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  • A vegan who chewed up the Pacific Crest Trail

    A vegan who chewed up the Pacific Crest Trail
    A vegan diet: That's what Santa Monica College track coach Joshua Garrett credits for helping him traverse the famed Pacific Crest Trail and possibly setting a record doing it. The rugged 2,650-mile trail runs from the border of Mexico to Canada,...
  • National Taco Day: Jonathan Gold's favorite vegetarian tacos

    National Taco Day: Jonathan Gold's favorite vegetarian tacos
    St. Swithin's Day? Tu B'Shvat? Around here, the most important holiday of the year is National Taco Day, declared by the most sacred of public relations consortiums to be an occasion where every man, woman and child in America may enjoy the taco of his or...
  • Easy dinner recipes: Vegetarian Mexican ideas for Meatless Monday

    Easy dinner recipes: Vegetarian Mexican ideas for Meatless Monday
    Though many Mexican dishes revolve around meat, there are a wealth of vegetarian options, as Lorenza Muñoz explored in her article on Mexican vegetarian dishes for Food not too long ago. She wrote, "Indeed, Mexicans love their meat, and the cuisine is...
  • Love cats, eat cows?

     Love cats, eat cows?
    We Americans like to think of ourselves as animal lovers. But is this claim true? One way to answer this question is to follow the money. According to government, industry and interest group stats, we spend about $50 billion on our pets annually and...
  • Vegan finds silver lining in shutdown. But people are animals too.

    Vegan finds silver lining in shutdown. But people are animals too.
    The government shutdown has furloughed federal employees, who’ve been left to figure out how to survive on no paycheck. (Thankfully, there are some good Samaritans out there.) It’s hurt the economy around D.C., where restaurants and...
  • Kim Kardashian losing weight on 2,000-calories-a-day diet

    Kim Kardashian losing weight on 2,000-calories-a-day diet
    Kim Kardashian is setting the Internet on fire today and it has nothing to do with the paparazzi, or Kanye West, or their new baby girl, or Kris and Bruce Jenner calling it quits. No, Kim Kardashian is setting the Internet on fire today because she is...
  • Robin Quivers says a vegan diet aided her recovery from cancer

    Robin Quivers says a vegan diet aided her recovery from cancer
    Robin Quivers was making all the news Monday morning while Howard Stern played sidekick, a role reversal that gave way to Quivers' discussion about her long-time battle with cancer.  Quivers underwent surgery last year to remove a large mass in her...
  • French-style cheese sandwiches at the new Crossroads Provisions

     French-style cheese sandwiches at the new Crossroads Provisions
    An aged cheese sandwich may not be the first item that comes to mind when you think of a vegan restaurant, but at chef Tal Ronnen's new Crossroads Provisions, it's all about the cheese -- nut cheese of course. He's slated to open Crossroads Provisions,...
  • The OC Fair: No shame in having deep-fried Oreos or pineapple rings, just share

    The OC Fair: No shame in having deep-fried Oreos or pineapple rings, just share
    Some things are sacred. Like fair food. Cheesy bacon bombs, Krispy Kreme sloppy Joes and deep-fried pineapple are just a few of the belly-busting items on the menu as summer fair season hits full swing: The Orange County Fair opens Friday in Costa...
  • Ludo Lefebvre, Funny or Die video poke fun at Cafe Gratitude, Red Medicine

    Ludo Lefebvre, Funny or Die video poke fun at Cafe Gratitude, Red Medicine
    Vegan food in L.A. is all about sunshine, smiles, peace, love and unicorns right? Not when you're in a Funny or Die video.  Chef Ludo Lefebvre (Ludo Bites, Trois Mec) makes his comedic debut in the new Funny or Die video "Cafe Attitude," which pokes fun...
  • Fort Collins, Colo., might be the happiest place on Earth

    Fort Collins, Colo., might be the happiest place on Earth
    If you've walked Disneyland's Main Street, U.S.A., Fort Collins, Colo., might seem familiar: Its downtown served as one of the inspirations for the theme-park thoroughfare. But Fort Collins, a Civil War-era U.S. Army post, is anything but saccharine....