Category Vegan Books

How to Get an Internship at an Animal Sanctuary

“Hi There! I only recently began following you, but I’m super jealous about your internship at Farm Sanctuary and I’m wondering how you came across such an amazing opportunity and if you have any advice for me to get a similar opportunity?” I think you’d actually be surprised at how often I get this question. […]

Recipe: Blackened Tofu Slabs with Peach Salsa

Wandering aimlessly down the cookbook aisle at my local bookstore is how I’ve found some of my all time favorite recipes. About a week ago, I was doing just that. Looking for inspiration and new ideas, I came across a cookbook I haven’t seen before, Vegan Soul Kitchen by Bryant Terry. After flipping through the pages, […]

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 […]

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

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 […]