Luxury Mexican Resort

Just in time for New Years’ Resolutions, Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit has expanded its healthy dining options. A highlight is special Vegan Sushi developed by Nikki Sharp, a Los Angeles-based health coach, yoga instructor, vegan chef and best-selling author of Meal Prep Your Way to Weight Loss and The 5-Day Real Food Detox, who hosted the resort’s 2018 Wellness Getaway. […]

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How do you get to a billion veg? Here’s how

How do you get to a billion veg? Here’s how

Animal Place, California’s oldest and largest sanctuary for farmed animals, has been selected as an official partner of abillionveg, a start-up that’s working to inspire people to join the plant-based movement and get more businesses on board. The company has launched a mobile app that helps people find and review vegan options, whether that’s the best vegan dishes in a […]

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Dr. Neal Barnard on Changing the Status Quo for Better Health

Dr. Neal Barnard on Changing the Status Quo for Better Health

Dr. Neal Barnard is Founder of Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine and the author of 20 books, such as The Vegan Starter Kit: Everything You Need to Know about Plant-based Eating. He has achieved massive reductions in the use of animals in experimentation and has worked to ensure that nutrition is an important factor in preventive medicine. We discuss his […]

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Interview with Vegan Athlete, Jeff Cody

Interview with Vegan Athlete, Jeff Cody

Jeff Cody is a fitness trainer (@scotiawest_fitness) on Instagram and a strong advocate of living a vegan, plant-based lifestyle. He is also completing a program to be a Certified Plant-based Nutritionist.  He believes more people need to see the positive side of health and wellness. Here we interview him about his vegan journey. When and why did you go vegan? […]

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New Retro Inspired Vegan Baking Show Premiers for Veganuary

New Retro Inspired Vegan Baking Show Premiers for Veganuary

“BAKE VEGAN STUFF WITH SARA KIDD” is a vibrant, retro themed vegan baking series that teaches viewers how to bake vegan with ease. Think Martha Stewart meets retro meets vegan. The quirky rockabilly host, Sara Kidd, walks us through many delicious, colorful vegan recipes that include cakes, muffins, pastries, desserts and of course – cookies. This series aims to make […]

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New Review Shows Vegan Diet Benefits Athletes

New Review Shows Vegan Diet Benefits Athletes

A vegan diet may offer a performance advantage to endurance athletes, according to a review published in the journal Nutrients. In response to the increased use of vegan diets by professional athletes, researchers highlighted some of the benefits of plant-based eating that may explain the athletic edge, including leaner body mass, reduced blood viscosity, reduced oxidative stress, and reduced inflammation. […]

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Plant-based Restaurant Chain, Copper Branch, Opening in NYC

Plant-based Restaurant Chain, Copper Branch, Opening in NYC

One of the world’s largest plant-based restaurant chains, Copper Branch, is coming to America this winter with its first location in the Greenwich Village/SOHO area of New York City. The opening date is now set for February 1st. The restaurant is located at 195 Bleecker Street in the heart of where Greenwich Village and SOHO meet and in an area known […]

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Veggie Grill to Launch First Boston Restaurant in Spring 2019

Veggie Grill to Launch First Boston Restaurant in Spring 2019

Veggie Grill, the go-to destination for innovative and craveable food for veggie-positive guests, will introduce its first restaurant in the Boston area in Cambridge adjacent to Harvard Square. The new Veggie Grill restaurant marks the second East Coast market location for the brand. Since its inception in 2006, Veggie Grill has opened 31 locations in California, Oregon, Washington and Illinois. […]

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Vegan Nutrition & Detox Retreat, April 12-14, 2019 in Tuscany

Vegan Nutrition & Detox Retreat, April 12-14, 2019 in Tuscany

This three-day weekend in gorgeous Tuscany on an organic farm will give you the jump start you need for a calmer, more energized you. You’ll be learning from author and celebrity nutritionist Heather Lounsbury simple nutrition and lifestyle tips on how to boost your mood and energy levels naturally. Pilates instructor Silvia Errigos will be teaching exercises to strengthen and […]

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Interview with Lindsay Rubin, VP of Vegan Dog Food Brand v-dog

Interview with Lindsay Rubin, VP of Vegan Dog Food Brand v-dog

V-dog is an international dog food brand based in San Francisco, and they are the first and only all-vegan (plant-based) dog food brand in the United States. Here we talk to Lindsay Rubin, VP of v-dog, about the benefits of a vegan diet for your beloved pet. What are the ways a vegan diet can benefit a dog? After evolving […]

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