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All The Blogs -- August 2011

Bryanna Clark Grogan

MY NEW BOOK & A NEW MEATLESS KIBBEH (MIDDLE EASTERN BAKED "MEATLOAF" WITH BULGUR)

Bryanna Clark Grogan | August 10, 2011 | Food, International, Lifestyle

Read More: Bryanna Clark Grogan, bulgur wheat, kibbeh, meatless kibbeh, Middle Eastern cooking, taheena, vegan kibbeh, World Vegan Feast cookbook

 You can see 82 color photos of many of the recipes in my new book, World Vegan Feast, in this photo album.      **1st amazon review!** UPDATE ON MY NEW BOOK: I'm so stunned by the response to my new book, "World...

J Morris Hicks

FOOD -- World's brightest are missing the main point.

J Morris Hicks | August 10, 2011 | Green, International

Read More: land degradation, limited arable acres, loss of species, unsustainable feeding model for the world, world hunger

  When it comes to our food, most of the world's brightest still believe we "need" to eat animal protein. We don't. In fact, it's killing us and it's taking a huge toll on our planet at the same time.  Julian...

Chef AJ

Holy Mole Bean Dip

Chef AJ | August 10, 2011 | Food, Health

Read More: beans, Chef Aj, garlic

As I've always said, there are few recipes that cannot be improved by the addition of garlic or chocolate.  This recipe has BOTH!!!  If you can't find hemp seeds, feel free to substitute cashews.  For more UNPROCESSED recipes and past...

Michael Greger MD

NutritionFacts.org launches in less than two weeks

Michael Greger MD | August 9, 2011 | Video

Read More: NutritionFacts.org

Ever watch one of my DVDs and wish you could send some nutritional nugget to someone you know? Now you can! A year in the making, NutritionFacts.org features hundreds of my videos to share, search, rate, and discuss. Everything's...

Sarah Taylor

Veg*n Activism

Sarah Taylor | August 9, 2011 | Animals, Food, Lifestyle

Read More: vegan, vegan activism, vegan volunteering

There are a few topics in our culture that get people mightily defensive about – religion, politics, and food.  Tell someone that we should/shouldn’t scrap the welfare system, and tempers will fly!  Suggest that there is/isn’t a god, and veins...

Ellen Sheen

Chocolate Hummus

Ellen Sheen | August 8, 2011 | Food

Read More: chocolate, vegan dessert, Vegan Recipes

Chocolate hummus? Oh yes!! A perfect alternative for those wanting a sweet treat without a lot of sugar, refined carbs and empty calories. Who needs them when you can get your chocolate fix with this not overly sweet and quite filling chocolate...

J Morris Hicks

Einstein, Hippocrates, Thoreau...those guys had it right.

J Morris Hicks | August 8, 2011 | Celebrities

Read More: Einstein a vegetarian, leadership, Sustainable eating

Some great thinkers have been on the right track for a long time. Humankind lived in harmony with nature for several hundred thousand years until just recently -- within the past few hundred years. And, according to the research...

Gail Davis

All About Ajwain and Sensational Samosas

Gail Davis | August 4, 2011 | Food, Green, Lifestyle

Read More: Gail Davis, Indian cuisine, samosas

Have you tasted ajwain? Also known as carom seed, this lovely little grayish-green seed is closely related to thyme and cumin. It has a very fragrant aroma, which comes alive when cooked, and it is generally used in small quantities...

Ellen Sheen

Pickled Kohlrabi

Ellen Sheen | August 4, 2011 | Food

Read More: kohlrabi, Vegan Recipes

A just plain fantastic way to use kohlrabi! Which, by the way, might be one of my new favorite vegetables. Especially like this! For full recipe and more photos and information, go here on the La Pure Mama blog. Enjoy!...

J Morris Hicks

Living "green" means much more than being politically correct...

J Morris Hicks | August 4, 2011 | Green

Read More: cruel western diet, harmful, unsustainable, wasteful

Pareto Principle -- the 80-20 rule -- and the Law of the "Vital Few" One of the coolest and most powerful things that I learned as an undergraduate in Industrial Engineering was Pareto's Law, which has come to be...

Sarah Taylor

Food Attachments & Addictions

Sarah Taylor | August 3, 2011 | Health

Read More: eating disorders, food addiction, vegan

The most common type of e-mail I receive is from people who seek advice about what clearly seems to be a food addiction (although they often don’t know it.)  The American Society of Addiction Medicine defines “Addiction” this way: “Addiction...

Ellen Sheen

Vegan Raspberry Protein Muffins

Ellen Sheen | August 2, 2011 | Food

Read More: raspberries, vegan baking, vegan dessert

Fresh raspberries, a little protein powder burst and coconut milk. A few of my favorite things! These muffins are super easy, not overly sweet and great for breakfast or a snack. For full recipe and more photos and information, go...