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Trying veganism despite the reasons against it

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My interest in this blogger's recent decision to try veganism for thirty days is not so much in his decision to do so, as that sort of thing is happily popping up all over the web. It is more in how disinterested he was in trying it for so long. Read More »

Behind the Lines: David J. Parker

David J. Parker

Starting a veg association in any city is likely to be hard work, but starting one in the middle of cattle and oil country seems a little lentil, right? All bad jokes aside, David J. Parker and the folks at the Vegans & Vegetarians of Alberta Association have put some serious work into spreading the word about being veg, and the results have been great. Read More »

Prana gives us the spotlight

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The folks at Prana offered to give me a bit of a soapbox to talk about what T.O.F.U. does and why, and I'm happy to see that they are doing the same with numerous other organizations and people. Read More »

Ottawa VegFest 2011

National Capital Vegetarian Assoc. VegFest 2010

I was approached a little while ago by the kind folks of the National Capital Vegetarian Association to donate a few items for their silent auction fundraiser. Read More »

Lentil as Anything: is it love?

Alright, maybe it’s just a crush since they’re not entirely vegan, and they are on the other side of the world, but I can be smitten for today, right? Lentil as Anything They have a “pay as you feel” policy, three locations, live music, artwork, films and they are quite active in their community. Oh yeah, […]

Are vegans extinct?

Taken from: Quarrygirl forums Saw this on ye olde Twitter today, and I figured it was an interesting point to touch on. For me, being vegan is about trying to reduce the number of products I purchase, consume, use, etc… that involve animals. I have not lost sleep over the idea that somewhere in the […]