Costco customers can now find vegan iced cinnamon roll dough from organic brand Annie’s at stores nationwide. Annie’s specializes in organic, allergen-friendly vegan and vegetarian versions of popular convenience foods such as boxed mac n’ cheese, chocolate chip cookies, pizza pockets and Pop-tarts. The brand’s website states that its cinnamon roll dough is made from “high-quality […]
From the start, LIVEKINDLY has been a small business with big aspirations. I founded LIVEKINDLY to create the deep connections we all crave, and to spread the common message of kindness and compassion for all. Something we don’t see much of in the media. I thoroughly believe that kindness and compassion are a right, which is […]
Hi, friends of LK! Today is LIVEKINDLY’s first birthday. I can’t believe it’s been a year…I’m overcome with joy, gratitude, and a wee bit of exhaustion! This time last year I was teaching myself basic publishing, hoping to create a small sanctuary of positivity on the Internet for anyone curious and passionate about the benefits […]
After making headlines recently regarding his dramatic weight loss and improved health following the adoption of a plant based diet, Black Eyed Peas lead and the Voice judge Will.i.am has now shared his own voice on the matter. (Well, Tweet) The star took to Twitter earlier today (Jan 5) with a rather symbolic message. ‘No’ chicken, eggs, fish, […]
Canadian singer-songwriter and long term vegan advocate, Bryan Adams, recently took to his Facebook page with some words of wisdom and an insight into his lifestyle. “I stopped eating animals including fish when I was 28 and I’ve never looked back. (You can get all the protein you need from plants.)” Bryan writes. “It’s great to […]
Well, it seems like only yesterday that we watched LIVEKINDLY’s first article go out into the world ..ahem. We weren’t sure what to expect, but, well, since then it’s pretty much been a whirlwind. I started this mission because I felt in my heart we need a place where we can go to feel good […]
The British government appears to want to tighten up on poor animal welfare across the country and have insisted that CCTV installation in slaughterhouses will be non-negotiable by 2018. With plans to better-monitor animal welfare standards, the new rules will allow the FSA (Food Standards Agency) to view the footage upon request. Recording equipment will […]
International food giant, Kellogg’s, who are predominantly known for their breakfast cereals have announced that they will be launching a new range of vegan-friendly foods in the UK. W.K Kellogg’s plan to release their new fully vegan cereal line January next year and will include two flavours of organic wholegrain cereals (raisin and original), two flavours of granola […]
Family owned natural soap brand Dr. Bronner’s is  celebrating World Vegan Day this year with a generous $600,000 donations to stamp out unnecessary animal suffering. “When I chose to adopt a vegan diet over 20 years ago, I concluded that though I have the capacity to forget, shut down, and not care about my consumption […]
Vegans of Florida rejoice! Starbucks is due to add vegan cupcakes to its menu in a number of select stores throughout South Florida. From 16 October, Starbucks’ baked goods case will supply passion fruit cupcakes created by Miami-based vegan bakery Bunnie Cakes. “The treats are 100% vegan and gluten-free, and the addition is huge news […]
Hollywood actor and passionate animal rights advocate Natalie Portman recently took to the stage at the Environmental Media Association awards after receiving recognition for her ongoing commitment to sustainability. In the speech, Portman opens up about why she is vegan and how it relates to creating a more environmentally friendly future. “Factory farming is responsible for […]
Do Androids Dream of Faux-Sheepskin Jackets? The future of food and the future of fashion are closely intertwined it seems with more and more vegan Replicants arriving on the market every day. Blade Runner 2049, (a sequel to Ridley Scott’s 1982 American neo-noir science fiction film) depicts what life could be like in the future when […]
Vegan superbrand Follow Your Heart from California has announced that it will be hopping across the pond to the UK in just two days time! Launching three of its products throughout 130 Sainsbury’s locations this weekend, the US brand will be offering a selection of their eggless mayonnaise, aptly named ‘Vegenaise’. Perhaps in celebration of its 40th anniversary, the […]
American singer-songwriter Jason Derulo, now joins the growing list of celebrities adopting a plant based diet. “Yeah, so I’m vegan now,” said Derulo in an exclusive video interview with Men’sHealth. The fit-conscious celebrity who has experienced weight issues in the past tells the men’s wellness publication “I feel lighter. I feel healthier. My eyeballs are super-white.” […]
Like many popular supermarkets in the UK such as Tesco and Sainsburys, the country-wide favorite ‘meal deal’ usually includes a sandwich, crisps or a snack and a soft drink. But now, in an effort to introduce more ‘exotic’ foods to their selection, Morrisons has rolled out a new assortment of ready-to-go convenience foods inspired by foreign […]
Animal rights group Compassion Over Killing and acclaimed TV Anchor and animal rights activist, Jane Velez Mitchell are teaming up in the Tag Starbucks challenge to advocate for more vegan options at Starbucks locations. After Starbucks recently launched its first vegan-certified lunch option – Vegan Lentils and Vegetable Protein Bowl with Brown Rice, many were […]
Nando’s – Not necessarily the place you’d associate with vegan diners, the casual restaurant chain specializes in South African style peri-peri chicken dishes with eateries located across the globe. At present, their menu is far from vegan friendly however they do offer some items such as the veggie wrap (just remember to hold the dairy) […]
Empathy. A new documentary commissioned with the intention to change societal habits that are causing harm to animals. What happens when someone who is completely unaware of our detrimental behaviour is asked to make a film on this very topic? “Alien to the animal-loving culture” filmmaker, Ed is followed in the process of making the documentary […]
Animal rights supporter and Harry Potter star, Evanna Lynch announced earlier this year that she will host a podcast with a group of vegan friends with the aim to inspire her young fanbase to go vegan. Lynch’s podcast, named “The ChickPeeps” will also be run alongside her three co-hosts which include ocean conservation enthusiast Momoko Hill, […]