Vegan Finds at the 2023 Sweets & Snacks Expo

Vegan Finds at the 2023 Sweets & Snacks Expo

After four long days working with the Upton’s Naturals team at the National Restaurant Association Show what better way to relax and unwind than walking across the street and attending another trade show? OK I would not recommend that exact use of time, but in...
The Bake and Destroy Cancer Zine

The Bake and Destroy Cancer Zine

UPDATE: Thank you to everyone who made this fundraising project such a success! We raised around $4,500 for Grind for Life this time around, bringing the grand total we’ve donated over the years to $26,000. A very small amount of physical copies of the first...
Where To Buy CM Punk’s Abortion Rights Shirt

Where To Buy CM Punk’s Abortion Rights Shirt

I decided to make a quick post about where to buy the “Abortion Rights Are Human rights” shirt CM Punk wore in Texas this week because I’ve been asked on every social media platform I’m on. You can buy it from Raygun, and it comes in two...
My Favorite Vegan Shoes

My Favorite Vegan Shoes

I’ve been posting Veganuary tips on my Instagram all month, and have covered a lot of basics from “no, you won’t die of protein deficiency” to vegan makeup brands. I’ve avoided vegan shoes as a topic because personal style varies so much,...
Chicago’s Best Vegan Eats

Chicago’s Best Vegan Eats

*Updated 1/28/24* Chicago has a plethora of vegan and vegan-friendly restaurants. If you’re a Chicagoan, or a frequent visitor you’ll find some classics on this list, but you might find a few options you didn’t know about. Ritual Pastry offers a...
Juicy Marbles Blocked Me On Instagram

Juicy Marbles Blocked Me On Instagram

Content warning: Anti-Asian racism, racist imagery Sometime in 2022 I started following a Slovenian-based vegan meat company called Juicy Marbles. Their hyper-realistic soy steaks caught my eye on Instagram, and I even went so far as to turn on post notifications...
Friday Five: Mailbox Holidays

Friday Five: Mailbox Holidays

I hate the holidays. Sorry, was that an aggressive way to start a post about vegan holiday foods that can be shipped to your door? Let me try again. I hate the holidays. Hm. I don’t know I guess I just hate the holidays. Anyway, because I hate them, I have no...
I Co-Hosted Keep On Cookin’

I Co-Hosted Keep On Cookin’

Over the summer my dear friends Dustin Harder and David Rossetti spent a whole week in Chicago working and exploring the city. While they were in town, we got up bright and early to record an episode of Dustin’s vegan cookbook exploration podcast Keep On...
Friday Five: Pumpkin Spice Til Death

Friday Five: Pumpkin Spice Til Death

As of post time, we are less than 48 hours away from the first day of October, aka Halloween Month. That means we’re celebrating all things pumpkin spice and ignoring all the haters who have made it their life’s mission to suck the fun out of everything....