Vegan Recipes: Say Hello to Vegan Chili

This past Labor Day weekend, I traveled to Maryland to visit my college best friend. We had an awesome weekend planned with an itinerary filled with sight-seeing, vegan restaurant visits, and a much-needed cookout with family and friends. Little did I know, I would be...

Dining Out! What Do Vegans Eat?

As a follow up to my post, Yes, Vegans Should Eat at Restaurants That Serve Meat, I wanted to give you a few tips to ordering vegan food when eating at a non-vegan restaurant. One of the biggest struggles of becoming vegan can be finding ways to handle social...

WePigOut Update!

Hello everybody and Happy Holidays!! Things have finally settled down from the  Thanksgiving hustle and bustle! I hope you were able to enjoy the holiday with your family and friends. I also hope you were able to make some great VEG choices throughout your holiday...

Is it vegan? 5 Easy Steps for Reading Labels Like A PRO

Do you find yourself adding time to your grocery trips because you are reading labels and asking yourself, "Is this vegan?" We've all been there. Reading labels can be a pain, but I have created an EASY 5-step system to reading labels like a pro. And just because I...

WePigOut Glossary: What is a vegan?

Surprisingly enough, there are way too many people in the world that still don't know the difference between a vegan and a vegetarian. I would be rich if I had a dollar for every time someone offered me a salad with cheese as a vegan option. No. Just no. In case you...

5 Fun First Date Ideas for Vegan Singles

Okay, let me tell you about some real life conversations: Guy: I would love to take you out this weekend! Me: That sounds good. What do you have planned? Guy: Well, we could go to this new steakhouse… wait, you’re vegan. Can you eat there? Why don’t you just think of...

Tipsy Tuesday: Yes, Vegans Can Drink Alcohol

For many people, implementing a vegan lifestyle simply means you have to cut so many things from your diet. This “cut it out belief,” must be the reason I have so many friends that are astonished when I want to go out for drinks. “But, you’re vegan,” they’ll say. And?...

Are Plant-Based Diets Expensive?

One of the most common reasons why people don't make the change to veganism is the belief that a plant-based diet is expensive. I know there are plenty of vegans and vegetarians reading this and laughing, since they know grocery bills can be cut in half after starting...

Yes, I Am a Vegan [My Vegan Story]

I contemplated a plant-based diet for years before I committed. I watched many documentaries, read health reports, and considered commentary from vegan YouTubers. I understood what was being presented to me and I even felt bad, but I couldn’t make any significant...