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WHEN MY FAMILY WANTS TO GO TO CICI’S PIZZA AND ALL I CAN EAT THERE IS SALAD

People tell me I’m overdramatic. I prefer the term “selectively passionate.” You’ve read the title of this post so you can make your own decision. Between protecting the environment, advocating for women’s rights, and collecting Anne Hathaway’s tears, I somehow still find time to fight for our right to vegan pizza. Continue reading

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Foodie Tuesday: Elizabeth Castoria Teaches Us “How to Be Vegan”

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Elizabeth Castoria, former editorial director of VegNews, has recently debuted her first book, How to Be Vegan. The title is a reflection of the intent of the book, in that it doesn’t just teach readers how to eat vegan, but live vegan as well. Continue reading

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iEG Crush: Sweet Maresa’s Vegan Macarons…Plus, A Giveaway!

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Did you know that there is a National Macaron Day? Technically, it was yesterday, but if you’ve ever indulged in a French Macaron (not it’s coconutty cousin, the macarOOn), then you will probably agree that it deserves more than a day. In honor of that, I’m declaring a week of Macaron obsession, and who better to feature on iEG Crush than the creator of the almighty VEGAN macaron, Sweet Maresa?! Continue reading

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Foodie Tuesday: Vegan on Vacation

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Full Disclosure: I’m writing this post with a margarita in my hand. Why? Because I’m in Mexico and I can do what I want. Three of my gal pals and I are spending Spring Break south of the border, and life could not be better, or more delicious. Continue reading

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Wellness Wednesday: Emotional vs. Mindful Eating

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Learn to eat mindfully. It’s a plan anyone can use. There’s no diet, no recipes or specific menus. It’s about being aware of your eating habits, the sensations you feel when you eat and experiencing food more intensely. Continue reading

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Foodie Tuesday: Indulging in Vegan Treats

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While most people are sticking to their health-conscious New Years’ Resolutions with the very last of their mental duct tape, I’m taking a break from my normal health freak disposition to indulge in some vegan dessert. While I visited my family over the holidays, I was lucky enough to check out a local vegan hotspot, Vegan Treats. Continue reading

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