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Kicking the Cheese Habit

Photo Courtesy of Pixabay. Dairy products are often the last, and hardest thing to eliminate when switching over to a plant-based diet.  You’ve probably heard people complain more often about giving up cheese than meat, and it turns out that cheese cravings have biological roots.  Cheese cravings are actually rooted in the protein fragments producedRead more The post Kicking the Cheese Habit appeared first on PlantPure Nation.

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Woody Harrelson: “The Entire World Needs To Hear This”

Photo courtesy of Pixabay. Video Courtesy of Awareness Act Between the 4th of July and Memorial Day, according to the National Hot Dog and Sausage Council, Americans eat an estimated 7 billion hot dogs.  Soft drinks, chips, meat, ice cream, and other unhealthy foods are are marketed heavily during these holidays, complete with red whiteRead more The post Woody Harrelson: “The Entire World Needs To Hear This” appeared first on PlantPure Nation.

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A Highlight From our Newsletter: Leaving No One Behind

Yesterday, on a rare day off, I took an extra long time at the gym. I did a longer workout, and then rewarded myself with a visit to the sauna. Sitting across from me was an older gentleman. I don’t remember exactly how the discussion started, but it soon led to a place very personalRead more The post A Highlight From our Newsletter: Leaving No One Behind appeared first on PlantPure Nation.

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Meathooked

Photo courtesy of Pexels. If you’re looking for even more reason to give up eating meat and animal products, and turn to plants, Barbara King may have your answers in her new book Meathooked: The History and Science of Our 2.5-Million-Year Obsession with Meat.   In this NPR interview, Barbara explains why humans are actuallyRead more The post Meathooked appeared first on PlantPure Nation.

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Race for the Cure: A Closer Look

This video was taken while on tour with the documentary film, PlantPure Nation, in the spring of 2015. It highlights the problem with current cancer research, which is focused on developing pharmaceuticals, and other forms of traditional medical treatment, which leave diet out of the picture altogether.   Underscoring the problem, Veg News wrote inRead more The post Race for the Cure: A Closer Look appeared first on PlantPure Nation.

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Starts With One

  Singer and songwriter Kerrie Roberts has been singing since the age of 5, surrounded by a family that shared her passion. She has continued to follow her passion ever since.   This passion led her and her co-writer, Steve Johnson, to write “Starts with One,” featured in the PlantPure Nation documentary. Knowing that SteveRead more The post Starts With One appeared first on PlantPure Nation.

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What’s a CSA?

CSA stands for “community supported agriculture,” and these programs are a perfect way to support your local farmers and develop a direct connection to your food source. When you join a CSA, you’re purchasing a “share” of produce. This means that you’ll receive a set amount of produce periodically (usually weekly), but the type ofRead more The post What’s a CSA? appeared first on PlantPure Nation.

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A Plant Fueled Cross Country Cycling Tour

  Marianne Shalewa has been planning this trip for the past three years, and after meeting her boyfriend, Matt, two years ago, they decided to embark on the adventure together. After all of the planning, the adventure is finally happening in June! They will cycle from Tofino, British Columbia, to St. John’s, Newfoundland. In general,Read more The post A Plant Fueled Cross Country Cycling Tour appeared first on PlantPure Nation.

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Plant-Based Lunchboxes

With limited healthy options in school cafeterias, packing a plant-based lunch is your best option, but it may seem time-consuming and stressful. Follow some of these ideas and tips to make lunch-packing an easy part of your routine. 1.) Keep it simple. Dreena Burton’s Guide for Plant-Based Lunchboxes emphasizes the importance of sticking with thingsRead more The post Plant-Based Lunchboxes appeared first on PlantPure Nation.

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