VegFest 2016! A Big Success!

Big crowds came out to enjoy great food, cruelty-free shopping, and informative presentations!  

Attendees browse the many unique vendors

The Best Mac and Cheese in Michigan from Detroit Vegan Soul

The Best Mac and Cheese in Michigan from Detroit Vegan Soul

John Salley talks about living a better life.

John Salley talks about living a better life.

Let them eat cake!

Free cake samples! Yum!

The Carnival Room was fun for the kids!

The Carnival Room was fun for the kids!

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Yes, It's Vegan and It's Amazing!

Patriotism: The #1 Reason to Eat a Veggie Dog on July 4th

Americans consume 155 million hot dogs each July 4: That’s enough to stretch from L.A. to D.C. more than five times. This post is an invitation to reconsider your Fourth of July menu. Here are five reasons to celebrate your independence from a diet that promotes environmental devastation, obesity, disease, and animal suffering.

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Mango Pineapple Frappe’

(Definition of FRAPPÉ: A frothy drink made with fruit and ice cream or sorbet; chilled or partially frozen beverage) 1 … Read More >

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Oppose Farm Bill

The House defeated an amendment to strike down the infamous “King amendment.” Authored by Rep. Steve King (R-IA), this language would nullify a variety of state laws on animal welfare, food safety, and environmental regulations. It represents perhaps the biggest government favor yet to the meat and dairy industries, and we can’t allow it to be signed into law.

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BLUEBERRY COBBLER

The whitish “bloom” that gives fresh, plump blueberries a powdery appearance is a good thing. It’s a natural protective coating and should not be washed off until you’re ready to eat them. Refrigerate them right away in a covered container that is not made of metal.

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Why Vegan?

Why Vegan? by EVOLVE! Campaigns

Farms 2 Forks w Rip Esselstyn May2013

Farms 2 Forks

Several members of VegMichigan and many other Michigan residents attended the Engine 2 event in Chicago called Farms 2 Forks. Hosted by Rip Esselstyn, author of “The Engine 2 Diet” and “My Beef With Meat”, the list of speakers were outstanding.

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Do Vegetarians Live Longer?

Eating a vegetarian diet may be associated with living longer.

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PCRM Wants Paula Deen Museum to Serve Vegan Food

PCRM Wants Paula Deen Museum to Serve Vegan Food

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Scott Jurek breakfast run before VegFest

Check out these photos from the breakfast run with Vegan world-renowned ultramarathon champion Scott Jurek.

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What’s Wrong with Backyard Eggs?

What’s Wrong with Backyard Eggs? by Christine Wells Vegans are accustomed to being asked certain questions:  How can you live … Read More >

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Upcoming Events

May
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all-day VegMichigan’s May Caroline Kenne... @ Caroline Kennedy Library
VegMichigan’s May Caroline Kenne... @ Caroline Kennedy Library
May 1 all-day
Please check out our library display located at the Caroline Kennedy Library, 24590 George Ave., Dearborn Heights, Mi. 48127. Contact: ... Read More >
May
2
Mon
all-day VegMichigan’s May Romulus Public... @ Romulus Public Library
VegMichigan’s May Romulus Public... @ Romulus Public Library
May 2 all-day
Please check out our library display at the Romulus Public Library, located at 11121 Wayne Rd, Romulus, MI 48174. Contact: ... Read More >
May
21
Sat
8:00 am Walk & Wag Tabling @ Rolling Hills Park
Walk & Wag Tabling @ Rolling Hills Park
May 21 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Humane Society of Huron Valley’s 37th Annual Walk & Wag and Run: a dog walk, run, and all-around-fun day! ... Read More >
5:00 pm Vegan Pizza Party @ Buddy's Pizza (Livonia)
Vegan Pizza Party @ Buddy's Pizza (Livonia)
May 21 @ 5:00 pm
Vegan Pizza Party @ Buddy's Pizza (Livonia) | Livonia | Michigan | United States
Join us for VegMichigan’s monthly Dinner Club at Buddy’s in Livonia. Come and enjoy yummy vegan pizza and good conversation! The dinner ... Read More >
Jun
1
Wed
all-day VegMichigan’s June Caroline Kenn... @ Caroline Kennedy Library
VegMichigan’s June Caroline Kenn... @ Caroline Kennedy Library
Jun 1 all-day
Please check out our library display located at the Caroline Kennedy Library, 24590 George Ave., Dearborn Heights, Mi. 48127. Contact: ... Read More >