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Thailand Retreat

JOIN US FOR AN UNFORGETTABLE WEEK OF RELAXATION & EXPLORATION. THAILAND – JANUARY 23-28, 2016 FIND INSPIRATION. GET ENERGIZED. REFRESH AND HIT REBOOT IN 2016 STAY ON THE BEAUTIFUL KOH SAMUI ISLAND AT AN AWARD-WINNING BOUTIQUE VILLA ESTATE AND SPA. FOR SIX FULL DAYS, WE’LL PAMPER YOU DAILY WITH VIBRANT CUISINE, EXCURSIONS, MASSAGE AND SPA SERVICES, […]

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What are we making this Thanksgiving? Vegan Recipe for Thanksgiving.

The countdown is on to Thanksgiving.  Have you started your meal planning yet? Try a vegan Thanksgiving dinner this holiday or bring a few vegan dishes to the dinner you’re going to, and let a family of turkeys enjoy their time together, off the menu. Here is some of the vegan dish we will be […]

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BBQ Artichoke Tacos

As demo by Charles Chen at The Seed Experience 2015 BBQ Black Bean Artichoke 2 14-ounce cans of artichoke hearts (half canned or fresh steamed and drained) 1/2 cup of black beans 1 tablespoon herb de provence 1 teaspoon apple cider vinegar 1 tablespoon tigernut oil or olive oil 1/2 cup your favorite BBQ sauce […]

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Your Heart on Plants

Your Heart on Plants Robert Ostfeld, MD, MSc, Director, Cardiac Wellness Programs, Montefiore Medical Center

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Moringa Oleifera: Super-food from Africa

Moringa Oleifera: Super-food from Africa Heinrich Heinrichs, Plant Physiologist and educational Expert Ali Shakur, Plant-Based Marketing Expert

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Fit, Fast, and Happy: Dramatic Change Through tiny Steps (and Crazy Goals)

Fit, Fast, and Happy: Dramatic Change Through tiny Steps (and Crazy Goals) Matt Frazier, Book Author, No Meat Athlete

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How to Live s Super healthy Life All on a Plant-Based Diet

How to Live s Super healthy Life All on a Plant-Based Diet Greg Sher, Founder & Trainer, ikillfat.com

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Food as Fuel: Plant-Based Food for Endurance Athlete

Food as Fuel: Plant-Based Food for Endurance Athlete Scott Jurek: Ultra-Runner, Book Author

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The Good, The Bad, The Ugly – Antibiotics

If you’ve been ill with anything more than the common cold in your lifetime, chances are you’ve been prescribed or told to take an antibiotic. From bronchitis to a staphylococcus, if it’s an infection, antibiotics can likely be used to treat it. But almost nothing is full proof when it comes to medicine. We’ve broken […]

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The Plant-Based Lifestyle Is the Best Medicine I’ve Ever Prescribed

By Robert Ostfeld, M.D., M.Sc. As a cardiologist, I am delighted to share the many ways Forks Over Knives has been an incredible resource for my patients, my students, and for me. I recommend the movie multiple times each day when explaining to patients how they can dramatically improve their health by embracing a whole-foods, plant-based diet. Outside […]

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Vegan Mixer Jan, 30 2014

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11 NYC Thanksgiving Dine-Out Options

Dining out this Thanksgiving? Check out our list of 11 vegan-friendly NYC restaurant options for Thursday evening’s meal! (more…)

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Genetically Modified Food (GMO) Infographic

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly: A snapshot of the GMO debate. The graphic shows the ups, the downs, and the all-around of the genetically modified food industry. It is loaded with facts for and against what these six companies are doing to all the organisms. But what are genetically modified organisms? They’re are […]

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5 Tastiest Vegan Loafs

With the holidays right around the corner, many vegetarians and vegans frantically search the internet and aisles in search of plant-based alternatives to the Thanksgiving turkey or baked holiday ham. Well, look no further because The Seed’s done all of the research for you! Listed below are 5 delicious vegan roasts that will delight the […]

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Beyond Sushi Rolls Out The Flavor

Beyond Sushi Location: 229 E 14th St  New York, NY 10003 Reviewed By: Terry Chao  *** Whenever I hear the words “vegan” and “sushi” used in one sentence, I usually cringe in gut wrenching fear of what usually shows up on my plate: crumbly, tasteless rolls wrapped in mushy seaweed, with only cucumber or avocado as the filling. […]

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Guest Blog: Should You Buy Organic?

Contributed by: Alexis Brill Let’s face it: Food shopping can be hard sometimes. Our society is filled with conflicting information about food – what to buy and what not to buy. Feeling overloaded with information can make it seem cumbersome to go food shopping. Also, nowadays many foods are genetically modified. One element of food […]

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NYC Restaurants Serving Plant Based Goodness this Christmas and New Year (32 of them!)

      Company Open Dates, 2012 Angelica Kitchen Christmas Eve and New Years: regular menu Atlas Cafe Christmas: regular menu Bliss Cafe Christmas Eve and New Years: regular menu Blossom (187 9th Ave) New Years Eve: prix fixe menu $65 Buddha Bodhai Christmas and New Years: regular menu Cafe Blossom (41 Carmine St) New […]

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3 Vegan Holiday Recipes Inspired by Betty Crocker!

Annie and Dan Shannon are pretty much the cutest vegan couple ever. In addition to writing their fantastic food blog, Meet the Shannons, they’ve also single-handedly (well, double-handedly) revolutionized The Betty Crocker Cookbook by veganizing every item in the volume. Their impressive efforts in the kitchen have caught the attention of the publishing world, and their new book, Betty […]

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Get Cool-a at Lula’s Sweet Apothecary

Lula’s Sweet Apothecary Location: 516 East 6th Street, New York, NY 10009 (Alphabet City) Reviewed By: Terry Chao  *** One step inside the quaint, retro-creamery that is Lula’s Sweet Apothecary, I was in love. Since my very first bite into a freshly scooped, double tier strawberry and mint chocolate-chip sugar cone 3 sweltering summers ago, I knew […]

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Get into the “Spirit” of Vegan Booze!

Did you know that there’s a good chance you’re drinking animal products with your alcohol? Yep! It’s disturbing for vegans and non-vegans alike! Most of these animal products are used during the “fining process,” which is how alcohol is filtered during brewing. The most common offenders are: Isinglass, carmine, gelatin, egg whites, seashells, honey, milk, […]

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