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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 →

10 [ vegan ] Things to be Happy About Right Now

ShareWriting about Ellen DeGeneres’ transgression from vegan to selling animal parts last week was more than a bit of a downer. I know sometimes folks slide backwards if they’re just in it to improve their health, or to protect our environment (both great reasons, btw!), but when people go vegan because they make the connection and don’t want to harm… Read more →

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 →

It’s True!! WholeSoy Vegan Yogurt is Back on the Shelves!

Share   When I attended the Natural Products Expo in Anaheim earlier this month, I had the pleasure of meeting Ted Nordquist, the creator of WholeSoy Yogurt, who previously led a double life – professor of Asian philosophy by day and tofu-maker by night! After over a year without the product due to a delay involving the building of their own manufacturing… Read more →