Tips and tricks for eating out as a vegan

Dining in restaurants can be challenging when you're avoiding animal products.


It’s been a crazy week for fights over abortion and sandwiches

One of the most infuriating things a man can say to a woman is “make me a sandwich.” I mean, what even is a sandwich?

When a Whole Foods or Trader Joe’s moves in, there goes the neighborhood

Fancy grocery stores drive up housing prices and drive out low-income residents.

Contain Your Excitement

What kind of to-go containers should I use at my new restaurant?

A budding eco-restaurateur wonders what her options are for to-go containers, so advice maven Umbra Fisk pulls up a seat at La Table du Leftovers.


Is that snow in your yard safe to eat?

Soot? Pesticides? What’s a snow cream fan to do?


Why is ethanol-loving Iowa embracing ethanol-hating Ted Cruz?

Opposing ethanol in Iowa used to be the touch of death. Not anymore.

8 quick tips for cutting lunchtime waste

Lunch doesn't have to be the most wasteful meal of the day.


Danish children learn about life and death through lion dissection

In Denmark, public dissections are considered valuable education opportunities.

Angry moms get gun-toters booted from Whole Foods

These women didn't let openly carried firearms stand between them and organic asparagus water.