Vegan Tattoo Ink Guide & Our Favorite Brands

Crazyhorse High Quality Lining Ink

A tattoo can be a beautiful way to express yourself. The artwork can be a message about your values, beautiful design, or a symbol that’s meaningful to you. However, not all tattoo ink is created equal. In many cases, the ink for your amazing tattoo can be a sneaky hiding place for animal products and other unsavory ingredients.

Vegan vs Cruelty-Free: Exploring the Differences

Vegan vs. Cruelty-Free

The terms “vegan” and “cruelty-free” are often used interchangeably, especially when it comes to cosmetics and beauty products. You pick up a vegan body wash, and you might assume that it fits in with a vegan lifestyle. By definition alone, they should be completely interchangeable. However, the terms…

Vegan Winter Boots: Top Brands + Buying Guide

DailyShoes Women’s Comfort Vegan Hiking Boot

Living in the northeast United States, a good pair of boots are an essential part of my winter wardrobe. I want them to look good, stand up to snow and slush, and be completely vegan-friendly. It was easy to switch out a lot of my wardrobe when I first went vegan…

How to Choose the Best Tofu Press


Preparing tofu is a lot like playing the guitar – anybody can do it, but it takes practice, research, and dedication to truly master the craft. In my earliest days of working with tofu, I didn’t do much (read: anything) to prepare it for recipes. I’d cube a block fresh from the package…

33 Best Vegan Books for 2018

Vegan Stoner Cookbook

We hear every day from health professionals and major media outlets that veganism is the best way forward for the future – for the animals, for our bodies, and for our planet. But if you’ve lived most of your life eating and wearing animal products, making the switch can be challenging and overwhelming.

Soy Candle Making Kits: Ultimate Buying Guide

Burning Wick Candles Soy Candle Wax Making Kit

Whether used for light, aroma, or ambiance, candles are a cozy and practical addition to your overall home decor or preparedness kit. While it may seem that the candle store in your local shopping mall is the only place you can purchase beautiful soy candles, these little luminaries…