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  • 00:34

    Vegan Thanksgiving Recipes Made Easy!

    in Food

    Today Laura Theodore, the Jazzy Vegetarian will share a fabulous vegan Thanksgiving recipe and her best tips for an eco-chic table! The we’ll welcome YummyPlants.com founder, Rebecca Gilbert to share how you can easily entertain in plant-based style this Thanksgiving and we’ll announce the winner of It's Easy to Start Eating Vegan! Yummy Plants 101, plus Jazzy Vegetarian Classics and the Veducated DVD! SEASON FOUR of Jazzy Vegetarian premieres on the CREATE NETWORK on December 11, 2014 and is full of celebrity guests and celebratory meals! Check local listings near you. Looking for the perfect holiday gift? Autographed copies of Laura Theodore’s cookbooks are now available! Rebecca is a former competitive figure skater whose switch to a vegan diet healed her chronic joint pain.  She founded the Yummy Plants vegan community to help provide support for people transitioning to a vegan diet and she is known for her talk: The Yummy Plants 101: Easy Transition Tips to a Vegan Diet.   Rebecca has been a featured speaker at Vegfest events including the NYC Vegetarian Food Festival, Vegetarian Summerfest, Paris Vegan Day, and universities.

  • 00:32

    Vegan Recipes to Celebrate July 4th!

    in Food

    Today Laura Theodore, the Jazzy Vegetarian will welcome YummyPlants.com founder, Rebecca Gilbert to share how you can easily entertain in “plant-based style” this July 4th weekend and to talk about her fabulous new book: It's Easy to Start Eating Vegan! YUMMY PLANTS 101. Rebecca Gilbert is a former competitive figure skater whose switch to a vegan diet healed her chronic joint pain.  She founded the Yummy Plants vegan community to help provide support and comraderie for people transitioning to a vegan diet.  She is known for her talk The Yummy Plants 101: Easy Transition Tips to a Vegan Diet.  Her presentation includes information on easy egg and dairy substitutions, ideas for stocking a vegan pantry, and suggestions for making a vegan diet workable in our lives both inside and outside of the house. Rebecca has been a featured speaker at Vegfest events including the NYC Vegetarian Food Festival, Vegetarian Summerfest, Paris Vegan Day, and universities.


     


     


     

  • 00:30

    Vegan Labor Day Recipes with Laura Theodore

    in Food

    Today award-winning television host, popular cookbook author and vegan chef Laura Theodore, the Jazzy Vegetarian will share her fabulous vegan Labor Day menu and then chat with Stephanie Feldstein who is the Director of the Population and Sustainability program at the Center for Biological Diversity, to share about the Extinction-free BBQ! Laura Theodore’s cookbooks Jazzy Vegetarian Classics and Jazzy Vegetarian are available. SEASON FOUR of Jazzy Vegetarian premieres on September 1, 2014 - full of celebrity guests and celebratory meals! Stephanie Feldstein's work highlights and addresses threats to endangered species and wild places from runaway human population growth and overconsumption. Stephanie holds a bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan in creative writing and has more than 15 years of experience in animal rescue and advocacy.


     


     

  • 00:33

    Vegan Weeknight Recipes Made Easy

    in Food

    Today Laura Theodore, the Jazzy Vegetarian focuses on easy-peasy, plant-based recipes for quick and delicious weeknight meals.  Then she’ll welcome singer-songwriter and vegetarian Laura Cheadle to chat about her music and more! Laura Theodore’s cookbooks are now available, including the new book: Jazzy Vegetarian Classics! Laura Cheadle, has four successful albums out. Ms. Cheadle has opened for The Jonas Brothers, Spin Doctors, Garland Jeffreys, John Oates/Hall and Oates, and Average White Band amoung others. Cheadle has been featured on ABC “TUNED IN" segment and NBC 10. Her music has been featured on the Hit Radio Station 93.7 where she was voted as "Best Female Singer of 2009" and "Best Female Artist of 2010." Because of her active charity work, Laura was named a "Super Woman of South Jersey" in South Jersey Magazine. Laura recently appeared and performed on the NBC 10!

  • 00:34

    Grilling Vegan Style: 125 Fired-Up Recipes

    in Cooking

    If you love to barbecue but want to eat plant based foods, you will not be disappointed with John Schlimms latest best-selling book, Grilling Vegan Style: 125 Fired-Up Recipes to Turn Every Bite into a Backyard BBQ! John serves up backyard cooking and entertaining like never before. Running the gamut from plant-based appetizers, salads, sides, kabobs, and burgers to main dishes, desserts, and, of course, cocktails, John Schlimm also demonstrates the art of grilling faux meats, with key info on everything you need for proper heat and the best taste. With color photographs throughout, this cookbook ensures that the magic of a summer barbecue or a night around the campfire can ignite your taste buds all year long. In this segment of The Organic View Radio Show, host, June Stoyer talks to best-selling vegan author, John Schlimm, about his tips and techniques for grilling as featured in his latest book, Grilling Vegan Style! Please tune in each week to The Organic View and visit podcast.theorganicview.com to subscribe to TheOrganicView's OFFICIAL RSS feed! If you are not able to hear out latest shows, please resubscribe on iTunes. Please also subscribe to our new Youtube channel for our latest interviews. Stay tuned! Today's show is brought to you by Eden Foods the most trusted name in certified organic clean food! Shop online at EdenFoods.com and enter the coupon code “ORGVIEW” when prompted during checkout to receive 20% OFF any regularly priced items (excluding cases). For other promotional offers, please visit TheOrganicView.com’s website.

