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Guide to Shopping Vegan at Costco

Vegan food is becoming more and more accessible every single day. This became extraordinarily obvious to me after stepping into grocery superstore Costco for the first time in a while. I was in awe of all the new vegan offerings on their shelves! So, of course, I grabbed my camera and my partner-in-compassion Toni Okamoto, and together…

Your Guide to Vegan Jerky

Why not swap that artery-clogging, cholesterol-raising beef jerky for some healthier vegan jerky made from ingredients like soy, wheat, coconut, eggplant, or even mushrooms! Companies are getting really creative with jerky these days, bringing to life flavorful, chewy jerky made entirely from plants. You can see several of the most popular vegan jerky brands below.  Vegan…

Peet’s Coffee Is Serving Up Vegan Pumpkin Lattés This Fall

Sad story. Starbucks can’t make their popular Pumpkin Spice Latté vegan in the U.S., even when you swap out cow’s milk for soy or almond milk. Why? The second ingredient in the pumpkin spice sauce is condensed skim milk. So in fact, even if you’re lactose intolerant, you should steer clear of this Starbucks fall favorite. …

What’s the very best vegan cheddar cheese on the market today? Four of the most widely available vegan cheddar cheese brands come head-to-head in this episode of: Battle of the Cheeses! We set up a blind taste-test with three judges: an omnivore, a brand-new vegan, and a longtime vegan. Our hope was that this would give…

Vegan Eggs Are Finally Here—Watch the New “Just Egg” Scramble

We’ve got plant-based meat that looks, feels, and tastes just like animal meat. We’ve got milk of every kind that’s healthier and more delicious than a mother cow’s mammary gland secretions. We’ve got vegan cheese that melts, stretches, and gives that comforting flavor we all crave on our pizza, sandwiches, and beyond. The final frontier of vegan…

The “Best of Vegan” Food Guide

Hello, friends! I’ve been meaning to put this resource together for years. Finally, here it is! I know the vast array of vegan brands and products you’ll find on grocery store shelves can feel overwhelming when you’re first making the switch—especially when you know that many of the products out there are ahhh-mazing, but some are…well,…

Vegan Product Explosion At Natural Products Expo West

The Natural Products Expo West is the world’s largest natural foods tradeshow that takes place every year in Anaheim, California. I’ve been going for many years, and it’s been exciting to watch the natural foods landscape evolve over the past decade. One of the biggest trends this year was vegan food. It seemed like every booth…