The Best Cruelty-Free Drugstore Beauty Dupes

The Best Cruelty-Free Drugstore Beauty Dupes

By Katie Lemons

Looking polished and put together does not have to break the bank. There are so many budget-friendly makeup products available that are surprisingly high quality. However, choosing to only buy from vegan makeup brands can prove to be an additional challenge. Most brands that test on animals are cheaper drugstore brands, so it can be hard to find products that work well and are cruelty-free. Here are the products that I have found that meet all of these criteria. Continue reading

7 Recipes For A Vegan Holiday Feast

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By Katie Lemons

Being a vegan can be hard, especially when living in a small town in the South. Lack of convenience is one of the biggest drawbacks. I can’t just go to a drive-thru and grab a vegan-friendly (albeit unhealthy) lunch and the selection of vegan/vegetarian foods at our local grocery stores is downright laughable.

The holidays are another time when being a vegan is challenging. Family members are confused about why you won’t eat these delicious mashed potatoes they spent so long making, drowning in butter and cheese. “You can eat this. It doesn’t have any meat.” Continue reading

5 Vegan Meals To Make This Summer

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By Kate Kole

I’d only made it through a third of the documentary, What The Health, last month before making up my mind. I was ready to make the transition from vegetarian to vegan. Or should I say, 90% vegan, because an all-or-nothing mindset and ultra-strict lifestyle has rarely worked for me.

I rummaged through our cupboards and fridge, taking stock of what we had on hand that would work within my new plan, and which items I’d need to say sayōnara to – like beloved mac & cheese (goodbye my love)! Continue reading

10 Soup Recipes To Keep You Warm All Winter

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By De & Kate

With winter in full swing, we’re often craving something hot to satisfy our appetites and nourish our bodies. While we have our tried and true go-to dishes that we make year after year, we’re always on the lookout for new recipes to add to our seasonal menus. Enter the MVP for the coldest months of the year: Soup!

These 10 delicious recipes are perfect way to warm up on the chilliest of evenings: Continue reading

5 Vegan Meals To Make This Month

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By Kate Hoffman

When people hear, “this is vegan!,” they tend to immediately pass on whatever is in front of them. The stereotypes of “no flavor!” and “what is this made of, grass?” are totally outdated and untrue! The internet has been a fabulous tool for vegans to unite and share the animal-free recipes that are near and dear to their hearts.

Check out our list of some of the best around: Continue reading