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WWE Champ Daniel Bryan Wins PETA2 Most Animal-Friendly Athlete Award

I’m always excited to hear about high level athletes who adopt a vegan lifestyle. So when Peta2 announced their winners for this year’s Libby Awards, I was curious to check out the results. WWE World Heavyweight Champion Daniel Bryan won in the Most Animal-Friendly Athlete category. Bryan originally turned to veganism in 2009 to tackle...

Tomato Rice Pilaf Recipe

A delicious rice dish is always great to accompany a hearty meal. Here’s a simple rice pilaf dish that uses diced tomatoes. This vegetarian side dish can be enjoyed by all – next to grilled eggplants or a chicken dish for the omnivores and such. This rice dish takes about 10 minutes to prep. Then...

A Savory Tomato Quick Bread Recipe

Tomatoes in a quick bread? I’ve never tried that before, until now. I came across this recipe for Spicy Tomato Bread from the Red Gold Recipe Collection. It looked like a very simple and easy recipe with basic ingredients that you’d probably already have in your pantry – a can of tomatoes, bunch of spices,...

Green Holiday Festival Highlights

The past Sunday, the first Green Holiday Festival, organized by the US VegCorp, took place at The Altman Building in Chelsea to benefit For The Animals Sanctuary. Over 50 vendors and exhibitors set up shop to share their products that are not just unique and creative, but also eco-friendly and sustainable. This included animal friendly...

Green Holiday Festival in NYC – Dec 11

The first annual Green Holiday Festival will be held on Sunday, December 11, 2011 in New York City! Brought to you by the same people behind the NYC Vegetarian Food Festival, this one-day Winter holiday festival will feature various gift vendors and exhibitors showcasing cruelty-free and environmental friendly and sustainable products. There will be food...

Aaron Simpson, Vegetarian, Wins at UFC 136

UFC 136 is happening right now. Among the names on the fight card, there’s Aaron Simpson, a fighter fueled by a vegetarian diet and a supporter of animal rights. Earlier this evening, he won his fight against Eric Schafer, proving once again that vegetarians can kick butt too. Aaron Simpson did an interview with peta2...