Tag Archives: Environmentally Friendly

 

Vegan Seafood: A Review of Sophie’s Kitchen

One company is offering a sea of vegan seafood options. Sophie's Kitchen is offering a variety of vegan sea foods that are plant based, non-GMO, free from gluten, trans-fats, hydrogenated oils, and artificial flavorings of any kind....
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5 Must-See Vegan Documentaries

Watching a film with a vegan-related theme can be a great way to inspire friends and family to go vegan, and re-affirm your own passion for compassion. There are many thought-provoking movies out there, but to give you a starting point, here are my reviews of five popular vegan documentaries...
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Making Vegan Compost for Your Garden

Ever wondered how to make the most out of your food waste? As a vegan diet is rich in fruit and vegetables, we often have a lot of waste in the form of peelings, off-cuts, seeds and pulp. But did you know that this so called “waste” could be potential...
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What’s Hiding in Your Bed? A Guide to a Vegan Bedroom

The Bedroom. A haven for rest, well-being and sensuality; the place to which we retreat at the end of the day for comfort and peaceful slumber. Isn’t there a terribly sad irony in the fact that so many bedroom products are made through animal suffering? To the poor beings who are horribly exploited...
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Back to Basics: How to Start Your Very Own Vegan Garden

Most people are a bit intimated when it comes to starting out as a gardener; some see it as all too hard or a pastime for the older folks. I see it as a chance to change our perception of growing our own food in our backyard and would love...
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Getting Your Kids Active in Your Vegan Organic Garden

Aside from the standard pests that we all see in our gardens, one of the most destructive of all forces is our kids… Aside from putting up 6-foot high fences topped with barbed wire (these wild creatures will always find their way into your freshly planted patch and create havoc),...
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Vegans Who Go Back to Eating Animals

Yesterday, a well known vegan nutrition coach and author of several best-selling books on vegan nutrition and lifestyle, made a public online declaration that she has decided to go back to eating animals. This of course came as a complete surprise to her loyal followers who saw her as a...
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Is Honey Vegan?

Honey. It has caused a big debate: Is it vegan, or is it not? One thing is certain, upon reading the following facts, you will be able to reach your own informed conclusion....
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10 Reasons Why Vegans Should Be Happy

“Where do you get your protein?” “How can you live without cheese?” “What about chocolate?” “But you eat fish, right?” “Why are you vegan?” Even for the most patient vegans, answering with buckets of enthusiasm every time someone asks you about your diet or lifestyle can be tiresome, especially when...
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Are Organic Foods Really Better?

Organic foods.  Are they really healthier?  Are they easier on the environment?  Doesn’t “organic” imply a more natural and cruelty-free environment for the animals?  What about organic seafood? There are loads of myths surrounding the “organic” label, and producers love to perpetuate these myths, as we are more willing to...
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Forays Into a High-Raw Vegan Diet

You’ve no doubt heard this before, but I’m going to say it anyway. Raw foods make you feel good. When I started out with my personal experiment of incorporating more raw foods into my diet, I was sceptical about all the claims I had heard about them. They will make...
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When Vegans Revert Back to Meat Eating

Every once in a while I meet someone who used to be vegan, but for whatever reason, eats meat again.  I am always surprised by this, but I don’t worry.  I know the vegan diet is not a temporary fad. I, like you, have met countless people who tried Atkins...
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