Jane Goodall: Pinup Girl for Vegetarianism and Sustainability

Jane Goodall: Pinup Girl for Vegetarianism and Sustainability

It was, in a sense, a fundraiser, an event I usually hate (mild description) to attend. This dislike hearkens back to my earlier days as the wife of a business man who was often obligated to attend these dress up events, to which I would be dragged along. Typically we would eat a fancy, over the top dinner, bid in a silent auction and hobnob with people we hardly knew. I always had this uneasy feeling that it would be …

Let There be Vegan Peace on Earth

Let There be Vegan Peace on Earth

At this time of year, thoughts usually turn to peace – on this earth, among friends, families and warring nations alike. We can all get on board with this concept, perhaps because it is one which we relegate to a few days or weeks out of the year. We get a warm fuzzy feeling when we hear the word peace, because it is, after all, a peaceful sounding word – go figure!!! But once the frivolity is over  and all …

Veganism: A Universal Truth and Collaborative Effort

Veganism: A Universal Truth and Collaborative Effort

While developing and writing for my website over the nearly last two years, I have come to understand that veganism is not a lifestyle, a belief, a fad, a diet, a personal choice or any of the labels used to describe a way of living and being that many still think of as extreme. This way of living and being on this earth is born of the horrific and undeniable facts surrounding our cruel meat eating cultures that have fostered …

Veganic (Stockfree) Farming at La Ferme de L’Aube, by Jimmy Videle

Veganic (Stockfree) Farming at La Ferme de L’Aube, by Jimmy Videle

It started as an idea. Two people wishing to change their lives, find themselves, find balance, security, something tangible. A renewal of sorts and what better place than the great island of Hawaii. It was there, under the watch of the smoking volcano, red lava dripping into the ocean, new land being created, that our relationship was forged, a coming together based on a premise of discovery, truth and working with the land. As Pele’s volcano cooled and black terrain …

Beans and Rice versus Ground Beef (A Veganic View)

Beans and Rice versus Ground Beef (A Veganic View)

This is the second in a series of articles written by my good friend and veganic farmer, Jimmy Videle. He has much to teach us about the farming practices associated with and the benefits of eating a whole food, plant based diet. Enjoy!

This Meal or That Meal? Beans & Rice vs. Red Meat

Author, Jimmy Videle, La Ferme de l’Aube

In my travels around the world over the last five years I discovered an interesting constant. In …

Veganic Farming Explained

Veganic Farming Explained

I love revelations, particularly in the area of veganism and people’s journeys through life. I invite you to learn all about veganic versus conventional and organic farming from my vegan friend and veganic farmer, Jimmy Videle. it is a wonderful  and eye opening read. Without further adieu:

 

 

What is Veganic Farming?  by Jimmy Videle

When we discuss where our vegetables and fruits come from it is best to understand how they are grown. But first, a quick scenario:

You walk into the grocery …