Bizarre things in the world of veganism.

Vegan Bullying

Wednesday, May 8, 2013 Lane 5

Bullying is never OK. When I saw the words “vegan bullying,” I just assumed it was about meat-eaters giving non-meat eaters a hard time. But it wasn’t about that. In fact, it’s the opposite. vegans being bullies?!  Apparently, at a high school in Northern California, vegans are “bullying” other students; [keep reading…]

Gyoza Eating Competition

Sunday, August 23, 2009 Lane 1

Yesterday, Jane and I were in the Little Tokyo section of Los Angeles at the Gyoza Eating Competition.  Gyoza, if you don’t already know, are Japanese dumplings.  They are usually vegetable or pork based, but I think I heard the commentator mention something about vegetables. So here’s a little known [keep reading…]

Vegan Recipe in Bon Appetit Magazine

Saturday, May 30, 2009 Lane 3

For Christmas this year, Jane received a subscription to bon appetit magazine.  She received the gift because the giver knew that she was always cooking and looking at recipes.  Unfortunately, the giver did not pay particular attention to the kind of recipes that Jane was looking at, but it’s the [keep reading…]

Who Is The Target Market Here?

Saturday, April 18, 2009 Lane 4

While Jane’s mom was here we did a few “touristy” things. One of the things we hadn’t done with her yet was to visit Farmer’s Market. It’s a tourist attraction that pulls them in by the busload, and where there are people, there is food. This is someplace to grab [keep reading…]

Tastes Just Like What Mom Used to Make

Wednesday, September 24, 2008 Lane 25

So I’m watching CNN as I’m getting ready for work, and across the bottom of the screen, the scrolling news goes by…. PETA urges Ben & Jerry’s to replace cow’s milk with… (at this point, I’m expecting to see soy millk. aren’t you?) human breast milk. Jane loudly exclaimed “ew,” [keep reading…]

Watermelon Equals Fireworks

Friday, July 4, 2008 Lane 0

We wish all of our US readers a Happy 4th. Today’s post might be a little late for this weekend’s festivities, but it’ll certainly be of value throughout the summer. It turns out that watermelon isn’t just a fun summer fruit — it contains certain chemicals that might help ensure [keep reading…]

Recipe – Hummus Rap

Sunday, June 8, 2008 Lane 3

No, that’s not a typo in the title. Here’s the rap… , the hummus recipe is below. I found this video on YouTube the other day. It’s stuck in my head, and I’ve been tormenting Jane with it. Now I’m sharing it with you. Enjoy! (It’s not terribly P.C., but [keep reading…]

Peacocks

Friday, April 25, 2008 Lane 6

So I’m standing at the stove, fluffing the rice and putting the finishing touches on our dinner, when Lane calls me. He’s a few blocks from home and he tells me to come out and meet him…. There are two peahens walking up our hill. Now for some of you, [keep reading…]

Vegas Vertical Farm? Maybe not…

Saturday, January 19, 2008 Lane 1

Two weeks ago, I posted an article about a new 30 story vertical farm coming to Las Vegas in 2010. It was reported here, on other blogs, and on various news services. But is is true? James Murray, at Business Green Blog, is now reporting that the story may have [keep reading…]