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All The Blogs -- July 2010

Vegparadise Blog

Becoming Raw -- The Ultimate Weight-Loss Regimen

Vegparadise Blog | July 8, 2010 | Food

You don't have to be a raw devotee to benefit from reading Becoming Raw because so much of the nutritional information applies to everyone. Anyone who contemplates going raw will find this volume an essential guidebook for achieving success in...

Gene Baur

Change for Chickens (and the Nation)

Gene Baur | July 8, 2010 | Animals

Read More: ballot initiative, Campaigns, Chickens, confinement, Eggs, Factory Farming, Farm Sanctuary, Gene Baur, Law, Legislation, News and Updates, Ohio Ballot Initiative, Proposition 2, Schwarzenegger

   In Ohio, half a million citizens signed petitions this year to place a measure on the statewide ballot to outlaw veal crates, gestation crates and battery cages. As the deadline to submit those signatures approached last month, agribusiness came...

Gail Davis

Book Review: The 30 Minute Vegan's Taste of the East by Mark Reinfeld and Jennifer Murray

Gail Davis | July 8, 2010 | Add category, Food, Lifestyle

Read More: Asian cuisine, cookbook, Gail Davis, Taste of the East, vegan

As soon as I heard about The 30 Minute Vegan's Taste of the East, I couldn't wait to get my hot little hands on a copy. But wait a minute ... did I hear that right? 150 Asian-inspired recipes I...

Bryanna Clark Grogan

WHAT TO DO WITH SOY CURL CRUMBS (OR SEITAN YOU DON'T LIKE MUCH!): VEGAN MURGHI KA KEEMA

Bryanna Clark Grogan | July 7, 2010 | Food, International

Read More: Indian cuisine, peas, seitan, Soy Curls

A tasty way to use those crumbs at the bottom of a box or package of Soy Curls™ (see below for the other option)!I've used Soy Curls™ in a fair amount of recipes on this blog. Here's a post with info on...

Ellen Sheen

Getting pregnant... naturally

Ellen Sheen | July 7, 2010 | Health

Read More: babies, fertility, health, pregnancy

During one of my recent 'trolls' of the internet, I discovered a website called Naturally Knocked Up. Now, if you know me or have been reading my blog for a while, you know that Honey and I have been trying...

John Davis

Vegetarian equals vegan!

John Davis | July 7, 2010 | International

The first people who called themselves 'vegetarian' were in fact vegan. This has now been established conclusively with resources not previously available. We have now shown that until 1847 *all* uses the word 'vegetarian' came from people associated with Alcott...

Julieanna Hever, MS, RD

My Oil-Free, Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Banana Cookies

Julieanna Hever, MS, RD | July 5, 2010 | Food

Read More: chocolate chip cookies, dessert, oatmeal cookies, oil-free baking, sometimes treat, vegan cookies

After much popular demand, I have decided to divulge my secret recipe for one of my favorite cookies. I make these anytime we have a party to go to or the kids (or husband...OK-or I) have a craving for...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

Creating Success Despite Obstacles and Setbacks

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | July 3, 2010 | Lifestyle

Read More: career, choices, inspiration, motivation, prosperity, success

When we face obstacles and setbacks while pursuing our dreams, many of us experience anxieties and fears. We become filled with self-doubt and we question the viability of what we're doing. Oftentimes, this leads to us becoming less motivated, less...

Vegparadise Blog

We Found Our Love In Avalon

Vegparadise Blog | July 2, 2010 | Food, Lifestyle

After trudging up and down the main street and side streets, examining menus posted outside the restaurant entrances, we were feeling downhearted. There wasn't much for vegans on any of the menus, but there was plenty and then some for...

Gene Baur

Important Progress for Farm Animals in Ohio

Gene Baur | July 1, 2010 | Animals

Read More: Agribusiness, ballot initiative, Campaigns, Cattle, Chickens, confinement, Current Affairs, Downed Animals, Eggs, Factory Farming, Farm Sanctuary, Gene Baur, Law, Legislation, News and Updates, Ohio Ballot Initiative, Pigs, Volunteers

  Over the past year, more than 500,000 Ohio citizens signed a petition aimed at placing an initiative on the statewide ballot this November to ban cruel factory farming practices. Those signatures gathered by tireless volunteers, many of whom were...