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Blog

In the Absence of Leadership, Can You Fill the Void?

⁠At a time like this, we look for leadership, healing, and unity. In their absence, can we fill the void?

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Blog

Tools for Making Homemade Pizza

You don't need to go to Italy — or even your local pizzareia — to enjoy delicious, authentic pizza! Here's what you need for homemade pizza!

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Blog

Fluffy Okara Pancakes

Okara adds flavor, texture, moisture, and nutrients to smoothies, oatmeal, or baked goods, such as these delicious fluffy, oil-free, fat-free pancakes!

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Blog

Online Vegan Cooking Classes Are Here to Stay!

I missed teaching cooking classes, but I couldn't imagine doing them again...until a deadly pandemic came along.

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Podcast
Gut-Wrenching: Common Words with Surprising Animal Origins

Gut-Wrenching: Common Words with Surprising Animal Origins

A fascinating new episode all about words with animal flesh and fluids at their roots both actually AND etymologically.

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Video

Say “I Love You” Now

Don’t waste any time. If there’s something you need to say, say it now. And let it be “I love you.”

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Meet Colleen Patrick-Goudreau

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 of compassion and wellness in their everyday choices. I believe people want to make changes to reflect these values, 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 eating, cooking, nutrition, ethics, animals, family dynamics, food politics, social psychology, and zero waste. I also draw upon my love of language, etymology, literature, history, film, and culture. Welcome to the journey.

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