your guide to practical, affordable and delightful plant based living
Call Us: 1-780-865-5605

Archive for the live it Category

VEGAN: Sacrifice or Joy?

If you’re like me, you may have started off your vegan journey thinking only of what you’re sacrificing vs what you’re gaining. It’s time to […]

See more

Would you send your kids cigarettes for Lunch?

Many people (and schools) are jeopardizing the long term health of their children without being aware of it. The World Health Organization has declared that […]

See more

Why Are Vegans So Frustrating?

Have you ever been annoyed by pesky vegans sharing their message about animal cruelty, animal liberation, save the planet and so on? Well, if you’re […]

See more

How do I stay healthy on the road? – Interview David Bailis

Have you ever wondered what it must be like living on the road like a musician? Well, it’s probably the same for most people who […]

See more

What happens at a Pig Vigil? Lisa Interviews Melissa Doran

We’ve seen the haunting images online: pigs crammed into trucks, thirsty, hungry, frozen, anxious and despairing. And we’ve also seen the media coverage of activists […]

See more

On Being Holistic & Eating Animals

There’s being holistic and following certain practices to take the best care we can (of our bodies, minds, spirits etc) and then there is Wholistic, […]

See more

Are We The Same As Wild Animals?

When faced with the logic and ethic of veganism, there are a few illogical beliefs that surface, including “Other animals eat animals, so why shouldn’t […]

See more

Vegan Chick Chat Feb18 2017 Our biggest challenge going vegan

Lisa (ModernVeganFamily.com) Cathy (VeganOnTheGo.net) and Laura (DoggFood.ca) share their number one challenge going/being vegan…and it’s probably not what you think! Join them in the Chick […]

See more

Interview with Laura Simonson of Dogg Canine Nutrition

Can dogs thrive on a plant based diet? That’s what Laura of Dogg Canine set out to prove and the results are in! Laura shares […]

See more

Modern Vegan Family interviews Michelle Caron of Harmony Way Healing

Michelle is passionate about veganism and the health benefits of a plantbased diet. She’s created the HEART program for seniors to help them transition to […]

See more

Vegan Chick Chat – Feb 4, 2017 Our number 1 tip for new or struggling vegans

Join us in the Chick Chat room where we discuss the number one tip each of us would give to a new vegan or one […]

See more

Whatever you fear about veganism, you will see everywhere!

Most people who transition to vegan will have fears. The longer we focus on those fears, the more evidence we find that will confirm what […]

See more

Interview with Chloe Stein of Chloes Clean Cuisine

Chloe eliminates some food confusion by telling us what a ‘whole foods plant based diet is’ and steps to make the transition so it’s doable […]

See more

How to find reliable information for vegans in transition

Warning! the minute you decide to go vegan, everyone you know (or barely know) will share with you all sorts of misguided information on why […]

See more

Lisa Interviews Maddy from Breakfast At Uni

In university and vegan or want to go vegan? Maddy, who runs a cool instagram account called @breakfast_at_uni gives some tips for vegan surviving and […]

See more

Vegan Chick Chat: How has Veganism changed our lives

Lisa from Modern Vegan Family, has a chat with fellow vegan chicks Cathy McLellan of www.veganonthego.net and Mellisa Ann Doran of AllThingsMelissaAnn on the biggest […]

See more

What Happens To The Animals?

There are so many questions that occur when we start to consider veganism as a lifestyle choice. One of the questions that came to my […]

See more

The Divided Kitchen: An Interview with Melissa Ann Doran

One of the most challenging aspects of vegan living is when a vegan lives with a non vegan, also called a Divided Kitchen. Melissa shares […]

See more

Welcome To 2017…what will make Peace?

What will bring peace to humanity? As Pythagoras said…there will never be peace as long as we’re murdering animals. Let’s stop the war on our […]

See more

Where do you get your protein?

Every vegan has been asked this question….many, many times! We’ve all been indoctrinated to believe we need way more protein than we do. Lisa provides […]

See more