The Plant Based Pantry This plant-based pantry list is continually evolving.  If you have a few items that you can’t live without in your vegan pantry, please comment! In an effort to help people transition toward a whole food plant-based lifestyle, I have made this list of the items in my pantry.  Note that there […]

It has been almost a year since I have gone vegan.  I do not regret my decision to leave animal proteins off my plate even a little bit!  Not only am a healthier, going vegan has changed me both inside and out.  As I have learned about the atrocities of animal agriculture on beautiful sentient […]

There is so much information and misinformation on the internet about diets, nutrition, dieting, and supplements.  It can be difficult to sort through the information in order to find the optimal diet and nutrition for human health. It is important to note that many websites are trying to sell supplements, books, and e-books. In addition […]

At the bottom of this article is a great plant based protein source guide. —- 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 […]

Non Celiac Gluten Sensitivity – Is it real? I have been in the restaurant business for many years. Over the last 7 to 8 years or so, there had been a dramatic rise in people asking about gluten free menu items claiming they were gluten intolerant, gluten sensitive, or had a gluten or wheat allergy. […]

This is a great guest post by my lovely vegan friends VegetaCouple / SoulyVegans.  Their blog is: https://www.soulyvegans.com/ As originally posted at:  https://www.soulyvegans.com/veganlifestyleblog/june-22nd-2017 I want to note that ‘vegan’ substitutes do not automatically assume that they are healthy.  MOST vegan products are better than animal based foods, and they can be very helpful when transitioning […]

What The Health the film is a groundbreaking documentary that tells you what the health care industry, big pharma, and the American government does not want you to know!   It details who supports and is in bed with the American Cancer Society, the American Diabetes Association, and the American Heart Association. According to the World […]

Do Gorillas Eat Meat? A Silverback Gorilla is a mature male Mountain Gorilla weighing between 300 and 400 pounds. He is incredibly strong and lean and has massive canines (teeth). Females gorillas are 150 to 250 pounds. The gorilla diet consists of eating 40 plus pounds of vegetation and fruit daily. Gorillas are primarily Herbivores […]

Vegan Junk Food Typically, most vegans are healthier than the average population.  The primary reasons for that are that they consume nutrient rich foods, eat whole grains, have a higher intake of fiber dense fruits and vegetables, avoid most processed foods, and have a diet low in saturated fat and cholesterol because they don’t consume […]

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 October 2016 to change my eating habits, I started with a vegetarian diet.   Some call it a Pescetarian […]