Vegetarian Living

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Going Veg in the Workplace

This time it’s Google that’s changing its cafeteria for the better. For the last year and a half, Google’s food department has been on a mission to cut down on meat. A “plant-centric diet is good for the environment and is good for your health,” said Michiel Bakker, director of the Global Food Program at … Continue reading

Please don’t eat the bunnies

It breaks our heart. Cute and harmless bunny rabbits are not meant for dinner. Yet it’s part of the latest trend where they’re being served at a number of America’s top restaurants. Part of the heartbreak is that rabbit farms are not required to follow the Humane Slaughter Act. Rabbits are classified as “non-amenable” animals, … Continue reading

Fast Food Vegetarian Options Increase

Amy’s, the all-vegetarian food manufacturer, is opening a fast food drive-thru later this month in Rohnert Park, California, a city north of San Francisco. It’s another first for the vegetarian world. It’s also a sign that more and more people are looking for vegetarian food. The restaurant will offer vegetarian burgers, burritos, salads, and chili, … Continue reading

Vegan Ice Cream Recipe – from Lick it!

It’s summertime, and it’s hot, so many of us long for ice cream.  Here’s a wonderful opportunity to make ice cream, without the dairy products many of us try to avoid.  “Lick it! Creamy Dreamy Vegan Ice Creams your mouth will love” is packed with delicious ice cream and sorbet recipes you can make at … Continue reading

Quinoa Paella recipe – from Kitchen Divided

Ellen Jaffe Jones is “THE VEG COACH,” aka “The Broccoli Rep.” Because as she says, “Who else IS the broccoli rep?” She is an inspiring motivational speaker, personal trainer, running coach, author, and instructor of healthy cooking classes designed by respected doctors and registered dietitian. Before becoming a cookbook author, Ellen was a popular, award-winning … Continue reading

Vegan on Mount Everest

For several years now, Kuntal Joisher, a 35 year old software programmer from Los Angeles, has been trying to become the first vegan climber to conquer Mount Everest. His goal is to not only prove the physical power behind a plant-based diet, but also to represent the billions of animals slaughtered each year for food … Continue reading

Vegetarian Dining Tips

These days, it’s getting easier and easier to eat wholesome vegetarian food in restaurants. Vegetarian restaurants obviously offer the most choices, but you’ll also find plenty of good vegetarian food at ethnic restaurants, such as Mexican, Italian, Indian, Chinese, and Thai restaurants, since many of their dishes are focused on vegetables, with beans, lentils, or … Continue reading

Arugula and Tomato Salad Recipe – The Almond Milk Cookbook

Almond milk is a versatile alternative to dairy- and soy-based milks. Whether you’re vegan, lactose-intolerant, or allergic to soy, you can still enjoy the rich, creamy goodness of milk. Almond milk has a pleasing light flavor and boasts a higher concentration of vitamins and minerals than either dairy or soy milk—without any cholesterol or saturated … Continue reading

Grills Gone Vegan – Portobello Burger recipe

It’s summertime.  Time to light up the grill.  Yes, there are endless possibilities for grilling without using meat or fish. This wonderful cookbook from the Book Publishing Company captures a wide variety of possibilities in one easy-to-use book. Grills Gone Vegan is the latest cookbook from Tamasin Noyes. Tamasin has been vegetarian for over thirty … Continue reading

Screaming for a Different Kind of Ice Cream!

As the old summer time saying goes, “you scream, I scream, we all scream for ice cream!”. However, these days more and more people scream for a different ice cream, and this has most often meant dairy free “ice cream”. While some people are looking for a lower-saturated-fat, heart-healthy option, others are looking for lactose-free … Continue reading

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