My Graduation Ceremony Last Year

vegan forrest cake Daniel Velez

At Hartland College, students don’t go hungry–especially during special events like graduation. 😉 We served chips, salsa, cashew cheese, mock chicken sandwiches (made from soycurls & other ingredients), sweet rolls, an excellent fruit salad, and… a black forrest carob cake! [Listen to my interview with the chef, Daniel Velez]. (Yes, those black items were carob […]’s Thanksgiving Challenge

Little Lads Turkey

Wow. The Lord really has blessed! I see that especially this website and the Facebook page is pretty active. This is something I’m very thankful for. However, there’s something missing with; it hasn’t fulfilled its total vision yet. isn’t truly “open source.” It’s not a website where people collaborate and share their […]

Following Practical Compassion

franklin holding vegan ice cream cake

The sun has set, and it’s now the Sabbath. In addition to eating great vegan food during my church’s Sabbath potluck, the Sabbath is a special, 24 hour period of time to really feast on the word of God and biblical themes each week. I am so grateful for a loving Savior who practically demonstrated […] is now on Google+

innovating the vegan community

In addition to’s Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, and iTunes pages, is now on Google+!

Plant Based Health Expo


A month or so ago, I had the opportunity to go with Wellness Secrets to participate in a health expo. It was put on by America’s longest living community. People could go to different booths that emphasized the 8 laws of health: proper nutrition, exercise, water, sunshine, temperance, air, rest, and trust in God. I […]