  • 00:29

    A Vegan Novel - "Off the Reservation" - with Glen Merzer

    in Food

    Today Laura Theodore the Jazzy Vegetarian welcomes Glen Merzer who is an author, playwright, and screenwriter - to discuss his recent novel, Off the Reservation - a comic narrative about a quirky vegan congressman who undertakes an unconventional quest for the presidency; actor Jason Alexander called it “as politically savvy and poetically literate a book as I have read in a long while…. a completely gorgeous and rewarding experience.” 


    Signed copies of Laura Theodore’s Cookbooks and the Best of Jazzy Vegetarian DVD are available at jazzyvegetarian.com and Jazzy Vegetarian on Public television continues to air nationally – check local listings for airings in your area.


    ABOUT GLEN MERZER:  Glen began his career in book-writing as co-author, with Howard Lyman, of Mad Cowboy (Scribner, 1998) and No More Bull! (Scribner, 2005).  Merzer is also co-author of Unprocessed (2011), by Chef AJ; Food over Medicine (BenBella Books, 2013), with Pam Popper; and Better Than Vegan (BenBella Books, 2013), with Chef Del Sroufe. Merzer has had dozens of productions of his plays staged throughout the country, including two productions that toured to the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C.  Three of his plays have been published by Samuel French. Merzer is currently at work on a children’s book and his next novel.

  • 00:50

    Living Vegan - Recipes

    in Food


    Living Vegan is a trend spreading across this country.  Many have questions about the wisdom and application of this eating lifestyle.  Is it healthy?  Should children be eating vegan too?  Isn’t it hard to find food to eat when you are limited to vegan foods. What is VEGAN? 


    Our guest is the perfect person to answers these and other questions as he is a voice of medical authority and practices being vegan personally, Dr. John Westerdahl (Nutritionist, Registered Dietitian, Health Scientist/Health Educator, Master Herbalist, Author, Director of the Bragg Health Institute). He has devoted his life to teaching people how to achieve optimal health and longevity through a healthy plant-based and vegan diet.


    Co-Host, Kathy Siegel RD (Nutrition Babes) and I will be digging into the pros and cons of Living Vegan with Dr. Westerdahl in our Family Food Experts Kitchen. Look forward to some mouth-watering recipes you will want to serve your family, whether you are wholly vegan or not!


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    www.FamilyFoodExperts.com
    www.KidKritics.com

  • 00:32

    Musically Inspired Vegan Recipes

    in Food

    Today, Laura Theodore, the Jazzy Vegetarian will chat with popular pianist and vegetarian Sarah Jane Cion, was the 1st Place Winner of the internationally acclaimed 17th Annual Great American Jazz Piano Competition judged by Horace Silver, Kenny Barron and Ellis Marsalis. We’ll chat about her music, recipes and commitment to a vegetarian diet for the past 28 years. All month, Laura Theodore, the Jazzy Vegetarian is celebrating the September 17th release of her new book Jazzy Vegetarian Classics: Vegan Twists on American Family Favorites and the BIG September 19th premiere of Jazzy Vegetarian Season 3 on the CREATE channel all across the country. About Sarah Jane Cion: Sarah has performed with Clark Terry, Etta Jones, Anita O’Day, Bucky Pizzarelli, and Marion McPartland, among others. Cion played in the Kennedy Center Mary Lou WIlliams Women in Jazz Festival her three CDs include Summer Night, featuring saxophonist Michael Brecker, Moon Song, among the top selling modern jazz albums in Japan, and Indeed! with Antonio Hart. Her music is currently featured on the ABC TV daytime drama All My Children.

  • 01:03

    The Vegan Artist

    in Health

    Join Cherise, George and Scott with special guest LeeAnn Thill, MA, ATR-BC, LPC, vegan that happens to have type 1 diabetes.


    Bio:


    Lee Ann Thill is known to the DOC as a diabetes blogger and leader of diabetes community art projects, but since transitioning to a vegan lifestyle in 2013, her work as an activist and academic has been shifting and expanding. She has been exploring the relationships between veganism, intersectional justice, art, and diabetes. 


    Lee Ann has achieved a new level of health and happiness following a vegan lifestyle. In addition to her academic inquiry, she is excited to answer questions about going vegan, address common misunderstandings about veganism, and offer support to people who are interested in transitioning.


    She is a registered board-certified art therapist and Pennsylvania licensed professional counselor, doctoral student, professor of art therapy, artist, and volunteer with Peace Advocacy Network and Catskill Animal Sanctuary. Lee Ann has had type 1 diabetes since 1978.


    Social media contacts:


    www.avocadosandglitter.com - Personal blog. Content is varied.


    @theveganartist on Twitter

  • 01:53

    Let's talk recipes and honey

    in Lifestyle

    I LOVE recipes! I have a whole shelf dedicated to recipes books. My pinterest mostly full of recipes I plan to try. So lets make my obsession into something interactive and FUN!


    I will also be talking about the great uses of Honey and begin to talk about color therapy.


    Join me in what I hope is a fun filled broadcast <3

  • 00:10

    Top Tips To Lose Weight By Vegan Diet

    in Nutrition

    Once you choose to go vegan and lose weight, you are making an overall lifestylechange. This means that you will need to learn how to make the vegan lifestyle work for you. It isn't that hard to do, but there are a few helpful tips to know, especially when incorporating a vegan lifestyle to facilitate weight loss. Tune in 4/15 at noon ET to find out more.