Category: Lifestyle

How to Make Chemical-Free Surface Cleaning Spray

As a new mom, it’s extremely important to me to minimize the toxic chemicals in our home. Throughout the last few years, we have transitioned to store-bought cruelty-free and “green” cleaners, but I knew that making our own cleaning products was the next step to eliminating unnecessary chemicals. 3 Reasons to Avoid Conventional Cleaners 1. …

Vegan Halloween Candy Guide 🎃 Trick-or-Treat!

There’s no need to harm our animal friends while we celebrate a spooktacular Halloween! There are tons of ‘accidentally’ vegan Halloween candy options out there (like Air Heads, Smarties, Dots, and beyond). But if you want to step up your game this year, you can find many trick-or-treat friendly Halloween treats that are specifically made to be vegan…

Guide to Vegan Festivals, Camps, And Events

When I first went vegan, I felt like a lonely soul on a deserted island. Finding fellow veegs who shared my plant-based values and passion for animals was hard. But that all changed when I discovered vegan events where I could connect and schmooze with other like-minded veggie lovers. Vegan festivals, camps, and beyond are…

Top 5 Most Vegan-Friendly World Cuisines

If you were raised in a culture where “meat and potatoes” was the standard evening meal, then you might not realize that in many other cuisines around the world it’s the vegetables, grains and legumes that take center stage. While there are plenty of global cuisines that are largely plant-based, in this list I’ve narrowed…

The Humane Cosmetics Act and How You Can Help End Animal Testing!

Did you ever stop to think about how many products you use in a day? You most likely use shampoo, conditioner, and soap in the shower. Once you’re good and clean, on goes the moisturizer, deodorant, and hair gel (Oh my!). Don’t forget your makeup! You get the point. Most people use multiple hygiene products…