Archive for the 'Green Living' Category

Eco-Friendly Cars Emerging

With the high price of gas and the worsening state of the environment, it’s hard to not be jazzed about buying an eco-friendly car. I liked this fun video by Eco-Vegan Gal, who joined Jason Wrobel at the L.A. Auto Show and did an informal review of the newest eco-conscious vehicles. The Ford Fusion was […]

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

The Urban Organic Gardener on Green Living and Real Food

Feature Interview – Reprinted from Vegan Mainstream, by Courtney Pool Several years ago Mike Lieberman started getting serious about growing his own food. He lived in a New York apartment, knew nothing about gardening, and had zero space that most people would think of as suitable for a garden. But he had a fire escape. […]

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

Some Earthy Happenings

I wanted to share a few exciting goings-on in the lovely spring month of April in seaside San Diego: From San Diego CityBeat: On Thursday, April 5, Sea Rocket Bistro’s serving up a $30, three-course prix-fixe vegetarian menu to help raise money for San Diego City College’s Urban Agriculture Program. The meal will feature produce […]

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

Children’s Book Supports New Breed of Healthy Kids

Article by author Ruby Roth There’s a new species of children roaming the earth. My seven year old step-daughter is one of them: she is a vegan, born and raised. She’s never had a bite of meat nor dairy nor eggs run through her digestive system. Imagine? She’s also never had an ear infection, stomach […]

Saturday, March 10th, 2012

Guest Blogger: Making a Veggie Connection

Reprinted from Vegan Mainstream – written by guest blogger Finding a vegetarian/vegan soul mate may have been daunting in the past, but the internet has made the world a smaller and friendlier place. Why online dating? You may spend years hoping to find that special person, but with online dating you could be presented with hundreds, […]

Monday, February 20th, 2012

Casa de Luz Brings Light to San Diego

The San Diego community has been awaiting the exciting day when Casa de Luz, an organic, plant-based “dining room” style restaurant with cooking classes would open. The day has come! This informative article by local writer Janice Stanger gives us the scoop on how the idea came to fruition! Reprinted from “The Perfect Formula Diet” […]

Friday, February 3rd, 2012

Ring in the New Year at Raw Spirit Festival, Phoenix

Article by Raw Spirit Festivals For the first time, Raw Spirit participants can bring in the New Year in an exquisite desert paradise just north of Phoenix, Arizona in the most elegant, sweetly-spiritual, healthful, cutting-edge, fun-loving, conscious, abundant, musical, interconnected way imaginable December 30, 2011 to January 1st, 2012 at Arizona’s most magnificent 5 star […]

Wednesday, December 21st, 2011

Featured Interview: Compassion Couture Cultivates Style

Reprinted from Vegan Mainstream, written by Jessi Stafford Compassion Couture is a brand spanking new start-up run by the ever-fashionable and driven sister team, Jill and Tracey Spiritus. While working in the “hustle and bustle of corporate America,” the sisters realized they wanted a little more, and subsequently redirected their focus with a stylish, animal-friendly site to […]

Monday, December 5th, 2011

Eco-friendly Pampering in San Diego

If you want a truly once-in-a-lifetime decadent experience, from having coconut oil and coffee poured onto your body to being given a hot shower while lying down, head over to Spa Velia in downtown San Diego! It was fun walking through downtown, surrounded with people and cars, and then feeling calmer within moments of stepping […]

Saturday, October 15th, 2011

San Diego Veg Week – Third Year of Fun!

By Teagen McClain, guest writer September 25 kicks off the third annual San Diego Veg Week when hundreds of people pledge to go vegetarian or vegan for one week.   Coordinated by APRL (The Animal Protection and Rescue League), Veg Week assists the newly veg and veg-curious alike in making healthy compassionate food choices. These days […]

Saturday, September 17th, 2011