Month: June 2017

The 4 Most Effective Ways To Get Others To Join Your Cause

The 4 Most Effective Ways To Get Others To Join Your Cause

When you believe in something so much your heart hurts, it’s normal to want to share it with others. You want them to be just as passionate about it as you are– it’s amazing! How could they not love it too? You don’t want to […]

Get Your Coffee Ready.. It’s Your Wednesday News Round Up!

Get Your Coffee Ready.. It’s Your Wednesday News Round Up!

Good morning and happy Wednesday! Get your coffee ready… we’ve got the latest round-up in plant-based news! Interested in the market growth or which restaurants now have vegan options? Here’s just some of what’s on tap for news this week: Hampton Creek products were recently […]

VegFest #2 & Why You Should Go To One!

VegFest #2 & Why You Should Go To One!

This weekend, we went to our second ever VegFest in Richmond, Virginia: the Richmond Vegetarian Festival. The festival was hosted on Saturday in a local park. Dozens of food and clothing vendors set up camp, and thousands of visitors roamed the grounds. We’d only been […]

Drinking Hormone-Free Milk? Think Again.

Drinking Hormone-Free Milk? Think Again.

Over the last few years, there’s been a lot of talk about switching from regular to hormone-free milk. Girls are starting puberty earlier each year, and only conventional milk’s to blame… right? Not so fast. Let’s get down to the source! When a calf is […]

Wednesday Vegan News Round-Up!

Wednesday Vegan News Round-Up!

Good morning and happy Wednesday! How’s your week going? Mine has been very productive– something I’m particularly proud of this morning. So far this week, Dave and I have tried out a few new recipes with great success. Hop on over to my Instagram to […]

How To Have Your Best Summer Ever!

How To Have Your Best Summer Ever!

Living in North Carolina, it’s easy to get used to spending time indoors during the summer– with temperatures in the low 100’s, you’re basically house-bound. What a waste! As a kid, summers meant pool days, long walks, and cookouts. Let’s keep that up! Last year, […]

5 Ways Unplugging Will Change Your Life

5 Ways Unplugging Will Change Your Life

I spend a lot of time on my phone. Whether I’m on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook, there’s often an invisible tether attached from hand to phone. But last weekend, we spent a day out hiking, and for the most part, I didn’t touch my phone. […]

Animal Welfare & Vegan Cheese: It’s Your Wednesday Round-Up!

Animal Welfare & Vegan Cheese: It’s Your Wednesday Round-Up!

Good afternoon, and happy Wednesday! And because it’s Wednesday, you know what that means: it’s time for our weekly vegan news round-up. Here’s what’s on tap this week: Vegan advocate Matt Meyer is so determined to raise awareness for endangered rhinos, he’s cycling the Pacific […]

An Interview With My Plant-Based Boyfriend

An Interview With My Plant-Based Boyfriend

Good morning and happy Tuesday! How’s your morning going? Today, I wanted to share a short interview that I’ve been working on with my boyfriend, Dave, for a couple of weeks. Back in November, we discussed the idea of going vegan after Thanksgiving. I hadn’t […]

Veganized: Pig Pickin’ Cake

Veganized: Pig Pickin’ Cake

Have you ever been to a pig pickin’? I know: weird topic for a vegan blog, but stay with me here. A pig pickin’, also known as a pig roast, is where an animal that’s smarter than a three year old is roasted over a […]