Vegan For Life: Dietary to Ethical

A few weeks ago I shared my “vegan conversion” story  on James McWilliams’s Eating Plants blog.  Since then, I have been thinking a lot about my transition from a dietary vegan to an ethical one. Image: Tambako the Jaguar via Flickr I always give credit to the big three:...more

Let Him Eat Tofu

He did it.  He’s doing it.  My husband Mark, my beloved pepperoni pizza and Coca-Cola chicken loving man, has decided to eschew meat and animal products.  That’s right, he’s gone there, to the green side he’s gone vegan....more

Loving Animals, Loving Myself: How Veganism is Changing My Self-Image

Sleepovers with my step-sister B....more

Revisiting Veganism

I've been vegan for over a year now....more

Vegan 101: The Ethics of Veganism

I cannot tell you how excited I am to offer the latest in the Vegan 101 series. Gena is one of the smartest bloggers I read. Seriously.  She is able to take complicated issues and present them in an accessible way.  She is thought-provoking, clever and she lives a passionate vegan lifestyle.  I have learned how to be vegan from Gena....more

Vegan Food Can Still Taste Good. Hear that Bourdain?

Despite my sporadic attempts to think logically, I'm in love with Anthony Bourdain.  I know it may seem ludicrous, even downright nefarious (thesaurus.com anyone?) for me, a vegan good girl to be hopelessly in love with a carnivorous bad boy like my Tony but I suppose that's why it appeals to me.  Because it's oh so wrong....more

Ah, someone else who gets it! :) I'm guessing you have a vegan blog? I'll have to stop by and ...more

Carnivores, Omnivores, and Herbivores, oh my!

I’m an omnivore. I will probably always be an omnivore....more

Two Steps Forward, One Step Backward

On Wednesday the Washington, DC City Council voted unanimously in favor of the DC Healthy Schools Meal Act, which establishes local nutritional standards for school meals and introduces more plant-based options and non-dairy beverages....more

This Connoisseur of Surf N Turf has Lots of Questions! Do you have the Answers?

Since the UN report of deleting fish stocks and the BP Oil spill - my head has been reeling with lots of questions and no answers. Can you help?       http://belleofthecarnival.wordpress.com/2010/06/05/this-connoisseur-of-surf-n%e2%80%99-turf-has-lots-of-questions-do-you-have-the-answers/...more