Category Vegan

Recipe: Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies

Sometimes you just want cookies. Yesterday was one of those days. Zack and I got the craving around midnight, (when cookie cravings always show up) so I walked over to my bookshelf and pulled out the best recipe I know of. From two of my all time favorite recipe crafters, Isa Chandra Moskowitz and Terry Hope Romero, came […]

On Avoiding Negativity & Finding Your Path

“Hello, I’m just a newbie to the vegetarian/vegan lifestyle (10 days to be exact) would you have any personal tips for someone who is converting to vegan and how to deal with unsupportive people? Your blog is lovely btw :)” Thank you so much! Congratulations on making it this far! The first few weeks of […]

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 […]