Please, No More! 12 Vegan Food Launches That Are Wrecking Our Wallets

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2019 is already a big year for veganism and not just because The Economist predicted it. In the first month alone, mouthwatering products (think ricotta-stuffed tortellinis and dark chocolate sunflower butter cups) have debuted, fast-food restaurants have opened or announced plant-based options,…

Swedish Fish Debuts Vegan Gummy Hearts at Walmart for Valentine’s Day

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This week, iconic candy brand Swedish Fish relaunched its vegan heart-shaped gummy candies in time for Valentine’s Day. The candy has the same flavor and texture as the original Swedish Fish but is smaller than its fish-shaped counterpart. It is available in…

86-Year-Old Jessica Slaughter Beats Lifelong Obesity by Going Vegan

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Jessica Slaughter, an 86-year-old resident of St. Louis, MO, lost 120 pounds since adopting a plant-based diet in her 70s. “Even as a kid in Mississippi, I was always the fattest kid in the class. I got teased a lot,” Slaughter told…

37 Scientists Across 16 Countries Call for Radical Global Shift to Plant-Based Diet

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A group of 37 scientists from 16 countries published a comprehensive report this week in scientific journal The Lancet recommending an immediate global shift toward plant-based food consumption and production to avoid environmental catastrophe. For three years, the group reviewed relevant scientific…

Enjoy Citrus Fruit During the Winter! Here’s Some Recipes

Enjoy Citrus Fruit During the Winter! Here’s Some Recipes

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Debra Daniels-Zeller wrote a terrific recipe article featuring citrus fruit in an issue of Vegetarian Journal. It’s worth revisiting this piece during the winter. Debra explains the different types of citrus fruit available this time of year, offers 10 ways to use…

Vegan JUST Egg Replaces 2 Million Chicken Eggs

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California-based food technology startup JUST recently hit a milestone of selling more than 2 million JUST “eggs.” The statistic is based on the chicken-egg equivalency of JUST’s vegan mung bean-based scrambled eggs. The majority of sales of the egg replacer have occurred…