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11 NYC Thanksgiving Dine-Out Options

Dining out this Thanksgiving? Check out our list of 11 vegan-friendly NYC restaurant options for Thursday evening’s meal! (more…)

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Beyond Sushi Rolls Out The Flavor

Beyond Sushi Location: 229 E 14th St  New York, NY 10003 Reviewed By: Terry Chao  *** Whenever I hear the words “vegan” and “sushi” used in one sentence, I usually cringe in gut wrenching fear of what usually shows up on my plate: crumbly, tasteless rolls wrapped in mushy seaweed, with only cucumber or avocado as the filling. […]

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NYC Restaurants Serving Plant Based Goodness this Christmas and New Year (32 of them!)

      Company Open Dates, 2012 Angelica Kitchen Christmas Eve and New Years: regular menu Atlas Cafe Christmas: regular menu Bliss Cafe Christmas Eve and New Years: regular menu Blossom (187 9th Ave) New Years Eve: prix fixe menu $65 Buddha Bodhai Christmas and New Years: regular menu Cafe Blossom (41 Carmine St) New […]

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Help NYC Carriage Horses!

Legislative Update New York State Senator, Tony Avella, and New York Assemblymember, Linda B. Rosenthal, introduced the first-ever legislation (S.5013/A.7748) in the Spring of 2011, calling for a ban on horse-drawn carriages in New York City. These companion bills pending in the 2012 legislative session would amend New York City’s administrative code to prohibit horse-drawn […]

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NYC Animal Shelters Need YOU

Interested in volunteering at a local NYC animal shelter, but don’t know where to start? We’ve compiled this helpful list of shelters across all five boroughs. Now go and get your volunteer on! The animals can’t wait to meet you!  List Compiled By: Theresa Gavin BRONX Earth Angels Canine Rescue Emelinda Narvaez, founder of this […]

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Vegan Holiday Shop-Up Alert!

3 Vegan Shop-Ups in NYC For all of you New Yorkers looking for plant based holiday shopping bliss, look no further than the Vegan Holiday Shop-Up in Brooklyn! This year, there will be three shopping events at Pine Box Rock Shop: December 8th, 15th & the 22nd. Admission is FREE and the products are all […]

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Get Cool-a at Lula’s Sweet Apothecary

Lula’s Sweet Apothecary Location: 516 East 6th Street, New York, NY 10009 (Alphabet City) Reviewed By: Terry Chao  *** One step inside the quaint, retro-creamery that is Lula’s Sweet Apothecary, I was in love. Since my very first bite into a freshly scooped, double tier strawberry and mint chocolate-chip sugar cone 3 sweltering summers ago, I knew […]

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Altruism Topped with Cinnamon

The Seed would like to extend heartfelt thanks to our good friend, The Cinnamon Snail, for helping fellow New Yorkers in need after Hurricane Sandy’s reign. Last week, this incredible vegan food truck jumped into action and provided meals and electrical charging stations in the most devastated of NYC neighborhoods. So many affected people were […]

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The Seed: In The News — MFA’s INSPIRED Event with Russell Simmons

The Seed was a proud sponsor of Mercy For Animals’s INSPIRED event, honoring music and business mogul Russell Simmons for his extraordinary animal advocacy efforts in New York City on Saturday, November 3rd. Read more on MFA’s blog here: http://www.mfablog.org/2012/11/photos-mfas-inspired-event-in-new-york-city-honors-russell-simmons.html The event was also featured in the Wall St Journal: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203846804578099201882974988.html In VegNews magazine: http://vegnews.com/articles/page.do?pageId=5131&catId=5 And on Russell’s website Global […]

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Natural Disaster Survival Kit (Vegan-Style!)

Our hearts go out to all who have suffered, and are still suffering, in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. With the help of our wonderful social media followers, we have assembled recommendations for a Natural Disaster Survival Kit made specifically for vegans! Be sure to stock up on the following items before Mother Nature strikes […]

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