It seems to be the case that the words "veganism" and "protein" are as closely linked as salt and pepper in the minds of nonvegans. Indeed, perhaps the most common question asked once it's revealed that someone is vegan is "where do you get your protein?" The answer, of course, is food. People get their … Continue reading Protein

Inside the USDA’s ‘Meatless Monday’ Debacle

Ed Murtagh, Sustainable Operations Manager at the USDA, had no idea what was coming one afternoon in late July 2012. He had just emailed to some colleagues a link to the latest โ€œGreening Headquarters Update,โ€ a monthly internal USDA newsletter about what fellow employees can do to reduce their impact on the environment. Soon after, … Continue reading Inside the USDA’s ‘Meatless Monday’ Debacle

Vegan Mac and Cheese

Macaroni and cheese is a classic meal that everyone loves. Here is a simple and quick VEGAN macaroni and cheese recipe that everyone will enjoy ๐Ÿ™‚   Ingredients: Pasta of your choice Vegan butter Vegan milk (unflavored) Daiya cheese shreds Seasonings of your choice Optional: Veggies (such as peas or broccoli) Directions: Step 1: Cook … Continue reading Vegan Mac and Cheese

Episode 3: “What The Health” and Health in Veganism

Episode 3 on "What the Health" and the Value of Health-based Advocacy In this episode Scout Hartley and I (Mike Favata) are joined by Evan Anderson, fellow founder of The Reasoned Vegan, who came up with the name independently. Evan's post on "What the Health" and the science behind the claims made in the film … Continue reading Episode 3: “What The Health” and Health in Veganism

Episode 2: What is Veganism?

Hey everybody. In this episode we are asking the fundamental question: What does vegan mean? We go beyond definitions and talk about what it means to be vegan in practical terms. We bob and weave through the different ways that one can practice a vegan lifestyle and what considerations should be made. Please join us … Continue reading Episode 2: What is Veganism?

Our Maiden Podcast!

This is the first episode of our podcast! It's a short discussion introducing the show and laying out what we'll be talking about. I am thrilled that this project is now under way and you get to listen! We also are on Facebook and Instagram, taking pictures of delicious, amazing food, so check us out. … Continue reading Our Maiden Podcast!