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Food for Thought: The Joys and Benefits of Living Vegan Podcast

Food for Thought: The Joys and Benefits of Living Vegan Podcast

Food for Thought: The Joys and Benefits of Living Vegan Podcast

333 podcast episodes


Emphasizing the fact that being vegan is a means rather than an end in itself, the Food for Thought podcast addresses all aspects of eating and living compassionately and healthfully, including living zero waste! Each episode addresses commonly asked questions about being vegan, including those regarding animal protection, food, cooking, eating, and nutrition — and debunks the myths surrounding these issues. Hosted by bestselling author Colleen Patrick-Goudreau, Food for Thought has been changing lives for over a dozen years. Learn more at JoyfulVegan.com.

Episodes1 - 10 of 333 episodes


Plastic-Free July: How to Reduce Your Plastic Use

Don't worry if you didn't plan on making some changes this month. I've got you covered....

18 minutes
Jul 01, 2021

The Problem with Zoos

What is the problem with zoos if they support conservation efforts, save endangered spe...

15 minutes
Jun 25, 2021

Keep Flowers Not Bees — How to Save Bees without Eating Honey

There are more than 25,000 bee species globally, but when most people think about "savi...

53 minutes
May 28, 2021

Zero Waste: What to Do About Catalogs, Junk Mail, and Envelopes with Plastic Windows

What is one of the biggest culprits hindering the “zero” part of my zero-waste journey?...

40 minutes
May 05, 2021

A Kindness of Ravens: Words from Our Black-Feathered Friends

Ravens, the most intelligent of all birds, live deep in our consciousness and language....

35 minutes
Apr 16, 2021

Time is Passing. How Do You Want to Spend It?

"I wish this hadn't happened in my time." "So do all who live to see such times, but th...

21 minutes
Apr 02, 2021

When to Use (and Not Use) the Word Vegan — REBROADCAST

One of my goals has always been to take the word "vegan" out of the box called "vegan."...

38 minutes
Mar 19, 2021

Foods Easter and Passover — Honoring Tradition AND Our Values (Re-broadcast)

Food-related rituals, particularly those involving animals, are likely to be so revered...

24 minutes
Mar 12, 2021

World Vegan Travel (Bonus Episode)

Listen to my conversation with World Vegan Travel founder about how joyful and abundant...

89 minutes
Mar 11, 2021

Jim Crow and Zip Coon: The Animals in Racial Stereotypes

Jim Crow has become such a familiar term — as in Jim Crow Laws or the Jim Crow South or...

33 minutes
Mar 05, 2021