What type of Vegan are you? (Part 2)

After my post last week, I decided to hop online and post on my favorite Vegan Group on Facebook. I asked them, “What type of vegan do you consider yourself?” To be honest, I expected back a handful of replies that said, “I’m just a vegan” or “I do it for the animals” or even,Continue reading “What type of Vegan are you? (Part 2)”

What type of Vegan are you? (part 1)

Years ago I reviewed vegan and vegetarian restaurants for a local paper in my old home town. One stop I made was at a small dive bar known for the PBR beer, loud music, and amazing vegan food. Of all the restaurants I visited, this one stood out because the staff wasn’t the friendliest. TheyContinue reading “What type of Vegan are you? (part 1)”

Meatless Monday: Tofu 101

So now you’re vegan and have discovered tofu. You’ve bought a brick. It sits like a squishy white blob on your counter, and you have no idea what to do with it. I have a vivid memory of living in my first apartment. My brother and sister came to visit, and we were going toContinue reading “Meatless Monday: Tofu 101”

Vegan Life Hacks: Leftovers

Making the switch from omnivore to herbivore can feel imposing. You’ve spent your entire life perfecting your meal routine. You know what you’ll have for breakfast next Tuesday, because it’s what you always have for breakfast on Tuesdays.  And then there’s the Friday Take-out that is a life saver, because the last thing you wantContinue reading “Vegan Life Hacks: Leftovers”

So, I’m Vegan! Now what?

So, I’m Vegan! Now what? You’ve decided to go vegan and live a plant-based life. Yes! It was your New Year’s Resolution, and let’s face it—you’re kicking butt and taking names. Well, most days… There *was* that piece of cake you ate at work for Janet’s birthday. Oh, and that Thursday—the one where everything sucked,Continue reading “So, I’m Vegan! Now what?”