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Nina Nelson

Why I'm Vegan

Nina Nelson | January 8, 2010 | Lifestyle

Read More: animal acres, teen vegan, veganism

I have been vegan for my entire life (16 years) and I love it! Many people do not know what a vegan is, however. A vegan is someone who does not eat any meat or animal products. Animal products include...

Gail Davis

Book Review:The Indian Vegan Kitchen
by Madhu Gadia, M.S., R.D.

Gail Davis | January 6, 2010 | Food, Lifestyle

Read More: Gail Davis, Indian Cuisine, vegan

When I was in India, it was astounding to me how difficult it was for a predominantly vegetarian country to wrap it's collective brain around the idea of veganism. More than once I bit into a piece of paneer in...

vegsoul

Let's Help Each Other Do Things Better!

vegsoul | January 5, 2010 | Green, Health, Lifestyle

Read More: bottled water, eco-friendly, filtered water, green, planet, plastic, tap water, waste

The beauty of blogging is the interactiveness and the ability to share ideas. In the spirit of this blogging-connectedness, I invite you to join me in helping one another in learning ways to do things better for the planet and...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

Why Doctor Who Is Happy and What We Can Learn From Him

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

Read More: choices, danger, Doctor Who, fear, happiness, joy, optimism, positivity, risks

In the world of Doctor Who, the last of the Time Lords, when he is near death he is able to regenerate. When this happens he is transformed into a new version of himself.  He looks different and his former...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

How Can We Make This New Year New?

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | January 1, 2010 | Lifestyle

Read More: acceptance, forgiveness, generosity, joy, love, New Year, prosperity, Resolution

Yes, it's a new year, but it seems like business as usual. Not a whole lot of difference a day makes. So the question becomes, how can we make this new year truly new? How can we reduce the violence...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

The Relationship between Violence and Love: A New Year's Resolution

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | December 26, 2009 | Lifestyle

Read More: acceptance, Christmas, forgiveness, love, New Year's Resolution, violence, well-being

It's Christmas Day. The headlines of the L.A. Times read:  "Woman arrested in death of newborn found in trash bin." "Man charged with murder in stabbing death of ex-girlfriend." "Bus driver gets 151 years for molesting girls." "Girl, 11, missing;...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

What President Obama's Failing Presidency Can Teach Us About Changing Ourselves and Our Relationships

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | December 19, 2009 | Lifestyle

Read More: change, commitment, communication, hope, President Obama

When running for election, President Obama spoke passionately and with great conviction about the change that was necessary in our country and in our world. He spoke about his commitment to change and his belief in his capacity to initiate...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

Accidents, Tiger Woods, and the Choices We Make

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | December 12, 2009 | Lifestyle

Read More: actions, choices, happiness, magical thinking, negative consequences, responsibility, Tiger Woods, well-being

Last week my dog, Gracie, was kicked by a horse and broke her leg. Although I could choose to perceive it as an accident that could not have been avoided, the truth is that it wasn't an accident. It was...

Bryanna Clark Grogan

A VEGAN 'THANKSMAS" FEAST; CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIRE, BREAD WORKSHOP, AND OTHER NICE THINGS

Bryanna Clark Grogan | December 11, 2009 | Food, Lifestyle

Read More: articinal bread, bread, crusty bread, focaccia, julkage, no-knead bread, vegan sweet yeast bread, whole wheat bread

Some of our vegan "Thanksmas" feastI'm getting ready to head off to Vancouver for the weekend, and then down on the train to Seattle for a few days to work with David Lee on the Field Roast book, which is...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

Red Flags and Warning Signs in Developing Relationships

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | December 6, 2009 | Lifestyle

Read More: communcation, red flags, relationships, taking responsibility, warning signs

I was asked recently to point out some of the red flags and warning signs to look for when in the process of getting involved with someone in a relationship. Here is a list of problematic characteristics and behaviors which...

Jeff Nelson

Time for ballet at our house

Jeff Nelson | December 3, 2009 | Lifestyle

Read More: ballet, dance, fun, nina, randa

This is the time of year our twin daughters dance in The Nutcracker. Right now they've been learning steps and rehearsing. This is what the past few nights has looked like. Come this weekend (December 12 & 13) and see...

Daelyn Fortney

Vegetarians Tobey Maguire and Natalie Portman star in Brothers

Daelyn Fortney | December 1, 2009 | Lifestyle

Vegans Tobey Maguire and Natalie Portman headline in Brothers, a movie about a complicated and unexpected love triangle. "When a decorated Marine goes missing overseas, his black-sheep younger brother cares for his wife and children at home--with consequences that will...

Bryanna Clark Grogan

My Version of 100% White Whole Wheat Sandwich Bread

Bryanna Clark Grogan | December 1, 2009 | Food, Health, Lifestyle

Read More: bread, wheat, white wheat, white whole wheat, white whole wheat bread, white whole wheat flour, whole grain, whole grains, whole wheat bread, whole wheat pastry flour, wholewheat bread

This is Bryanna's first blog entry on VegSource -- and she has a wealth of recipes and blog entries for you! See more of Bryanna's blog entries (going back to 2006!) at http://veganfeastkitchen.blogspot.com/ See Bryanna's website at http://www.bryannaclarkgrogan.com/page/page/579094.htm SEE LINKS...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

Giving Thanks and Transforming Our World

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | November 26, 2009 | Lifestyle

Read More: caring, cooperation, giving, gratitude, healing, love, peace, sharing, Thanksgiving

Today, Thanksgiving Day, we honor cooperation, peace, sharing, support, gratitude and giving. But do we truly honor these ideals if we nurture them but one day a year? Do we truly honor these ideals if we don't put them into...

Jeff Nelson

Dracula and The Children

Jeff Nelson | November 23, 2009 | Lifestyle

Read More: dracula, jeff nelson

What's a blog for, if not to talk about what you're doing. Our son is in a middle school production of Dracula -- a comedy -- in a few weekends. I was asked to make a little promo by the...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

The Value of Truth, Facts and Logic in Problem-Solving

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | November 22, 2009 | Health, Lifestyle

Read More: calm, deduction, denial, facts, logic, problem-solving, solutions, truth

I was looking for an identification card. I was certain I hadn't thrown it away. Unfortunately, I had put it someplace where I could not find it. I presumed I had placed it in a particular desk drawer, but having...

vegwitch

Pirate Radio - a fascinating slice of music history

vegwitch | November 13, 2009 | Lifestyle

Read More: pirate radio

I heard this story on NPR this afternoon - it was so fascinating that when I got home a little while ago, I actually found it on the NPR website, so I could listen to it again. In the 60s,...

Jeff Nelson

Disneyland: A Study in Light

Jeff Nelson | November 6, 2009 | Lifestyle

Read More: disneyland, jeff nelson

Sunday night in Disneyland, and there's light everywhere you look!            ...