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First Ever MN Veg Fest

Last week, Compassionate Action for Animals announced that it will host the first ever Twin Cities Veg Fest in Minnesota next summer. Attendees can expect to interact… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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All-American Vegan Sliders

Celebrate Labor Day and bid summer adieu with these delicious—and adorable—mini-burgers! Even your most carnivorous friends won’t be able to pass up these teeny, tiny, grilled vegan burgers topped with fresh veggies and served on rolls. Read full article at living.peta.org
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Summer Squash

Summer Squash Ingredients (use vegan versions): 2 tablespoons olive oil, or earth balance/olive oil combo 1 to 2 cloves fresh garlic, minced 1 small onion, sliced 3 tablespoons thinly sliced fresh ginger 1 medium to large yellow summer squash, cubed, partially skinned or skin on 2 cups vegetable broth if eaten as soup, or 1 […]
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High Temps Kill Farm Animals

Scorching summer temperatures have killed tens of thousands of chickens and turkeys this week. According to the Associated Press, 50,000 chickens died at a… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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Fashion Friday: Sunny Day Staples

Summer’s here! Temperatures are soaring, so keep your cool and have some fun in the sun (or have it made in the shade) with these warm-weather wardrobe essentials. Throw on a sundress, shield yourself from the sun with a… Read full article at living.peta.org
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Low-Cook Summer Recipe: Tabbouleh!

Recipe submitted by LooiXIV, 07/06/11 Low-Cook Summer Recipe: Tabbouleh! Ingredients (use vegan versions): 2 cups bulgur 4 cups boiling water 4 cups tomato, chopped (5 plum tomatoes) 5 cups cucumber, chopped (I used 1 1/2 medium cucumbers) 3 cups parsley, finely chopped 1/2 cup mint, finely chopped 2 lemons, juiced 3 tablespoons olive oil 4 […]
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Savory Summer Peach and Avocado Salsa for July 4th

Excerpted from: Vegans Know How to Party OVER 465 VEGANS RECIPES, INCLUDING DESSERTS, APPETIZERS, AND MAIN DISHES By Chef Nancy Berkoff, RD Purchase a copy for $25.00 here Savory Summer Peach and Avocado Salsa Serves 10 2 cups diced fresh, ripe, pitted peaches (not peeled) 2 cups diced fresh, ripe, pitted, peeled apricots 2 Tablespoons […]
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Summer Streets

Get on outside this summer and enjoy the nice weather while getting some exercise! NYC Department of Transportation presents Summer Streets NYC 2010; an effort to promote outdoor recreation and eco-friendly transportation. http://www.allny.com/blogs/todo/stuff-to-do/gear-up-for-summer-streets-august-7-14-and-21/
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Classic Guacamole

Dig in to this flavorful dip for a good-for-you summer snack. Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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Braised Baby Artichokes with Fennel and Cherry Tomatoes – Recipe

Baby artichokes love, love, love to be braised. It gives them the opportunity to develop multiple levels of flavor: the browned flavors from an initial sear, the mellow sweetness of the tender artichoke heart, and slow infusion with aromatics. Artichokes are mostly associated with Mediterranean flavors, and I didn’t see any reason to swim against […]
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