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Hair salons finally embracing the power of plants

Hair salons finally embracing the power of plants

Are herbal and organic hair treatments the future?   In our sadly, still predominantly non-vegan world, it can be difficult to find a hair salon that offers plant-based and organic hair treatments and products that are environmentally-friendly, and have also not been...

Easy, Affordable 1-Minute Plant-Based Meals Are Here

Easy, Affordable 1-Minute Plant-Based Meals Are Here

More than 40 percent of Americans are willing to reduce their meat intake, adopting flexitarian or fully vegan diets. A recent study found nearly 59 percent of Americans eat a plant-based meal at least once daily. Meat-free meals aren’t just better for your body,...

How Big Meat Took Over the Food Industry

How Big Meat Took Over the Food Industry

How did “big meat” change the food industry? The story of wholesome farmers who let their animals roam free no longer represents the industry. Meat is corporate now. And it transformed the food industry in less than a century. A handful of companies have taken over...

80% of Americans Want to Swap Meat for Vegan Food

80% of Americans Want to Swap Meat for Vegan Food

Eighty percent of Americans want to swap meat for vegan food. According to market intelligence company Numerator, much of the recent increase in plant-based sales is due to curious meat-eaters. As vegan products become increasingly mainstream and accessible, more and...

Vegan JUST Egg Launches at Walmart

Vegan JUST Egg will soon be available at select Walmart locations nationwide. California startup JUST debuted the mung bean-based egg replacer at select restaurants last year and launched at Whole Foods Markets and Sprouts in April, following a retail launch at...

Vegan Pumpkin Spice Lattes Return to Starbucks in UK

On September 5, the vegan pumpkin spice latte (PSL) is returning to select Starbucks locations in the United Kingdom. Last year, Starbucks removed dairy products from its PSL base to create the “Vegan Pumpkin Sauce with Spice Flavorings.” Starbucks began offering the...

IKEA Just Banned Single-Use Plastic From Its Cafes

IKEA Just Banned Single-Use Plastic From Its Cafes

IKEA is removing single-use plastic from its cafes. The global furniture store began phasing out disposable plastics, replacing them with plastic-free alternatives this month. IKEA introduced wooden cutlery, plus cups, bowls, plates, and paper straws. To-go coffee...

Cardiff’s Best Burger Restaurant Is 100% Meat-Free

Cardiff’s Best Burger Restaurant Is 100% Meat-Free

Cardiff’s best burger restaurant is 100 percent meat-free. The Anna-Loka Vegan Cafe is the number one place in Cardiff to grab a burger, according to TripAdvisor. Anna-Loka is Cardiff’s first all-vegan cafe, according to its website. The company was founded by Adam El...

Three Bean Salad

Three Bean Salad

This Three Bean Salad is made with 3 different beans for taste and texture. Super easy too, made with the most amazing oil free salad dressing. Once you’ve tried it you can be sure this will be a family favorite, even the pickiest kids will agree. An under 15 minute...

3 Bean Taco Soup

This 3 Bean Taco Soup is a hearty vegan meal – filled with soyrizo, 3 beans, salsa and taco seasoning. Top it off with fresh cilantro and spicy peppers! The best kinds of meals are the ones you can throw together in less than 30 minutes AND in one pot! And this soup...

Kind Spotlight: Marc Ching

Kind Spotlight: Marc Ching

This past year I’ve gotten the privilege of befriending Marc Ching, animal activist extraordinaire. Most recently, we lobbied in Sacramento together for AB 479 to get more plant-based options in California’s schools.  Hanging out with Marc gives you a real charge. He...

Plant-Based Industry Creates 55,000 High-Wage Jobs in the US

The plant-based food industry has created 55,634 high-paying jobs in the United States, according to new data released by trade group Plant Based Foods Association (PBFA). On average, jobs in the plant-based industry paid $59,300—approximately $12,500 more than the...