Remember how upset we were by the images from the BP Oil Spill? Remember how we condemned humanity and our addiction to oil? Remember how while we criticized BP we also admitted our own individual contribution to the tragedy? Remember how we vowed to change? Can anyone honestly and truly explain to me how the above images are any different than those below? (dying Turkey lays face...
Your Ultimate Vegan Thanksgiving Solution
(Photo stolen from the Animal Acres facebook page) Thanksgiving has always been a little tricky for me, ever since I gave up meat at age 8. I still remember sitting between my two older cousins at the table while they took turns making fun of my plate (which was a beautiful rainbow of veggies, potatoes, pies, etc), and struggling to defend my choices in the midst of their heaping plates of...
Rainbow Colored Jog
If you happen to be one of my few followers who actually knows me in person (or follows me on twitter), you know that I recently moved to Venice Beach, CA. I’ve been dreaming of living in Venice for years. In my imagination, it was a whimsical, mystical land full of adventure, peace, progress, acceptance, art, and beauty. In reality, it’s all of that and more. Everyone on our block...
Fall Fashion Lusting...for animal lovers
While most people know going vegan primarily involves a drastic dietary change, they often forget that it also involves a re-education of fashion choices. No-fur is a no-brainer (I hope, it is 2010, after all), but removing leather from one’s closet is confusing and intimidating to a lot of people. I’ve already done a few posts on the marvelous shoe options out there (Check out...
Okay. Apologies first (I write these far too often). I have been a horrible blogger recently. But! I have been busy doing a LOT of exciting things which now will hopefully make for a flood of action packed posts. One of the reasons I’ve been so absent lately is that I’ve been fortunate enough to be welcomed into the incredibly hospitable, always exciting, compassionate souled...