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What Exactly is a Vegan, Anyway?

What Exactly is a Vegan, Anyway?

Dianne July 26, 2016 0

“You’ve a vegan? Does that mean you’re from planet Vega?” “So you’re one of those va-guns?” “Vegan? I’ve been hearing that word a lot lately. What does it mean?” “Do you eat fish?” “If

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The Compassion Conversation Must Continue

The Compassion Conversation Must Continue

Daria Zeoli July 21, 2016 0

This summer marks eight years since I read Skinny Bitch. It would be another year and half before I gave up cheese, but my awakening to a more compassionate lifestyle began that afternoon in

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Plant-Based by Nafsika

Plant-Based by Nafsika

Amy Katz July 20, 2016 0

Who else is excited to watch Plant-Based by Nafsika, “the world’s first vegan lifestyle TV series”? I know I can’t wait! You may have heard the recent buzz about the show on VegNews or PETA, or maybe

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My Fat Dad by Dawn Lerman

My Fat Dad by Dawn Lerman

Katie Dawson July 19, 2016 0

It always amazes and fascinates me how each person approaches and learns about food in different ways.  And it’s always interesting to see how their relationship with food changes the rest of their outlook.

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The Magic of Picking Up Your First CSA Share

The Magic of Picking Up Your First CSA Share

Katie Medlock July 14, 2016 0

Finding ourselves in a rut and buying the same veggies over and over again, week after week, my partner and I decided to try purchasing a CSA summer share this year. The promise of

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Vegan Chef Day found health and happiness and wants to show you how

Vegan Chef Day found health and happiness and wants to show you how

Chef Day Radley June 17, 2016 0

I know how amazing and vibrant food can make you feel. But I did not always know this. Growing up in a typical working class British family food had one main purpose – to

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At What Point Do We Ask “Why Aren’t You Vegan?”

At What Point Do We Ask “Why Aren’t You Vegan?”

Katie Medlock June 10, 2016 0

“So, why vegan?” may be the most dreaded three words someone could utter to a vegan, aside from “want some bacon?” It’s akin to asking someone why they ascribe to a certain religious perspective

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Pittsburgh’s Vegan Renaissance

Pittsburgh’s Vegan Renaissance

Marissa Podany June 7, 2016 1

Pittsburgh, like many other cities worldwide, is experiencing a vegan renaissance. I’ve witnessed a remarkable evolution in my city, which now boasts multiple fully vegan eateries, and vegan options are springing up on menus

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What I Learned from a Housefly

What I Learned from a Housefly

Daria Zeoli May 26, 2016 2

This week, I had a companion in my car during my drive to work. He wasn’t large enough to warrant my using the carpool lane, which is just as well, as I don’t commute

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Choosing an Essential Oil to Help Lift Your Mood

Choosing an Essential Oil to Help Lift Your Mood

Ada Jenkins May 24, 2016 0

Essential oils have been used for centuries, and are renowned for their healing properties. By diluting them in a carrier oil (such as sweet almond), essential oils can be used in massage to restore

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