Recipes for a Plant-Based Thanksgiving 2013

Forks Over Knives Plant-Based Thanksgiving 150x150

Every year, about  a month before the Thanksgiving holiday, I start planning my menu for the big day. Some years I want my old favorites, and some years I like to stir things up–choosing recipes that, …



Twice Baked Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Twice Baked Stuffed Sweet Potatoes 150x150

I created this dish as a way to use leftover cranberry relish. But it’s so good, that now I make cranberry relish all year round just so I can make this. I freeze the cranberries …



Fire Brigade Stuffing

Fire Brigade Stuffing 150x150 #2

My brother-in-law, Brian, makes this stuffing, which will make your palate swoon and your tummy sing. Here’s a fun twist to make your guests swoon as well: Cook, then serve this inside a pumpkin. Seriously! …



Breakfast Tacos

Breakfast Tacos

I’m always looking for ways to slip more vegetables into my diet (particularly at breakfast) and these tacos hit the nail on the head: greens, beans, and sweet potatoes before lunch? I can feel good …



How Not to Need Viagra

How Not to Need Viagra

Erectile dysfunction has been getting a lot of publicity in recent years, and when a brand-new drug, Viagra, hit the market in 1998, it zoomed immediately to the top of the list of best-selling pharmaceuticals, …



Incorporating Compassion for Farmed Animals

Ahimsa Award Speech

The following piece is the acceptance speech given by Dr. Melanie Joy on October 9, 2013 at the House of Commons in London, where she was presented with the Institute of Jainology’s prestigious Ahimsa Award …