“It’s an all-ages event”

Back in college, back when I was a nanny and worked in a child-care center and knew everything about raising kids, I read Carol J. Adams’ book: “The Sexual Politics of Meat.” As a fledgling vegan, and student of psychology and linguistics, this book opened my eyes to the connections between patriarchy, sexism, meat-eating, and language. Common […]

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Copy-Kids DVD Contest

Get your kids to eat their veggies! The fantastic folks at Copy-Kids have offered to give away a free DVD to a lucky reader of The Life of Kylie! The kids in this DVD are soooo cute as they eat entire heads of broccoli and carefully pull the leaves off their strawberries. I kid you […]

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Let’s Procrastinate S’more Vegan Cupcakes

S'more Please

I love to bake. I love to bake so much that I included “vegan baking” in the Match.com profile that led my husband to me. Baked desserts are one of the few things I can count on that will please my step-sons’ palates, because, you know, who doesn’t love desserts filled with fat and sugar, […]

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Let’s Send All the Vegans to Outerspace

What did the caveman say to the astronaut? “You go on ahead. I’m dying here.” Okay, that may have been the worst ever attempt at a joke comparing the Paleo and Vegan diets, but after reading the following news story, I couldn’t resist. Mars Menu: NASA Plans Astro-Food For 2030s Mission To Red Planet. NASA scientists […]

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Vegan Bánh Mì

Bánh Mì, how I crave thee. Bánh Mì s a baguette sandwich that exemplifies the fusion of Vietnamese and French cuisine. Merci, colonialism. French ingredients include crusty baguette and mayonnaise, while the Vietnamese ingredients include cilantro, cucumber, shredded carrots and daikon radish. And heat! Lots of heat from hot peppers. Many forms of protein can be […]

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