Category Archives: Veganism/Animal Issues

Final Snapshots from Europe

Greetings All – Just finished up this quick European run, so I figured I would share a few more final images, thoughts, reflections, etc. We had a great time over there.  The audiences were warm and receptive, and the band … Continue reading

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Quick Check-In from Europe…

Hey Gang – Checking in from the road real quick… thought I would share a few snippets from life out here. I recognize that posts have been sparse lately… but then again, so has any kind of extra time!  This … Continue reading

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Supplements: Sorting Through the Madness

Nutritional supplements are a multi-billion dollar business, and it would be hard to think of another industry that offered the same double-whammy of misinformation and false promises.  Seriously.  That doesn’t mean that they are all useless.  It just means that … Continue reading

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World Vegan Day – November 1st

Yes, friends – November 1st is World Vegan Day.  So I just thought I would cover a few things relative to the philosophy. Origins of the Word: Donald Watson coined the term vegan in 1944 when he co-founded the British … Continue reading

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Keeping Your Companion Animals Safe For Halloween

Hey everyone – Covered this one a couple Halloweens ago, but thought it would serve as a timely reminder: Here are a few quick tips to ensure that your companion animals remain as safe and stress-free as possible for Halloween. … Continue reading

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The Gradual Mainstreaming of Veganism

Hey All – Had to jump out of town for a last-minute trip today and found myself at the Baltimore airport on a lengthy layover.  I had some of my usual travel food and snacks with me, but thought I … Continue reading

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Being Vegan: Exploring a Few Common Quandaries

Hey Everybody – Thank you all for your recent input and responses (and Facebook friends, too!).  Occasionally, questions or comments will pop up in a response section of a particular post and I’ll elect to respond to them here in … Continue reading

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Beware: Low-Carb Diet Insanity Continues…

Los Angeles.  8-8-10.  7:12 AM.  Headline News.  Dr. Sanjay Gupta.  CNN’s Fit Nation.  I do not believe what I just saw and heard. Right before bedtime this morning (yes, forever the night owl…), I happened upon a disturbing piece of … Continue reading

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Mila the Miracle Kitty – One Year Later!

Friends, it’s been almost one year since I did those posts on Mila, the barely-alive kitty who my friends and I rescued from a local shelter.  The Militant (great friend and rescue partner on this excursion) received a fantastic update … Continue reading

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Super Food-Chain Nutrition

Hey All – For today’s entry, I just wanted to mention somewhat of a reinvented take I’ve had on a familiar theme.  Obviously, I’m a huge proponent of the vegan diet and have done numerous entries here based around the … Continue reading

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