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Intro To Vegan Way of Life Webinar On New Hope Network by Jackie Day, Author of The Vegan Way

ShareThanks to an avalanche of interest in all things vegan, New Hope Network is hosting an “Intro to The Vegan Way of Life” webinar this Friday at 11am PST (2pm East Coast Time!). It’s free, and the presenter is… me! I asked what prompted the host of the largest natural products expo in the world to host a vegan webinar,… Read more →

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Three Sisters Chili Recipe from The Vegan Way by Jackie Day

ShareThis recipe was inspired by the brilliant crop-growing strategy of Native Americans who planted beans, corn, and squash together because they were so beneficial to one another. The corn provides the structure for the beans to grow (no need for poles), the beans provide nitrogen for the soil, and the big squash leaves create shade, which helps prevent weeds from… Read more →

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Macmillan Launches The Vegan Way By Jackie Day Into Bookstores Nationwide

ShareSeizing the opportunity to capture the ever growing interest in all things vegan, St. Martin’s Press at Macmillan has published The Vegan Way: 21 Days to a Happier, Healthier, Plant-Based Lifestyle That Will Transform Your Home, Your Diet and You by Jackie Day (oh, hey! that’s me!). This week’s launch follows the success of Macmillan’s plant-based “How Not To Die”… Read more →

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Vegan Ultramarathoner Scott Jurek Hikes 2,189 Miles, Breaks Record!

Share Scott Jurek just became the fastest person to finish a supported thru-hike on the Appalachian Trail, completing the 2,189-mile journey in 46 days, 8 hours, and 7 minutes! That’s three hours faster than anyone else has ever completed the incredibly long and strenuous hike. Jurek started on Springer Mountain in Georgia, on May 27 and finished today on the summit… Read more →

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3 Ingredient Vegan Frozen Banana Bites! And a Jar of Vegan Peanut Butter Cups, Spoonful Style!

Share I’ve been meaning to make these forever, but just got around to it this weekend! I really wanted to buy the frozen banana bites I saw at Trader Joe’s, but then I noticed they have palm oil in them. While technically palm oil is vegan because it’s from a plant, I’m still trying to avoid it because the harvest… Read more →

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The Dirt on Vegan Gardening

ShareIt’s been quite a while since I’ve had enough space to have a vegetable garden.  For the past several years, I’ve made do with potted plants on balconies and narrow porches, but alas, we recently moved and I finally have some space… and I thought to share with you a few things that came to mind as I was enjoying… Read more →