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April, 2015

Veganism and Christianity – Introduction

Veganism and Christianity – Introduction

In the Opinion/Editorial section of the Wall Street Journal recently there was an article captioned “Why This Rabbi Is Swearing Off Kosher Meat.”  It was an article by an Orthodox Jewish rabbi, Shmuly Yanklowitz, the author of six books on Jewish ethics.  In the article he explains why he was changing to a plant-based (vegan) […]

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  April 25, 2015   No comments
Got Indigestion? Go Dairy Free

Got Indigestion? Go Dairy Free

I recently learned about a woman who was just told – by a health care professional – that she has a “sensitivity” to dairy. “Millie” is about forty and has consumed dairy products her entire life. My reaction? A huge smile engulfed my face and I thought “lucky Millie.” I don’t know Millie, but I […]

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  April 25, 2015   No comments


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Vegan Men Say What?  Review of The Big Fat Surprise: Why Butter, Meat, and Cheese Belong in a Healthy Diet (Author Nina Teicholz; Published by Simon & Schuster, 2014)   Part I:  What I Like About the Book

Vegan Men Say What? Review of The Big Fat Surprise: Why Butter, Meat, and Cheese Belong in a Healthy Diet (Author Nina Teicholz; Published by Simon & Schuster, 2014) Part I: What I Like About the Book

A friend of mine recently told me that he saw an author on TV promoting meat, dairy and eggs as being healthy.  He wanted to know what I thought.  At first I thought he was mistaken, but then I saw a large article in the Wall Street Journal promoting the new book of Nina Teicholz, […]

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Learning to Cook Great Vegan Food

Learning to Cook Great Vegan Food

For those of you interested in developing your plant-based culinary skills, there is no time like the present.  I recently realized my dream of becoming a vegan chef! Before selecting my culinary school I looked into several programs and found that there are some great opportunities for learning plant-based cooking, both online and locally. I […]

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  April 25, 2015   No comments
“I Couldn’t Eat Vegan – or Could I”?

“I Couldn’t Eat Vegan – or Could I”?

Are you one of those people who really can’t imagine eating vegetarian, much less vegan?  You may be closer to eating a plant based/vegan diet than you think!  That’s because much of the food you now eat is already vegan, or could easily be made vegan.  Let’s take a look. Breakfast!  Do you eat cooked […]

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  April 6, 2015   No comments