YEE-HAW!!! It’s Round-Up time! This is the first Veg Blog Round-Up under the new administration and we’re feelin’ mighty optimistic about the year ahead! There’s only one new blog to introduce today and that’s GonnaGoWalkTheDogs.vox.com! Long story short: some of these recipes look INCREDIBLE!! Now for your viewing pleasure, here it is: THE VEG BLOG ROUND-UP: NEWS FROM AROUND THE WEB (echo: web, web, web, web)!
HSUS: We Need Your Vote on Components of “Change Agenda for Animals” by Wayne Pacelle
“ As a marker of a healthy democracy, there is nothing to match the spectacle of seeing a new American president sworn in. This transfer of political authority is one of the foundation stones of democratic government, and a reminder that the people of America ultimately hold the power.”
Gonna Go Walk The Dogs: Bumpkin Pumpkin Moonshine Cupcakes by Janet Hudson
“I always have way too many pumpkins after the holidays….after deciding on making pumpkin butter, I still had them all over- I decided– why not be daring…why not make wine! .”
Girlie Girl Army: Your Winter Survival Guide by Chloe Jo
“Life in the Bell Jar is a drip and a drag. For those of us who live in cold climates, winter can really hang you up the most. ”
PETA: One in 200 Kids Are Vegetarian? Wrong! by Liz Graffeo
“ When we read that the CDC recently published a report that showed that only one in 200 American kids is vegetarian, we were confused to say the least.”
Vegan Soapbox: In Defense Of Farm Sanctuary by Eccentric Vegan
“Over 200 hens who were destined for slaughter now have a safe home with Farm Sanctuary. But some animal advocates see a problem”
Veg News: Eggscellent News by Elizabeth Castoria
“The recent announcement that Lightlife Foods has committed to using 166,000 fewer eggs in its line and will be coming out with three new, completely vegan products this spring is some of the best news we’ve heard all year.”
Vegan.com: Scientific American’s Beef with Hamburger by Erik Marcus
“February’s Scientific American has a must-read article titled “How Meat Contributes to Global Warming.” The article claims that, measured by the pound, beef emits 13 times more greenhouse gas than chicken, and 52 times more than potatoes.”
…and done! We hope you enjoyed the Round-Up as much as we did. If you have an awesome VEG blog that you think we just HAVE to read, make sure say hello and drop your link in the comment section. See ya next week!