• Your local vegan – EcoLissa

    Posted on February 23, 2011 by in COMMUNITY

    As a loyal follower of both EcoLissa and mgonyeo on twitter and admirer of the work Melissa is going, I was thrilled to have her apart of this project. I especially enjoy her tweets because she shares great vegan recipes, style, and great shopping deals. Who doesn’t love a good deal on vegan eco-friendly fashions?! Here is […]

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  • Spotlight: The Healthy Beauty Project

    Posted on February 22, 2011 by in COMMUNITY

      Over lunch one day I was talking with my girlfriends about the toxic ingredients in many common beauty products. They couldn’t believe all of the harmful ingredients that can be found in their makeup, skin care and body lotion. When I started talking about parabens they were especially curious about the potential harm that […]

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  • Your local vegan – Vegan Good Things

    Posted on February 22, 2011 by in COMMUNITY

    Name: Leinana Two Moons Location: Brooklyn, NY Occupation: TV Production Manager 1. When did you start your journey to become vegan? It’s been a long road with a few detours. I first went vegetarian 20 years ago, but after about 5 years I added seafood back into my diet. Then I met my husband 7 […]

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  • Your local vegan – I Eat Trees

    Posted on February 21, 2011 by in COMMUNITY

    Name: Keri Location: Indiana Occupation: SAHM 1.      When did you start your journey to become vegan? My journey to veganism began in 2008, shortly after the birth of my son. I became concerned about the origins of the food on our plates, and while doing research on ingredients such as high fructose corn syrup came […]

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  • Spotlight: VegBooks

    Posted on February 21, 2011 by in COMMUNITY

      1. What inspired you to create VegBooks? I was inspired to create Vegbooks after watching a Sesame Street DVD with my daughter, which featured a cow encouraging kids to drink her milk.  I was so upset that animal agribusiness was being marketed to children so young — even via respectable media outlets like PBS […]

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  • Your local vegan – Queer Vegan Runner

    Posted on February 20, 2011 by in COMMUNITY

    Name: Aj Location: West Hollywood, CA Occupation: Mental Health 1. When did you start your journey to become vegan? My partner and I decided to transition from vegetarian to vegan four years ago. We had wanted to do it as a New Year’s Resolution but we were apart for the beginning of January. So we […]

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    Spotlight: Vegas Veg

    Posted on February 20, 2011 by in COMMUNITY

    I began my transition from vegetarian to vegan while living in New York City so I was really apprehensive about moving back to Las Vegas this winter and being vegan here. When you think of Las Vegas bright lights, gambling and showgirls may come to mind but vegan…not so much. I lived in the East […]

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  • Spotlight: Dalia MacPhee

    Posted on February 17, 2011 by in COMMUNITY

    As an admirer of Dalia MacPhee’s Red Carpet fashions, I was eager to have a Q & A with Dalia herself. 95% of Dalia MacPhee’s fashion line is vegan friendly and cruelty-free. Here is veganconsultant.com’s Q & A with Dalia MacPhee:   Q: What inspired you design and start your own fashion line? I always […]

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  • Spotlight: Mercy for Animals

    Posted on February 11, 2011 by in COMMUNITY

      After watching Farm to Fridge: The Truth Behind Meat Production by Mercy for Animals , I had a mix of emotions. At first I felt disgusted and sad then overwhelmingly proud. Disgusted because I saw with my own eyes what is really happening to farm animals, sad to think it is happening right now as we […]

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