Biking the Baja Peninsula!

We have been planning our bicycle trip on the Baja divide mountain bike route for the past year and are now only weeks away from departure. Meal planning has been our biggest worry because we don't want to compromise our values during the 2 month ride. Our first plan was to ship boxes of food …

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Carrot Dogs: delicious, cruelty free dogs

This recipe is a great alternative to hot dogs and in my opinion even tastier. After all a hot dog is just a vehicle for condiments anyway. I’m telling you, there is really nothing that exists in the animal flesh world of food that cannot be made just as tasty with plants, and this vegan …

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Would you risk your life for an Elephant?

This is something that African Wildlife rangers are doing everyday to protect elephants from poachers. Rangers often work for little reward or recognition, risking and regularly losing their lives to protect the world’s wildlife and its fragile ecosystems. A ranger is killed in the line of duty, on average, every three days – often violently at …

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Eat like you give a damn

Our planet is in serious trouble. In the past 40 years alone, we’ve lost over half of the world’s wildlife; there are more than 400 massive dead zones in the oceans, completely devoid of life due to our pollution; and there is currently more carbon dioxide into the atmosphere than there has ever been in …

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My first year as a Vegan

One year ago today I made the decision to truly open my heart and align my thoughts with my actions, opening my circle of compassion to include all beings on Earth. I made the decision that I would no longer support the suffering and death of others because I liked the taste of it and …

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Stop the Torture! Don’t support animal testing.

Animal testing is a dirty little secret that is happening behind the scenes in the name of science and needs to end. The testing is being carried out for companies to test products like chemicals, cleaners, skin care and other luxuries being sold but it is cruel and many times not providing any useful information …

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Spooky scary trash filled ghosts

Halloween is getting closer and what better to do than have a little fun by turning trash into some cute little ghosties? Instead of buying new decorations just stuff a plastic bag with some trash (possibly cleaned up off the street) and draw a "spooky" face on it. This is simple, easy and kids can …

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