vegan books

Party & Book Signing for My DIY Beauty Book at Herbivore Tomorrow!

Hey, Portland area peeps!!! Please join me tomorrow at The Herbivore Clothing Company (1211 SE Stark St. Portland, Oregon 97214 – part of the vegan mini mall) from 4-7 pm for the launch of my book The Compassionate Chick’s Guide...

September 23, 2016By Leave A Comment!

‘The Compassionate Chick’s Guide to DIY Beauty’ Available in Stores Now

You guyyyyyyyys!!! I am SO excited to announce that a book I’ve been working on for the past 1.5 years with friend Chrystle Fiedler is now available in stores and online!! It’s called The Compassionate Chick’s Guide to DIY Beauty (Robert...

September 2, 2016By Leave A Comment!

‘The Compassionate Chick’s Guide to DIY Beauty’ Coming This Fall

You guyyyyyyyys!!! I am SO excited to announce that a book I’ve been working on for 1.5 years with friend Chrystle Fiedler is coming out this September!! It’s called The Compassionate Chick’s Guide to DIY Beauty (Robert Rose...

July 25, 2016By 4 Comments

‘Not A Nugget’ Book Review & Giveaway

My son Dylan is now 3 1/2, and hubs and I have just begun introducing the concept of veganism to him. Sure, he’s been vegan since conception but he’s just starting to learn that not everyone eats the way we do and that animals are...

October 22, 2015By 3 Comments

Book Review: ‘Mastering the Art of Vegan Cooking’

“We can be the change in the world that Gandhi talked about—and we can start today by making vegan waffles.” — Annie & Dan Shannon from Mastering the Art of Vegan Cooking. I frickin’ LOVE this cookbook for so many...

June 12, 2015By 1 Comment

‘Beauty by Nature’ Book Review

When I first glanced at Beauty by Nature, I just assumed it was going to be another all-natural DIY beauty book. It is, to an extent, but it’s also a wonderful guide to better living, and it’s truly inspirational! I say this knowing...

April 9, 2015By 4 Comments

‘Skin Cleanse’ Book Review & Giveaway

As a huge proponent of natural skincare and DIY beauty products, I was mega stoked to discover that Adina Grigore, the founder of S.W. Basics, recently published Skin Cleanse, a guide to switching over to a healthy skincare regimen. In this...

February 26, 2015By 14 Comments

VBR’s Cruelty-Free Holiday Gift Guide: Books

So far on the blog, I’ve covered cruelty-free holiday gift ideas for the beauty gadget gurus & makeup and skincare junkies in your life, but don’t think I’ve forgotten about all of you compassionate, beloved bookworms!...

December 16, 2014By Leave A Comment!

VBR Cookbook Rave: ‘Appetite for Reduction’

I know it may seem like all I ever eat are vegan cookies and pancakes, but every once in awhile, I feel like I need to keep my lady lumps in check. And it’s times like these, I whip out my copy of Isa Chandra’s Appetite for Reduction...

August 13, 2014By 3 Comments

12 Must-Buy Vegan Cookbooks

Whether you’re a novice in the kitchen (guilty), a fan of hearty “meaty” dishes (guilty), a health nut (occasionally guilty), or a sugar fiend (hella guilty), there’s a vegan cookbook just for you! I’ve compiled...

July 18, 2014By 3 Comments

‘Eat to Live Cookbook’ Review

I’ve decided I’m NOT waiting until 2014 to resolve to get fitter, healthier, and acquire walnut-crushing butt cheeks (that’ll be another post). In an effort to jumpstart this healthier new me, I recently got my hands on a copy...

December 3, 2013By 2 Comments

‘The Karma Chow’ Cookbook Review

I was recently digging through my juicy collection of vegan cookbooks, when I decided to crack open The Karma Chow Ultimate Cookbook by Melissa Costello ($18.95). It’s easy to read and follow, and it’s full of colorful scrummy-lookin’...

September 4, 2013By Leave A Comment!

Sign up for Vegan Beauty Review