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Are Vegans More Confident? Eat Your Veggies and Love Your Self, “Why I’m Vegan” Viral Video

Are Vegans More Confident? Eat Your Veggies and Love Your Self, “Why I’m Vegan” Viral Video

There’s a video circulating the internet about veganism in the black community. It’s only 58 seconds long, but the knowledge spoken in the video by a man named Elijah Miles is timeless. In the video, he correlates self-love with eating healthy, specifically through a plant-based […]

The Weaning Process of a Single Mom: A blog feed.

The Weaning Process of a Single Mom: A blog feed.

Today is day two of my overall weaning process. I have no idea how long it will take, but I will update this daily until its completely done. I will know when the milks are truly no more when my daughter, Rylan, goes a day […]

The Life Cycle of a Vegan

The Life Cycle of a Vegan

  “The Life Cycle of a vegan isn’t the same as a normal measurement of a person’s life span. There’s a beginning but no end, just continual growth.”     Life Cycle is a What? A Life Cycle is the series of changes in the […]

What the Heck is Kwanzaa and Our First Christmas! (Nguzo Saba and Santa)

What the Heck is Kwanzaa and Our First Christmas! (Nguzo Saba and Santa)

What Kwanzaa and Christmas look like in my house: Kwanzaa Traditionally, I celebrate Kwanzaa only. As a kid, my family never participated in Christmas. Instead, we embraced our African Heritage on December 26-January 1. The Seven Principals of Kwanzaa were instilled in me as a […]

Why I’m Single, A Happiness Challenge

Why I’m Single, A Happiness Challenge

Before We Begin – Story time – Don’t Interrupt My Happiness Knock. Knock. Knock. Its 7pm. Downstairs neighbor: “I don’t mind the music, but the cartwheels and stomping needs to stop. You’re gonna knock my chandeliers down. The ceiling’s shaking.” Before this knock and (rude) […]

Vegan Baby Genius, Weekend Study Session

Vegan Baby Genius, Weekend Study Session

1 Year Old At 18 months, my daughter, Rylan, is genius! Or at least I think so! She potty trained, lovessss her veggies, counts to 13, and sings her ABCS. She also knows animal sounds. Most importantly, she is the happiest and most energetic baby […]

What It Looks Like To Be Black and Vegan on Thanksgiving

What It Looks Like To Be Black and Vegan on Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving. The holiday that brings family together to gather around food. The food is usually very meat-heavy: chicken, turkey, and ham. That’s three different types of animals! Cows aren’t excluded, don’t forget about that macaroni, a staple in the black family for Thanksgiving. So where […]

DIY Flu Shot to Make At Home, All Natural Ultimate Cold Fighter

DIY Flu Shot to Make At Home, All Natural Ultimate Cold Fighter

Ultimate DIY Flu Shot, No Needles Required Nature has been curing the illnesses of humanity for centuries. This is a drink to boost your immune system and fight off cold and flu bacteria.The natural ingredients do the job of protecting the body from illness and […]

Walmart’s New Scan and Go, A Review

Walmart’s New Scan and Go, A Review

Wal-Mart allows you to DIY when ringing up Weeks ago we talked about What it looks like to be Vegan on WIC, which included an example picture of the food that can be bought at Wal-Mart. When I went to Wal-Mart, I was utterly shocked. The […]

The Best Place to Take a Selfie in Nashville

The Best Place to Take a Selfie in Nashville

Nashville’s Gardens of Babylon For those of us in Nashville wishing to go to the Museum of Ice Cream, where many celebs go to take the best photos ever, we are still in luck. There’s a spot right off of Jefferson Street that is aesthetically […]