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This chickpea salad is a healthier spin on traditional tuna salad. As people are learning that tuna fish can be loaded with toxic mercury that has built up in their flesh from our polluted oceans, many people are looking for better alternatives. Enter: the chickpea! This easy vegan chickpea “tuna” salad has the flavor and…

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…

In today’s World of Vegan video we tackle the question: Is sugar vegan? Sugar comes from the sugar cane plant (and sometimes other plants such as beets), so sugar in itself is vegan. But you may have heard that white table sugar has often been filtered through “bone char” (burned animal bones) which helps turn the…

According to The Vegan Society, veganism is “a way of living which seeks to exclude, as far as is possible and practicable, all forms of exploitation of, and cruelty to, animals for food, clothing or any other purpose.” For most, this starts with the most obvious: food. Cut the meat, dairy, eggs, and honey and…

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…

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…