vegan living

Stunning Plant-Powered Athletics Video

February 27, 2014 vegan living
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Frank Medrano’s video, Superhuman Bodyweight Workout Domination, received 3.5 million views in a single month. Featured on MTV, ESPN, ABC and countless other websites and shows, this little clip is taking the world by storm as it demonstrates just how powerful plant nutrition can be. Joining the ranks of a multitude of other plant-strong athletes, […]

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Find Help Marketing Your Vegan Business

January 7, 2014 vegan companies
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The market for vegan businesses is booming! With the spread of veganism from the UK to Germany, Israel, the US and beyond, there is a strong market for new vegan products, services and innovations worldwide. The companies below specialize in consulting and PR work for vegan organizations, companies, authors and so on. Although their physical […]

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Kicking the Cheese Habit

January 3, 2014 ethics
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“Cheese consumption in the U.S. rose from 15 pounds per person per year in 1975 to more than 30 pounds in 1999. And you can thank the federal government. The USDA Report to Congress on the Dairy Promotion Programs for the year 2000 described how the government and industry worked with fast-food chains to make […]

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10 Simple Tips for the New Vegan

December 30, 2013 food & recipes
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Despite the concerns many people have about vegan living being complicated and foreign, it’s actually a lot more simple and familiar than most would think. Even if you’re used to relying on certain ingredients such as meat, cheese and eggs, there’s no reason that ditching animal products should be a big deal. Here are a […]

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100 Dogs on a Vegan Diet

November 21, 2013 food & recipes
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Many people are surprised to learn that dogs can be vibrantly healthy on a plant-based diet. Not only this, but their physical condition can actually improve, just like people, as a result of eliminating animal foods. This is a wonderful thing for those of us who embrace the vegan way of life, and also share our lives with canine companions. […]

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Body Butter So Pure You Could Eat It!

November 18, 2013 vegan companies
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“We believe you should feed your skin the most pure and nutritional ingredients on the planet. That’s why we created Butter.” – Kelly Winterhalter, Founder Ellovi is a vegan-owned and operated company “born to disrupt a beauty industry ruled by products laden with artificial ingredients and cheap fillers.” Sounds like a worthy goal. Called simply […]

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A Vegan Afternoon…

November 17, 2013 Gentle World
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On November 9th, our Hawaii location was filled with excitement and enthusiastic attendees for “A Vegan Afternoon.” The event was chock-full of informative talks/videos, delicious food and resources to help people embrace the vegan way of life. Upon arriving, guests had the opportunity to sample a selection of hors d’oeuvres, as we showcased a number […]

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Vegan Strongman Sets New World Record

September 30, 2013 vegan living
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Patrik Baboumian, a 34-year-old German strongman, recently lifted 550 kg (approximately 1,212 pounds!) at Toronto’s Vegetarian Food Festival, and carried it 10 meters, potentially breaking the world record for “heaviest yoke carry traveling 10 meters.” Can you guess what he yelled after he finished this feat? No, not owwww! He yelled “Vegan power!” In an […]

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Vegan Bodybuilders Rock Competition

September 17, 2013 vegan living
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Bodybuilding may not be everyone’s cup of tea (or protein shake), but for many it is considered a bodily art form, which tests a person’s capacity to tone, build and define their body. When most people think of this competitive sport, they usually don’t think of a plant-based diet, or veganism for that matter. Although […]

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Is Berlin The New Vegan Mecca?

August 28, 2013 vegan companies
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Over the last couple of years a huge surge of new vegan restaurants, apparel stores and even a completely vegan grocery store have opened in Berlin, Germany’s capital. Berlin now hosts the world’s first completely vegan avenue, Schivelbeiner Straße, and the world’s largest vegan grocery store chain: Veganz. More than 16 vegan restaurants have sprung […]

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