9 Best Blenders for Green Smoothies

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Green smoothies are smoothies made with raw, green, leafy vegetables like spinach, kale, or even collard greens, usually with some fruits added. They’re a great way for you  get the vitamins and minerals that you need, especially if you’re a bit of a picky eater and don’t really like eating your vegetables. An added bonus is that if they’re pureed ... Read More »

12 Tips For Raising Vegan Children

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Worried that the dead animal filled food you are no longer consuming is poisoning your dear children? You should be! Don’t despair, children can be vegan too. But it isn’t always a walk in the park. 1. Bring food. Raising vegan children is no piece of cake. Literally, that birthday cake at their friend’s party is probably not vegan. So ... Read More »

5 Tips on How to Start an Organic Garden

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Organic gardening, or gardening without the use of synthetic herbicides and pesticides, can produce food that has more nutrients, taste, and antioxidant activity. It should be no surprise then that people are increasingly switching over from growing their gardens with man-made chemicals to doing it organically. But how exactly did this interest in organic gardening begin? First of all, you ... Read More »

20 Amazing Benefits of Going Vegan

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How will changing to a vegan lifestyle benefit you? Perhaps you have recently decided to transition to a vegan lifestyle, you jumped in with both feet, or are reluctant to commit, but you might be wondering what’s in it for you. Here are some great benefits to going vegan.  1. You save countless animal lives. This is often the most ... Read More »

13 Ways to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

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There is a large body of data and informed opinions from scientists of many different disciplines that all say the same thing: Global Climate Change is real, and humans are the cause.  More specifically anthropogenic (meaning “originating from humans”) climate change is largely thought to have been caused by our ever increasing use of fossil fuels to produce and fuel ... Read More »