Category Cruelty Free

Review: Locali Conscious Convenience

In the heart of Franklin Village, right off of the Hollywood Blvd exit on the 101 South, stands a teeny tiny local institution: Locali. Since 2009, Locali has been paving the way in offering ample, delicious vegan options with local, organic ingredients, in a small convenience store setting. It should be noted that this place […]

Video: Macy Plays in the Mud

Good afternoon! Hope everyone’s having a great day. If you aren’t, here’s a little pick-me-up.     Beautiful Macy, Farm Sanctuary resident and rescue, cooling off by taking a dip in her mud puddle.   xo

On Relationships & Maintaining Your Values

This is a question I got a while back that I wanted to share with all of you. I think this topic gets overlooked a lot, considering how many people deal with it on a daily basis. Our relationships are so important, and when it comes down to it, they’re all we really have. So when […]

Recipe: Strawberry Rhubarb Crumble

Happy long weekend! Hope you all had a great fourth of July! We spent ours relaxing, grilling and baking with my family. We made a ton of food; vegan hotdogs, mini Banh Mi sammies, corn salsa and chili, but I made the MVP of the day- the Strawberry Rhubarb Crumble. I’ve never made a rhubarb […]

Feminism & The Meat Industry

Last night, I drove a whopping twelve miles to the valley so I could see an indie movie that’s only playing in a small number of theaters. It’s not often that I go out of my way to see any movie, and it’s really unusual for me to write anything about one, but this was special, I […]

Video: Bear the Lamb

Happy Monday! Here’s a little something to brighten up your day. Bear the rescue lamb playing with his best cat friend, Tyler at Farm Sanctuary’s Los Angeles shelter. xo     (Cover photo cr: Farm Sanctuary)

Recipe: Rosemary Cumin Sweet Potato Fries

A couple of nights ago, my sister hosted a potluck/game night at her place and she asked me to bring some kind of finger food snack for everyone. I knew I wouldn’t get a chance to run to the store in enough time, so I had to make something out of whatever I already had in […]