#127 Traveling Italy as a Vegan

Now that we’re back from Italy, I wanted to share the experience of traveling around the ‘land of meat and cheese’ as a vegan. I’m sharing one thing that pleasantly surprised me from Italian culture, one thing that made me appreciate the American culture, and a few tips on how to navigate traveling as a…

#002- How we met, making vegan friends, travel tips

This week we talk about how we met, making vegan friends, news stories: Senator Cory Booker, Steve-O, Kat Von D, the short film The Herd, and 8 Vegan Foods Your Pronouncing Wrong. In the second half Alyssa shares great travel tips including packing snacks, hotel hacks, restaurant how-to, dream travel. ✮Support the podcast- Give us…

#163 DJ Tigerlily From Unwell To Running Marathons After Going Vegan

Dara Hayes, aka DJ Tigerlily, went from feeling unwell on a traditional diet to running marathons and touring the world, feeling amazing, after going vegan. Today we’re talking about how Tigerlily went from being one of those ‘but cheese’ people to an animal and vegan advocate, the ocean’s importance for earth’s survival, and listening to…

#159 Save Time, Money, & Food Waste w Toni of Plant Based on a Budget

We’ve all heard it before, ‘I can’t change my diet because it’s too expensive’. Today’s guest, Toni Okamoto, has spent her career busting that common vegan myth with her blog, Plant-Based on a Budget. We’re talking about saving both time and money in the kitchen with the ‘top concerns’- cost, convenience, nutrition, and taste- in…

#155 Getting Dirty with Amber Allen of The Fairly Local Vegan

Minimalism, zero waste, veganism, & parenting, what do all of these have in common? You’ve got to get your hands dirty and Amber Allen, aka The Fairly Local Vegan, is just the one to discuss living a nontraditional lifestyle. Amber shares how freeing herself from an abusive relationship lead to a complete life change, debunking…