Despite the myths that the Mediterranean and similar diets have copious amounts of olive oil, any oil is not a health food.  Oil has no dietary fiber, is void of micro-nutrients, and will contribute to weight gain. As a chef, believe me that learning to cook without oil was certainly different for me.  I have […]

  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 […]

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 […]

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 What Do Vegans Eat? Vegans eat anything and everything except for products that have animal products, byproducts, been tested on animals or have used the labor or animals. More Than 150 Billion […]

This post may contain affiliate links. Please read our disclosure policy for more information. 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 […]

Best Vegan Cookbooks Ever! These cookbooks are the best sellers, many are on the New York Times Best Seller list.  I have almost all of these and the recipes are amazing!  I also have a recipe section in this blog and you may sign up to receive a free PDF of all of my recipes.  […]

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 […]

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 […]