Category: News

The Rise of Veganism: A Clash of Ethics and Progress 

Last year, you would be hard-pressed to go on social media without seeing the latest and greatest plant-based products that were being launched or the most recent celebrity that decided to live the vegan life! Last year was also a huge year for new business partnerships. Many small vegan companies partnered up with larger corporations…

Vegan bakeries are sprouting up all around the world, and one of the newest to come to life is Poison Berry Bakery in Cleveland, Ohio! I had the opportunity to visit this adorable shop over the holidays and was blown away by their delicious treats and creative decor.  I first met Jennn and Jon Regan, owners of Poison…

5 Signs That Vegan Living is on the Rise

Going vegan isn’t just for hippies anymore. It has become a worldwide movement of people dedicated to bettering themselves, the planet, and saving the lives of countless animals. Millennials Are Leading The Way Millennials are pushing progress forward, urging fellow humans to make more ethical and compassionate choices. 42% of all vegans are in the…

Documenting The Road to Slaughter: The Girl Behind The Camera

I have visited a slaughterhouse on over 300 occasions the past 3+ years, where I offer my love and sympathy to animals while documenting who they are and what they are going through as they are being transported to the slaughterhouse. Capturing photos that make a difference in the world is my mission. I feel…

Pumpkin season is here, my friends. The weather is rapidly changing, and for many of us, that means it’s time to start bundling up in cozy sweaters, sipping hot chocolate, and enjoying pumpkin-spiced everything!  If you shop at Trader Joe’s, you’re probably familiar with the flood of pumpkin products that hit shelves in October. But…

Carnivores Anonymous: A New Approach to Beating Meat and Dairy Addiction

For some people, making the choice to go vegan is as simple as watching “Earthlings” or “What the Health.” For others, it is much more difficult. Food addiction, specifically the addiction to meat and dairy, can keep even the most strong-willed and well-intentioned person from adopting a plant-based lifestyle. The addictive nature of meat and…

Have you heard the news? Yet another major ice cream company—Häagen-Dazs—has launched a new vegan line! This is exciting not only because you now have another excuse to eat ice cream (you have to at least try it, right?), but because it is making vegan more mainstream and accessible to all.  No longer will you have to…