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Best Vegan Backpack Ever!

I had been searching for just this bag and had no idea I'd find it until...

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Lentil Meatballs {Recipe}

Minestrone Soup with Kale {Recipe} — perfect for chilly fall or winter nights

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Vegan Travel: France & Switzerland

Vegan Travel: France & Switzerland

Travel with me to France — vegan-style!

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Are Avocados Vegan (Since Bees Are Used)??

There's been way too much talk about whether or not avocados and almonds are vegan. Here's my take.

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My name is Colleen Patrick-Goudreau, bestselling author, podcaster, international speaker, and passionista for compassion. I guess that makes me a compassionista.

My mission is simple: to empower people to reflect their deepest values in their everyday choices. I believe people want to make a change but they struggle with HOW to do it. Emphasizing the fact that being vegan is a means to an end rather than an end in itself, I address all aspects of living healthfully and compassionately, including zero-waste, food, cooking, nutrition, ethics, animals, family dynamics, food politics, and social psychology. I also draw upon my love of language, etymology, literature, history, film, and culture. Welcome to the journey.

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