2015 NYCVFF Charity Beneficiary The 2015 charity beneficiary is Evolve for Animals. We are proud to support Evolve for Animals and promote their hands-on outreach and animal advocacy efforts.
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Get Close To Authors, Visionaries, Heroes! Seen here: Gene Baur, founder of Farm Sanctuary.
May 21, 2014
Product Review: Nutiva Hemp Protein After being asked where I get my protein from for the millionth time (it ain’t easy being a plant-based personal trainer in NYC), the next question is sometimes “Which protein powders do you use?” I personally use a few different protein […]read more
May 3, 2014
A Daily Diet of Civil Rights Civility at the dinner table has long been a value of mine. Taking care not to speak ill of others, engage in arguments, or discuss disturbing news contributes to a pleasant dining experience. Increasingly, though, I’ve come to view it as much more than having decent manners and […]read more
April 18, 2014
First, the good news. The New York Times ran a prominent story about the company “Beyond Meat,” and the story highlighted the fact that the flavor and texture of the company’s plant-based chicken strips are indistinguishable from the taste of the charred flesh of an actual slaughtered bird. This is progress. So what’s the bad […]read more
April 8, 2014
Establishment: Jivamukti Meal: Supergreen Salad -Spirulina, coleslaw, romaine lettuce, spinach, millet, One of the coolest places to grab a bite and relax in the city is the Jivamukti cafe, located in Union Square. I’m not much of a spiritual […]read more
March 31, 2014
Three Steps for Finding the Perfect Vegan Wedding Vendors By Sarah Prager Congratulations on your engagement! Besides your in-laws, some of the new people you’ll be inviting into your life are your wedding vendors. Finding the right people to entrust with your plans for your big days can be stressful, but using these three strategies […]read more