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Vegan Restaurants Around the U.S.

These vegan restaurants were recently added to our online restaurant guide. To find restaurants in your area, visit: http://www.vrg.org/restaurant/index.php. The Cosmic Coconut 5101 Sanderlin Ave., Ste. 104B, Memphis, TN 38117 (901) 729-7134 Vegan/organic/juice bar/café. The Cosmic Coconut is best known for its smoothies and juices with such cheery names as ‘Peace, Love & Pears’ and […]
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A Better Way to Shop Online

Get your holiday shopping done and make donations to your favorite nonprofit, all at the same time! iGive.com allows members to shop more than 900 online stores—including Amazon, Best Buy, L.L.Bean, Macy’s, Sears, and Toys ‘R’ Us—as they normally would. However, a portion of each purchase goes to an organization that the member chooses. The […]
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Vegan Dining While in Mexico (Photos)

Eating vegan while traveling, especially abroad, may seem challenging at first. But take it from a seasoned traveler: Eating vegan while on the road is one of the best parts of any trip! You already know how easy it is to eat “American-Mexican” food, but what about the truly authentic, south of the border, flavorful staples […]
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Vegan Restaurants Around the U.S.

These vegan restaurants were recently added to our online restaurant guide. To find restaurants in your area, visit: http://www.vrg.org/restaurant/index.php Cornbread Café 1290 W. 7th Ave., Eugene, OR 97401 (541) 505-9175 Vegan/café. Cornbread Café offers all sorts of vegan comfort food. Come and enjoy dishes like Mac-Un-Cheese or “Phish” Sticks. Open Tuesday through Saturday for lunch […]
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Masala-Tofu Veggie Burgers

In India, veggie burgers are prepared in a multitude of ways. For instance, frankies, kati rolls, vada pav, and aloo tikki are all forms of veggie burgers. I decided to make my version of a veggie burger a little Indian (spiced with cumin and curry leaves) and a little American (served on a hearty roll). […]
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Vegan Coffee Creamers

Some mornings, a hot cup of coffee is the only motivation I need to get out of bed. Even on the days I don’t need it, I still want it. Suffice it to say, I really love coffee. When it comes to coffee creamers, I like mixing it up with different brands and flavors—and with […]
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Plant-Based, Protein-Packed Foods

Worried that as a vegetarian or vegan, you won’t get enough protein? With tons of plant-based protein-rich foods available, getting enough protein in your diet is actually a cinch. You might be surprised to learn that protein can be found in a variety of sources, including grains, beans, lentils, nuts and seeds, vegetables, and even fruit! Just […]
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Get Schooled at Nasoya’s Tofu U

Tofu is arguably the most iconic—and most misunderstood—of all vegetarian foods. I’ll admit it: I was vegetarian for about two years before I ever gave tofu a chance. Boy, was I missing out! Lucky for you, Nasoya is “schooling you” on this famous food, which is perfect for any occasion! Read full article at living.peta.org
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Eight Things You Can Do Today to Help Animals

Has this ever happened to you? You read about some wonderfully heroic thing that someone “out there” does and you wonder why you aren’t out there doing great things too? We read about how activists unveiled a flag on a national monument and we think, “Why can’t I do something like that?” We watch Ingrid E. […]
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VegDocs

There is a new website that wants to make it easier to connect vegetarians and vegans with veg-friendly doctors. To achieve this, they are trying to build a free registry of physicians who are veg-friendly. To submit names or check out the site, please go to: www.VegDocs.com. Read full article at www.vrg.org
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