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The Lusty Vegan: Your Oscars Themed Date Night – The Grand Budapest Beet Risotto

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Looking for something to cook on date night this weekend? This colorful hungarian-inspired vegan beet risotto makes the perfect Oscars pre-game meal! While risotto takes a bit of babysitting, this creamy treat is well worth it. Continue reading

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A Definitive Last Word on 12 Years a Slave

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12 years a slave could have only been told by non-Americans. That is to say Americans both black and white are just too close to the subject and spent too long avoiding the dialog about our shared homeland origins to do the story justice. When I saw it with my father back in Tacoma, WA there were a few times I almost walked out the theater, it a was a such an accurate depiction of what it must have been like to live through hell. Continue reading

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Pop Culture: Vegans Dominate Oscar Nominations


It’s that time of year again! Oscar nominations are out, and vegan movie lovers are thrilled. Four vegan actors have been nominated for Oscars this year! Let’s run through the list… Continue reading

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