The Incremental Nature of Goodness
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The Incremental Nature of Goodness

“You can’t do everything”. That’s a common refrain that I hear from people after I describe my reasons for being a vegan. It’s as if some folks challenge the notion of why one would even try to make a difference when our capacities are limited.  Indeed, it can feel overwhelming and never-ending to try to … Continue reading

Being the Most Effective Environmentalist
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Being the Most Effective Environmentalist

On the Impacts of Consuming Animal Products & Tips for Going Green. I’m about to challenge you on what could very well be one of your most near and dear everyday, lifelong habits. But it’s for very good reason, I assure you. And I do this for the sake of our planet. Hey, I wouldn’t really … Continue reading

Should all Feminists be Vegan?
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Should all Feminists be Vegan?

Happy International Women’s Day! My lovelies, perhaps you’ve noticed some faces missing at work today. Or, perhaps you’re seeing a lot more red outfits today than usual? Well, that’s because today is International Women’s Day and, for some who have the privilege to participate, it’s A Day Without Women. I enjoy that privilege—to have been given permission … Continue reading

Even If You Feel You Aren’t Making a Difference, You Are!
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Even If You Feel You Aren’t Making a Difference, You Are!

I’ve been a vegetarian for almost 15 years, and a vegan for 5. In all that time, I’ve tried so many tactics to persuade my peers, friends, and family to change their habits and follow a veg lifestyle as well. I’ve tried being the nice vegan who didn’t say anything. I tried being the informative … Continue reading

Feature | Moon Valley Farm + Farmer Emma
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Feature | Moon Valley Farm + Farmer Emma

We’ve got ‘farm country’ and urban farms, but what about suburban farms? A few years ago, I learned that a gal from my high school started a farm in her family’s backyard. I visualized this backyard—a place where I’d spent crisp evenings chatting with friends around a bonfire. I signed up for her Community Supported … Continue reading