Category Archives: Veganism

Earth Day: Vegan for the Environment

Happy Earth Day, guys! The best holiday ever, as far as I’m concerned, because it is the day where we make a concerted effort to realize how disconnected we’ve become and how utterly dangerous and stupid our disconnect is. I’ve … Continue reading

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Restricting Beyond Veganism (Day 20)

I used to sneer at those who restricted their diets beyond veganism. Especially those who are not gluten-intolerant but avoided gluten. I mean, no bread? Blasphemy! I not only thought they did a disservice to veganism by muddying the waters … Continue reading

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Tackling My Kitchen (Day 19)

My kitchen is a disaster area! Sure, it can look neat, but this is all to lull the unsuspecting into a false sense of security. The thing is, all the processes that have to go on in there to turn … Continue reading

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Vegan Meal Planning (Day 18)

When I’m factoring in personal preferences, ethics and traditions, allergies and intolerances to food, and random pregnancy food aversions and cravings, for 4.5 people, things can get really complicated really fast. While we were sick last week, I must have … Continue reading

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“Fake” vs. “Natural” Products (Day 17)

I’m as susceptible to green washing as they come and I believe words have power. I mean, I’m a sustainability writer. I remember once when one of the major soda companies came out with a Sierra Mist (or was it … Continue reading

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Going Vegan: One Step at a Time (Day 15)

I read some excellent nutrition wisdom recently. It was from Vegan Pregnancy: Survival Guide by Sayward Rebhal and the author was speaking about making healthful choices while pregnant, but I think this wisdom has value from a new vegan’s perspective … Continue reading

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Sick & Vegan (Day 13)

Firstly, I should say that it is not good advocacy to be a sick vegan. This is why I try to stay away from becoming a “junk food vegan” even if “the animals don’t care what I eat as long … Continue reading

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