Compassion is catching on. Fast food chains are beginning to incorporate plant-based options and adopt meaningful animal welfare policies to meet consumer demands. Unfortunately, McDonald’s is falling behind on the trend by refusing to implement better treatment for their chickens. Recently one fast food chain, Carl’s Jr, debuted a menu item called the Beyond Famous … More McDonald’s is Falling Behind on Fast Food Trends
Thanksgiving is this Thursday! This massive United States celebration is centered around a tradition of eating turkey which sadly involves an immense amount of animal suffering. According to Farm Sanctuary, it’s estimated that 46 million turkeys are slaughtered for Thanksgiving each year. Turkeys raised for food are packed tightly in filthy sheds, their beaks and … More Vegan Roasts for Thanksgiving
Taking hemp oil on a daily basis has changed my life! It’s dramatically improved my anxiety and reduced my teeth clenching/grinding during sleep. Though, there are so many benefits to taking hemp oil, I recommend everyone should use it! I learned about Charlotte’s Web hemp oil from my neighbor who uses and promotes natural medicine. … More The Benefits of Hemp Oil
I completed the Long Beach Half Marathon this last weekend and because of it, I am inspired to share with others how being vegan has improved my running performance! Both veganism and running are a massive part of my life and I would love to explain how the two work hand-in-hand. I consider … More How Being Vegan Improves Running Performance
This last weekend, I travelled to Las Vegas, Nevada to work at the Vegas VegFest. If you’re in Las Vegas at the end of September, I definitely recommend checking out the festival! If not, don’t worry… there are a ton of vegan options you can try anytime of the year! Las Vegas is truly becoming … More The 7 Greatest Vegan Places in Las Vegas
I never liked lasagna so I created my own recipe to guarantee that I would enjoy it haha. This seems to be a common theme on this blog… I keep making recipes of food I hated when I wasn’t vegan and make delicious vegan versions of them! It’s interesting… but I do have to … More The Best Vegan Lasagna Recipe
Recently, I went on a summer vacation off the coast of Long Beach, CA to Catalina Island and Ensenada, Mexico on a Carnival cruise ship. You’re probably thinking how did you survive as a vegan?! Luckily, there were some good vegan options and they were really accommodating! This is little guide that may help you … More How to Eat Vegan on Carnvial Cruises
Famous YouTuber, Shane Dawson, goes vegan for a day! Before you see what I have to say about it, watch the video first. Knowing Shane and his crazy non-vegan junk food videos, you’re probably just as surprised as I was! Scroll down when you have watched it (: Did you watch it? Ok good, didn’t … More Is Shane Dawson Going Vegan???
First, I would like to say how much I hate nachos. I never understood them. Sure, as a kid I would eat those Lunchables or movie theater style nachos—the ones with the crappy corn chips and plastic cheese. But even the adult ones just look gross. Nonetheless, I married someone who does like them … More BOMB Oil-Free Gluten-Free Vegan Nachos!!!
Learn how to make BBQ “pulled pork” from fresh jackfruit! By making your own “pulled pork”, you’ll spend less money and get more servings than buying a pre-packaged and pre-cooked one from the “Meat Alternatives” section in Whole Foods. You can also make it oil free and spice it to your taste! Most recipes … More Oil Free BBQ “Pulled Pork” Jackfruit Recipe