How can you care about animals with all this other shit going on?

For better or worse, our news feeds have become highly personalized. Sometimes we intentionally follow sources and pick topics and sometimes algorithms make decisions for us. In either case, as the things we see affect our world views and priorities, those things become individualized. Continue reading How can you care about animals with all this other shit going on?

New to Veganism? Get Connected.

I’ve been interested in animal rights for ages, but it wasn’t until I connected to the online community in the last several years, that I really started to see what is going on: the ideas, the arguments, the wins and losses, new products, and the larger conversation that is happening about animals. Continue reading New to Veganism? Get Connected.

I Don’t Want to Be an Activist

It’s not that I don’t have hobbies. It’s not that I need a greater purpose. It’s not that I like conflict. Nor is it that I like to be different or that I don’t have other things to talk about. In my ideal world, this issue wouldn’t be an issue and I’d just be playing outside, enjoying the sunshine. Continue reading I Don’t Want to Be an Activist

Going Vegan Guide

This article was originally posted on Medium, and I’m leaving it there, with some small edits. However, because there has been such a tremendous interest (everyone is going vegan), I felt like I should improve it and add a few more helpful details. And since I’ve just started yet another new blog, I decided to post it here. 


What is this? Realistic shopping, cooking and nutrition advice for a new vegan in Colorado.


As more and more people realize the horrors of consuming animals, the environmental impact of the gargantuan animal agriculture industry, the health benefits of veganism, or all of the above, I am being approached quite often with, “I’m going vegan. What should I eat? What should I buy? How do I cook?” Continue reading Going Vegan Guide