Couple Transforms Their Lives, Creates Healthy Lifestyle Business

This article was written by Tiffany Janay, one of the creators of Organic Blood, a healthy lifestyle company which has recently relocated to Atlanta. My name is Tiffany Janay, and seven years ago my husband, Malik Zakee, and I decided to quit our jobs and never go back so that we could be full-time free […]

Sunday, July 21st, 2013

Nothing Stops John Lewis, Bad Ass Vegan

John Lewis weighed 315 lbs. as a freshman in high school.  By senior year of college, this 6’5” man got down to 225 lbs and 7% body fat. During graduate school, digestive problems led him to a doctor who urged giving up meat for 30 days.  After two weeks of avoiding meat, Lewis had become […]

Sunday, August 21st, 2011

Raw Food Teacher Brightens San Diego

Joan Jackson weighed 300 pounds about six years ago and said she was “working on diabetes, heart attack and stroke.”  When her son nearly fell down an escalator and she couldn’t move to protect him, she catapulted herself into a lifestyle change, going vegan, organic and mostly raw.  In two years Joan lost 150 pounds, […]

Saturday, July 23rd, 2011

Foreue Cruelty-Free Products Pamper Perfectly

I have been thoroughly enjoying pampering myself with Foreue (pronounced “for you”) natural skin and personal care products lately. Foreue’s wide range of products are vegan and cruelty-free (not tested on animals and containing no animal by-products). I’ve had the pleasure of using LeMudd Clay Masque, which makes your skin feel smooth and clean, and […]

Saturday, July 9th, 2011

African-American Experts Promote Vegan Health and Lifestyle

People of all backgrounds are vegetarians, and within the African-American community some people deserve recognition for their contributions to the veggie movement.  It has been said there are over 1.5 million African-Americans in the U.S. who are vegetarian, so it is vital to have leaders who can guide this growing population. Bryant Terry is one […]

Monday, December 28th, 2009

Famous Vegetarians Who Are Amazing Athletes

A few prominent misconceptions have lingered over the years about vegans and vegetarians, despite their diets increasing in popularity.  First we often hear “how do you get enough protein?” Along with that may come remarks that those abstaining from meat look emaciated. Both myths are blown out of the water by Kenneth G. Williams, Robert […]

Friday, October 30th, 2009

The Blooming of Leo Flowers, a Veggie Comedian

Leo Flowers, who went from counseling married couples and inmates through a Master’s program to sassy stand-up comedian, delivers candid insights that make us ponder, “I should have thought of that!” Flowers is blossoming not only in his career — having toured the U.S. for seven years — but in his personal journey. He frequents […]

Sunday, September 20th, 2009

A Vegetarian Fitness Trainer and Healer

Jerome Gross, who was raised in San Diego, has been sharing his gifts as a healer, yoga teacher and fitness expert with his Southern California community since 1995. As the adage goes, “healer, heal thyself.” Gross strongly models keeping in shape physically and emotionally. Six days a week, he does 1.5 hours of core fitness […]

Saturday, September 5th, 2009