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After Over 100 Years in Captivity, Animal Crackers Set Free From Cages!

ShareThanks to animal rights activists, Barnum’s Animal Cracker boxes have a new look.  The cages are gone, and the animals are finally running free! The animals are no longer trapped on box cars en route to the circus. Why the change? Thanks to popular demand! People are starting to realize how horrifically cruel it is to trap wild animals and… Read more →

Homemade Vegan Red, White and Blue Fruit Popsicles to Beat the Heat!

ShareHere’s a quick and easy way to make festive 4th of July popsicles to take the edge off of the sweltering heat! Here’s all I did to make em’ For the blue and red sections, I simply used coconut water immersed with fresh fruit: strawberries for the red layer and fresh blueberries for the blue layer! The white middle section… Read more →

New Vegan Food At Trader Joe’s For The Holidays!

Share   As I mention in my book, The Vegan Way, Trader Joe’s truly IS a vegan oasis! Check out all of the new vegan holiday food that just arrived! I’ll try to keep the words brief, and let the photos do the talkin’! YUM!!!   Breaded Turkey-Less Stuffed Roast With Gravy It’s BACK! And Trader Joe’s still has vegan veggie… Read more →

Exclusive Interview with Creator of Starbucks’ First Vegan Cupcake!

ShareVegan cupcakes have arrived at Starbucks, and they’re selling like hotcakes! When I called one location early this afternoon, they were down to only three! Every Starbucks employee I spoke with said they were really good, too! So how did this all happen? It was only a few weeks ago that I posted the photo of my Starbucks cup, pleading… Read more →

Whoa! New Vegan Food For Fall Arrives At Trader Joe’s!

Share Trader Joe’s really knows how to pumpkin spice it up when October rolls around, and this year is no exception! Check out all of these new tasty treats, and the return of a few favorites, that are 100% vegan at Trader Joe’s! OK, first… the pumpkin and spice!   Trader Joe’s Pumpkin Bread & Muffin Mix Although Trader Joe’s… Read more →

Top 10 Vegan Moments At Natural Products Expo East!

ShareReady to smile? Check out all of these vegan goodies and happy moments at this year’s Natural Products Expo East in Baltimore EVERYone is going VEGAN! MY TOP 10 VEGAN “MOMENTS” at Expo East!   PLANT BASED MILKS!     There’s an abundance of new and delicious plant based milks and every time I go to an expo I see more!… Read more →

Move Over Dairy Yogurt! Target Adds Two Brands Of VEGAN Yogurt To Shelves

ShareYep, it’s true. Vegan yogurt has gone mainstream, and it tastes darn tootin’ good, too! Target just added Kite Hill and Silk vegan yogurt to its shelves! I can’t count how many times I’ve walked past all of those slick packs of Yoplait dairy milk yogurt  just wishing there was a cruelty-free option. Did you know Yoplait is packed with boiled… Read more →

What’s Vegan at Trader Joe’s for the Holidays?

ShareWell, the Trader Joe’s Turkey-less Stuffed Roast available at Thanksgiving may be gone, but there’s still loads of vegan holiday goodies at T.J.’s.  Let’s take a peek! Candy Cane Joe Joe’s These are like Oreo’s, but better! (I used to devour the vanilla Joe Joe’s!). The downside? They contain palm oil.  And they’re not healthy; buzz kill, I know. The… Read more →

New Vegan Food For Fall at Trader Joe’s!

ShareI enjoy shopping at Trader Joe’s throughout the year, but watching the annual debut of their vegan holiday fare always adds an extra element of excitement!  This year is no exception. I haven’t seen any vegan roasts, or fresh organic cranberries just yet (oh, how I love making fresh cranberry sauce!), but here’s a tidbit of what’s new and already… Read more →