Blog Topic: Herbies

Herbie of the Week: Cindy

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Last week with met Dr. Cat who lost an astonishing 100lbs... and this week we're meeting Cindy who lost 50lbs in honor of her 50th birthday!

HH: Happy Birthday Cindy! What did you do for the big 5-0?

For my 50th birthday this month, I ordered a copy of the new “Everyday Happy Herbivore” cookbook to go along with my other gift to myself ...


Herbie of the Week: Dr. Cat

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Last week we met Jim who lost an astonishing 50lbs by switching to a plant-based diet. This week we're talking with Dr. Cat who has lost 100lbs and recently started blogging in hopes she can educate other health care providers about the importance of diet as a tool for preventing and reversing disease.

HH: What brought you to a plant-based diet?

My husband, a ...


Herbie of the Week: Jim

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Back in October, Jim left this comment on HH's Facebook page:

As of October 24th, I've officially lost 50 lbs and I'm holding a healthy weight of 165 lbs effortlessly.

Hearing great weight-loss success stories like Jim's get me all teary, so I contacted Jim to show my enthusiasm and support. He shared with me a post he'd written which ...


Herbie of the Week: Tita

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I'm starting a new column here on Happy Herbivore: once a week I want to showcase YOU, my wonderful Herbies and your amazing stories! This week's guest is Tita!

Two weeks ago, Tita sent me this simple 1-line email "A new vegan due to coronary artery stent!" I wrote back that I hoped she was feeling better and she replied that not only ...


Inspirational Interview: The Brunks

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Today's inspirational interview features a couple--and not just any couple, but the Brunks! Long-time, close friends of ours. 

For years, Dan and Jane have been my shining example of how vegans and omnivores can peacefully coexist. When Scott and I met the Brunks in 2004, we were not vegan--we weren't even vegetarian, but while many friends were unsupportive of our dietary changes years ...