Traveling Europe as a Vegan-It’s Manageable

Traveling Europe as a Vegan-It’s Manageable

You finally did it! You booked your flight to Europe and you’re set to travel in June! The first concern you have: How will I honor my vegan diet while traveling around Europe? I can tell you from my own traveling experience that it’s not as hard as it seems! After I graduated from university, […]

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  March 18, 2018   2 comments
NOT VEGAN: A Disappointing Expose

NOT VEGAN: A Disappointing Expose

Anyone who is vegan knows that animal products seem to show up everywhere.  Regardless of whether or not it is necessary, manufacturers seem to love to throw in animal-derived ingredients in the most innocuous-seeming products.  In this article, we expose 10 of these products that are not vegan to make you a more informed consumer.   […]

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  January 23, 2018   No comments
Vegan: Making Sense of an Often-Confusing Decision

Vegan: Making Sense of an Often-Confusing Decision

Why Vegan? A lot of people can benefit from an article on the rationale behind why someone would become vegan.  Perhaps you’re not vegan but are interested in becoming one.  Or perhaps you don’t want to go vegan, but you’re kind enough not to demand that your vegan coworkers explain themselves to you.  Regardless of […]

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  January 16, 2018   No comments
How Not to Die Cookbook Review… Summary: Mmmm!

How Not to Die Cookbook Review… Summary: Mmmm!

For all you Dr. Greger fans out there, you may recall this post in November.  In it, we recommended The How Not to Die Cookbook as a gift idea for your favorite vegan.  We made this recommendation because Dr. Greger’s first book, titled How Not to Die, was a New York Times Bestseller.  Dr. Greger’s first […]

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  January 9, 2018   No comments
Resolutions in 2018: Being a Better Vegan!

Resolutions in 2018: Being a Better Vegan!

It’s that time of year again when we set off on a journey to personal development.  For many, New Year’s resolutions are an opportunity to kickstart a weight loss regime.  But for vegans, weight loss is less likely to be necessary.  What, then, are good resolutions for vegans? Below I list my top four, vegan-specific […]

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  January 2, 2018   No comments
Compassionate Children: Humane Education 101

Compassionate Children: Humane Education 101

When I was in college I babysat a lot of children.  One summer day, I was outside playing with a five-year-old boy named Isaac. As Isaac ran along the sidewalk, he came upon a giant ant hill.  Worried that he was going to smash it, I shouted, “Hey, watch out for the ants!”  He stopped […]

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  December 20, 2017   No comments
Animal Testing and Cruelty-Free Shopping

Animal Testing and Cruelty-Free Shopping

Let’s face it, shopping is hard.  In the not-too-distant past,  it was easier.  We didn’t always worry about whether our food was organic, whether our clothes were made by foreign children, or whether the toaster we chose has the highest average ratings on Amazon.   Speaking of Amazon, we also didn’t worry about how our […]

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  December 12, 2017   No comments
Vegan a la Cheap: Plant-Based on a Budget

Vegan a la Cheap: Plant-Based on a Budget

Among the multitude of myths surrounding veganism is the insidious belief many have that to eat vegan is inherently expensive.  People who believe this often cite it as an excuse not to go vegan- either because they claim they could not afford it themselves, or because they say that they don’t want to be an […]

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  December 5, 2017   No comments
Gifts for Your Favorite Animal-Loving Vegan

Gifts for Your Favorite Animal-Loving Vegan

Thanksgiving has passed, the leftovers are gone, and your relatives have returned to their respective homes.  This can only mean one thing: time for holiday shopping! As you begin your search, you may wonder how to shop for your favorite animal-loving vegan.  Well, look no further!  We at Good Vegan have compiled five ideas for […]

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  November 30, 2017   1 comment