Posts tagged "vegan"

Thanksgiving Desserts For Every Special Diet

Ack, Thanksgiving is this week and you’ve got a dietary need to accommodate! What do you do? Do you just go ahead and eat the desserts your hosts are offering,

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 23, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Poor Beyoncé Has Clearly Fallen On Hard Times, Reduced To Shilling Vegan Diet Products

Joining in the grand tradition of celebrities with waning careers and waxing waist lines, once-famous folk crooner Beyoncé Carter-Knowles has clearly fallen on hard times, as evidenced by the fact…

Beejoli Shah | February 3, 2015 - 4:00 pm

PETA Made Me Do It: The 7 Types Of Sexist PETA Ads That Turned Me To Meat

Remember all of those GoDaddy ads that featured NASCAR driver Danica Patrick fake-stripping? PETA had no problem with those. Those were fine. But once GoDaddy created an ad that featured

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 28, 2015 - 4:50 pm

Of Course Cory Booker Is Going Vegan

Of course American Superhero Cory Booker is going vegan for the holidays. Cory Booker is out to save every life — human or otherwise — on the planet. I’m pretty…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 26, 2014 - 1:30 pm

I Get Where ‘The Blonde Vegan’ Blogger Is Coming From, Because I Had Disordered Eating Gussied Up As Being “Vegetarian,” Too

Last month, a blogger named Jordan Younger announced in a blog post that she had eaten some fish. This wouldn’t have been noteworthy, except the blog was called The Blonde…

Jessica Wakeman | July 16, 2014 - 11:00 am

The Soapbox: Why I’m Not Going To Stop Eating Meat

When I was 13, my 7th grade science class was assigned to dissect a fetal pig.  This made me massively uncomfortable. My teacher told us that we could opt out…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | June 26, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Quinoarmageddon: Shailene Woodley & Alicia Silverstone Face Off In The Battle For The Biggest Hippie Starlet

We adore Shailene Woodley and are fascinated with her, um, unconventional ideas about not owning a cell phone and foraging for berries to eat. Girlfriend is very into growing her…

Jessica Wakeman | April 23, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Beyonce Is Just Trolling Vegans Now

Here’s my theory: this whole “going vegan for 22 days” thing was allllllll Jay Z’s idea and he swindled Beyonce into participating. But Bey is starting to miss meat and cheese and…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 7, 2013 - 5:00 pm

PETA Wants Teens To “Go All The Way”

Hey. Get your head out of the gutter! PETA means “go all the way vegan” instead of just vegetarian, obviously. Obviously. Is it really that obvious, though, when PETA’s new…

Mary Odell | August 8, 2013 - 11:20 am

Bon Iver’s Imagined Director’s Commentary For His Vegan Shoe Commercial

Y’all know I’m not a huge Bon Iver fan, and though he has wide acclaim as some sort of indie rock heartthrob, I find the idea of sexing Bon Iver…

Julie Gerstein | August 5, 2013 - 9:20 am

Be My Boyfriend: Brian Manowitz, The Vegan Lasagna-Making Black Metal Chef

Dear vegan black metal chef Brian Manowitz,

I think we’d totally get along. After all, we both worship seitan (GET IT?) and enjoy face makeup and browning things…

Julie Gerstein | April 1, 2013 - 1:20 pm

Frisky Eats: 10 Super Delish Vegan Cookie Recipes

Whether you’re vegan yourself, are trying to eat fewer animal products, dealing with a food allergy, or attempting to please a picky eater in the family, there are a lot…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 23, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Skip The Milk, Buy The Cow Instead

Farm Sanctuary is a nonprofit organization that aims to rescue animals from factory farms. Operating since 1986, the organization runs three sanctuaries in New York and California, offering chickens, goats,…

Julie Gerstein | December 17, 2012 - 9:20 am

5 Perfect Gifts For … The Very Difficult Vegan

All this month The Frisky is serving up holiday gift guides to help you pick presents for everyone on your list. Here, we’ve got gifts for the difficult vegan in

Julie Gerstein | December 6, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Vegan Desserts To Fool Your Non-Vegan Friends

Sure, a vegan diet is healthy, but it’s pretty much murder on your sweet tooth. And if you’ve got one the way I do, you’re always craving a little something…

Julie Gerstein | October 11, 2012 - 10:20 am

Going Vegan: The Right Choice For President Clinton And Me

If you watched the Democratic National Convention Wednesday night, you probably saw Bill Clinton’s stirring speech. But while the former president still has the same unfettered charisma, quick wit and…

Julie Gerstein | September 7, 2012 - 11:00 am

Would You Be Happy Attending Natalie Portman’s All-Vegan Wedding?

Natalie Portman and her dashing husband Benjamin Millepied had a beautiful wedding, and one that strictly honored their faith and culture.
For Saturday’s ceremony, Portman, 31, wasn’t frivolous – she didn’t… | August 7, 2012 - 4:10 pm

PETA Promises Veganism Will Make You “A Tantric Porn Star”

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals’ ad campaigns are usually an 11 on the eyeroll scale, only a point behind Axe Body Spray. Their latest ad features a woman…

Jessica Wakeman | February 15, 2012 - 9:20 am

Gisele Bundchen Prays Over The Meat She Eats

“C’mon, I’m Brazilian. But I also love animals. So what I find really helpful — you might think I’m crazy — is that before I eat any meat I always…

Julie Gerstein | November 1, 2011 - 1:20 pm

Natalie Portman A Reformed Vegan

“I actually went back to being vegetarian when I became pregnant, just because I felt like I wanted that stuff. I was listening to my body to have eggs and…

Kate Torgovnick/ | April 12, 2011 - 2:40 pm