Veganism and Weight Loss

Veganism and Weight Loss

I have struggled with my weight through my adolescence and my adult life. Unfortunately, like so many teenage girls, I struggled with body image and negative self-talk. I have come along way and continue to work on this. However, finding a comfortable weight continues...
Farm Sanctuary Visit

Farm Sanctuary Visit

Over the weekend, my family and I visited the Farm Sanctuary in Los Angeles. I have known of The Farm Sanctuary from some time now, and have always intended to visit. It was my animal-loving step-son who made this trip a reality. He saw a brochure for it when we...
5 Day Juice Cleanse Recipes + 21 Day Adventure Cleanse

5 Day Juice Cleanse Recipes + 21 Day Adventure Cleanse

I am still trying to get back on track after an extremely indulgent Winter break filled with tons of couch lounging and eating, eating & eating some more. This week I started introducing more Pitta pacifying foods into my diet and cutting out some of the things I...
LA Vegan Beer Fest 2014

LA Vegan Beer Fest 2014

This weekend I went to my version of heaven, the LA Vegan Beer & Food Fest. There was SO much delicious food and tons of beer tasting, plus, so many of my favorite people, in one place. It really does not get much better than that. Here is a quick summary of the...
Vegiversary

Vegiversary

March has usually been a month of examination and transformation, in my life. It may be something to do with the changing seasons, or transition to daylight savings time, but it seems that I am often making evaluations and alterations in my life, during this month....
A Review of Cruetly-Free Make-Up E.L.F.

A Review of Cruetly-Free Make-Up E.L.F.

I have to be honest and disclose that giving up my MAC make-up has been one of my hardest vegan tasks, yet. It has been a few months and I am still struggling to find make-up that is not tested on animals, but is still good quality. E.L.F. products were recommended to...