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Vegan Olympic Figure Skater Meagan Duhamel Dishes on How She Took Home the Gold On Plants

Plant-based athletes all around the world are crushing the old myth that vegans are weak and scrawny. In fact, countless athletes have been making headlines as they share that they feel better than ever and have seen their fitness improve after ditching meat and dairy in favor of plants. Many are top-performing vegan athletes like…

Top 5 Vegan Hiking Boots for Plant-Powered Adventurers

As you’ve probably experienced, it can be pretty hard to find entirely vegan hiking boots. Synthetic boots are relatively easy to come by, but finding out whether the glue is animal based or not can be tricky-especially when the brands themselves don’t really know. So to make it easier, I’ve whittled my ultimate list of…

Smashing The “Weak Vegan” Stereotype One Rep at a Time

Like most vegans today, I was the furthest thing from veganism at birth. Born in Canada to Italian immigrants, famous dishes like pizza, lasagna, and pasta with meat sauce often graced my family table growing up. Looking back on things, all I can think is “Yikes!” but unfortunately it was the reality of the situation.…