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All The Blogs -- February 2010

Vegan Vagabond

If you wouldn't eat it at home, why do you eat it on the road?

Vegan Vagabond | February 8, 2010 | Lifestyle

Read More: travel, vegan, vegetarian

As I am currently on the road, I figured that I would blog about something that I struggle with and something that I know many of my friends and coworkers struggle with. When on the road, we tend to over...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

What Price Blagojevich?

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | February 6, 2010 | Lifestyle

Read More: celebrity, Rod Blagojevich, role modeling, television, The Apprentice

I saw a commercial on TV for the new season of "The Apprentice," which indicated that Rod Blagojevich, the ex-Governor of Illinois, is going to be one of the show's contestants. Certainly, I'm not surprised. Over the years, Americans have...

Vegparadise Blog

It's Coming--Are You Ready?

Vegparadise Blog | February 5, 2010 | Food, Lifestyle

With hurricanes, tornadoes, earthquakes, tsunamis, floods, and fires wreaking havoc throughout the world and with terrorist attacks a possibility, it becomes urgent that all citizens be prepared for emergencies.A Vegetarians in Paradise reader in New York City wrote to us...

Bryanna Clark Grogan

"POTTED TOFU"-- MISO-MARINATED TOFU THAT'S KINDA LIKE FETA

Bryanna Clark Grogan | February 5, 2010 | Food, Green, Health, Lifestyle

Read More: pickled tofu, potted tofu, preserved tofu, tofu, Tofu Feta, vegan feta

"Potted Tofu" in a green salad. (The British pot-- or preserve-- meat or shrimp, so why not tofu?)http://veganfeastkitchen.blogspot.com/2010/02/potted-tofu-miso-marinated-tofu-thats.htmlI haven't made this recipe for a long time-- it is in my first and second books, but I have added a way...

Jeff Nelson

Backstage Photos from the Joffrey Ballet

Jeff Nelson | February 2, 2010 | Lifestyle

Read More: ballet, joffrey, nelson, nina, randa, willie

In my last entry, I explained how our three kids were lucky enough to be selected to perform in the Joffrey Ballet's production of CINDERELLA at the Music Center in downtown Los Angeles last weekend. I took my camera with...

The Healthy Librarian

Dinner and a Movie On a Cold Winter's Night - How About Some Meaningful Movies for Grown-Ups and a Sophisticated Mediterranean Vegetable Ragout?

The Healthy Librarian | February 2, 2010 | Lifestyle

Read More: movies, recipes

"We are always on the lookout for movies that "speak to our condition" (a Quaker phrase) and reveal new possibilities for our lives. We love dramas that touch on universal experiences, knock down barriers between people, and evoke our...

Joel Fuhrman MD

Consumption of eggs and poultry with skin double risk of prostate cancer recurrence

Joel Fuhrman MD | February 2, 2010 | Health

Read More: plant-based diet, prostate cancer

Approximately 1300 men who had been diagnosed with prostate cancer were followed for two years to document their dietary patterns and recurrence or progression of their disease.  In this study, two specific animal foods were found to be risky -...

Colin Campbell PhD

An Update in Plant-Based Nutrition

Colin Campbell PhD | February 1, 2010 | Health

Read More: eCornell, health, plant-based certification program, plant-based nutrition, t colin campbell

It seems not a day goes by without someone expressing to me how important it is to spread the information about plant-based nutrition. Decades of laboratory research, human studies on diet and disease, and hundreds of academic publications from...

Vegparadise Blog

Recession Grub Saves the Day

Vegparadise Blog | February 1, 2010 | Food, Lifestyle

Our Aunt Nettie has a head like a hard disk.  It's filled with gigabytes of information about food and cooking.  And she's just itchin' to share her learnin' with city folk who live in mortal fear of the stovetop....

Julieanna Hever, MS, RD

Noritos!

Julieanna Hever, MS, RD | February 1, 2010 | Food, Video

Read More: going veg, healthy snack, japanese, julieanna hever, mediterrenean, mexican, miso, nori wraps, noritos, plant-based dietitian, wheat allergy

"Noritos" is a concept I came up with many years ago, thanks to my wheat allergy...making sandwich wraps using nori wraps instead of tortillas... Plus, sea vegetables (including Nori as well as Hijiki, Wakame, Dulse and Kelp) are filled...