Meet my most recent foster, Day-Day. He is truly a dream dog in every way. I cannot say enough good things about him. However, I never would have known the amazingness of Day-Day had I only judged him from our first meeting at the shelter. This little guy reminded me of such an important life lesson about judgment, stress, and the power of love…… Read More The Amazing Day-Day
Meet my new foster, Oliver. If you follow Animal Haven on Instagram then you’ve probably already seen the very graphic and disturbing image of the injuries he sustained before being rescued. He was found bloody, with his left eyeball almost completely out of his head. We can’t know for sure what happened to him, since he came… Read More Meet Oliver
Today I’m sharing 11 of my favorite inspiring instagram accounts. These accounts inspire me every single day. I’ve been lucky enough to meet many of the ladies behind these accounts in person, and the ones I haven’t met yet I’ve been lucky enough to communicate with, and they are all super sweet, kind-hearted individuals. Each of them in… Read More 11 Inspiring Instagram Accounts To Follow Today
I am so happy to share that Chandler, the senior dog I posted about last week, has been adopted!! She is now living happily in her new home with her new mama. And in addition to the amazing fact that we all got this pup out of the shelter so fast, there was a great lesson in… Read More Chandler Update: Adopted!!
[Photo credit: Striking Paws] [UPDATE: I AM HAPPY TO REPORT THAT SINCE POSTING HER STORY OUR SWEET CHANDLER HAS BEEN ADOPTED AND IS ENJOYING LIFE IN HER NEW HOME!] Fourteen year old Chandler desperately needs our help. This sweet senior dog is currently up for adoption at Animal Haven in NYC and no one has… Read More PLEASE HELP THIS SENIOR DOG!
When I first sat down to write this post I intended for it to be a Valentine’s Day gift guide. However, as I continued to write, it began to morph into something else. I realized I had a different message all together that I wanted to share for this upcoming Valentine’s Day. While Valentine’s Day can be sweet and… Read More Share the Love a Little Differently this Valentine’s Day
I’m always impressed when I hear of celebs who follow the plant-based lifestyle. One thing I find so interesting about celebrities & public figures eating plant-based diets is that these people, because of their fame, have access to the best physicians, teachers and information out there…and given all the resources they have access to, they choose to cut animal products out… Read More Plant-Based Eating: Celebrity Style
Hello 2015! One of my goals this year is to share more details with you all about the connections between health, healing and plant-based eating. Because after all, it was the interconnectedness of those three things that led me to adopt a plant-based diet myself. So, to begin, here is my list of absolute must see… Read More MUST SEE + MUST READ in 2015 for a Healthier You!
Sometimes there are words so powerful, so eloquently strung together and so capable of evoking change, that they have the power to alter even our most ingrained beliefs about the world and how it works. Similar to the way a breathtakingly beautiful sunset can stop us in our tracks with its enormous and overwhelming presence, causing us to… Read More Looking at Things a Little Differently: Animals & Us
It’s hard for me to put into words exactly what it felt like to visit the 9/11 Memorial Site, especially tonight, of all nights. Those grounds house a palpable sadness and pain that weigh heavy on the heart. But amongst the sadness, there also lives an awe-inspiring beauty that absolutely took my breath away. There is beauty in the… Read More Goodnight New York