Blog Topic: Advice

Plant-Based (Vegan) Camping Ideas & Tips

Category: TravelAdvice |

With summer officially one day away, it's about that time to bust out the tent and sleeping bags for some camping!

I have a HUGE section in my new book, The Happy Herbivore Guide to Plant-Based Living (also available in Audible format -- and read by me!) dedicated to camping and what foods to bring, but here's a quick rundown on how to survive ...


Plant-Based Restaurant Finds (Making It Work)

Category: Advice |

I'm always getting questions about plant-based options at restaurants. In fact, I have an entire section dedicated to dining out in my new book, The Happy Herbivore Guide to Plant-Based Living. (It's also available in Audible format!)

I've blogged plenty of times about my plant-based dining adventures (if you're looking for a specific city, use the search bar at the top ...


Why We Shouldn't Hate on Celebrities for Going Vegan

Category: Advice |

On Wednesday my mom sent me this article saying, "Did you know Jennifer Lopez went vegan?"

I couldn't believe it and quickly put a little meme together and posted the happy news on Facebook.

The first few comments bashed JLo and how she wasn't really vegan -- and then the thread just got hateful and ugly (You can read it here.)

In response to ...


Was I Wrong with my "Progress not Perfection" Mantra?

Category: Advice |

For two years now (maybe longer?) my mantra (in life, as well as with Happy Herbivore and reaching others) has been:

"Progress Not Perfection"

In fact, I spend long chapters talking about it in my new book (out next week), The Happy Herbivore Guide to Plant-Based Living.

I've been a firm believer in applauding the progress people make, rather than get hung up on ...


A Post for the HER-bies: Menstruation & Womanly Issues

Category: AdviceFAQ |

[Editorial note: We took to calling this blog post "Fallopian Tube Friday" at HH HQ. It's weirdly catchy, right? BUT we figured for those who get these posts in their email or RSS feed we might want to make it less... weird and perhaps give it a better title for the search engines to gobble up!]

I'd like to jump into this post ...