Blue Zones – Live to 100 years! Lessons From Centurions – The Blue Zone Way This post may contain affiliate links. Please read our disclosure policy for more information. You may have heard about the Blue Zones and / or the Power 9® (Power 9 is a registered trademark of Blue Zones, LLC) . Blue […]

As I go deeper into being vegan and find myself becoming more and more healthy and more fit, I could not help but make some observations.  Not only do I feel great, I am looking great, and I  have a certain glow about me that others have noticed and commented about.  I am not used […]

This post may contain affiliate links. Please read our disclosure policy for more information. 10 Easy Weight Loss Tips I have personally lost a lot of weight. It is not because I eat poorly or am malnourished. I have had a full blood work up done twice in the last year and all of my […]

This post may contain affiliate links. Please read our disclosure policy for more information. More Vegan Resources HERE. Giving Up Cheese & Going Vegan It is with sad regret that I must inform you that as a Vegan you must give up cheese!  I am a long time Chef and a restauranteur.  I am a lover […]

Transitioning From Vegetarian To Vegan This post may contain affiliate links. Please read our disclosure policy for more information. I call a vegan ‘diet’ a lifestyle instead of a diet because it really is not a change in diet as much as it is a lifestyle and mindset change.  When I began my journey in […]

This post may contain affiliate links. Please read our disclosure policy for more information. Re-Posted with permission from VeganMotivation.com There’s a ton of misinformation on B-12, so let’s clear this up quickly: Plants don’t make B12.  Animals don’t make it either. B12 is made by microbes that blanket the earth. These bacteria grow in the […]

What Do Gorilla’s Eat? This post may contain affiliate links. Please read our disclosure policy for more information. I went from a BBQ Restaurant (smoked pork, brisket, chicken, salmon, ribs, polish sausage, etc.) owner to a Vegan!  A lot of people can’t believe it when I say that.  One of the most common questions that […]

G. OughT Milk? Does It Do A Body Good? I have heard many people say that we need calcium and protein that is mostly found in milk and dairy based products like yogurt and cheese.  Various organizations have pushed Americans to consume our protein via dairy products.  We have all seen the propaganda in television […]

This post may contain affiliate links. Please read our disclosure policy for more information. If you have followed along with my blog posts, I recently posted ‘How I Lost Over 100 Pounds Eating Mindfully’.  As a recap, I was a BBQ restaurant owner (smoked meats) and a craft beer drinker.  I had gained about 150 […]