All The Blogs -- January 2011

Vegparadise Blog


Vegparadise Blog | January 8, 2011 | Food, Health, Lifestyle

Read More: Dairy Management, Environmental Working Group, farm subsidies, Farm Subsidy Database, Michael Pollan, My Food Pyramid, school lunch program, USDA

One of the primary culprits in pushing unhealthful, obesity-promoting food is our venerable United States Department of Agriculture. Yes, this is the same organization that is responsible for the Food Pyramid, or as it known now--My Pyramid--bought and paid for...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

The Destructive Nature of Name-Calling In Relationships

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | January 8, 2011 | Lifestyle

Read More: communication, happiness, healing marriages, love, repairing relationships, success, well-being

Oftentimes, when partners are angry with each other, rather than address the issues in a civilized manner, sticking to facts, reason, and fair, appropriate discourse, they tend to attack each other, calling each other horrible names, assaulting and abusing each...

Bryanna Clark Grogan


Bryanna Clark Grogan | January 6, 2011 | Food, International

Read More: avocado, Corn and Avocado Salsa, quinoa, red quinoa, Soy Curls, taco bowl, taco paste

It looks a bit messy, but it was delish!This is pretty fast to make if you have the Taco Paste made up in the refrigerator (recipe below-- it keeps for ages!).  We had a rather late dinner last night and...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

Guest Blog Post: Mesothilioma and Skin Cancer by Matthew Phillips

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | January 5, 2011 | Health

Read More: mesothilioma, skin cancer

We've all done it. We've ignored important warning signs, those blinking neon lights in life that tell us to pay attention. And it's unhealthy. In life, there may be unexpected road blocks, but it suits no one for us to...

John Davis

Shelley - the first celebrity vegan

John Davis | January 5, 2011 | Celebrities, International

Percy Bysshe Shelley, known as Bysshe to his friends, was the rock star of his day - glamorous, controversial, fought over by teenage girls, loathed by their parents, and died dramatically before he was thirty. At times he was also...

Vegparadise Blog

Heather Mills Compliments Vegetarians in Paradise

Vegparadise Blog | January 2, 2011 | Celebrities

Read More: Christmas vegan recipes, holiday vegan recipes, Vegetarians in Paradise

"When a site like Vegetarians In Paradise has recommendations for every major holiday of the year, you don't even have to bother searching for recipes."The Dreaming of a White Christmas menu gives recipes for dishes like vegan Holiday Snow Quiche...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

The Key To Success: Neutralizing Our Inner Critic

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | January 2, 2011 | Lifestyle

Read More: inner critic, key to success, mental health, personal development, positive psychology, self help

"Is there something we're doing to manifest our success or failure?"I suspect there is. I suspect that, to a large degree, many of us fail because of our Inner Critic, a part of our mind that is incessantly finding ways...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

A New Year's Resolution: A Call For Love

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | January 1, 2011 | Lifestyle

Read More: acceptance, forgiveness, happiness, love, New Year's resolutions, self help

Many of us, oftentimes, call out for love from our loved ones in ways that are inappropriate, hurtful and destructive, such as when we attack them with verbal assaults when we feel threatened, rejected or invalidated. Underneath our attacks, including...