Demystifying Shirataki Noodles

Shirataki Noodles

Creepy White Noodle Thingies Shirataki noodles are made from yams. The shirataki yam has a firm, yet gelatinous texture- which is something that most American palates are not used to. For readers who have eaten tripe, it’s like that, but softer. I realize that is not a ringing endorsement for most of you. In Japan, […]

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Single Serve Lip Balm Recipe

Single Serve Lip Balm Recipe

I have seen so many lip balm recipes on the internet, it makes my head spin. Every recipe seems to be for huge batches of lip balm. I don’t know about you but I don’t need like, 10 tubes of homemade lip balm just sitting in my house. It suddenly got cold here in Chicago […]

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How to Go Vegan

Go Vegan

Go Vegan! When you decide you want to go vegan, it can be overwhelming at first. Being vegan is much easier than you think. It just takes a bit of learning and discipline. Our society fears discipline. We are so used to convenience. What you will realize once you become vegan is that convenience comes […]

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My Vegan Strategy: Part 2

Vegan Strategy Part 2

Understanding the Aggression As much as I get where they are coming from, it still hurts my feelings when people react badly to my veganism. It hurts to know that people are so brainwashed. It hurts when people lash out at you for doing something that has a positive influence in this fucked up world. […]

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My Vegan Strategy: Part 1

Vegan Strategy

Everybody’s Got an Opinion I never knew that when I became vegan that almost everyone would have an opinion about it. Who knew that people would get angry with me or even aggressive- just because I chose not to eat meat and dairy? If you are new to veganism, get ready to answer a lot of questions. Get […]

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