A confluence of events led me to start making my own veggie broth. It started when a friend invited us to come to dinner at the last minute. “I’ll make split pea soup,” she teased – one of Gary’s favorites.
Homemade pizza is dinner around here regularly, and something I make frequently for casual dinner parties, girls’ night in, that kind of occasion. Pizza can be as upscale or downscale as you want, depending on the toppings. Foods that don’t
So says world-traveling author, journalist, and speaker Katrina Fox, anyway. In November 2017, Gary and I received an award from DawnWatch, a media advocacy organization encouraging more news coverage of animal issues, for our public relations work on behalf of
Do you make your own seitan? I love it. It’s cheap, forgiving, and you can make enough to last all week. This seitan roulade (roll-up!) is not the technique you’re used to. Raw dough is rolled out thin, prebaked, then
Author and activist Jan Smitowicz’s memoir Rebel Hell: Disabled Vegan Goes to Prison exposes the corruption and idiosyncrasy of the American justice system.
Almost two years ago, we found out about the work of Justin and Rosemary Van Kleeck, who were building a new approach to farmed animal rescue and care. We were so impressed by their philosophy, and so determined to help
Recently an animal activist – a Facebook connection I respect – realized she had vegan friends in the U.S. who plan to vote for Donald Trump. You may also know some. Do you quietly unfriend those people? Loudly unfriend those
Six-time Emmy winner Allison Argo has made animal- and nature-themed films (including Parrot Confidential) for more than 20 years, for PBS, National Geographic, and other broadcast outlets. Her work has won more than 100 awards internationally, and exposed worldwide audiences
This June 5-7 is the first-ever, first of its kind, Farmed Animal Conference for activists interested in farmed animal rescue, care, and advocacy. The event is organized by Northern California sanctuary Animal Place and takes place at their 600-acre Grass
Over yonder on our resource page, we said, “If you lived on Vegan Street, you’d want to live next door to Marla and John.” Marla Rose and John Beske are a powerhouse couple in animal rights. Marla is an author
Most people are aware that when we’re not keeping up the blog, we’re working in our PR agency that primarily serves animal rights nonprofits/campaigns, documentary films, and vegan foods. Imagine our enthusiasm when the organizers of the Animal Film Festival