Posts tagged as: products

Highlights From The 2015 Natural Products Expo West!

March 23rd, 2015 - posted under: Furthermore » Reviews

How many vegans can you fit in a photo booth? (featuring Conscious Chris, The Vegan Zombie, The [other] Vegan Zombie, Michelle from Vegan Break, Jill from Vegan Cuts, Jackie from Vegan Yak Attack, The Sexy Vegan, Kylie from Fellowship Of The Vegetable, and many more!) I did it! I FINALLY made it to Expo West! [...]

What We’ve Been Eating? Well, Chocolate. Lots And Lots Of Chocolate. Book Review Time! “Superfoods For Life: Cacao” by Matt Ruscigno

October 21st, 2014 - posted under: Furthermore » Reviews

Oh hello, book-all-about-chocolate. Let’s be friends. So recently MattRuscigno, my ex-vegan-investigating partner in crime, asked me to review his new book, Superfoods For Life: Cacao. And I was like OH TWIST MY ARM FINE, BUT ONLY BECAUSE WE’RE FRIENDSIES and then I ran away and I ate ALL THE CHOCOLATE. For research! But all joking [...]

Natural And Cruelty-Free Pest Control: Rats And Mice

September 3rd, 2014 - posted under: The Farm » Home

Okay, I’ll admit it. I had a rodent problem. Eek! But in my defense, it’s sort of inescapable here. I live near downtown, and right next to a creek. It’s that perfect buffer zone between the rural and the urban that’s an ideal breeding ground for city-friendly wild life. We have a raccoon family that [...]

Eco-Friendly Vegan Camping! Part III – Yosemite & “How To Be Vegan”

August 14th, 2014 - posted under: The Farm » Family

A good road trip always calls for a good book! Typically the drive from Sequoia National Park to Yosemite National Park should take somewhere around four hours – or closer to five if you’re operating under traveling-with-4-year-old conditions. But when we made the trip Yosemite was on fire. Multiple fires in fact. And so we [...]

Eco-Friendly Vegan Camping! Part II – A Few Of My Favorite Natural Products

August 13th, 2014 - posted under: The Farm » Family

Our creekside campsite at Sequoia National Park, early morning. Our first official morning of camping, Waits woke up early with the birds. I was still exhausted, but Jeremy was kind enough to get up with the kiddo and begin the breakfasting. Later, he told me that those early mornings, working in the cold and quiet, [...]